Georgia (country)

Georgia[1]
საქართველო
Sakartvelo
Coat of arms of Georgia (country)
Coat of arms
Motto: Dzala ertobashia (ძალა ერთობაშია)
(English: "Strength is in Unity")
Anthem: Tavisupleba (თავისუფლება)
(English: "Freedom")
Location of Georgia (country)
Capital
and largest city
Tbilisi
Official languagesGeorgian[2]
Other languages[3]
Ethnic groups (2002)83.8% Georgian,
6.5% Azeri,
5.7% Armenian,
1.5% Russian,
2.5% others[3]
DemonymGeorgian
GovernmentUnitary semi-presidential republic
Giorgi Margvelashvili
Mamuka Bakhtadze
Modern Statehood
May 26, 1918
• 
February 25, 1921
• Independence from the Soviet Union Declared
Finalized
April 9, 1991
December 25, 1991
Area
• 
69,700 km2 (26,900 sq mi) (120th)
Population
• 2010 estimate
4,636,400[4] (121st)
• Density
68.1/km2 (176.4/sq mi) (144th)
GDP (PPP)2010 estimate
• Total
$22.443 billion[5]
• Per capita
$5,114[5]
GDP (nominal)2010 estimate
• Total
$11.665 billion[5]
• Per capita
$2,658[5]
HDI (2010)Increase 0.698[6]
medium · 74th
CurrencyLari (ლ) (GEL)
Time zoneUTC (UTC+4)
• Summer (DST)
not observed (UTC+4)
Drives on theright
Calling code995
ISO 3166 codeGE
Internet TLD.ge

Georgia is a country in Eastern Europe.[7][8] It is on the coast of the Black Sea. During 1991-1995 its full name was the Republic of Georgia but since 1995 it is Georgia as written in the Constitution. Before, it was part of the Soviet Union, but now it is an independent republic. The capital city is Tbilisi. Its population is almost 5 million.

Geography

A map of Georgia

Georgia is next to the countries of Russia, Turkey, Armenia and Azerbaijan. It also has a coast on the Black Sea. It lies at the edge of Europe and Asia.

Georgia has many mountains. Its highest point is 5,048 m above sea level. The mountains running through Georgia are called the Caucasus Mountains.

Highest mountain in Georgia is Mount Shkhara at 5,068 m. The coastline of Georgia is 310 km long. Georgia has about 25,000 rivers. Largest river is the Mtkvari.

The capital of Georgia is called Tbilisi.

Other Languages
Acèh: Georgia
Адыгэбзэ: Хъырцей
адыгабзэ: Хъырцые
Afrikaans: Georgië
Alemannisch: Georgien
አማርኛ: ጂዮርጂያ
Ænglisc: Georgia (land)
Аҧсшәа: Қырҭтәыла
العربية: جورجيا
aragonés: Cheorchia
armãneashti: Georgia
asturianu: Xeorxa
Avañe'ẽ: Georgia
авар: Хъизихъ
azərbaycanca: Gürcüstan
تۆرکجه: گورجیستان
Bahasa Banjar: Jorjiya
Bân-lâm-gú: Gruzia
башҡортса: Грузия
беларуская: Грузія
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Грузія
Bikol Central: Georgya
български: Грузия
Boarisch: Georgien
bosanski: Gruzija
brezhoneg: Jorjia
буряад: Гүржи
català: Geòrgia
Чӑвашла: Грузи
Cebuano: Heyorhiya
čeština: Gruzie
Chavacano de Zamboanga: Georgia
chiShona: Georgia
chiTumbuka: Georgia
corsu: Georgia
Cymraeg: Georgia
dansk: Georgien
davvisámegiella: Georgia
Deutsch: Georgien
ދިވެހިބަސް: ޖޯޖިޔާ (ޤައުމު)
dolnoserbski: Georgiska
डोटेली: जर्जिया
ཇོང་ཁ: ཇཽ་ཇཱ
eesti: Gruusia
Ελληνικά: Γεωργία
español: Georgia
Esperanto: Kartvelio
estremeñu: Geólgia
euskara: Georgia
eʋegbe: Georgia
فارسی: گرجستان
Fiji Hindi: Georgia
føroyskt: Georgia (land)
français: Géorgie (pays)
Frysk: Georgje
Fulfulde: Jorjiya
Gaeilge: An tSeoirsia
Gagauz: Gruziya
Gàidhlig: A' Chairtbheil
galego: Xeorxia
ГӀалгӀай: Гуржехье
गोंयची कोंकणी / Gõychi Konknni: जॉर्जिया
客家語/Hak-kâ-ngî: Gruzia
Hausa: Georgia
Hawaiʻi: Keokia
հայերեն: Վրաստան
hornjoserbsce: Georgiska
hrvatski: Gruzija
Ido: Gruzia
বিষ্ণুপ্রিয়া মণিপুরী: জর্জিয়া (রাষ্ট্র)
Bahasa Indonesia: Georgia
interlingua: Georgia (pais)
Interlingue: Georgia
íslenska: Georgía
italiano: Georgia
עברית: גאורגיה
Basa Jawa: Géorgia
kalaallisut: Georgia
ಕನ್ನಡ: ಜಾರ್ಜಿಯ
Kapampangan: Georgya
къарачай-малкъар: Гюрджю
ქართული: საქართველო
kaszëbsczi: Grëzóńskô
қазақша: Грузия
kernowek: Pow Grouzi
Kinyarwanda: Geworugiya
Kiswahili: Georgia
коми: Грузия
Kongo: Georgia
Kreyòl ayisyen: Jeoji
kurdî: Gurcistan
Кыргызча: Грузия
кырык мары: Грузи
لۊری شومالی: گورجستان
latgaļu: Gruzeja
Latina: Georgia
latviešu: Gruzija
Lëtzebuergesch: Georgien
лезги: Гуржистан
lietuvių: Gruzija
Ligure: Zorzia
Limburgs: Georgië
lingála: Zolozi
Lingua Franca Nova: Sacartvelo
Livvinkarjala: Gruuzii
lumbaart: Georgia
magyar: Grúzia
मैथिली: जर्जिया
македонски: Грузија
Malagasy: Jeorjia
Malti: Ġeorġja
Māori: Hōria
मराठी: जॉर्जिया
მარგალური: საქორთუო
مصرى: جيورجيا
مازِرونی: گرجستون
Bahasa Melayu: Republik Georgia
Baso Minangkabau: Georgia
Mìng-dĕ̤ng-ngṳ̄: Gruzia
мокшень: Грузие
монгол: Гүрж
Dorerin Naoero: Djiordjiya
Nederlands: Georgië
Nedersaksies: Georgië
नेपाल भाषा: जर्जिया
Napulitano: Georgia
нохчийн: Гуьржийчоь
Nordfriisk: Georgien
Norfuk / Pitkern: Jorja
norsk: Georgia
norsk nynorsk: Georgia
Novial: Georgia
олык марий: Грузий
ଓଡ଼ିଆ: ଜର୍ଜିଆ
Oromoo: Ji'oorjiyaa
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Gruziya
Pangasinan: Georgia
پنجابی: جارجیا
Papiamentu: Georgia
پښتو: گرجستان
Patois: Jaajia
Piemontèis: Geòrgia
Tok Pisin: Georgia
Plattdüütsch: Georgien
polski: Gruzja
Ποντιακά: Γρουζία
português: Geórgia
Qaraqalpaqsha: Gruziya
qırımtatarca: Gürcistan
română: Georgia
Runa Simi: Kartulsuyu
русиньскый: Ґрузія
русский: Грузия
саха тыла: Грузия
ᱥᱟᱱᱛᱟᱲᱤ: ᱡᱚᱨᱡᱤᱭᱟ
Gagana Samoa: Siaosia (Atunuu)
संस्कृतम्: जार्जिया (देशः)
sardu: Georgia
Seeltersk: Georgien
shqip: Gjeorgjia
sicilianu: Giorgia
سنڌي: جارجيا
SiSwati: IJojiya
slovenčina: Gruzínsko
slovenščina: Gruzija
словѣньскъ / ⰔⰎⰑⰂⰡⰐⰠⰔⰍⰟ: Гєѡргїꙗ
ślůnski: Gruzyjo
Soomaaliga: Joorjiya (wadan)
کوردی: گورجستان
српски / srpski: Грузија
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Gruzija
Basa Sunda: Géorgia
suomi: Georgia
svenska: Georgien
Taqbaylit: Jurjya
татарча/tatarça: Гөрҗистан
tetun: Jeórjia
тоҷикӣ: Гурҷистон
ᏣᎳᎩ: ᏣᎠᏥᎢ
Türkçe: Gürcistan
Türkmençe: Gürjüstan
удмурт: Грузия
українська: Грузія
اردو: جارجیا
ئۇيغۇرچە / Uyghurche: گرۇزىيە
Vahcuengh: Gruzia
vèneto: Zorzania
vepsän kel’: Gruzii
Tiếng Việt: Gruzia
Volapük: Grusiyän
Võro: Gruusia
文言: 格魯吉亞
West-Vlams: Georgië
Wolof: Jeoorji
吴语: 格鲁吉亚
Xitsonga: Georgia
ייִדיש: גרוזיע
Yorùbá: Georgia
粵語: 格魯吉亞
Zazaki: Gurcıstan
Zeêuws: Georhië
žemaitėška: Grozėjė
中文: 格鲁吉亚