NAM COUNTRY: MONGOLIA

MONGOLIA


Quick Facts

Official Name

Mongolia

Location Nation in East Asia, bounded on the north by Russia and on the east, south, and west by China. The country, sometimes called by its former name, Outer Mongolia
Capital Ulaanbaatar
Population

2,751,314

Religion

Indigenous beliefs (31%), Tibetan Buddhist [Lamaist](23%), Atheist (9%), Muslim (5%), Nonreligious (30%) and others (2%)

Languages

Khalkha Mongolian (90%), Turkic, Russian, English, other Mongolian dialects (10%)

National Holiday

Independence Day/Revolution Day, 11 July (1921)

Government

mixed parliamentary / presidential

Head of State

President Nambaryn Enkhbayar

Legal System

Unicameral legislature

Currency

Tugrik (Tug)

Import Partners

Russia, China, South Korea, Japan, and Germany

Export Partners China, United States, Russia, South Korea, and Italy

President Nambaryn Enkhbayar

Prime Minister Miyeegombo Enkhbold