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Protection & Enforcement of IPRs in Tajikistan

Republic of Tajikistan
Tajik: Ҷумҳурии Тоҷикистон, romanizedJumhurii Tojikiston
Russian: Республика Таджикистан, romanizedRespublika Tadjikistan
Anthem: Суруди Миллӣ
Surudi Milli
(English: "National Anthem")
Location of Tajikistan (green)
Location of Tajikistan (green)
Capital
and largest city
Dushanbe
38°33′N 68°48′E / 38.550°N 68.800°E / 38.550; 68.800
Official languagesTajik (state)
Russian[1] (interethnic)
Spoken languages
Ethnic groups
(2010[2])
Religion
Demonym(s)Tajikistani[4]
Tajik[5]
GovernmentUnitary dominant-party presidential constitutional republic
• President
Emomali Rahmon
Kokhir Rasulzoda
• Chairman of the Majlisi Milli
Rustam Emomali
LegislatureSupreme Assembly
National Assembly
Assembly of Representatives
Formation
819
27 October 1924
5 December 1929
• Independence from the USSR
9 September 1991
21 December 1991
• Recognized
26 December 1991
• Admitted to the UN
2 March 1992
6 November 1994
Area
• Total
143,100 km2 (55,300 sq mi)[6][7][8] (94th)
• Water (%)
1.8
Population
• 2020 estimate
9,537,645[9] (96th[10])
• Density
48.6/km2 (125.9/sq mi) (155th)
GDP (PPP)2018 estimate
• Total
$30.547 billion[11] (132nd)
• Per capita
$3,354[11] (155th)
GDP (nominal)2018 estimate
• Total
$7.350 billion[11] (147th)
• Per capita
$807[11] (164th)
Gini (2015)34[12]
medium
HDI (2019)Increase 0.668[13]
medium · 125th
CurrencySomoni (TJS)
Time zoneUTC+5 (TJT)
Driving sideright
Calling code+992
ISO 3166 codeTJ
Internet TLD.tj
  1. Russian has the status of an official language through its use as the official interethnic language as cited in the Constitution of Tajikistan.[14]

Tajikistan

Tajikistan, officially the Republic of Tajikistan, is a landlocked country in Central Asia. It has an area of 143,100 km2 (55,300 sq mi) and an estimated population of 9,537,645 people. Its capital and largest city is Dushanbe. It is bordered by Afghanistan to the south, Uzbekistan to the west, Kyrgyzstan to the north and China to the east. The traditional homelands of the Tajik people include present-day Tajikistan as well as parts of Afghanistan and Uzbekistan.