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Central Asia

Key Facts

Area 4,003,400 km2 (1,545,721 sq mi)[1]
Population 64,746,854[2]
Density 15 /km2 (39 /sq mi)

  • Kazakhstan
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Tajikistan
  • Turkmenistan
  • Uzbekistan

Nominal GDP (2009) $ 166 Billion
GDP per capita (2009) $ 2,700

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