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Complete details about Iran in Asia with capital city Teheran

Country NameIran (Iran)
Country CodeIRN
Capital CityTeheran
ContinentAsia
RegionSouthern and Central Asia
Independence Year1906
Population67702000
Surface Area1648195.0
Life Expectancy69.7 years
GNP195746.0 (old 160151.0)
Government FormIslamic Republic

Spoken Languages

Arabic     (2.2%)
Azerbaijani     (16.8%)
Bakhtyari     (1.7%)
Balochi     (2.3%)
Gilaki     (5.3%)
Kurdish     (9.1%)
Luri     (4.3%)
Mazandarani     (3.6%)
Persian [official]     (45.7%)
Turkmenian     (1.6%)

Major Cities

Teheran, Teheran     (population 6758845)
Mashhad, Khorasan     (population 1887405)
Esfahan, Esfahan     (population 1266072)
Tabriz, East Azerbaidzan     (population 1191043)
Shiraz, Fars     (population 1053025)
Karaj, Teheran     (population 940968)
Ahvaz, Khuzestan     (population 804980)
Qom, Qom     (population 777677)
Kermanshah, Kermanshah     (population 692986)
Urmia, West Azerbaidzan     (population 435200)
Zahedan, Sistan va Baluchesta     (population 419518)
Rasht, Gilan     (population 417748)
Hamadan, Hamadan     (population 401281)
Kerman, Kerman     (population 384991)
Arak, Markazi     (population 380755)
Ardebil, Ardebil     (population 340386)
Yazd, Yazd     (population 326776)
Qazvin, Qazvin     (population 291117)
Zanjan, Zanjan     (population 286295)
Sanandaj, Kordestan     (population 277808)
Bandar-e-Abbas, Hormozgan     (population 273578)
Khorramabad, Lorestan     (population 272815)
Eslamshahr, Teheran     (population 265450)
Borujerd, Lorestan     (population 217804)
Abadan, Khuzestan     (population 206073)
Dezful, Khuzestan     (population 202639)
Kashan, Esfahan     (population 201372)
Sari, Mazandaran     (population 195882)
Gorgan, Golestan     (population 188710)
Najafabad, Esfahan     (population 178498)
Sabzevar, Khorasan     (population 170738)
Khomeynishahr, Esfahan     (population 165888)
Amol, Mazandaran     (population 159092)
Neyshabur, Khorasan     (population 158847)
Babol, Mazandaran     (population 158346)
Khoy, West Azerbaidzan     (population 148944)
Malayer, Hamadan     (population 144373)
Bushehr, Bushehr     (population 143641)
Qaemshahr, Mazandaran     (population 143286)
Qarchak, Teheran     (population 142690)
Qods, Teheran     (population 138278)
Sirjan, Kerman     (population 135024)
Bojnurd, Khorasan     (population 134835)
Maragheh, East Azerbaidzan     (population 132318)
Birjand, Khorasan     (population 127608)
Ilam, Ilam     (population 126346)
Bukan, West Azerbaidzan     (population 120020)
Masjed-e-Soleyman, Khuzestan     (population 116883)
Saqqez, Kordestan     (population 115394)
Gonbad-e Qabus, Mazandaran     (population 111253)
Saveh, Qom     (population 111245)
Mahabad, West Azerbaidzan     (population 107799)
Varamin, Teheran     (population 107233)
Andimeshk, Khuzestan     (population 106923)
Khorramshahr, Khuzestan     (population 105636)
Shahrud, Semnan     (population 104765)
Marv Dasht, Fars     (population 103579)
Zabol, Sistan va Baluchesta     (population 100887)
Shahr-e Kord, Chaharmahal va Bakht     (population 100477)
Bandar-e Anzali, Gilan     (population 98500)
Rafsanjan, Kerman     (population 98300)
Marand, East Azerbaidzan     (population 96400)
Torbat-e Heydariyeh, Khorasan     (population 94600)
Jahrom, Fars     (population 94200)
Semnan, Semnan     (population 91045)
Miandoab, West Azerbaidzan     (population 90100)
Qomsheh, Esfahan     (population 89800)

Iran's most recent News and Stories

Iran Tweets

From @tijeroam on Mon Mar 27 04:30:30 EDT 2017 RT @ICHRI: #Iran's Supreme Court has confirmed death sentence for 21-year-old Sina Deghani for insulting the Prophet Mohammad. #SaveSina ht?
From @is_with_me on Mon Mar 27 04:30:29 EDT 2017 @defencepk why is everyone acting as if Iran is a baby & doesn't know what to do and what not to do and wants to speak on his behalf.
From @TauKamfinsa on Mon Mar 27 04:30:28 EDT 2017 Tell them! https://t.co/0W66Mbsh0B
From @PaulStorteboom on Mon Mar 27 04:30:27 EDT 2017 RT @JPY_Kurdish: London: @TRobinsonNewEra vs Lefties who march for Islamists, ? similar to 1970s' Iran when Islamic dictatorship got the h?
From @ddbnews on Mon Mar 27 04:30:27 EDT 2017 https://t.co/Ndccb6Qfu0
From @ooyuzbusiness on Mon Mar 27 04:30:24 EDT 2017 15 US Companies Sanctioned by ... Iran.. Related Articles: https://t.co/9ex404jYmZ
From @malkii_m on Mon Mar 27 04:30:23 EDT 2017 RT @Talhassan: ???????? ????? ?? #Iran ??? #Iraq ???????? ?????? ?????? ?????? ?????? ??????? ???? ???? ??? ?? ???? ?????? ??????? ????? ???
From @tijeroam on Mon Mar 27 04:30:23 EDT 2017 RT @GLookathat: #SaveSina condamné a mort en #Iran pour blasphème ??? https://t.co/WCMadgWdWQ
From @hakan_aygun on Mon Mar 27 04:30:21 EDT 2017 ?ran D??i?leri'nden Erdo?an'a tepki - Gerçek Gündem https://t.co/QSlzd5DPVW
From @DefenceEurope on Mon Mar 27 04:30:20 EDT 2017 RT @Iran: Iran warns #Turkey against abusing humanitarian issues for politics https://t.co/EQpNhP3sca @RT_Erdogan https://t.co/2wv1V9F27T
From @WadeC99 on Mon Mar 27 04:30:19 EDT 2017 RT @SethAbramson: 12) Another VIP at the event was Iran-Contra figure Bud McFarlane, one of America's chief advocates for a bargain with Ru?
From @tijeroam on Mon Mar 27 04:30:17 EDT 2017 RT @arash_sobhani: Hard to believe that in 2017 a young man in Iran is sentenced to death for insulting a prophet! Barbaric! #SaveSina
From @Sh4Zk on Mon Mar 27 04:30:16 EDT 2017 RT @TehseenAbidi: @Sh4Zk @SNA110 @ProfOsinbajo @GeoffreyOnyeama @farooqkperogi @Iran @TeamConfronters @NGRSenate @KenRoth @JZarif @DrAShari?
From @lavidanomade on Mon Mar 27 04:30:14 EDT 2017 Iran souvenirs: the ultimate guide for shopping in Iran https://t.co/NLOgyzX8an by @angelacorrias #travel #mustseeiran
From @DonaldTrumpSim on Mon Mar 27 04:30:10 EDT 2017 Is President Obama working instead of going to Iran!