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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)

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From @sqorgar on Mon Feb 20 01:25:15 EST 2017 @fidgetwidget Countries like Iran wouldn't exist without it. The flow of religion, trade, and mixing of nationalities changed fundamentally
From @irandilemma on Mon Feb 20 01:25:15 EST 2017 Iran offers dialog with Arabs on 'anxieties' https://t.co/kFY3KfTwbo
From @ArcheoScience on Mon Feb 20 01:25:13 EST 2017 Arqueólogos iraníes descubren los restos de un 'hombre gigante ... - Hispan TV (Comunicado? https://t.co/ymq5h8djHr
From @besoyepirozi on Mon Feb 20 01:25:11 EST 2017 ?????? ?? ?? ?????? ?????? (11): «?? ?? ?????? ???????» #iran #????? #Irannews #FreeIran #Iran #1988Massacre...? https://t.co/1PYAsCGI0L
From @Karimkarey on Mon Feb 20 01:25:09 EST 2017 RT @spectatorindex: Graduates in science, technology, engineering and maths in 2016. (millions) China: 4.7 India: 2.6 US: 0.56 Russia: 0.5?
From @higherthought15 on Mon Feb 20 01:25:09 EST 2017 Misconceptions about #ImamMehdi in the West & the True Concept of Imam Mehdi #ImamMahdi https://t.co/LyL1u3cXNt #Israel #Iran #DonaldTrump
From @margo94 on Mon Feb 20 01:25:09 EST 2017 RT @IMPL0RABLE: #TheResistance #ImpeachTrump Trump is building up the military. Trump said "I love war". Trump has put Iran 'on notice'. T?
From @Margojs on Mon Feb 20 01:25:07 EST 2017 RT @DailyCaller: Report: Obama Allies Worked Behind Scenes To Discredit Flynn, Save Iran Deal https://t.co/1OJ9Z0iZpE https://t.co/KrdKcIvb?
From @engrMoeen on Mon Feb 20 01:25:06 EST 2017 RT @ShireenMazari1: KSA-Israel partnership against Iran? So much for Ummah and support for the rightful cause of Palestine!
From @chadi777 on Mon Feb 20 01:25:06 EST 2017 RT @LDDC_info: Iran-Palestine 4. Plus amusant encore c'était de voir Munich Liberman succéder au MAE saoudien Jubeir pour défendre le même?
From @malikth8geek on Mon Feb 20 01:25:04 EST 2017 RT @zjod52: #???? ? . . ???? ???? ???????? " ??? ????? #???????? ?? ????? ??? ???? #????? ??????? ????? ???? ????? ? #????? #Iran #?????
From @pauliittaa12 on Mon Feb 20 01:25:03 EST 2017 RT @Noe15_DH: "Las mujeres irán a la Luna, cuando haya que limpiarla" https://t.co/RqiNGSpEbg
From @chadi777 on Mon Feb 20 01:25:03 EST 2017 RT @LDDC_info: Iran-Palestine 5. Avec leur alliance publique avec Israël les Golfiens s'interdisent dorénavant de parler au nom des Palesti?
From @Ppanks_G on Mon Feb 20 01:25:00 EST 2017 RT @realAngeloGomez: Everyone saying #IamAMuslimToo needs to take a look at Iran after Sharia Law took over after their revolution. Islam=H?
From @Donpoole10 on Mon Feb 20 01:24:56 EST 2017 RT @realAngeloGomez: Everyone saying #IamAMuslimToo needs to take a look at Iran after Sharia Law took over after their revolution. Islam=H?