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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 @Girth4u on Sat Feb 23 09:56:23 EST 2019 @Iran Production of science? You mean heroin?
From @inasaz on Sat Feb 23 09:56:23 EST 2019 Wahabisme https://t.co/DAWW8Q6mhC
From @KRowan15 on Sat Feb 23 09:56:21 EST 2019 RT @AmbJohnBolton: Attempts by Russian gov. to intimidate Amb. Wallace & @UANI are unacceptable. If President Putin is serious about stabil?
From @AhmadAghababa on Sat Feb 23 09:56:18 EST 2019 RT @kasraNejat1: At #DcIranFreedomRally on March 8,19 supporting #Maryam_Rajavi 10 point plan for future of #Iran for freedom &democracy in?
From @BanachTaski on Sat Feb 23 09:56:18 EST 2019 Russia will be joined by several countries with their future invasion of Israel (Ezekiel 38-39). Two of those count? https://t.co/pQ0TcooBbi
From @Sasha_A_565 on Sat Feb 23 09:56:18 EST 2019 RT @DanielKRad: Next up. #Iran #Mall in #Tehran, one of the largest malls on the planet, is slowly coming together. The so-called #achaemen?
From @shamas06 on Sat Feb 23 09:56:18 EST 2019 @Ssshhhaaaaaaaaa @Iran Hahaha we can say Victorious B INDIA the fear on shittty face of all Indian Neighbours. Son? https://t.co/LOHjOIm0Nj
From @AhmadAghababa on Sat Feb 23 09:56:14 EST 2019 RT @womenncri: #Iran: Today, we see that the torturers and icons of corruption in the previous dictatorship are among the hirelings serving?
From @Mystifiedmum on Sat Feb 23 09:56:13 EST 2019 RT @Amandalavan1: 39 Days! Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe & Narges Mohammadi STILL denied critical medical care after #UN Experts called on #Ira?
From @EarlsfieldGirl on Sat Feb 23 09:56:11 EST 2019 @Jamin2g In fairness to Corbyn he has always been very principled about only being interviewed by state propaganda? https://t.co/xHZNqc1wOZ
From @928d3440c2e54bf on Sat Feb 23 09:56:11 EST 2019 RT @AmbJohnBolton: Time is almost up. After 2 yrs with no progress, the Financial Action Task Force agreed to re-impose first major financi?
From @AhmadAghababa on Sat Feb 23 09:56:11 EST 2019 RT @womenncri: #Iran?s history has always seen the complicity of kings and the clergy to instate tyranny and oppression. The accomplices ha?
From @EspinozaJaviere on Sat Feb 23 09:56:11 EST 2019 RT @AmbJohnBolton: Attempts by Russian gov. to intimidate Amb. Wallace & @UANI are unacceptable. If President Putin is serious about stabil?
From @manufactmirror on Sat Feb 23 09:56:11 EST 2019 Hijabs & Harassment: How Iran Soured Its 'Sisters' On The Revolution https://t.co/APZu5WR0Sp
From @FiddleSmith9 on Sat Feb 23 09:56:08 EST 2019 RT @polishprincessh: She is a traitor to our country & the oath she swore to serve & protect. Where was the outrage when Obama sent a plane?