Syria

Major cities : Damascus (Capital).
Available Information : Head of state, Religion, Number of inhabitants, Area, Gross domestic product, Inflation, Map, Weather and Climate.

Syria Information

ISO 3166-1SY - SYR - 760
NATO country codeSY - SYR
FIPS 10-4 codeSY
IOC CodeSYR
Continent /
Syria CapitalDamascus
Name of the inhabitantsSyrian
Motto
Syria National anthemHomat el Diyar
Syria National Day17 April
Syria Currency Syrian pound (SYP)
Syria 10 %
Syria Calling code+963
Syria Country domain code .sy
Syria Vehicle registration plateSYR
Traveling direction Right
Time zone UTC +2:00
International organizationArab League
United Nations
Group of 77
Union for the Mediterranean

Syria Head of state

President of the RepublicBachar el-Assad (2000)
Prime ministerImad Khamis (2016)

Syria Religion

  1. Islam 90 %
  2. Christianity 10 %

Syria Data

City1
Area185,180 km² (71,498 sq mi)
Number of inhabitants20,197,000 population (2008) Chart
Population Density 109.1 /km² (282.5 /sq mi)
Length of coastline196 km
Perimeter2,449 km
Life expectancy74.6 Year (2010)
Average years of schooling 4.9 Year (2010)
Human Development Index 0.589 (2010)
Gross domestic product37 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
Annual change: 4.7 %
1,823 US$ per capita
Gross domestic product (PPP)89 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
4,407 US$ per capita
Inflation5.0 % (2008) Chart

Syria Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Petroleum
  2. Salt
  3. Manganese
  4. Marble
  5. Gypsum
  6. Iron
  7. Phosphate
  8. Hydroelectricity
  9. Chrome
  10. Asphalt

Syria Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Wheat
  2. Mutton
  3. Sugar beets
  4. Barley
  5. Olives
  6. Cotton
  7. Poultry
  8. Beef
  9. Milk
  10. Eggs
  11. Lentils
  12. Chickpeas

Syria Border

  1. Turkey Turkey 822 km
  2. Iraq Iraq 605 km
  3. Lebanon Lebanon 375 km
  4. Jordan Jordan 375 km
  5. Israel Israel 76 km

Syria Map

Syria Climate (Capital)

  1. Mediterranean climate 100 %

Syria Weather (Damascus)

Syria Electricity

Voltage220 V
Frequency50 Hz
Power plugPower plug : C Power plug : E Power plug : L
Power socketPower socket : C Power socket : E Power socket : L

Airport Syria

Damascus International AirportAleppo International AirportDeir ez-Zor Airport
Kamishly Airport
Bassel Al-Assad International Airport

Syria Olympic Games

SummerParticipation : 13Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 1113
TotalParticipation : 13Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 1113
Olympic Games »

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