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Syria FlagMajor cities : Damascus (Capital).
Available Information : Head of state, Religion, Population, Area, Gross domestic product, Inflation, Unemployment, Map, Weather and Climate.

Syria Information

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ISO 3166-1SY - SYR - 760
NATO country codeSY - SYR
FIPS 10-4 codeSY
ContinentAsia / Middle East
Syria CapitalDamascus
Official languageArabic
Name of the inhabitantsSyrian
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 National anthemHomat el Diyar

Syria Head of state

President of the RepublicBachar el-Assad (2000)
Prime ministerHussein Arnous (2020)

Syria Religion

List of the main religions practiced in Syria.

  1. Islam 90 %
  2. Christianity 10 %

Syria Data

Different data, numbers and statistics of Syria (Inhabitants, population, economy).

Area185,180 km² (71,498 sq mi)
Population21,393,000 inhabitants (2010) Chart
Population Density 115.5 /km² (299.2 /sq mi)
Length of coastline196 km
Perimeter2,449 km
Life expectancy64.5 Year (2015), ♀ : 69.9 Year, ♂ : 59.9 Year
Average years of schooling 5.1 Year (2015)
Human Development Index 0.536 (2018)
Gross domestic product60 Billions US$ (2010) Chart
Annual change: 3.4 %
2,807 US$ per capita
Unemployment8.6 % of labor force (2010) Chart
Inflation4.4 % (2010) Chart

Syria Chart

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Population, Gross domestic product, Unemployment, Inflation

Syria Covid-19

Incident rate89.00
Case fatality ratio6.69153 %
Last updated : 2 April 2021

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

Syria's border with 5 other countries. The list of Border countries of Syria below classified by border length (in kilometers).

  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

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Syria Climate (Capital)

  1. Mediterranean climate 100 %

Syria Weather (Damascus)

Today's weather and weather forecasts of Syria for the next days to come (The measurements and forecasts are those of Damascus).

Syria Electricity

Electrical standard in Syria (voltage, power outlet ...)

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

Syria Airport

Below, find a list of the main Airport of Syria classified by annual passenger transit.

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

Syria Olympic Games

List of participations in the Summer and Winter Olympics of Syria and the number of medals won.

SummerParticipation : 13Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 1113
TotalParticipation : 13Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 1113
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