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EDM code : Etudiants Du Monde / Students of the World.
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Belarus - Physical geography

Area : 207 600 Km2
Lands under cultivation : 30 %
Wild pasture lands : 15 %
Forests : 47 %

Min. Height : 90 m (Nyoman River)
Max. Height : 346 m (Dzyarzhynskaya Hara)


Belarus - Climate
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Temperatures ░C (degrees Celsius) in Minsk
Rainfall (mm) in Minsk
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Belarus - People
Nationality : Belarusian
Main language(s) : Byelorussian, Russian

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Population (2005) : 9 775 000 people
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Density : 47 people / Km2
Fertility rate : 1.24 children / woman
Life expectancy : 68 years
Urban population : 71 %

Main cities :
1 725 000 people Minsk (capital)
500 000 people Gomel
370 000 people Mogilev
360 000 people Vitiebsk
310 000 people Grodno
300 000 people Brest
228 000 people Bobruisk


Belarus - Economy
Currency : Ruble (BYB)
Rate of exchange (Sept.2004) :

1 Euro = 2 600 Rubles (BYB)

GDP (Gross Domestic Product), 2002 : 14.3 billion dollars
GDP per capita, 2002 : 1463 dollars
GNP (Gross National Product), 2005 : 26.98 billion dollars
GNP per capita, 2005 : 2760 dollars


Belarus - Miscellaneous information
MAIN NATURAL RESOURCES (world rank 2002) :
- Rye (4)
- Mustard seeds (4)
- Linseed (5)
- Potatoes (8)
- Barley (18)
- Wheat
- Potash (4)
- Oxen
- Pigs


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