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Republic of Armenia (Armenia)

Armenia

Also known as: Armenien (Deutsch), Armenia (español, Italiano, polski, latine), l'Arménie (français), Arménia (Português), 亞美尼亞 (正體中文), アルメニア (日本語)

Continent: Central and Southwest Asia

Capital: Yerevan

Area: 28,203 km²

Population: 3,045,191

Patron Saints: St. Bartholomew, St. Gregory Illuminator

Religions: Armenian Apostolic 92.6%, Evangelical 1%, other 2.4%, none 1.1%, unspecified 2.9%

Languages: Armenian (official) 97.9%, Kurdish (spoken by Yezidi minority) 1%, other 1%

Ethnic Groups: Armenian 98.1%, Yezidi (Kurd) 1.1%, other 0.7%

Motto: Mek Azg, Mek Ashakouyt (Armenian) (One Nation, One Culture)

Neighbouring Countries: Turkey Turkey, ↑ Georgia Georgia, → Azerbaijan Azerbaijan, ↓ Iran Iran


Circumscriptions (2): Ordinariates (1), Apostolic Administrations (1)


Roman Rite (1): Caucasus

Armenian Church (1): East Europe


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Apostolic Nunciature: Armenia Archbishop José Avelino Bettencourt (56)


as of 2018.11.18

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