Kyrgyzstan

Population: 4,753,003 (July 2001 est.)

Languages: Kirghiz (Kyrgyz) - official language, Russian - official language

Background: A Central Asian country of incredible natural beauty and proud nomadic traditions, Kyrgyzstan was annexed by Russia in 1864; it achieved independence from the Soviet Union in 1991. Current concerns include: privatization of state-owned enterprises...

Currency: Kyrgyzstani som (KGS, No information)

Data from CIA World Factbook. Click on CIA link for more. Click on map or flag for larger images.

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Kyrgyz Font Foundries

 · Dastan Miraj

Kyrgyz Typographic People

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Related Links

 · CIA World Factbook: Kyrgyzstan
 · Ethnologue: Languages of Kyrgyzstan
 · BBC Country profile: Kyrgyzstan