Facts and figures about Syria at a glanceSyria is a sovereign country on the continent of Asia. Syria covers a total area of 185,180.0 km2 and has a population of approximately 22,198,110 people.
The capital of Syria is Damascus (Damascus) with a population of 1,569,394 people.
|Syria||SY||185,180.0 km2||22,198,110 people||119.9|
|119.9 p/km2 (low)|
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|Syria||Syrian Arab Republic||SY||Sovereign country||14||Damascus Damascus||Asia|
Time in Syria
|Current time||Summer time (DST)||Standard time||Current timezone offset||Timezone|
|Fri, 25 May 2018 - 9:35pm||In effect (+1 hour)||Fri, 25 May 2018 - 8:35pm||UTC +3.0||Asia/Damascus|
Currency in Syria
Languages in Syria
|Arabic, Armenian, English, French, Kurdish|
Neighbouring countries of Syria
|Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey|
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Telecommunication in Syria
|International calling code||Internet top level domain (TLD)|
Latitude & Longitude of Syria
|Position||Latitude (width)||Longitude (length)|
|Show on map||35°00'00.0"N (35.0000000°)||38°00'00.0"E (38.0000000°)|
Regions in Syria
|There are 14 primary administrative regions in Syria. Have a closer look at the regions in Syria.|
Largest places in SyriaThere are 10 places in Syria with a population of more than 100,000 people.
|Deir ez-Zor Deir ez-Zor||6.||242,565|
|Ar Raqqah Ar Raqqah||7.||177,636|
|Al Bab Al Bāb||8.||130,745|
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