Armenia, legitimately the "Republic of Armenia" is a country in South Caucasus in area of Eurasia. Armenia is landlocked nation arranged in West Asia on the Armenian Highland and is encircled by Turkey towards the west, Georgia towards the North, the genuine free Republic of Artsakh and Azerbaijan towards the East, and Iran and Azerbaijan's exclave of Nakhchivan towards the South.
Armenia delights itself on being the main nation to formally grasp Christianity (mid fourth century)as state religion. Notwithstanding times of autonomy, all through the many years Armenia went affected by various domains including the Roman, Byzantine, Arab, Persian, and Ottoman. In the midst of World War I in the western portion of Armenia, the Ottoman Empire started a methodology of obliged resettlement joined with other savage practices that realized no under 1 million Armenian passings. The eastern locale of Armenia was surrendered by the Ottomans to Russia in 1828; this part announced its self-governance in 1918, anyway was vanquished by the Soviet Red Army in 1920. Till 1991, Armenia was under soviet occupation until the point that the disintegration of Soviet Union and present day Armenia got it autonomy.
The domain of Armenia is by and large bumpy and level, with snappy spilling conduits and few woodlands anyway with numerous Trees. The environment is great nation territory: sweltering summers and chilly winters. The land climbs to 4,095 m above sea level at Mount Aragats. Armenia is adapting to issue of its natural contamination. Synthetic compounds like DDT are decimating the effectively urgent soil.
Legislative issues of Armenia occurs in a structure of a semi-presidential operator just republic. As demonstrated by the Constitution of Armenia, the President is the head of state and the Prime Minister is the head of council of a multi-party system. Official power is rehearsed by the President and the Government. Authoritative power is vested in both the Government and the Parliament.
Prior to autonomy, the economy of Armenia was subject to Industrial part and created number of synthetic compounds, gadgets, materials, apparatuses, and so forth. Rural area was not in legitimate thought. After freedom, horticulture division was enhanced and shared 30% of the GDP (when 20%). Being positioned 132nd (economy), Armenia has GDP of $10.561 per billion and is positioned 129th as far as obtaining power.
Due to raised levels of relocation, Armenia is one of the thickly populated condition of previous Soviet Union. Be that as it may, as of late, because of financial strength and expanding nearby chances, the relocation level has declined and populace rate is currently steady. Populace of Armenia is 2,924,816(2016 est.). Official dialect of Armenia is "Armenian", yet because of long haul Soviet occupation, the greater part of its occupants can communicate in Russian as well. Other minority dialects incorporate Yazidi, Assyrian, Ukrainian and Greek.
As per 2011 insights, the most overwhelming religion in Armenia is Christianity representing (94.8%) of its aggregate populace. Armenia additionally attributes itself to be one of the principal nation to acknowledge Christianity as state religion. The majority of Armenian Christians are individuals from its own "Armenian Apostolic Church", one of the most seasoned temples on the planet. Other minority religions incorporate non-trinitarian Christianity (1.3%), Yazidism (0.8%) and Islam. (Most Muslims fled because of war with Azerbaijan).
Armenia is a person from the Eurasian Economic Union, the Council of Europe and the Collective Security Treaty Organization. Armenia supports the True free Republic of Artsakh, which was communicated in 1991.