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Holidays in Armenia

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National flag of Armenia

Armenia is located in the country of Western Asia located in Eurasia in the South Caucasus region. It shares its border with Turkey in the West, Republic of Artsakh and Azerbaijan in the East, Georgia n the North and Iran and Azerbaijan’s exclave of Nakhchivan in the South. It is a democratic nation of unitary and multipart. The National Anthem of Armenia is Mer Hayrenik (“Our Fatherland” in English). Some of the famous cities are Yerevan, Gyumri, Vanadzor, Vagharshapat, Abovyan, and Kapan.

2019 Holidays in Armenia

DayDateHolidayComments
TuesdayJanuary 01New Year’s Day
WednesdayJanuary 02New Year’s Holiday
ThursdayJanuary 03New Year’s Holiday
FridayJanuary 04New Year’s Holiday
saturdayJanuary 05Armenian Christmas Eve Day
SundayJanuary 06Armenian Christmas Day
MondayJanuary 28National Army Day
fridayMarch 08Women’s Day
MondayApril 22Easter MondayMerelots
WednesdayApril 24Genocide Memorial Day
WednesdayMay 01Labour Day
ThursdayMay 09Victory DayCelebrate the Victory over Nazi Germany and the end of the Second World Was
TuesdayMay 28Day of the First Republic
FridayJuly 05Constitution Day
MondaySeptember 16Exaltation of the Holy CrossMonday after Sunday between 11-17 September
SaturdaySeptember 21Independence Day
TuesdayDecember 31New Year’s Eve

 

Capital of Armenia

Yerevan is the Capital and most populated city of Armenia. The estimated population of this city in 2016 was almost 1,073, 700.

President of Armenia

Mr. Armen Sarkissian is current President f Armenia who was elected in the election held in March 2018 after getting the lead of 85.71% votes.

Prime Minister of Armenia

Mr. Nikol Pashinyan is the current Prime Minister of Armenia and elected in 2018, on May-08. The Prime Minister of Armenia is also serving as the commander-in-chief of armed forces.

Population of Armenia

The total population of Armenia in 2017 was over 2.93 million. Among the world’s populated countries it comes on 139th rank. The total population is equivalent to 0.04% of the total population in the world.

Flag of Armenia

The national flag is consisting of three horizontal bars of Red, Blue and Apricot color. It is adopted in 1990 on August-24.

Currency of Armenia

The national currency of Armenia is dram. The official code of currency is AMD and the commonly used symbol is ֏.

Religion of Armenia

The national religion of Armenia is Christian because 95.8% of the total population is Christian. While the not religious, Yazidism, and others are 3.0%, 0.8%, and 2.3% respectively.

Dialing code of Armenia

The international dialing code of Armenia is +374.

Crime Rate in Armenia

Armenia has crime index 21.75 and safety index 78.25 in the world.

Crime RatesIndex NumberComments
Crime Level16.58Very Low
Crime Increasing Rate in Past 3 Years37.88Low
Thing stolen & Home Broken cases25.00Low
Being Mugged & Robbed cases19.90Very Low
Car stolen cases16.07Very Low
Thing from car stolen cases23.97Low
Being Attacked worries16.58Very Low
Being insulted worries20.92Low
Being attacked based on Religion & colour worries15.40Very Low
Using & Dealing in Drugs Cases19.70Very Low
Property Crimes22.96Low
Violent Crime such as Armed Robbery16.92Very Low

 

Famous Airport of Armenia

The only two airports in Armenia provide commercial airline service

Shirak International Airport which serves Gyumri city in Shirak Province and other is Zvartnots International Airport which serves Yerevan city.

Top Destinations of Armenia

Armenia is a country of historical and cultural heritage. Some of the best places to visit in Armenia are Yerevan, Sevanavank Monastery, Sevan Lake, Mount Aragats, Amberd Fortress, Karahunj Observatory, and Khor Virap.

Area of Armenia

According to an estimate, the total area of Armenia is almost 29,743 sq. kilometre

GDP of Armenia

In 2017, the estimated Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of Armenia was 11.54 billion which 0.02% of the total World’s economy.

Sports of Armenia

Armenian people love sports like football, basketball, volleyball, and hockey. Furthermore, this country takes parts in the Olympics also in track and field, swimming, diving, judo, and weightlifting.

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