Armenia: Key Information & Facts

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Updated: 2018-05-02.

General points to know about Armenia – demographics, important ages, phone numbers, key statistics, and more – whether you are traveling there or not.

Capital: Yerevan (& largest city)

Population: 3 million (2017 estimate)

Language(s): Armenian, Greek, Kurdish, Russian

President: Armen Sarkissian

Prime Minister: Karen Karapetyan

Currency: Dram (֏) (AMD)

Area: 29,743 km2 (11,484 mi2)

Dialing Code: +374

Time Zone: Armenian Time “AMT” (UTC+4)

Demonym: Armenian (what’s this?)

Endonym: Hayastan
(their name for their country)
Emergency Dialing Tel. Number: 112 (general number for police, fire, ambulance, etc.)

Drinking Age: 18 to purchase

Smoking Age: 18 to purchase

Age of Consent: 16

Drives on the: Right

Electricity & Adapter: 230 V, 50 Hz, Plug Types C / F (define)

Country Code (ISO): AM (also the country’s primary TLD {top-level domain})

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