Mongolia, located in Northern Asia, is landlocked bordering Russia on the North and China on the east, west, and south. Mongolia received independence on July 11, 1921 from China, making July 11th an annual national holiday. The government of Mongolia is parliamentary with a civil law system influenced by Soviet and Romano-Germanic legal systems and a constitution granting universal suffrage to all citizens over the age of 18. Its latest constitution was adopted in 1992 and was amended in 1999, 2001, and 2011.

General Information
Official Name: 
Mongolia, ᠮᠤᠩᠭᠤᠯ ᠤᠯᠤᠰ, Монгол Улс
Capitol: 
Ulaanbaatar
Population: 
2,950,000
Languages: 
Khalkha Mongol, Turkic, Russian, Chinese
Geographic Region: 
Geographic Size (km sq): 
1,564,110
Year of UN Membership: 
1961
Year of Present State Formation: 
1911
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Key Statistics & Indicators
Gross Domestic Product (GDP, Nominal): 
$12.057 Billion
Per Capita Income (PPP Adjusted): 
$6,631 (CID)
GDP Growth: 
11.80 (%)
Human Development Index (HDI): 
0.70
Gini Index (Income Inequality): 
36.50
Unemployment: 
9.00%
Foreign Aid Recieved: 
$448.78Million (USD)
Economic Grouping: 
Developing Country
Landlocked Developing Country
History
International Relations
UN Voting Blocs & Caucuses: 
Group of 77 (G-77)
Non-Aligned Movement (NAM)
Asian Group
Major International & Regional Organizations: 
ADB: Asian Development Bank
ARF: ASEAN Regional Forum
CD: Community of Democracies
CICA: Conference of Interaction and Confidence-Building Measures in Asia
CP: Colombo Plan
EBRD: European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
EITI: Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative
ICC: International Chamber of Commerce
ICRM: International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement
IFRCS: International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies
IMSO: International Mobile Satellite Organization
Interpol: International Criminal Police Organization
IOC: International Olympic Committee
IOM: International Organization for Migration
IPU: Inter-Parliamentary Union
ISO: International Organization for Standardization
ITSO: International Telecommunications Satellite Organization
ITUC: International Trade Union Confederation
OSCE: Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe
SCO: Shanghai Cooperation Organisation
WCO: World Customs Organization
UN Specialized Agencies & Organizations: 
CD: Conference on Disarmament
CTBTO: Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization
FAO: Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN
IAEA: International Atomic Energy Agency
IBRD: International Bank for Reconstruction and Development
ICAO: International Civil Aviation Organization
ICSID: International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes
IDA: International Development Association
IFAD: International Fund for Agricultural Development
IFC: International Finance Corporation
ILO: International Labor Organization
IMF: International Monetary Fund
IMO: International Maritime Organization
ITU: International Telecommunications Union
MIGA: Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency
OPCW: Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons
UNESCO: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
UNIDO: United Nations Industrial Development Organization
UNWTO: United Nations World Tourism Organization
UPU: Universal Postal Union
WBG: World Bank Group
WHO: World Health Organization
WIPO: World Intellectual Property Organization
WMO: World Meteorological Organization
WTO: World Trade Organization
Current UN Peacekeeping Missions: 
MINURSO: UN Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara
MONUSCO: UN Stabilisation Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
UNISFA: UN Interim Security Force for Abyei
UNMISS: UN Mission in the Republic of South Sudan
Bilateral Relations
United Nations Data
Government Sources
UN Mission
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