Georgia - General information

General Information about Georgia

Political System: Democratic republic. The head of the state is the President.

Legislature: Parliament.

State Language: Georgian 

Area: 69.7 thousand sq. km

Population: Around 5 million

Capital: Tbilisi

Political Division: 9 administrative areas - Kakhetia; Shida Kartli; Kvemo Kartli; Mtskheta-Mtianeti; Samtskhe-Dzhavakheti; Imeretia; Racha-Lechkhumi and Kvemo Svaneti; Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti; Huria; Tbilisi Central area which consists of ten regions. 

National currency: 1 lari (100 tetri). In circulation there are banknotes of 1,2,5,10,20,50,100 lari. More...

Religion: Orthodox Christianity

National Symbolics: Georgian Flag, Georgian Emblem

Communication: Calls to Georgia

Major Cities:

Tbilisi
Kutaisi
Rustavi
Batumi
Chiatura
Gori
Poti
Zugdidi
Akhalkalaki – the centre of Samtskhe-Dzhavakhetia Region
Mtskheta the Center of Mtskheta-Mtianeti Region
Telavi – the Centre of Kakheti Region