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Quick and easy-to-read facts from reliable sources. All graphs and charts are interactive.




World Map, with Russia Highlighted in red

  • The countries spans 17,075,200 square kilometres (6,592,800 sq mi), across the continents of Asia and Europe
  • Border Countries
    • Norway 195.8 km (121.7 mi)
    • Finland 1,271.8 km (790.3 mi)
    • Estonia 138 km (86 mi)
    • Latvia 270.5 km (168.1 mi)
    • Lithuania 266 km (165 mi)
    • Poland 204.1 km (126.8 mi)
    • Belarus 1,239 km (770 mi)
    • Ukraine 1,925.8 km (1,196.6 mi)
    • Georgia 875.5 km (544.0 mi)
    • Azerbaijan 372.6 km (231.5 mi)
    • Kazakhstan 7,512.8 km (4,668.2 mi)
    • Mongolia 3,485 km (2,165 mi)
    • China 4,209.3 km (2,615.5 mi)
    • North Korea 17 km (11 mi)
  • The co-ordinates for Russia is defined from its geographical centre, which is 60.000°N 100.000°E

Foundation Statistics

The Population/Demographics

Population Distribution of the Russian Federation

GINI Coefficient - Income Inequality

The lower the score, the more equal in the income.

School Enrollment (Primary - Tertiary)

Education Attainment

99.365% of all Russian Citizens aged 25 and above have completed at least Primary Education. Higher than the US.

99.71% of all Russian Citizens between the age of 15-24 are literate.

94% of the Russian Population have attained at least an upper secondary education

In 2016, according to UNESCO, 26% of Russians aged between 25-34 has attained tertiary education.

Economy and Government

Russia Government Debt to GDP (%)

source: tradingeconomics.com

Russian Interest Rate Decision – From the Central Bank (%)

Russian inflation rate per annum (%)

Russian Consumer Spending over Time (RUB)

Note – SDRs (Standard Drawing Rights) Fluctuate Over Time

Corruption Index

source: tradingeconomics.com

Russian Government Revenue in Russian Ruble Billions

Note: The unit for the graph above is in Russian Ruble Billions, to convert into US dollars using the most recent rates, please use the calculator below.

Housing Prices Fluctuation




Trade Balance

Export Destinations

Import Origins

Visualized – Trading Partners of Russia

Product Space

The product space is a network connecting products that are likely to be co-exported and can be used to predict the evolution of a country’s export structure.

Ease of Doing Business Rank - The Lower the Better

source: tradingeconomics.com

Foreign Direct Investment - Net Flows (US Million Dollars)

source: tradingeconomics.com