Outline of Mongolia

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An enlargeable map of Mongolia

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Mongolia:

Mongolialandlocked sovereign country located in East-Central Asia.[1] It borders Russia to the north and China to the south. Ulaanbaatar, the capital and largest city, is home to about 38% of the population.

At 1,564,116 square kilometres, Mongolia is the nineteenth largest, and the most sparsely populated independent country in the world with a population of around 2.9 million people. It is also the world's second-largest landlocked country after Kazakhstan. The country contains very little arable land, as much of its area is covered by arid and unproductive steppes, with mountains to the north and west and the Gobi Desert to the south. Approximately thirty percent of the country's 2.9 million people are nomadic or semi-nomadic. The predominant religion in Mongolia is Tibetan Buddhism, and the majority of the state's citizens are of the Mongol ethnicity, though Kazakhs, Tuvans, and other minorities also live in the country, especially in the west.

General reference[edit]

An enlargeable relief map of Mongolia

Geography of Mongolia[edit]

An enlargeable topographic map of Mongolia
Main article: Geography of Mongolia
 China 4,677 km
 Russia 3,543 km
  • Coastline: none

Environment of Mongolia[edit]

An enlargeable satellite image of Mongolia

Natural geographic features of Mongolia[edit]

Regions of Mongolia[edit]

Main article: Regions of Mongolia

Ecoregions of Mongolia[edit]

Administrative divisions of Mongolia[edit]

Aimags of Mongolia[edit]
Main article: Aimags of Mongolia
Sums of Mongolia[edit]
Main article: Sums of Mongolia
Municipalities of Mongolia[edit]

Demography of Mongolia[edit]

Government and politics of Mongolia[edit]

Politics of Mongolia

Branches of the government of Mongolia[edit]

Executive branch of the government of Mongolia[edit]

Legislative branch of the government of Mongolia[edit]

Judicial branch of the government of Mongolia[edit]

Main article: Judiciary of Mongolia

Foreign relations of Mongolia[edit]

International organization membership[edit]

Mongolia is a member of:[1]

Law and order in Mongolia[edit]

Main article: Law of Mongolia

Military of Mongolia[edit]

Main article: Military of Mongolia

Local government in Mongolia[edit]

History of Mongolia[edit]

Culture of Mongolia[edit]

Main article: Culture of Mongolia

Art in Mongolia[edit]

Sports in Mongolia[edit]

Main article: Sports in Mongolia

Economy and infrastructure of Mongolia[edit]

Main article: Economy of Mongolia

Education in Mongolia[edit]

Main article: Education in Mongolia

See also[edit]

Main article: Mongolia


  1. ^ a b "Mongolia". The World Factbook. United States Central Intelligence Agency. July 2, 2009. Retrieved July 23, 2009. 

External links[edit]

Wikimedia Atlas of Mongolia