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Iran is part of:
Arab States · Asia & Pacific · Middle East · Western Asia ·
Water Basins of Iran:
Astara Chay · Atrak · BahuKalat-Rudkhanehye · Caspian · Dasht · Hari-Harirud · Helmand · Kowl-E-Namaksar · Kura-Araks · Tigris-Euphrates-Shatt al Arab ·
Facts & Figures edit
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Capital Tehran
Neighbouring Countries Afghanistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Iraq, Pakistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan
Total Area 1,648,000 km2
  - Water 12,000 km2 (0.73%) / 73 m2/ha
  - Land 1,636,000 km2
Coastline 2,440 km
Population 69,515,210 (42 inhab./km2)
HDIA 0.777 (2007)
Gini CoefficientA 43 (1995)
Nominal GDPB $382,300 million
GDP (PPP) Per CapitaB $13,100
National UN Presence FAO, UNDP, UNHCR, WHO, UNICEF, WB, UNESCO, UNIDO
Land UseC
  - Cultivated Land 221,400 km2 (11.07%)
     - Arable 195,600 km2 (9.78%)
     - Permanent Crops 25,800 km2 (1.29%)
     - Irrigated 76,500 km2
  - Non cultivated 1,738,074 km2 (88.93%)
Average Annual RainfallD 228 mm
Renewable Water ResourcesE 137.5 km3
Water WithdrawalsF 72.88 km3/yr
  - For Agricultural Use 91%
  - For Domestic Use 7%
  - For Industrial Use 2%
  - Per Capita 1,098 m3
Population with safe access to
  - Improved Water Source 94%
     - Urban population 99%
     - Rural population 84%
  - Improved Sanitation 83%
     - Urban population 86%
     - Rural population 83%
References & Remarks
A UNDP Human Development Report
B CIA World Factbook and Wikipedia
C CIA World Factbook Country Profiles
D Aquastat - FAO's Information System on Water and Agriculture
E CIA World Factbook
F Earthtrends

Contents

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Country Profile: Challenges and Opportunities

Articles

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Projects and Case Studies

Projects in or about Iran

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  1. Promoting Replication of Good Practices for Nutrient Reduction and Joint Collaboration in Central and Eastern Europe ‎(2,983 views) . . Katy.norman
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  13. Reducing Transboundary Degradation in the Kura/Aras River Basin ‎(9,100 views) . . WikiBot
  14. Fostering Dialogue between Riparian States for Development and Establishment of Initial Legal and Institutional Frameworks for Increased Cooperation and Joint Management of the Kura-Aras River Basin ‎(3,004 views) . . WikiBot
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Who is Who

People working in Iran
  1. Mary.Matthews ‎(1,255 views)
  2. Hamidreza Ghaffarzadeh ‎(3,690 views)
  3. Tim.turner ‎(5,221 views)
  4. Melina.seyfollahzadeh ‎(2,706 views)
  5. Hamid.ghaffarzadeh ‎(4,524 views)
  6. Ardalan.sotoudeh ‎(1,518 views)
  7. Farzaneh.derakhshi ‎(3,686 views)


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References

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External Resources

"Water Supply and Sanitation in Iran" on Wikipedia


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