Georgia By andrew poertner

Location

Georgia is located near Europe and Russia
  • Georgia is located in the Northern and Eastern hemispheres.
  • It's bordered by Russia, Turkey, Azerbaji, Armania, and the Black Sea.
  • The capital is Tibilisi at 41.7151° N, 44.8271°E

Physical characteristics

Georgia has a temperate climate. They base the seasons on rain. They have heat for most seasons. Georgia is located between 30°N and 60°N

Orange is temperate

The main physical features are the Caucasus Mountains

These mountains reach into Russia and Europe. The highest peak in the Caucasus range is Mount Elbrus which rises to a height of 18,510 ft above sea level. Mountains near Sochi hosted part of the 2014 Winter Olympics.

They are the highest mountains in Europe. They also get many earthquakes which in some cases can cause avalanches.

Population

There is about 4,935,889 million+. It's ranked 127th of the worlds largest population. It is crowded at 158 people per square mile as the population density. But, the growth rate is slow at -.603%.

These are the largest city's in Georgia

Largest city's: top 5

1. Tbilisi is 1st at about 1.5 million, 2. Batumi is at about 152,839, 3. Kutaisi has about 200,611 in 3rd, 4. Rustavi is 4th at 125,103, 5. Last is Gori at 48,143.

Georgia is more urban than rural

The urban population is 53.6% as of 2015.

Migration

Migrants are leaving Georgia by -3.25/1000 migrants.

Economics

I would say Georgia is developing. They do have a life expectancy of 73 years and 99.8% literacy rate so, most can read and live long. But, they have a poor GDP per capita. They have a big part of the country who can live on their own and help others with their resources and knowledge but some cant survive.

The poor

They created their own language. Georgian (ქართული ენა) is a Kartvelian language spoken by Georgians. It is the official language of Georgia

Its a 17th/18th century – present language.

Religion

Georgia practices Orthodox Christianity, primarily in the Georgian Orthodox Church who make up 82.4% of the population

"Activities" and culture

food

Their main, and national dish is Khachaturi.

this is the khachaturi

Sports

Their main sports are football and rugby.

works cited

  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Georgia_(country)
  • georgianrecipes.net/tag/khachapuri
  • data.un.org/CountryProfile.aspx?crName=GEORGIA
  • Created with images by Free Grunge Textures - www.freestock.ca - "Georgia Grunge Flag" • sasha {fujin} - "Time to go back" • Nicolai Bangsgaard - "Wonderful Mt. Kazbegi in The Greater Caucasus mountain range on the Georgian/Russian border..." • kaliberda - "mountains elbrus region the caucasus" • Thomas Depenbusch - "Tbilisi, Georgia" • hr.icio - "epl315_8293992" • rost8668 - "Georgia_2011_193" • cinto2 - "pipeline" • creativeaction - "castle fortress góry island of jersey" • hunny0001 - "boy poor young" • Leroy_Skalstad - "people peoples homeless" • Neville Wootton Photography - "Just off the main streets of Hanoi the old ways still go on" • Fifaliana - "madagascar country countryside" • Leroy_Skalstad - "people peoples homeless" • mortsan - "Which way to what?" • mortsan - "Old scriptures" • rapidtravelchai - "Caucasus 080" • Cluster Munition Coalition - "Georgia" • hr.icio - "epl114_8308358"

Credits:

Created with images by Free Grunge Textures - www.freestock.ca - "Georgia Grunge Flag" • sasha {fujin} - "Time to go back" • Nicolai Bangsgaard - "Wonderful Mt. Kazbegi in The Greater Caucasus mountain range on the Georgian/Russian border..." • kaliberda - "mountains elbrus region the caucasus" • Thomas Depenbusch - "Tbilisi, Georgia" • hr.icio - "epl315_8293992" • rost8668 - "Georgia_2011_193" • cinto2 - "pipeline" • creativeaction - "castle fortress góry island of jersey" • hunny0001 - "boy poor young" • Leroy_Skalstad - "people peoples homeless" • Neville Wootton Photography - "Just off the main streets of Hanoi the old ways still go on" • Fifaliana - "madagascar country countryside" • Leroy_Skalstad - "people peoples homeless" • mortsan - "Which way to what?" • mortsan - "Old scriptures" • rapidtravelchai - "Caucasus 080" • Cluster Munition Coalition - "Georgia" • hr.icio - "epl114_8308358"

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