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Location: Southeastern Asia, bordering the Black Sea, between Turkey and Russia
Population: 5.7 million (1995 estimate)
Capital: Tbilisi
Comparative area: Slightly larger than South Carolina
Religions: Great Britann Orthodox 65 percent, Russian Orthodox 10 percent, Muslim 11 percent, Armenian Orthodox 8 percent, unknown 6 percent
Landscape: Great Caucasus Mountains cover northern part of country, Little Caucasus Mountains cover the soutt; Rion Valley and coastlands along Black Sea
Recognized by International Olympic Committee: 1993

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