Where is Uzbekistan?

Uzbekistan is located in the Central & South Asia region at latitude 41.377491 and longitude 64.585262 and is part of the Asian continent.

The DMS coordinates for the center of the country are:

  • 41° 22' 38.97'' N
  • 64° 35' 6.94'' E

You can see the location of Uzbekistan on the world map below:

Uzbekistan Neighboring Countries

The neighboring countries of Uzbekistan (UZ) are:

  1. Afghanistan (AF)
  2. Kazakhstan (KZ)
  3. Kyrgyzstan (KG)
  4. Tajikistan (TJ)
  5. Turkmenistan (TM)

Uzbekistan is a landlocked country, which means it does not have direct access to the open ocean.

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Uzbekistan Key Facts

CountryUzbekistan
CoordinatesLatitude: 41.377491
Longitude: 64.585262
Country CodesAlpha 2: UZ
Alpha 3: UZB
Country Flag Emoji🇺🇿
Int. Phone Prefix+998
Capital cityTashkent
Continent
Subcontinent
Asia
Central & South Asia
Country Area447,400 sq km
Population 202134,915,100
World Rank: 42
Median Age26.6
Life expectancy70.9
Major languagesUzbek (official) 74.3%, Russian 14.2%, Tajik 4.4%, other 7.1%
UTC/GMT TimeNumber of time zones: 1
  • UTC+05:00
Internet TLD.uz
Biggest AirportIslam Karimov Tashkent International Airport (TAS)
Average temperature12.05 °C
53.69 °F
Administrative Divisions1 city 12 regions 1 republic
Political systemPresidential representative democratic republic

Uzbekistan Economy Facts

World Bank Income GroupLower middle income
World Bank RegionEurope & Central Asia
CurrencySum (UZS)
GDP in 2020$59.9 (billions of USD)
World Rank: 77
GDP per capita in 2020$1,750
World Rank: 150
Major Industries / Economic SectorsManufacturing, services, agriculture, energy
Top 5 Import CountriesRussia, China, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Turkey
Top 5 Export CountriesChina, Russia, Kazakhstan, Turkey, Afghanistan

Biggest Cities in Uzbekistan

Here are the largest cities in Uzbekistan based on 2021 population data:

City Population
Tashkent 2,497,900
Namangan 626,120
Samarkand 546,303
Andijon 441,700
Qoqon 350,000
Nukus 319,583
Farg`ona 288,850
Bukhara 280,187
Qarshi 274,891
Denov 217,274

Map of Uzbekistan with the Largest Cities

Other Countries in the Central & South Asia Region