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Uzbek Soviet Socialist Republic

Ўзбекистон Совет Социалистик Республикаси (Uzbek)
Узбекская Советская Социалистическая Республика (Russian)
Motto: "барча халқларнинг пролетарлари, бирлашинг!"
Location of Uzbekistan
Capital
and largest city
Tashkent
Official languages
Religion
Secularism (de-jure)
State atheism (de-facto)
Demonym(s)
GovernmentUnitary Marxist-Leninist one-party soviet socialist republic
WIP
WIP
LegislatureSupreme Soviet
Union Republic of the Soviet Union (1924 - )
Area
• Total
447,400 km2 (172,700 sq mi)
Population
• 2022 estimate
47.545 million
• 2019 census
44,040,864
• Density
98.43/km2 (254.9/sq mi)
GDP (PPP)2022 estimate
• Total
Increase $127.867 billion
• Per capita
$2,903
GDP (nominal)2022 estimate
• Total
Increase $51.931 billion
• Per capita
$1,179
CurrencySoviet Ruble (SUR)
Date formatCE, mm dd yyyy
Driving sideright
Calling code+7
Internet TLD.su

Uzbekistan, officially the Uzbek Soviet Socialist Republic, is a Union Republic of the Soviet Union in Central Asia. It borders Kazakhstan to the north, Kirghizia to the north-east, Tajikistan to the south-east and Turkmenia to the south. With a population of 47.6 million, it is the country's 3rd most populous republic. Uzbekistan is home to a significant Russian minority as well as numerous other Turkic minorities, including the Karakalpaks and Tajiks, the former of whom have their own autonomous soviet socialist republic.