Syria Statistics and Facts (2020) | By the Numbers

Syria Statistics and Facts

Syria Statistics and FactsHere are a few of the most interesting Syria statistics and facts I was able to dig up. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

Syria Statistics and Facts

  • Location: Syria on Google Maps
  • Continental Area: 71,500 square miles (185,180 square kilometers)
  • Continent:  Asia
  • Time Zone(s):
Time zoneOffset
Eastern European Summer TimeUTC +3
Eastern European TimeUTC +2
  • Population: 18.288 million (2018)
  • National Languages: Arabic
  • Capital City: Damascus
  • Largest City: Aleppo
  • List of Major Cities in Syria: 
    • Aleppo
    • Damascus
    • Homs
    • Latakia
    • Hama
    • Ar-Raqqah
    • Deir ez-Zor
    • Al-Hasakah
    • Qarnishli
    • Tartus