A few facts
Tajikistan is a relatively young country where 70% of the population are under the age of 30.
The country has the biggest aluminum plant in Central Asia which is also one of the biggest in the world. Significant deposits of gold, iron, lead, mercury, and tin exist, and some coal is present.
As well as the endless mountains which covers 90% of the area, there are more than 900 rivers in Tajikistan and about 20 main lakes.