The official currency of Iran is Rial (code IRR).
Iran is located in Middle East.
Estimated population (2011): 75,149,000
Estimated population (2000): 63,658,000
Iran has a centrally planned economy with a large public sector which is dominated by oil and gas production. In fact 10% of the world's proven oil reserves and 15% of world's gas reserves is located in Iran. Oil and gas are the main exports of Iran, and they account for a majority of government revenue.