The official currency of Tajikistan is Somoni (code: TJS).
Tajikistan is located in Central Asia.
Estimated population (2010): 8,246,000
Estimated population (2000): 6,196,500
Estimated population (1950): 1,531,700
The economy of Tajikistan is dependent on exports of cotton and aluminium, and therefore the economy is highly vulnerable to external shocks. International assistance is an essential source of support for Tajikistan.