Area: 3,799 km²
Unemployment: 7.1 %
Per Capita GDP: 1,769,311 AMD
GDP change 2015-2017: 7.1%
INDUSTRIES: Textile and cheese production
EDUCATION: 30 schools
NATURAL RESOURCES: Water and stone
DESTINATIONS: Zarni-Parni, Haghpat monastery, Sanahin monastery, Tsover lake, Stepanavan Dendropark and Lori Berd Fortress
STRENGTHS: Thriving hubs for startups and innovative young population.
WEAKNESS: Migration from villages, unemployment and poverty with undereducated workforce & apathy.
OPPORTUNITIES: Rich forests and biodiversity with arable agricultural land. Rich cultural heritage. Tourism & hospitality sector.
THREATS: Low investments, lack of infrastructure and public transportation in remote villages.