This page gives you an overview on maps about Iran collected on More maps are available in our full-text search.

Ethnic groups and topography

A 2009 CIA country profile contains maps on ethno-religious groups, population density, mountains, major roads and water bodies:

An atlas published by the Austrian ministries for interior and defense in 2017 contains maps on topography (p. 15-16), ethnic (p. 35-36) and religious groups (p. 25-26):

  • Middle East, North Africa and Arabian peninsula: Population maps, thematic maps and physical maps with main cities (religious groups; ethnic groups; oil and gas)

    Atlas: Middle East & North Africa (Map or infographic, English)

    Dr. Michael Izady of the Columbia University's Gulf/2000 project published a map containing information on the distribution of ethnic groups:

    • Population map: Infographic with ethnic groups (languages, ethnicities, background)

      Iran: Ethnic composition (summary) (Map or infographic, English)

      A 2020 country report by Australia's Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade also contains a map on the main ethnic groups (p. 2):

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      Administrative divisons: Provinces

      The Statistical Center of Iran published an undated map on its website that shows Iran's provinces after June 2010 (separation of Alborz province from Tehran). The map was accessible on the website as of 13 June 2022.

      • Political map with administrative divisions (province level) as of after June 2010

        Iran (Map or infographic, English)

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