|Government type||Absolute Monarchy|
|Ruling party||Royal Faction (conservative)|
|Capital||Khiva (ID 1191)|
|Tech school||Traditional Academia|
Khiva is an Uncivilised, Landlocked Nation located in Central Asia. It is coloured in brown and borders Persia, Bukkhara and Afghanistan in the south, Bukkhara and Kokand in the east, Russia in the north and uncolonised territory in the west.
Khiva is an uncivilised nation, it will have to civilise before being able to research new technologies. Khiva's literacy is at extremely low 3% at the start of the game and clergymen provide 1.37 research points. Khiva is at 0% of its westernisation process.
Khiva doesn't start in a great power's sphere of influence, but with a relatively good relation with Bukkhara (60). Therefore they are the natural ally, although they often get attacked by Afghanistan. Often Russia will sphere Khiva, and in that Khiva have all the protection they need.
Khiva starts with 6 brigades out of 6 possible brigades in 1 army:
- Army of the Khanate of Khiva: consisting of 6 brigades totalling 18.000 troops, all cavalry, located in Khiva, with no leader.