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Zambia

 

 

 

 

ZAMBIA

AREA

 

752,618 sq km (39th)

POPULATION

 

14,638,505 (71st)

 

 

PLATFORM DATA

National

Demography

0-14 years: 46.2%

15-64 years: 51.4%

65 years and over: 2.4%

Life

Expectancy

 

51.83 years (216th)

 

National

G.D.P

$25.47 billion
Per Capital

Income

$1,800  (196th)
Currency Zambian kwacha (ZMK)
Economic

Drivers

copper/cobalt, cobalt, electricity; tobacco, flowers, cotton
Official

Languages

 

English

 

Other Local

Languages

Bembe 33.4%, Nyanja 14.7%, Tonga 11.4%, Chewa 4.5%, Lozi 5.5%, Nsenga 2.9%, Tumbuka 2.5%, Lunda (North Western) 1.9%, Kaonde 1.8%, Lala 1.8%, Lamba 1.8%, English (official) 1.7%, Luvale 1.5%, Mambwe 1.3%, Namwanga 1.2%, Lenje 1.1%, Bisa 1%, other 9.4%, unspecified 0.4%
Climatic

Zone

tropical; modified by altitude; rainy season
Religious

Expression

Protestant 75.3%, Roman Catholic 20.2%, other 2.7% (includes Muslim Buddhist, Hindu, and Baha’i), none 1.8%
Christian Umbrella

Organization(s)

Not Available
 

Airports

 

Harry Mwanga Nkumbula International Airport

Kenneth Kaunda International Airport

Chipata Airport

Simon Mwansa Kapwepwe International Airport

See link – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_airports_in_Zambia

Airstrips Central Zambia Airstrips
Copperbelt Airstrips

Eastern Zambia Airstrips
Northern Plateau Airstrips

Zambezi Basin Airstrips

Road Network 67,671 km
Rail Network 2,922 km
Corruption

Rating

83/177
Security

Rating

11% (Elevated Risk)
Youth Development Index (YDI 120/170 (Medium)

 

 


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