Mozambique

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Quick Facts 

  • Full name: The Republic of Mozambique
  • Population: 19.4 million (via UN, 2006)
  • Capital: Maputo
  • Area: 812,379 sq km (313,661 sq miles)
  • Major languages: Portuguese (official), Makua-Lomwe, Tsonga, Shona, Swahili
  • Major religions: Indiginous beliefs, Islam, Christianity
  • Life expectancy: 41 years (men), 43 years (women) (UN)
  • Monetary unit: 1 metical (plural meticais) = 100 centavos
  • Main exports: Seafood, cotton
  • GNI per capita: US $310 (World Bank, 2006)
  • Internet domain: .mz
  • International dialling code: +258
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