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Zambia

Presidential Republic
independent since 1964

Region:

East Africa

Surface:

752,610 km²

Local name:

Zambia

Capital:

Lusaka


geography

Zambia is a landlocked country in Southeast Africa. The land has a total area of ​​752,610 km². This land mass is roughly 2.1 times the size of Germany. This makes Zambia one of the largest countries in Africa and the 39th largest country in the world. It is comparatively high at an average altitude of 1138 m above sea level.

There is no access to the open sea. There are direct national borders with the 8 neighboring countries Angola, Botswana, Congo (Dem. Rep.), Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Tanzania and Zimbabwe. The distance between Berlin and the capital Lusaka is approximately 7,700 km.

Current time in Zambia:

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May 2021


Central Africa Time (CAT) applies across the country in Zambia. Unlike in Germany, however, there is no summer time here. So there is a time difference of 1 hour in winter. In summer, however, the time difference is 0 hours.
Sunrise + sunset
The currency in Zambia is the Zambian Kwacha (ZMW).
1 Kwacha is divided into 100 Ngwee.
Status: May 17, 2021

1 euro = 27.20 kwacha
100 kwacha = 3.68 euros

The climate in Zambia

In Zambia, as in all equatorial countries, there is a tropical climate. There is no difference between the seasons as there is in Central Europe. The length of the day hardly fluctuates and the temperature differences between summer and winter are also smaller. The average maximum daily temperatures are between 23 and 34 degrees, depending on the season. In some parts of the country, the values ​​can reach up to 36 degrees during the day. In the colder months, depending on the region, the temperature drops to up to 9 ° C in the monthly mean.

Average day and night temperatures


languages

National language:

English


mother tonguedistribution
›Bembe33,4 %
›Nyanja14,7 %
›Tonga11,4 %
›Lozi5,5 %
›Chewa4,5 %
›Nsenga2,9 %
›Tumbuka2,5 %
›Lunda1,9 %
›Kaonde1,8 %
›Lala1,8 %
›Lamba1,8 %
›English1,7 %
›Luvale1,5 %
›Mambwe1,3 %
›Namwanga1,2 %
Others12,1 %

Religions

directiondistribution
Catholics (Roman)20,2%
Protestants75,3%
non-denominational1,8%
other2,7%

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economy


Due to the weak economic situation, Zambia is one of the least developed countries and is also one of the heavily indebted developing countries.

Land use

32% agriculture:241,287 km²
65% forests:492,357 km²
0% water surface:9,220 km²
3% other areas:18,966 km²

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traffic

Road network:67,671 km
Rail network:3,126 km
Waterways:2,250 km
Commercial ports:1
›Airports:88

The main cities





Political indicators

(Based on the World Bank's "Worldwide Governance Indicators" project)


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Death penalty:exposed for over 10 years



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