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Swaziland

 

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 Swaziland
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Area:17,360 km² 9,831,510 km²
Population:1,148,000 328,240,000
Official language:Swazi English

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Government

Government form:Absolute monarchy Federal presidential republic
Independent since:1968 n.Chr. 1776 n.Chr.
Capital:Mbabane Washington, D.C.


Population

Inhabitants per km²:66.1 33.4
Life expectancy males:55.3 years 76.1 years
Life expectancy females:64.0 years 81.1 years
Average age:20.1 years 37.4 years
Birthrate:26.34 ‰ 11.60 ‰
Deathrate:9.38 ‰ 8.60 ‰
Migrationrate:-6.80 ‰ 3.00 ‰


Quality of life

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Political stability:46 74
Civil rights:28 83
Health:14 74
Cost of Living:48 38
Popularity:18 85


Economy

Currency:Swazi Lilangeni (1 SZL = 100 Cents) US Dollar (1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:22.0 % 3.9 %
Inflation rate:2.60 % 1.81 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:35.80 % 36.60 %
Average income:3,278 € 58,821 €
Corruption index:34 (bad) 69 (moderate)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:3,994 Mio €3.48 M € 19,145,356 M €58.33 M €
Gross national product:3,768 Mio €3.28 M € 19,308,457 M €58.82 M €
Exported goods:1,849 M €1.61 M € 2,258,389 M €6.88 M €
Imported goods:1,721 M €1.50 M € 2,773,678 M €8.45 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:3,769 km3.28 km 6,586,610 km20.07 km
Railways:301 km0.26 km 293,564 km0.89 km
Airports:140.012 13,5130.041


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:1.43 bn kWh1.25 m kWh 3,902.00 bn kWh11.89 m kWh
Energy production:381.00 m kWh331,843.95 kWh 4,095.00 bn kWh12.48 m kWh
Energy export:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh 9.70 bn kWh29,536.36 kWh
Energy imports:1.08 bn kWh938,047.09 kWh 72.72 bn kWh221,545.53 kWh
CO2 emissions:1.16 m t1,006.08 t 5.01 bn t15,251.98 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+268 +1
Internet domain:.sz .us
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:41,00036 107,281,000327
Mobile phones:1,052,000916 422,000,0001,286
Internet server:2,7442 505,000,0001,539
Internet users:347,883303 290,488,378885



Healthcare system

Hospital beds/1000 inh.:2.10 2.90
Physicians per 1000 inh.:0.08 2.59
Diabetes sufferers:4.5 % 10.8 %
HIV sufferers:9.77 % 0.22 %
Tuberculosis sufferers:3.6 % 0.0 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:90.0 % 79.0 %
Smokers:10.7 % 25.1 %


Native languages

Swazi:89.9 % n/a
English:n/a 82.1 %
Spanish:n/a 10.7 %
Zulu:2.0 % n/a
Chinese:n/a 0.9 %
French:n/a 0.7 %
German:n/a 0.6 %
Italian:n/a 0.6 %
Tagalog:n/a 0.4 %
Korean:n/a 0.3 %
Polish:n/a 0.3 %
Vietnamese:n/a 0.2 %
Japanese:n/a 0.2 %
Portuguese:n/a 0.2 %
Russian:n/a 0.2 %
other:8.1 % 2.6 %


Religions

Christianity:90.0 % 78.5 %
Islam:2.0 % 1.1 %
Jewry:n/a 1.8 %
Sikhism:n/a 1.6 %
Hinduism:n/a 1.0 %
Buddhism:n/a 0.7 %
other:8.0 % 15.3 %