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Map of Jordan

Map of Jordan

Demonym: Jordanian
Motto: Allāh, al-Waṭan, al-Malik (God, Country, The King)
Population: 6,508,887 (2012)
Government: parliamentary constitutional monarchy
Capital City: Amman
Capital Coordinates: 31°57′N 35°56′E
Capital Time Zone: UTC+3
Currency: Jordanian Dinar
Currency Code: JOD
Currencies Issued: dinar dirham piastre pound
GDP: $29.2 billion (2011)
Per Capita Income: $4,674 (2011)
Foreign Debt: $7.6 billion (2011)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: JO
Internet Country Code: .jo
Calling Code: 962
Electrical Generation Capacity: 2616000 kW
Area: 89,342 square km (88,802 km land) (540 km water)
Coastline: 26 km
Lowest Point: Dead Sea (-408 m)
Highest Point: Jabal Umm ad Dami (1,854 m)
Life Expectancy: 80.18 years
Fertility Rate: 3.36 (2012)
Infant Mortality Rate: 15.83 per 1000 (2012)
AIDS Prevalence: 0.10% (2001)
Human Development Index: 0.698 (2011)
Corruption Perception Index: 4.5 (2011)
Literacy: 92.60 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 5

Number of coins in catalogue: 0

Number of stamps in catalogue: 8

Location of Jordan in Asia

Regional Map for Jordan

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