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Map of Liberia

Map of Liberia

Bordering Countries: Guinea, Ivory Coast, Sierra Leone
Demonym: Liberian
Motto: The love of liberty brought us here
Population: 4,092,310 (2014)
Population Growth Rate: 2.52% (2014)
Government: presidential republic
Capital City: Monrovia
Capital Coordinates: 6°19′N 10°48′W
Capital Time Zone: UTC
Currency: Liberian dollar
Currency Code: LRD
Currencies Issued: dollar pound
GDP: $974.0 million (2010)
Per Capita Income: $226 (2010)
GDP Growth Rate: 8.10% (2013)
Inflation Rate: 5.20% (2013)
Unemployment Rate: 85.00% (2003)
Foreign Debt: $228.0 million (2010)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: LR
Internet Country Code: .lr
Number of Internet Users: 20000 (2009)
Calling Code: 231
Electrical Generation Capacity: 197000 kW (2010)
Independence: 1847 from United States
Area: 111,369 square km (96,320 km land) (15,049 km water)
Coastline: 579 km
Lowest Point: Atlantic Ocean (0 m)
Highest Point: Mount Wuteve (1,380 m)
Life Expectancy: 58.21 years (2014)
Fertility Rate: 4.81 (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate: 69.19 per 1000 (2014)
HIV Prevalence: 0.90% (2012)
Adult Obesity Prevalence: 4.80% (2008)
Human Development Index: 0.329 (2011)
Corruption Perception Index: 3.2 (2011)
Literacy: 57.50 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 5

Number of coins in catalogue: 1

Number of stamps in catalogue: 20

Location of Liberia in Africa

Regional Map for Liberia

Major Cities

Bopolu (Population 2908)
Buchanan (Population 34270)
Gbarnga (Population 34046)
Harper (Population 17837)
Kakata (Population 33945)
Monrovia [Capital] (Population 1010970)
Robertsport (Population 3933)
Sanniquellie (Population 4000)
Tubmanburg (Population 13114)
Zwedru (Population 23903)

Languages

Maninka
Mende
Vai

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