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Map of Malawi

Map of Malawi

Bordering Countries: Mozambique, Tanzania, Zambia
Demonym: Malawian
Motto: "Unity and Freedom"
Population: 17,377,468 (2014)
Population Growth Rate: 3.33% (2014)
Government: presidential republic
Capital City: Lilongwe
Capital Coordinates: 13°57′S 33°42′E
Capital Time Zone: UTC+2
Currency: Kwacha
Currency Code: MWK
Currencies Issued: kwacha pound tambala
GDP: $5.1 billion (2010)
Per Capita Income: $322 (2010)
GDP Growth Rate: 5.00% (2013)
Inflation Rate: 26.90% (2013)
Foreign Debt: $1.3 billion (2011)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: MW
Internet Country Code: .mw
Number of Internet Users: 716400 (2009)
Calling Code: 265
Electrical Generation Capacity: 287000 kW (2010)
Independence: 1964 from United Kingdom
Area: 118,484 square km (94,080 km land) (24,404 km water)
Lowest Point: Shire River at Mozambique (37 m)
Highest Point: Mount Mlanje (3,002 m)
Life Expectancy: 59.99 years (2014)
Fertility Rate: 5.66 (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate: 48.01 per 1000 (2014)
HIV Prevalence: 10.80% (2012)
Adult Obesity Prevalence: 4.30% (2008)
Human Development Index: 0.400 (2011)
Corruption Perception Index: 3.0 (2011)
Literacy: 62.70 percent

The area where this country is located used to be called Rhodesia and Nyasaland.

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 14

Number of coins in catalogue: 2

Number of stamps in catalogue: 32

Location of Malawi in Africa

Regional Map for Malawi

Major Cities

Blantyre (Population 732518)
Chipoka (Population 5132)
Karonga (Population 42555)
Lilongwe [Capital] (Population 902388)
Mzuzu (Population 175345)
Nkhata Bay (Population 14722)
Nkhotakota (Population 33150)
Zomba (Population 101140)

Languages

Chewa
Zulu

Rivers

Zambezi River

Lakes

Lake Chilwa
Lake Malawi

Stock Exchange

Malawi Stock Exchange

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