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Map of Malawi

Map of Malawi

Demonym: Malawian
Motto: "Unity and Freedom"
Population: 14,901,000 (2010)
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)
Foreign Debt: $1.3 billion (2011)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: MW
Internet Country Code: .mw
Calling Code: 265
Electrical Generation Capacity: 299500 kW
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: 52.31 years
Fertility Rate: 5.35 (2012)
Infant Mortality Rate: 79.02 per 1000 (2012)
AIDS Prevalence: 11.90% (2007)
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

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