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Map of Zambia

Demonym: Zambian
Motto: "One Zambia, One Nation"
Population: 13,881,336 (2011)
Government: presidential republic
Capital City: Lusaka
Capital Coordinates: 15°25′S 28°17′E
Capital Time Zone: UTC+2
Currency: Zambian Kwacha
Currency Code: ZMK
Currencies Issued: kwacha ngwee pound
GDP: $18.4 billion (2011)
Per Capita Income: $1,305 (2008)
Foreign Debt: $4.0 billion (2011)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: ZM
Internet Country Code: .zm
Calling Code: 260
Electrical Generation Capacity: 1679000 kW
Independence: 1964 from United Kingdom
Area: 752,618 square km (743,398 km land) (9,220 km water)
Lowest Point: Zambezi River (329 m)
Highest Point: Mafinga Hills (2,301 m)
Life Expectancy: 52.36 years
Fertility Rate: 5.85 (2012)
Infant Mortality Rate: 64.61 per 1000 (2012)
AIDS Prevalence: 15.20% (2007)
Human Development Index: 0.430 (2011)
Corruption Perception Index: 3.2 (2011)
Literacy: 80.60 percent

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

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 33

Number of coins in catalogue: 2

Number of stamps in catalogue: 86

Location of Zambia in Africa

Regional Map for Zambia

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