Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe's flagLocation: Southern Africa
Official name: Republic of Zimbabwe
Formation (date of independence / date current borders were established): 1980 / 1980
Capital city: Harare
Population: 12.6 million / 84 people per sq mile (33 people per sq km)
Total land area: 150,803 square miles (390,580 square km)
Language(s) spoken: Shona, isiNdebele, English (official language)
Main religions: Syncretic (Christian/traditional beliefs)
50%, Christian 25%, Traditional beliefs 24%, Other (including Muslim) 1%
Ethnic mix: Shona 71%, Ndebele 16%, Other African 11%, White 1%, Asian 1%
Government type: Presidential system
Currency: Zimbabwe dollar suspended in 2009
Literacy rate: 92%
Calorie consumption (daily per person): 2207 kilocalories

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