Mozambique

Summary

Official Language
Form of Government
Dominant-party system
Presidential system
Republic
Capital
Currency Used
GDP (nominal)
9,209,366,611 (2010, US$)
3,526,287,700 (1980, US$)
3,532,095,548 (1981, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
900 (2008, US$)
Population
3,886,000 (1930)
5,086,000 (1940)
5,739,000 (1950)
Contained by
Area
801,590 km² (309496 mi²)
 

Country

Internet TLD
mz
Languages spoken
National anthem
Pátria Amada (2002)
Currency Formerly Used
Mozambican escudo
ISO Short Name
MOZAMBIQUE
Calling Code
258
FIPS Code
MZ
Administrative Divisions
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Mozambique (1983-05-01)
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Government bodies
Assembly of the Republic of Mozambique
Governing officials
Samora Machel (1975-06-25, 1986-10-19, President)
Agencies
 

Military power

Military branches
Mozambique Air Force
Mozambique Armed Defense Forces
Mozambique Army
Mozambique Navy
 

Dated location

Date founded
1975-06-25
 

Taxonomy Subject

entry
Library of Congress Classification (DT, 3,291, 3,415)
 

Shareholder

Holding
Cervejas de Moçambique (0.3, 1998-11)
Cerveja Manica (0.3, 1998-11)
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Mozambican
 

Countries

Continent
 

Organization member

Member of
 

Military Combatant

Military Conflicts
Armed forces
Mozambique Air Force
Mozambique Armed Defense Forces
Mozambique Army
Mozambique Navy
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Olympic participating country

Athletes
Athletic performances
IOC Code
MOZ
Olympics participated in
 

Statistical region

Life expectancy
35.912 (1962)
36.339 (1963)
35.004 (1960)
Natural gas production
3,300,000,000 (2008)
Electricity production
15910000000.0 (2007)
Fertility rate
6.6 (1960)
6.6 (1961)
6.601 (1962)
Major exports
Portuguese escudo (681,531,000, 1960)
Portuguese escudo (199,915,000, 1960)
Portuguese escudo (176,420,000, 1960, Tea)
GDP growth rate
5 (1981)
-6.9 (1982)
-15.7 (1983)
Religions
Catholic (23.8, 1997)
Christian Zionism (17.5, 1997)
None (23.1, 1997)
Islam (17.8, 1997)
Major imports
Food and Live Animals (290,174,000, US$, 2005)
Beverages and Tobacco (21,123,000, US$, 2005)
Machinery and Transport Equipment (622,072,000, US$, 2005)
Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
0.846 (2008)
0.871 (2009)
3.05 (1988)
Internet users as percentage of population
0 (1990)
0.003 (1996)
0.012 (1997)
Places exported to
China (US$, 2005)
South Africa (2009)
Netherlands (2009)
Places imported from
Oil production
2009 (0)
 

Organization scope

Organizations with this scope
Independent Party of Mozambique
Front of Patriotic Action
 

Location

Adjoins
Time zone(s)
People born here
Geolocation
35.3243532164 × -18.93
Contains
Adjectival form
Mozambican
Events
 

Administrative Area

Adjectival form
of
Administrative parent
Administrative children
Short name
mz
 

Employer

Employees and other personnel
2004
 

Uncommon Topic

Exceptions
 

Bibs Location

Type
Country
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