Mozambique

Summary

Capital
Currency Used
Official Language
Form of Government
Dominant-party system
Presidential system
Republic
Contained by
Area
801,590 km² (309496 mi²)
Population
3,886,000 (1930)
5,086,000 (1940)
5,739,000 (1950)
GDP (nominal)
2,246,791,389 (1995, US$)
9,209,366,611 (2010, US$)
3,526,287,700 (1980, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
900 (2008, US$)
 

Country

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

Administrative Area

Adjectival form
of
Administrative parent
Administrative children
Short name
mz
 

Military Combatant

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

Uncommon Topic

Exceptions
 

Employer

Employees and other personnel
2004
 

Military power

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

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

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
 

Bibs Location

Type
Country
 

Shareholder

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

Location

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

Statistical region

Fertility rate
6.601 (1963)
6.6 (1960)
6.6 (1961)
Major exports
Portuguese escudo (199,915,000, 1960)
Portuguese escudo (176,420,000, 1960, Tea)
Portuguese escudo (194,333,000, 1960)
Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
3.05 (1988)
3.417 (1989)
0.846 (2008)
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$, 2005)
Internet users as percentage of population
0 (1990)
0.003 (1996)
0.012 (1997)
Places exported to
China (US$, 2005)
South Africa (2009)
Netherlands (2009)
Places imported from
Life expectancy
35.004 (1960)
35.467 (1961)
35.912 (1962)
Oil production
2009 (0)
Natural gas production
3,300,000,000 (2008)
Electricity production
15910000000.0 (2007)
 

Taxonomy Subject

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

Dated location

Date founded
1975-06-25
 

Countries

Continent
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Mozambican
 

Organization scope

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

Olympic participating country

IOC Code
MOZ
Olympics participated in
Athletes
Athletic performances
 

Organization member

Member of
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