Zambia REPUBLIC OF ZAMBIA

International Treaties
ARIPO
Berne Convention
Paris Convention
PCT
WIPO
WTO

Problems
Corruption
Landlocked country (no coastline)
Poverty, unemployment
Sewerage water pollution

Currency
Zambian Kwacha

Dialing Code
260

Internet Domain
.zm

Zambia
EDUCATION & EMPLOYMENT

Education
Basic education (years 1 to 9)
Upper secondary (years 10 to 12)

Employment Majority
Mining, Agriculture

INDUSTRY & TRADE

Main Exports
copper, cobalt, cobalt, electricity; tobacco, flowers, cotton, copper cables, Maize, Sugar

Main Imports
Machinery, transportation equipment, petroleum products, electricity, fertilizer; foodstuffs, clothing

Main Industries
Copper mining and processing, construction, foodstuffs, beverages, chemicals, textiles, fertilizer, horticulture

CULTURE

Languages
English, Chewa, Bemba, Lunda, Tonga, Lozi, Luvale, Kaonde

Population
12 million (2009 estimate)

Religion
Christian

GEOGRAPHICS & CLIMATE

Capital
Lusaka

Climate
Tropical

Neighbouring Countries
Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe

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