• Officially » Republic of Zambia

    Flag of the Republic of Zambia

    Flag of the Republic of Zambia

  • Capital » Lusaka

Facts

  • Population » 17.4 million (2018 est)
  • Languages » English (official)
  • Religion » Christianity (official)
  • Currency » Zambian kwacha (ZMW)

Notes

  • Unlike most of its neighbours, Zambia has managed to avoid the war and upheaval that has marked much of Africa’s post-colonial history, earning itself a reputation for political stability. (BBC)
  • The population is concentrated mainly around Lusaka in the south and the Copperbelt Province to the northwest, the core economic hubs of the country. (Wikipedia)

Geography

Overland

  • Driving side » Left

Tourism

  • The spectacular Victoria Falls are on Zambia’s border with Zimbabwe

News

Resources

This page was last updated on 2021.03.18 by Robert Vinet