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Zambia Travel Guide

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Quick Facts
Capital Lusaka
Government Republic
Currency Zambian kwacha (ZMK)
Area total: 752,614 km2
water: 11,890 km2
land: 740,724 km2
Population 12,935,000
Language English (official), major vernaculars - Bemba, Kaonda, Lozi, Lunda, Luvale, Nyanja, Tonga, and about 70 other indigenous languages
Religion Christian (50%-75%), Muslim and Hindu (24%-49%), indigenous beliefs (1%)
Electricity 230V/50Hz, Plug type C/D/G
Calling Code +260
Internet TLD .zm
Time Zone CAT (GMT +2 hours)

Zambia is a state in Southern Africa. Roughly the size of Texas or France, Zambia is a landlocked country, bordered by Tanzania to the northeast, Malawi to the east, Mozambique to the southeast, Zimbabwe and Botswana to the south, a narrow strip of Namibia known as the Caprivi Strip to the southwest, Angola to the west, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the northwest.

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