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Republic of Zimbabwe

Motto: "Unity, Freedom, Work"[1]
Location of Zimbabwe (dark blue) in the African Union (light blue)
Location of Zimbabwe (dark blue)

in the African Union (light blue)

Capital
and largest city
Harare
17°50′S31°3′E / 17.833°S 31.050°E / -17.833; 31.050
Official languages16 languages:[3]
Ethnic groups
(2012 Census[4])
Religion
(2017)[5]
Demonym(s)Zimbabwean
Zimbo[6] (colloquial)
GovernmentUnitarydominant-partypresidentialconstitutional republic
Emmerson Mnangagwa
Constantino Chiwenga
Kembo Mohadi
LegislatureParliament
Senate
National Assembly
Independencefrom the United Kingdom
11 November 1965
2 March 1970
1 June 1979
• Republic of Zimbabwe
18 April 1980
15 May 2013
Area
• Total
390,757 km2 (150,872 sq mi) (60th)
• Water (%)
1
Population
• 2019 estimate
14,215,809[7] (74th)
• 2012 census
12,973,808[8]
• Density
26/km2 (67.3/sq mi) (170th)
GDP (PPP)2019 estimate
• Total
$41.031 billion
• Per capita
$2,621[9]
GDP (nominal)2019 estimate
• Total
$22.290 billion
• Per capita
$1,424[9]
Gini (1995)50.1[10]
high
HDI (2018)Increase 0.563[11]
medium · 150th
CurrencyZimbabwean dollar
Time zoneUTC+2 (CAT[12])
Driving sideleft
Calling code+263
ISO 3166 codeZW
Internet TLD.zw

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on November 27, 2020


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