Mozambique

The Republic of Mozambique

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Capital: Maputo

Population: 24.5 million

Land area: 812,379 sq km (313,661 sq miles)

Languages: Portuguese (official), several indigenous languages, including Makhuwa

Major religions: Christianity, indigenous beliefs, Islam

Life expectancy: 50 years (men), 52 years (women)

Currency: metical

Sources: UN, World Bank, BBC