Lesotho profile   2012-01-17 14:58:19            

Full name: The Kingdom of Lesotho

Population: 2.2 million (UN, 2011)

Capital: Maseru

Area: 30,355 sq km (11,720 sq miles)

Major languages: Sesotho, English

Major religion: Christianity

Life expectancy: 50 years (men), 48 years (women) (UN)

Monetary unit: 1 loti (L) = 100 lisente

Main exports: Water, diamonds, clothing, wool, mohair, food, livestock

GNI per capita: US $1,040 (World Bank, 2010)

Internet domain: .ls

International dialling code: +266

Editor: Chen Zhi
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