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Swaziland: An Overview

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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Swaziland At a Glance

Location: Southern Africa, between South Africa and Mozambique

Government: Monarchy

Area: 17,363 sq. km./6,704 sq. miles

Population: 1.1 million

Religion: Christian

Ethnic Groups: Swazi

Official Languages: siSwati and English

Economy: Subsistence agriculture predominates; industries include timber, textiles and sugar processing

HIV Infection Rate: 31% of adults ages 15-49

Life Expectancy: 49 years

Source: U.S. Dept. of State; CIA Factbook; 2012 HIV Measurement Survey

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