Country: Zambia

Population: 13,257,000
Capital: Lusaka
Currency: Zambian Kwacha (ZMK )
Top level domain: .zm
Int. Phone access: 260
ISO2 code: ZM
ISO3 code: ZMB
IOC code: ZAM


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English (official), major vernaculars - Bemba, Kaonda, Lozi, Lunda, Luvale, Nyanja, Tonga, and about 70 other indigenous languages

Christian 50%-75%, Muslim and Hindu 24%-49%, indigenous beliefs 1%

United Nations member since: 1964-12-01

Olympic achievements

Olympic Summer Games: 10 times.   Medals: gold  0   silver  1   bronse   1
Olympic Winter Games: 0 times.   Medals: gold  0   silver  0   bronse   0

Provinces / Regions

Western, Central, Eastern, Luapula, Northern, North-Western, Southern, Copperbelt, Lusaka,

Major Cities

Lusaka, Ndola, Kitwe, Kabwe, Chingola, Mufulira, Luanshya,