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Swaziland

Swaziland
  • Capital

    Capital

    Mbabane

  • Local time

    Local time

    20:37

  • Population

    Population

    1.35 m

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Left

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +268

  • Currency

    Currency

    L SZL (lilangeni)

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Swaziland

Swaziland
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  • Capital

    Capital

    Mbabane

  • Local time

    Local time

    20:37

  • Population

    Population

    1.35 m

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Left

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +268

  • Currency

    Currency

    L SZL (lilangeni)

  • Average Salary

    Average Salary

    $ 786

  • Petrol price

    Petrol price

    € 1.14 pl

  • Precipitation

    Precipitation

    788mm /year

Geography & travel

  • Country Area

    Country Area

    17 363 km2

  • Protected Area

    Protected Area

    4%

  • Forest Area

    Forest Area

    34%

  • Agricultural area

    Agricultural area

    71%

  • Railways

    Railways

    300km

  • Annual air passengers

    Annual air passengers

    89 791

Population

  • Ethnicity

    Ethnicity

    African - 97 %
    European - 3 %

  • Religion

    Religion

    Zionist - 40 %
    Roman Catholic - 20 %
    Muslim - 10 %

  • Literacy rates

    Literacy rates

    83.1%

  • Languages

    Languages

    English
    siSwati

  • Alcohol consumption

    Alcohol consumption

    6.4 l/person

  • Smoking

    Smoking

    19%

  • Diabetes

    Diabetes

    3.8%

  • Malaria

    Malaria

    1%

  • Tuberculosis

    Tuberculosis

    565 per 100k

  • HIV

    HIV

    27.2%

Economy

  • Industries

    Industries

    coal, wood pulp, sugar, soft drink concentrates, textiles and apparel

  • Agriculture

    Agriculture

    sugarcane, cotton, corn, tobacco, rice, citrus, pineapples, sorghum, peanuts

  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    asbestos, coal, clay, cassiterite, hydropower, forests, gold and diamond, quarry stone, talc

  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    asbestos, coal, clay, cassiterite, hydropower, forests, gold and diamond, quarry stone, talc

  • Renewable Energy

    Renewable Energy

    63%

  • CO2 Emissions

    CO2 Emissions

    1 203kt

  • Ease of Business

    Ease of Business

    112 (Best=1, Worst=200)

  • ATMs per 100k people

    ATMs per 100k people

    32

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What not to do when visiting Swaziland

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Don’t forget to shake hands when greeting - a handshake (right hand) while touching either your right forearm or right wrist with your left hand is more polite. Greet elders first.

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Don’t show off with expensive clothes or jewellery in public - keep a low profile to avoid unwanted attention.

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Don’t photograph government buildings, armed forces, royal residences and official ceremonies without official permission - it’s illegal.

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Don’t be a victim of mosquito-borne diseases - protect yourself against bites by mosquitoes.

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Don’t point with your feet to anyone nor show soles of your feet when sitting on the ground.

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Don’t eat or hand things over with the left hand - use right hand or both hands.

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Don’t disrespect elders - when greeting, make a slight bow and look down to show the respect.

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Don’t forget the rainy season takes place between November and April.

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