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Tunisia

Tunisia
  • Capital

    Capital

    Tunis

  • Local time

    Local time

    2:53

  • Population

    Population

    11.45 m

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Right

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +216

  • Currency

    Currency

    د.ت TND (dinar)

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Tunisia

Tunisia
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  • Capital

    Capital

    Tunis

  • Local time

    Local time

    2:53

  • Population

    Population

    11.45 m

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Right

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +216

  • Currency

    Currency

    د.ت TND (dinar)

  • Average Salary

    Average Salary

    $ 393

  • Petrol price

    Petrol price

    € 0.91 pl

  • Precipitation

    Precipitation

    207mm /year

Geography & travel

  • Country Area

    Country Area

    163 610 km2

  • Protected Area

    Protected Area

    5%

  • Forest Area

    Forest Area

    7%

  • Agricultural area

    Agricultural area

    64%

  • Railways

    Railways

    2244km

  • Annual air passengers

    Annual air passengers

    3.61 m

Population

  • Ethnicity

    Ethnicity

    Arab-Berber - 98 %
    European - 1 %
    Jewish and other - 1 %

  • Religion

    Religion

    Islam - 98 %
    Islam - 98 %
    Christian - 1 %

  • Literacy rates

    Literacy rates

    79.0%

  • Languages

    Languages

    Arabic
    French
    Berber

  • Armed Forces

    Armed Forces

    47 800

  • Alcohol consumption

    Alcohol consumption

    1.2 l/person

  • Diabetes

    Diabetes

    9.6%

  • Tuberculosis

    Tuberculosis

    37 per 100k

  • HIV

    HIV

    0.1%

Economy

  • Industries

    Industries

    petroleum, mining, tourism, textiles, footwear, agribusiness, beverages

  • Agriculture

    Agriculture

    olives, olive oil, grain, tomatoes, citrus fruit, sugar beets, dates, almonds, beef

  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    petroleum, phosphates, iron ore, lead, zinc, salt

  • Energy Import

    Energy Import

    36%

  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    petroleum, phosphates, iron ore, lead, zinc, salt

  • Renewable Energy

    Renewable Energy

    12%

  • CO2 Emissions

    CO2 Emissions

    28 830kt

  • Ease of Business

    Ease of Business

    88 (Best=1, Worst=200)

  • ATMs per 100k people

    ATMs per 100k people

    27

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What not to do when visiting Tunisia

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Don’t forget to shake hands and discuss general matters (same sex). Wait for the woman to extend her hand first (if at all).

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Don’t lose your temper or cause losing face to someone in public.

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Don’t forget to negotiate a price before entering into the taxi or insist the meter is on.

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Don’t eat, drink, smoke or chew chewing gum in public during the holy month of Ramadan.

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Don't be surprised Tunisians eager to offer assistance, even unsolicited - with a request of a tip. Refuse the assistance if not needed.

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Don’t forget consensual same-sex sexual relations are criminalised in Tunisia.

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Don’t give or bring alcohol when invited to someone’s home. Pastry, nuts, fruit, cake, candy or flowers to the hostess are good gifts, even you may never meet the host’s wife.

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

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Don't forget to haggle at places where prices are not set - only say prices you're willing to pay.

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Don’t start eating until the host blesses the food or begins to eat. A washing basin will be brought to the table before the meal is served - hold your hands over the basin while water is poured over them, dry your hands on the towel provided. Same again at the end of the meal.

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