Facts and Figures

Total Area 399,757 sq. km
Land Area 386,670 sq. km
Water 4,087 sq. km
Population 11.903 million (2011)
Location Situated in Central Southern Africa, between the Limpopo and the Zambezi, Zimbabwe is landlocked, bounded by Zambia, Mozambique, South Africa and Botswana
Urbanisation 33.56%
Literacy 97.00%
Climate Subtropical climate
Rain season November to March
Capital City Harare
Commercial Language English
Other Languages Shona, Ndebele, Chewa, Chibarwe, Kalanga, Koisan, Nambya, Ndau, Shangani, Zimbabwe Sign language, Sotho, Tonga, Tswana, Venda and Xhosa
Time GMT + 2 HOURS
Currency Multicurrency (US$ and ZAR)
GDP (Current Prices) US$ 8,998 million (2011 current prices)
Real GDP growth rate 9.3%
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