Lavigery

Zambia

Our work in Zambia

 

Local facts

Capital: Lusaka
Population: 14 million
Poverty index: 0.328%
Life expectancy: 52.36 years
Access to clean water: 60%
Adult literacy: 80.6%
GDP per head: $1,500 (2010 est.)
HIV/AIDS rates: 13.5% (2009 est.)
Infant mortality: 66.6/1,000 live births
Religions: Christian 50%-75%, Muslim and Hindu 24%-49%, Indigenous 1%

Taken from CIA website, except the poverty index, taken from the UNDP.
All correct Nov 2011

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