Lavigery

Malawi

Our work in Malawi

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A call to witness
Fr Bill Turnbull W.F

 

Local facts

Capital: Lilongwe
Population: 16 million
Poverty index: 0.381%
Life expectancy: 51.7 years
Access to clean water: 80%
Adult literacy: 62.7%
GDP per head: $800 (2010 est.)
HIV/AIDS rates: 11% (2009 est.)
Infant mortality: 81.04/1,000 live births
Religions: Christian 82.7%, Muslim 13%, Other 4.3%

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

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