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Malawi

Currency code: 
Currency name: 
Malawian kwacha
Country name: 
Malawi
Capital: 
Lilongwe
Country code: 
Continent: 
Independence: 
July 6, 1964
Independent from: 
from the UK
Total area: 
118,484
Land area: 
94,080
Water area: 
24,404
Population: 
16,777,547
Population note: 
16,777,547 (July 2013 est.)
Official language: 
Chichewa English
All languages: 
Chichewa (official) 57.2%, Chinyanja 12.8%, Chiyao 10.1%, Chitumbuka 9.5%, Chisena 2.7%, Chilomwe 2.4%, Chitonga 1.7%, other 3.6% (1998 census)
Time zone: 
CAT (UTC+2) - Summer (DST) not observed (UTC+2)
Drive on: 
Left
Calling code: 
+265
Domain: 
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