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Malawi



General Information
Surface area118 480  km2
CapitalLilongwe
UN StatusUN member since 1 December 1964
CurrencyKwacha
Currency codeMWK
Internet top-level domain (TLD)MW
National Statistical Office National Statistical Office of Malawi



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Land use in Malawi

   Total area 2014118 480 km2
   Density of population 2011134.0 persons per km2 map
   Total area per 1000 population 20117.5 km2 per 1000 population map
Land area 201494 080 km2
   Land area per 1000 population 20115.9 km2 per 1000 population map
   Land area (percentage of total area) 201479.4 % of total area map
Water surface 201424 400 km2
   Water surface per 1000 population 20111.5 km2 per 1000 population map
   Water surface (percentage of total area) 201420.6 % of total area map
Agricultural land 200749 700 km2
   Agricultural land per 1000 population 20073.1 km2 per 1000 population map
   Agricultural land (percentage of total area) 200741.9 % of total area map
   Agricultural land (percentage of land area) 200752.8 % of land area map
Arable land 200730 000 km2
   Arable land per 1000 population 20071.9 km2 per 1000 population map
   Arable land (percentage of total area) 200725.3 % of total area map
   Arable land (percentage of land area) 200731.9 % of land area map
   Arable land (percentage of agricultural land) 200760.4 % of agricultural area map
Permanent crops 20071 200 km2
   Permanent crops per 1000 population 20070.1 km2 per 1000 population map
   Permanent crops (percentage of total area) 20071.0 % of total area map
   Permanent crops (percentage of land area) 20071.3 % of land area map
   Permanent crops (percentage of agricultural land) 20072.4 % of agricultural area map
Permanent meadows and pastures 200718 500 km2
   Permanent meadows and pastures per 1000 population 20071.2 km2 per 1000 population map
   Permanent meadows and pastures (percentage of total area) 200715.6 % of total area map
   Permanent meadows and pastures (percentage of land area) 200719.7 % of land area map
   Permanent meadows and pastures (percentage of agricultural land) 200737.2 % of agricultural area map
Forest area 200733 360 km2
   Forest area per 1000 population 20072.1 km2 per 1000 population map
   Forest area (percentage of total area) 200728.2 % of total area map
   Forest area (percentage of land area) 200735.5 % of land area map
Other land 200711 020 km2
   Other land per 1000 population 20070.7 km2 per 1000 population map
   Other land (percentage of total area) 20079.3 % of total area map
   Other land (percentage of land area) 200711.7 % of land area map
See also:
 Land use of Africa
 Land use of the world