Area

118,484 sq km

Area Code

265

Currency

Malawian kwacha (MK)

If Malawi Were 100 People

  • 83 would be Christian
  • 13 would be Muslim
  • 2 would follow other religions
  • 2 would follow no religion

Language Spoken

English, Chichewa

Percentage: Ethnic Groups

  • 33 Chewa
  • 18 Lomwe
  • 14 Yao
  • 12 Ngoni
  • 9 Tumbuka
  • 14 other

Population

18,570,321

Population per Sq Km

  • Australia: 3
  • Malawi: 157
  • UK: 265

Time

Central Africa Time (GMT/UTC plus two hours)