Quick facts on Swaziland

Map of Swaziland
Source: U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)

Area – 17,363 km² (6,704 square miles)

Population – 1.1 Million (2017)

Capital – Mbabane

National Currency – Lilangeni (SZL) –singular; Emalangeni - plural

GDP per Capita – US$4,264 (2017)

GDP Growth rate – 1.9% (2017)

Income Group – Lower Middle Income

Average Inflation (2017) – 6.2%

Merchandise Exports – US$ 1.8bn (2013)

Merchandise Imports – US$ 1.8bn (2013)

Prime Rate – 10.75% (2017)

Language – SiSwati, English

Literacy rate – 90% (2015)