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 (2014)

Capital – Mbabane

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

GDP per Capita – US$3,637 (2014)

GDP Growth rate – 1.7% (2015)

Income Group – Lower Middle Income

Average Inflation (2015) – 5.7%

Merchandise Exports – US$ 1.8bn (2013)

Merchandise Imports – US$ 1.8bn (2013)

Prime Rate – 9.25% (2015)

Language – SiSwati, English

Literacy rate – 90% (2015)