General Information for Malawi Malawi Flag Icon

What is the capital city of Malawi ?Lilongwe
What is the total area of Malawi ? (km2)118.484
What is the population in Malawi ? (2020)19.129.952
What is the median age in Malawi ?18
What is the iso country code for Malawi ? (2lt)MW
What is the iso country code for Malawi ? (3lt)MWI
What continent is Malawi in ?Africa
What currency is used in Malawi ?Malawian Kwacha
What is the currency code for Malawi ?MWK
What is the tel code for Malawi ?+265
What language use in Malawi ?English
What is the language code for English ?EN
What is the internet TLD code for Malawi ?.mw
Where is the highest place in Malawi ?Mount Mulanje (3002 m.)
Where is the lowest place in Malawi ?Shire River (37 m.)

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Worldbank Country Statistics for Malawi

World map icon Secondary education, duration (years)6
World map icon Lower secondary school starting age (years)12
World map icon Procedures to build a warehouse (number)13
World map icon Time required to build a warehouse (days)153
World map icon Total tax rate (% of commercial profits)34,5
World map icon Profit tax (% of commercial profits)20,4
World map icon Tax payments (number)35
World map icon Other taxes payable by businesses (% of commercial profits)1,7
World map icon Labor tax and contributions (% of commercial profits)12,4
World map icon Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours)169
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business, male (number)7
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business, female (number)7
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business (number)7
World map icon Time required to start a business, male (days)37
World map icon Time required to start a business, female (days)37
World map icon Time required to start a business (days)37
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures (% of GNI per capita)0
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures, male (% of GNI per capita)32,6
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures, female (% of GNI per capita)32,6
World map icon Procedures to register property (number)6
World map icon Time required to register property (days)47
World map icon Time required to enforce a contract (days)522
World map icon Strength of legal rights index (0=weak to 12=strong)11
World map icon Time to resolve insolvency (years)2,6
World map icon Time to import, documentary compliance (hours)55
World map icon Time to import, border compliance (hours)55
World map icon PPG, private creditors (INT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, other private creditors (INT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, commercial banks (INT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, bonds (INT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, official creditors (INT, current US$)21.829.400
World map icon PPG, multilateral (INT, current US$)13.884.100
World map icon Interest payments on external debt, private nonguaranteed (PNG) (INT, current US$)0
World map icon Interest payments on external debt, long-term (INT, current US$)21.829.400
World map icon Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments (%)22,92
World map icon Primary education, duration (years)6
World map icon Primary school starting age (years)6
World map icon Cost to import, documentary compliance (US$)161,5
World map icon Cost to import, border compliance (US$)143,5
World map icon Time to export, documentary compliance (hours)75
World map icon Time to export, border compliance (hours)78,1
World map icon Cost to export, documentary compliance (US$)341,8
World map icon Cost to export, border compliance (US$)242,9
World map icon Time required to get electricity (days)127
World map icon Public credit registry coverage (% of adults)0
World map icon Private credit bureau coverage (% of adults)40,2
World map icon Depth of credit information index (0=low to 8=high)7
World map icon Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations)109
World map icon Business extent of disclosure index (0=less disclosure to 10=more disclosure)4
World map icon Distance to frontier score (0=lowest performance to 100=frontier)60,9371
World map icon PPG, bilateral (INT, current US$)7.945.280
World map icon Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)5,375
World map icon Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)4,442
World map icon Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)6,382
World map icon PPG, private creditors (DIS, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, other private creditors (DIS, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, commercial banks (DIS, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, official creditors (DIS, current US$)169.939.000
World map icon PPG, multilateral (DIS, current US$)146.491.000
World map icon Disbursements on external debt, public and publicly guaranteed (PPG) (DIS, current US$)169.939.000
World map icon Disbursements on external debt, long-term (DIS, current US$)169.939.000
World map icon PPG, bilateral (DIS, current US$)23.447.300
World map icon PPG, private creditors (AMT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, other private creditors (AMT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, commercial banks (AMT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, bonds (AMT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, official creditors (AMT, current US$)57.614.500
World map icon PPG, multilateral (AMT, current US$)36.363.500
World map icon Unemployment, youth total (% of total labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)7,069
World map icon Unemployment, youth male (% of male labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)6,462
World map icon Unemployment, youth female (% of female labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)7,713
World map icon Labor force, total8.156.050
World map icon Labor force, female (% of total labor force)48,4615
World map icon Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)77,448
World map icon Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)82,251
World map icon Ratio of female to male labor force participation rate (%) (modeled ILO estimate)88,5801
World map icon Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)72,858
World map icon Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)78,552
World map icon Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)82,841
World map icon Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)74,384
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)63,992
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)65,879
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)62,104
World map icon Employment in services (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)19,909
World map icon Employment in services, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)22,19
World map icon Employment in services, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)17,396
World map icon Principal repayments on external debt, public and publicly guaranteed (PPG) (AMT, current US$)57.614.500
World map icon Principal repayments on external debt, private nonguaranteed (PNG) (AMT, current US$)0
World map icon Principal repayments on external debt, long-term (AMT, current US$)57.614.500
World map icon PPG, bilateral (AMT, current US$)21.250.900
World map icon Employment in industry (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)8,398
World map icon Employment in industry, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)10,462
World map icon Employment in industry, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)6,124
World map icon GDP per person employed (constant 2011 PPP $)2.733,89
World map icon Contributing family workers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)6,572
World map icon Contributing family workers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)5,487
World map icon Contributing family workers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)7,767
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)39,488
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)44,756
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)33,686
World map icon Vulnerable employment, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)59,37
World map icon Vulnerable employment, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)53,739
World map icon Vulnerable employment, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)65,571
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)73,285
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)78,598
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)68,208
World map icon Self-employed, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)60,512
World map icon Self-employed, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)55,244
World map icon Self-employed, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)66,314
World map icon Employers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)1,142
World map icon Employers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)1,505
World map icon Employers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)0,743
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)59,468
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)61,621
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)57,314
World map icon Employment in agriculture (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)71,694
World map icon Employment in agriculture, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)67,347
World map icon Employment in agriculture, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)76,481
World map icon Personal remittances, received (% of GDP)2,83639
World map icon Personal remittances, received (current US$)217.458.000
World map icon Personal transfers, receipts (BoP, current US$)215.533.000
World map icon Secondary income receipts (BoP, current US$)518.569.000
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net inflows (% of GDP)1,28377
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$)98.422.700
World map icon Travel services (% of service exports, BoP)23,1863
World map icon Transport services (% of service exports, BoP)16,6335
World map icon Exports of goods, services and primary income (BoP, current US$)1.175.200.000
World map icon Service exports (BoP, current US$)182.313.000
World map icon Goods exports (BoP, current US$)982.489.000
World map icon Insurance and financial services (% of service exports, BoP)24,4465
World map icon Exports of goods and services (BoP, current US$)1.164.800.000
World map icon Primary income receipts (BoP, current US$)10.401.500
World map icon Communications, computer, etc. (% of service exports, BoP)4,6758
World map icon Net capital account (BoP, current US$)908.897.000
World map icon Net secondary income (BoP, current US$)494.447.000
World map icon Reserves and related items (BoP, current US$)42.328.900
World map icon Portfolio investment, net (BoP, current US$)-455.995.000
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net (BoP, current US$)-104.820.000
World map icon Net errors and omissions (BoP, current US$)340.142.000
World map icon Net trade in goods (BoP, current US$)-1.857.300.000
World map icon Net trade in goods and services (BoP, current US$)-2.032.920.000
World map icon Net primary income (BoP, current US$)-298.937.000
World map icon Net financial account (BoP, current US$)-588.372.000
World map icon Current account balance (% of GDP)-23,9661
World map icon Current account balance (BoP, current US$)-1.837.410.000
World map icon Personal remittances, paid (current US$)29.157.500
World map icon Secondary income, other sectors, payments (BoP, current US$)22.914.700
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net outflows (% of GDP)0,0834459
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net outflows (BoP, current US$)-6.397.550
World map icon Travel services (% of service imports, BoP)29,9476
World map icon Diabetes prevalence (% of population ages 20 to 79)4,5
World map icon Transport services (% of service imports, BoP)26,3756
World map icon Imports of goods, services and primary income (BoP, current US$)3.507.060.000
World map icon Charges for the use of intellectual property, payments (BoP, current US$)3.622.390
World map icon Service imports (BoP, current US$)357.936.000
World map icon Goods imports (BoP, current US$)2.839.790.000
World map icon Insurance and financial services (% of service imports, BoP)9,45122
World map icon Imports of goods and services (BoP, current US$)3.197.720.000
World map icon Primary income payments (BoP, current US$)309.338.000
World map icon Communications, computer, etc. (% of service imports, BoP)10,9505
World map icon Trade in services (% of GDP)7,0467


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