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Eswatini
(3,486 words)

Umbuso weSwatini/The Kingdom of Eswatini

Demographics (United Nations)

Population

1,439,000

Area

17,000 sq. km (6,700 sq. mi)

Population density

83/sq. km (210/sq. mi)

Growth rate p.a.

1.76% (per 1,000: births 26, deaths 9)

Under 15 years

37%

Urban dwellers

24% (2.42% p.a.)

Capital city

Mbabane 64,900

Languages & peoples (World Christian Database)

Mother tongues

83% Swati, 10% Zulu, 2% Afrikaans, 2% Tsonga, 1% Hindi, plus 4 others

Peoples

8…

Cite this page
“Eswatini”, in: World Christian Encyclopedia Online, Todd M. Johnson, Gina A. Zurlo. Consulted online on 31 July 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2666-6855_WCEO_COM_02SWZ>
First published online: 2020



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