Liberia Statistics

  • Capital: Monrovia
  • Population: 3,989,703
  • GDP: $1,691,000,000 (USD)
  • Total Area:
    43,000 (sq miles)
    111,369 (sq kilometers)
  • Currency: Liberian dollar (LRD)

Liberia Facts

  • Liberia Facts... Africa's first republic, Liberia was founded in 1822 as a result of the efforts of the American Colonization Society to settle freed American slaves in... Learn More
  • Eating and Recipes... Rice is a staple eaten almost  every day. Cassava leaves are boiled and eaten. Sometimes with Sugar Cane you cut the bark and suck the sweet... Learn More
  • Family... Large families are important. Because the Islam religion allows up to four wives, wealthy men usually have more than one wife. The expensive bride price... Learn More
  • Fashion...

    Those who live in the city have adopted to Western style clothing however villagers continue in the traditions of their fathers. One of the obligations... Learn More

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