Malawi Statistics

  • Capital: Lilongwe
  • Population: 16,777,547
  • GDP: $12,980,000,000 (USD)
  • Total Area:
    45,747 (sq miles)
    118,484 (sq kilometers)
  • Currency: Malawian kwacha (MWK)

Malawi Facts

  • Malawi Facts... Malawi has the world's fewest doctors with 1 per 49,118 people. Learn More
  • Eating and Recipes... Most farmers are subsistence growers. They grow most of their own food in small gardens. If a family has extra food, they take it to... Learn More
  • Family...

    In Malawi, women have a special place as descent is determined not by the father but through the mother. Couples often establish their households... Learn More

  • Fashion... In urban areas, women usually wear a skirt and a blouse or a colorful modern dress. In rural areas, women wear a loin cloth tied... Learn More


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