Zambia

Zambia offers travelers some of the world's best safari opportunities, a glimpse into "real Africa", and , one of the World's Seven Natural Wonders and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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, in Province, is the capital of Zambia. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The Province is situated in Northern Zambia, a region which is very rich in minerals. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The Luangwa Valley, largely covered by the Eastern Province of Zambia is, arguably, the least developed. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a large city in the of northern Zambia, 10 km from the border with the Democratic Republic of Congo. Photo: Vberger, Public domain.

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The central region of Zambia includes Lusaka Province with the capital city , and Central Province with notable towns such as and numerous national parks. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The is a region in Western Zambia, consisting of Western, Northwestern, and Southern Provinces.

The is a region of Zambia. Photo: ChaloNiZambia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Zambia

Latitude of center
-13.56° or 13° 33' 36" south
Longitude of center
28.3° or 28° 18' east
Population
16,400,000
Elevation
1156 metres (3793 feet)
Capital
Area
752,614 km² (290,586 miles²)
Currency
Kwacha (ZMW)
Phone code
260
Internet domain
.zm
Open­Street­Map ID
node 432425123
Geo­Names ID
895949
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Zambya
  • Achinese: Zambia
  • Afar: Zambiya
  • Afrikaans: Zambië
  • Akan: Zambia
  • Albanian: Zambi
  • Albanian: Zambia
  • Amharic: ዛምቢያ
  • Arabic: Zambia
  • Arabic: زامبيا
  • Aragonese: Zambia
  • Armenian: Զամբիա
  • Armenian: Զամպիա
  • Arpitan: Zambie
  • Asturian: Zambia
  • Avaric: Zambia
  • Azerbaijani: Zambiya
  • Balinese: Zambia
  • Bambara: Zanbi
  • Bambara: Zanbia
  • Banjar: Zambia
  • Bashkir: Замбия
  • Basque: Zambia
  • Bavarian: Sambia
  • Belarusian: Замбія
  • Bengali: জামবিয়া
  • Bengali: জাম্বিয়া
  • Bhojpuri: ज़ांबिया
  • Bhojpuri: ज़ाम्बिया
  • Bhojpuri: जांबिया
  • Bhojpuri: जाम्बिया
  • Bishnupriya: জাম্বিয়া
  • Bosnian: Zambija
  • Breton: Zambia
  • Bulgarian: Замбия
  • Burmese: ဇမ်ဘီယာ
  • Burmese: ဇမ်ဘီယာနိုင်ငံ
  • Catalan: Zàmbia
  • Cebuano: Zambia
  • Cebuano: Zambiya
  • Central Bikol: Sambya
  • Central Kurdish: زامبیا
  • Chavacano: Zambia
  • Chechen: Замби
  • Cheyenne: Zambia
  • Chinese: Zambia
  • Chinese: Zànbǐyà
  • Chinese: 尚比亞
  • Chinese: 贊比亞
  • Chinese: 赞比亚
  • Chuvash: Замби
  • Cornish: Zambi
  • Crimean Tatar: Zambiya
  • Croatian: Zambija
  • Czech: Zambie
  • Danish: Zambia
  • Dhivehi: ޒެމްބިއާ
  • Dimli (individual language): Zambiya
  • Dinka: Dhambia
  • Dotyali: जाम्बिया
  • Dutch: Republiek Zambia
  • Dutch: ZM
  • Dutch: ZMB
  • Dutch: Zambia
  • Dutch: Zambië
  • Dzongkha: ཛམ་བི་ཡ
  • Eastern Mari: Замбий
  • Egyptian Arabic: زامبيا
  • English: Northern Rhodesia
  • English: Republic of Zambia
  • English: ZAM
  • English: zm
  • English: 🇿🇲
  • Esperanto: Respubliko Zambio
  • Esperanto: ZM
  • Esperanto: Zambio
  • Estonian: Sambia
  • Estonian: Sambia Vabariik
  • Estonian: Zambia
  • Ewe: Zambia
  • Ewe: Zambia nutome
  • Extremaduran: Zámbia
  • Faroese: Sambia
  • Fiji Hindi: Zambia
  • Finnish: Sambia
  • Finnish: Sambian tasavalta
  • French: ZM
  • French: Zambie
  • French: la République de Zambie
  • French: zm
  • Fulah: Sammbi
  • Fulah: Sammbiya
  • Gagauz: Zambiya
  • Galician: Zambia
  • Ganda: Zambia
  • Ganda: Zambya
  • Georgian: ზამბია
  • German: Nordrhodesien
  • German: Sambia
  • Greek: Δημοκρατία της Ζάμπιας
  • Greek: Ζάμπια
  • Guarani: Sámbia
  • Guianese Creole French: Zanbi
  • Gujarati: ઝામ્બિયા
  • Haitian: Zanbi
  • Hakka Chinese: Zambia
  • Hausa: Zambia
  • Hausa: Zambiya
  • Hebrew: זמביה
  • Hindi: ज़ाम्बिया
  • Hindi: जांबिया
  • Hindi: जाम्बिया
  • Hungarian: Zambia
  • Hungarian: Zambiai Köztársaság
  • Hungarian: Észak-Rhodesia
  • Icelandic: Norður-Ródesía
  • Icelandic: Sambía
  • Ido: Zambia
  • Igbo: Zambia
  • Iloko: Zambia
  • Inari Sami: Sambia
  • Inari Sami: Zambia
  • Inari Sami: Zambia täsiväldi
  • Indonesian: Zambia
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Zambia
  • Interlingue: Zambia
  • Irish: An tSaimbia
  • Irish: Poblacht na Saimbia
  • Italian: Repubblica dello Zambia
  • Italian: Zambia
  • Jamaican Creole English: Zambia
  • Japanese: ザンビア
  • Japanese: ザンビア共和国
  • Japanese: 北ローデシア
  • Javanese: Zambia
  • Kabiyè: Sambii
  • Kabyle: Zambya
  • Kalaallisut: Zambia
  • Kalmyk: Замбидин Орн
  • Kalmyk: Замбудин Орн
  • Kannada: ಜಾಂಬಿಯ
  • Kannada: ಜಾಂಬಿಯಾ
  • Kannada: ಝಾಂಬಿಯ
  • Kannada: ಝಾಂಬಿಯಾ
  • Kara-Kalpak: Zambiya
  • Kashubian: Zambiô
  • Kazakh: Замбия
  • Khmer: ប្រទេសហ្សំប៊ី
  • Khmer: ហ្សាំប៊ី
  • Kikuyu: Zambia
  • Kinyarwanda: Zambiya
  • Kirghiz: Замбия
  • Kongo: Zambia
  • Korean: 잠비아
  • Kotava: Zambia
  • Kurdish: Zambiya
  • Kurdish: زامبیا
  • Ladin: Zambia
  • Ladino: Zambia
  • Lao: Zambia
  • Lao: ແຊມເບຍ
  • Latgalian: Zambeja
  • Latin: Zambia
  • Latvian: Zambija
  • Lezghian: Замбия
  • Ligurian: Zambia
  • Limburgan: Zambia
  • Lingala: Zambi
  • Lingala: Zambia
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Zambia
  • Literary Chinese: 尚比亞
  • Lithuanian: Zambija
  • Livvi: Zambii
  • Lojban: zambias
  • Lombard: Zambia
  • Low German: Sambia
  • Lower Sorbian: Sambija
  • Luba-Katanga: Zambi
  • Luxembourgish: Sambia
  • Macedonian: Замбија
  • Malagasy: Zambia
  • Malay: Zambia
  • Malayalam: സാംബിയ
  • Maltese: Repubblika taż-Żambja
  • Maltese: Żambja
  • Manx: Yn Tambia
  • Maori: Tāmipia
  • Marathi: झांबिया
  • Marathi: झाम्बिया
  • Mazanderani: زامبیا
  • Min Dong Chinese: Zambia
  • Min Nan Chinese: Zambia
  • Minangkabau: Zambia
  • Mingrelian: ზამბია
  • Mongolian: Замби
  • Moroccan Arabic: زامبيا
  • Nauru: Zambia
  • Nepali: जाम्बिया
  • Newari: जाम्बिया
  • North Ndebele: Zambiya
  • Northern Frisian: Sambia
  • Northern Sami: Zambia
  • Northern Sami: Zambia dásseváldi
  • Northern Sami: Zámbia
  • Northern Sami: Zámbia dásseváldi
  • Norwegian: Zambia
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Republikken Zambia
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Zambia
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Zambia
  • Novial: Zambia
  • Nyanja: Zambia
  • Occitan (post 1500): Zambia
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Sambia
  • Oriya: ଜାମ୍ବିଆ
  • Oromo: Zaambiyaa
  • Ossetian: Замби
  • Pali: जाम्बिया
  • Pampanga: Zambia
  • Panjabi: ਜ਼ਾਂਬੀਆ
  • Papiamento: Zambia
  • Pedi: Zambia
  • Persian: زامبیا
  • Piemontese: Zambia
  • Pitcairn-Norfolk: Zambia
  • Polish: Rodezja Północna
  • Polish: Zambia
  • Portuguese: Zâmbia
  • Pushto: زمبیا
  • Pushto: زېمبيا
  • Quechua: Sambya
  • Romanian: Zambia
  • Romansh: Sambia
  • Rundi: Zambiya
  • Russia Buriat: Замби
  • Russian: Замбия
  • Russian: Республика Замбия
  • Rusyn: Замбія
  • Sakizaya: Zambia
  • Samoan: Zambia
  • Samogitian: Zambėjė
  • Sango: Zambïi
  • Sanskrit: जाम्बिया
  • Sardinian: Zàmbia
  • Saterfriesisch: Sambia
  • Scots: Zambie
  • Scottish Gaelic: Saimbia
  • Serbian: Zambija
  • Serbian: Замбија
  • Serbo-Croatian: Zambija
  • Shan: မိူင်းၸမ်းပီးယႃး
  • Shona: Zambia
  • Sicilian: Zambia
  • Silesian: Zambijo
  • Sindhi: زيمبيا
  • Sinhala: සැම්බියාව
  • Skolt Sami: Sambia
  • Skolt Sami: Sambia tääʹssväʹldd
  • Skolt Sami: Zambia
  • Skolt Sami: Zambia tääʹssväʹldd
  • Slovak: Zambia
  • Slovenian: Zambija
  • Somali: Saambiya
  • South Azerbaijani: زامبیا
  • Southern Sotho: Zambia
  • Spanish: Republica de Zambia
  • Spanish: República de Zambia
  • Spanish: Zambia
  • Sundanese: Zambia
  • Swahili: Zambia
  • Swati: IZambiya
  • Swedish: Republiken Zambia
  • Swedish: Zambia
  • Swiss German: Sambia
  • Tagalog: Zambia
  • Tajik: Замбия
  • Tamil: சாம்பியா
  • Tatar: Замбия
  • Telugu: జాంబియా
  • Thai: ประเทศแซมเบีย
  • Thai: แซมเบีย
  • Tibetan: ཛམ་བི་ཡ།
  • Tigrinya: ዛምቢያ
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands): Semipia
  • Tornedalen Finnish: Sambia
  • Tosk Albanian: Sambia
  • Tsonga: Zambia
  • Tsonga: Zambiya
  • Tswana: Zambia
  • Tumbuka: Zambia
  • Tunisian Arabic: زامبيا
  • Turkish: Zambiya
  • Turkmen: Zambiýa
  • Udmurt: Замбия
  • Uighur: زامبىيە
  • Ukrainian: Замбія
  • Ukrainian: Північна Родезія
  • Ukrainian: Республіка Замбія
  • Upper Sorbian: Sambija
  • Urdu: زامبیا
  • Urdu: زیمبیا
  • Uzbek: Zambiya
  • Venetian: Xànbia
  • Venetian: Zànbia
  • Veps: Zambii
  • Vietnamese: Dăm-bi-a (Zambia)
  • Vietnamese: Dăm-bi-a
  • Vietnamese: Zambia
  • Volapük: Zambiyän
  • Võro: Sambia
  • Waray (Philippines): Zambia
  • Welsh: Sambia
  • Welsh: Zambia
  • Western Armenian: Զամպիա
  • Western Frisian: Sambia
  • Western Mari: Замби
  • Western Panjabi: زیمبیا
  • Wolof: Saambi
  • Wu Chinese: 赞比亚
  • Xhosa: EZambia
  • Yakut: Замбия
  • Yiddish: זאמביע
  • Yoruba: Orílẹ́ède ṣamibia
  • Yoruba: Sámbíà
  • Yue Chinese: 贊比亞
  • Zeeuws: Zambia
  • Zhuang: Zambia
  • Zulu: IZambiya
  • Zulu: i-Zambia
  • සැම්බියා
  • 尚比亚

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