Middle East > Jordan


Capital: Amman ; GDP growth (annual %) 2016: 2.0%;
Key Facts

Full name: The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
Population: 6.5 million (UN, 2010)
Area: 89,342 sq km (34,492 sq miles)
Major language: Arabic
Major religion: Islam
Life expectancy:
72 years (men), 75 years (women) (UN)
Monetary unit: 1 Jordan dinar = 1,000 fils
Main exports: Phosphates, fertilisers, agricultural products
GNI per capita: US $4,390 (World Bank, 2010)
Internet domain: .jo
International dialling code: +962

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