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Examples of countries with Z

Only in the world there are 2 countries with Z , they are located in Africa and they register interesting aspects that are worth knowing.

Examples of countries with Z in Africa

There are 2 countries so far; one is located to the southeast of the continent with access to the sea , and the other in the center south, without maritime space.

  1. Zambia

The Republic of Zambia has a territorial extension of 750,000 km², it is inhabited by more than 17 million people who speak English , as the official language, but there are also dialects in use: Tonga, Bemba, Lozi and Nyanja.

It has border limits with Zimbabwe, Namibia and Botswana to the South, with Angola to the West; to the East, with Malawi and Mozambique, to the North with the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Tanzania. It is a landlocked country, the transport of merchandise depends on other territories.

Although it is landlocked, the essential products for its economy come from South Africa, China, India, the United Arab Emirates and the United States. However, its exports are to Switzerland, Singapore, and the Congo; in addition to South Africa and China.

It does not have salty waters, but it does have fresh waters through the wonderful Victoria Falls, famous for its natural beauty and international tourist attraction.

  1. Zimbabwe

It is a country with access to the sea and its geography is dominated by more than 6 national parks reservoirs of fauna and flora. It borders Zambia and Mozambique to the North, Botswana to the South, Mozambique to the East and Botswana to the West.

It is a region rich in gold mineral, natural pearls, costume jewelery, producer of sugar, coffee, corn and other agricultural items. Its territorial extension is 390,000 km² and it is home to more than 17 million inhabitants.

Most speak English, but there are other dialects such as: Shona and Ndebele. According to the World Bank, it is a country with a situation of extreme poverty, but with the best education in the area, which drives the emigration of its population.

Its population is eminently rural with 70% and the primary sector employs 70% of the active population. The industrial sector is scarce, while the tertiary sector employs the rest of the population. The foreign investment comes mainly from China and South Africa.

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