Malawi Malawi: 21,798 statistics available

General Information

In the first part you can find a summary of the most important information. Detailled statistics can be found in the second part: Statistics by category
Malawi is a land locked country in South-East Africa.
Malawi has 17,31 million people. With 5,42 births per women Malawi has a high fertility rate in the international comparison. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of Malawi in the year 2050 will rise to 41,20 million and in the year 2100 to 84,99 million. The life expectency in Malawi is 55,1 years.

Malawi has an area of 118.480 sq. km and ranks 99th among all countries in the world. With a population density of 146,1 people per sq. km Malawi ranks number 72 among all countries in the world. By 2050 the population density will rise to 347,8 people per sq. km und and by 2100 will rise to 717,3 people per sq. km. The borderline with its neighboring countries totals 2.881 km.

The gross domestic product in the year 2014 was 4,26 billion US $ and ranks 164th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita totals 253 US $ and is therefore in the lower ranks in the international comparison. With a debt level of 50,8 % of the GDP Malawi ranks among the countries with a medium sized debt level. Die unemployment rate in the year 2013 amounts to 7,6 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1964
ISO country code MW
Internet Domain .mw
License plate MW
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for Malawi

All datasets for Malawi by categories. For each category the number of data sets is displayed in brackets.
3 sample data sets are displayed for each category. To view all data sets for a category click on the category name.
Population and Health (161)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (136)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
CO2 emissions (kt)
Economy (19,745)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (1,228)
Literacy rate, ages 15 and above, total (%)
Education expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)
Patent applications, residents
Geography and Agriculture (498)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (30)
Internet users
Internet users, per 100 people
Mobile phones