Official Name: Republic of Mozambique
Capital City: Maputo
Type of Government: Republic
Head of State: President Armando Guebuza
Head of Government: Prime Minister Aires Bonifacio Ali
Official Languages: Portuguese
Area: 801,590 sq.km/497,741 sq. mi.
Population: 22 million
Religion: Indigenous 50%; Christian 30%; Muslim 20%
Currency: Metical (Mtc)
Number of Time Zones: 1
Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) plus 2 hours; Eastern Standard Time (EST) plus 7 hours
Daylight-savings time not observed.
Weights and Measures: Metric system
Country Domain: .mz
Country Tel Code: 258