The Lord's Move to Africa

Zambia

The Lord’s Testimony

Updated February 19, 2020

No. of localities: 1
No. of saints in church life: 40
No. of saints attending the Table meeting: 15

Country Profile

Location: East Africa, east of Angola, south of the Democratic Republic of the Congo 
Geographical Size: land: land: 743,398 sq km, water: 9,220 sq km Climate: tropical; modified by altitude; rainy season (October to April) Population: 16,445,079 (July 2018 est.) 
Population Growth Rate: 2.91% (2018 est.) 
Languages: Bemba 33.4%, Nyanja 14.7%, Tonga 11.4%, Lozi 5.5%, Chewa 4.5%, Nsenga 2.9%, Tumbuka 2.5%, Lunda (North Western) 1.9%, Kaonde 1.8%, Lala 1.8%, Lamba 1.8%, English (official) 1.7%, Luvale 1.5%, Mambwe 1.3%, Namwanga 1.2%, Lenje 1.1%, Bisa 1%, other 9.7%, unspecified 0.2% (2010 est.) 
Religion: Protestant 75.3%, Roman Catholic 20.2%, other 2.7% (includes Muslim Buddhist, Hindu, and Baha'i), none 1.8% (2010 est.) Government Type: presidential republic 
Capital City: Lusaka 
Economy: copper is its sole major export 
GDP (Purchase power parity): $68.93 billion (2017 est.) Communications: Fixed line telephone 101,444 (2017 est.)Mobile Cellular 13,438,539 (2017 est.), Internet users 3,956,252 (July 2016 est.) 
Information and map From CIA