Lesotho

ACT in Lesotho

Organisations with HQ in Lesotho
International organisations in Lesotho
Organisations funding work in Lesotho
About Lesotho
  • Population: 2.19 million (World Bank, 2011)
  • Capital: Maseru
  • Area: 30,355 sq km (11,720 sq miles)
  • Major languages: Sesotho, English
  • Major religion: Christianity, traditional African religions
  • Life expectancy: 44 years (men), 46 years (women) (UN)
  • Monetary unit: 1 loti (L) = 100 lisente
  • Main exports: Water, diamonds, clothing, wool, mohair, food, livestock
  • GNI per capita: US $1080 (World Bank, 2008)