Tunisia



Tunisian Republic
Capital: Tunis Nationality: Tunisian Population: 10,629,186
Currency: Tunisian dinars (TND) Off. Lang: Arabic Area: 163,610 sq km
Internet DM: tn GDP: $100 billion Life Exp: 75.9 years
Literacy: 74.3% Location: 34 00 N, 9 00 E Calling Code: 216

Tunisia is a North African country bordering the Mediterranean Sea, and surrounded by Algeria to the west
and Libya to the east. The location is 34 00 N, 9 00 E. The total area is 163,610 sq km. The capital city is Tunis, with Arabic being the official language. French is also spoken.

Tunisia has a population of 10,589,025, with a life expectancy of 75.99 years. The ethnic makeup is 98% Arab, 1%  European, 1% Jewish and  other. Tunisia is  98% Muslim, 1% Christian , 1% Jewish and other. The literacy rate is 83.4% for males and 65.3% for females.

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Works Cited

CIA Factbook, Tunisia