Mozambique - MZ

Name Mozambique (Cost of living)
Country ISO codes MZ / MOZ
Continent Africa
Continent code AF
Capital Maputo
Area 78638
DD coordinates -18.669655 / 35.527335
DMS coordinates -18°40'10.76" S / 35°31'38.41" E
UTM coordinates 36K 766591.49644974 7933840.7821983
Total cities 538
Flag of Mozambique

Mozambique on map

Mozambique is a part of the Africa continent. It's geographical location is subject to the ISO (International Organization for Standardization) standardization, which, for Mozambique, is MZ.

It's territory covers an area of 78638 square kilometers. The country’s administration comes from Maputo, the capital city of Mozambique. On nationwide level, Portuguese is declared to be the official language(es) of the country.

On its territory, there are multiple nationalities and ethnic groups represented, such as Mozambican. Highways and other transport links are characterized by a rather left-side road traffic. Traveling by car, people can drive 31083 km of roadways. Railway surfaces by length cover a total area of 4787 km. Mozambique merchant ships, tankers, and other types of maritime transport have access to 460 km of waterways.

Regular telecommunication operations are performed with the use of 258 prefix. Citizens and residents of the country use MZN as the main currency to purchase goods and pay for services. Most people in Mozambique live according to the Africa/Maputo time zone, which is also the one used in Maputo.

More about Mozambique

Official languages Portuguese
Nationalities Mozambican
Road traffic Left
Domain zone .mz
Phone codes 258
Currencies MZN
Life expectancy males Ø 57,1 years
Life expectancy females Ø 63,0 years
Birthrate 37,5 ‰
Deathrate 8,5 ‰
Males/Females 48,6%/51,4%


GDP 2,02 bn $
Exportations 5648,6 M $
Importations 9621,8 M $
Tourism receipts 324,00 M $
Unemployment rate 3,4%
Inflation rate 2,78%
Corruption index 25 (very bad)
Energy consumption 11,6 bn kWh

Land use

0% Urban areas 2739 km²
64% Agricultural areas 499509 km²
48% Forest 379428 km²


Roadways 31083 km
Railways 4787 km
Waterways 460 km
Commercial harbors 29
Airports 91

Mozambique cities by first letter

Filter by starting letters of the city (cities - 538):

ISO 2 Flag Name Continent Capital Distance
KIR Flag of Kiribati Kiribati Oceania - 17678 km
PYF Flag of French Polynesia French Polynesia Oceania Papeete 15937 km
TKL Flag of Tokelau Tokelau Oceania - 15705 km
MEX Flag of Mexico Mexico North America Mexico City 15646 km
ASM Flag of American Samoa American Samoa Oceania Pago Pago 15357 km
WSM Flag of Samoa Samoa Oceania Apia 15307 km
COK Flag of Cook Islands Cook Islands Oceania - 15275 km
TUV Flag of Tuvalu Tuvalu Oceania - 15038 km
NIU Flag of Niue Niue Oceania - 14988 km
PCN Flag of Pitcairn Islands Pitcairn Islands Oceania - 14919 km
ISO 2 Flag Name Continent Capital Distance
MWI Flag of Malawi Malawi Africa Lilongwe 617 km
ZWE Flag of Zimbabwe Zimbabwe Africa Harare 672 km
SWZ Flag of Swaziland Swaziland Africa - 967 km
ZMB Flag of Zambia Zambia Africa Lusaka 1025 km
COM Flag of Comoros Comoros Africa Moroni 1147 km
MDG Flag of Madagascar Madagascar Africa Antananarivo 1191 km
BWA Flag of Botswana Botswana Africa Gaborone 1200 km
MYT Flag of Mayotte Mayotte Africa - 1218 km
TZA Flag of Tanzania Tanzania Africa Dodoma 1369 km
LSO Flag of Lesotho Lesotho Africa Maseru 1424 km

There are many ways to find how far is Mozambique (MZ) from other places on map, North pole, Equator or South pole, there are 2 common methods - the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula.

From Mozambique to Haversine
North pole 12084 km 7508 mil
Equator 4398 km 2733 mil
South pole 7932 km 4928 mil

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41339 Airports

People also ask - FAQ

The most longest distances between Mozambique and Kiribati is 17678 kilometers or 10985 miles.
The most smallest distances between Mozambique and Malawi is 617 kilometers or 383 miles.
We found information about 538 cities.
The capital of MZ is Maputo with population in 2022 over 1191610 people.
The area of Mozambique (MZ) is 78638 square kilometers.
Yes, Mozambique is part of the continent of Africa.
Official name of MZ is The Republic of Mozambique.
Mozambique has approximately 91 airports.