Lesotho (Kingdom of Lesotho) , LS

Lesotho: Independent country in southern Africa

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Geography

Kingdom of Lesotho is located at 29°30'0"S 28°15'0"E (-29.5000000, 28.2500000).

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Coat of arms of Lesotho

The largest city of Kingdom of Lesotho is Maseru with a population of 330,790. . See all Kingdom of Lesotho cities & populated places.

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Kingdom of Lesotho Quick Facts

Population : 2,233,339
Country : Lesotho
Head of government : Prime Minister of Lesotho
Plate code : LS
Official name : Kingdom of Lesotho, le Royaume du Lesotho, Lesotho, Lesotho, Muso oa Lesotho
Continent : Africa
Easternmost point : Point(29.45546 -29.34096)
Northernmost point : Point(28.65 -28.57)
Legislative body : Parliament of Lesotho
Named for : Sesotho
Official language : English, Sesotho
Capital : Maseru
Establishment : January 01, 1966 (55 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC+02:00
Local time : 23:19:46 (16th May 2021)

    Moeketsi Majoro ,

  • Qacha's Nek District
  • Maseru District
  • Butha-Buthe District
  • Quthing District
  • Mokhotlong District
  • Berea District
  • Thaba-Tseka District
  • Mafeteng District
  • Leribe District
  • Mohale's Hoek District

Demographics

Year Population % Change Method
1960 851,412 - census
1961 866,253 1.71% census
1962 881,910 1.78% census
1963 898,342 1.83% census
1964 915,473 1.87% census
1965 933,251 1.9% census
1966 951,736 1.94% census
1967 970,972 1.98% census
1968 990,869 2.01% census
1969 1,011,308 2.02% census
1970 1,032,240 2.03% census
1971 1,053,524 2.02% census
1972 1,075,281 2.02% census
1973 1,098,033 2.07% census
1974 1,122,484 2.18% census
1975 1,149,090 2.32% census
1976 1,177,975 2.45% census
1977 1,208,836 2.55% census
1978 1,241,159 2.6% census
1979 1,274,216 2.59% census
1980 1,307,403 2.54% census
1981 1,340,694 2.48% census
1982 1,374,044 2.43% census
1983 1,406,818 2.33% census
1984 1,438,248 2.19% census
1985 1,467,856 2.02% census
1986 1,495,101 1.82% census
1987 1,520,244 1.65% census
1988 1,544,580 1.58% census
1989 1,569,936 1.62% census
1990 1,597,534 1.73% census
1991 1,627,900 1.87% census
1992 1,660,360 1.95% census
1993 1,693,459 1.95% census
1994 1,725,118 1.84% census
1995 1,753,824 1.64% census
1996 1,779,197 1.43% census
1997 1,801,679 1.25% census
1998 1,821,609 1.09% census
1999 1,839,611 0.98% census
2000 1,856,225 0.9% census
2001 1,871,500 0.82% census
2002 1,885,487 0.74% census
2003 1,898,757 0.7% census
2004 1,912,022 0.69% census
2005 1,925,844 0.72% census
2006 1,940,413 0.75% census
2007 1,955,784 0.79% census
2008 1,972,199 0.83% census
2009 1,989,873 0.89% census
2010 2,008,921 0.95% census
2011 2,029,516 1.01% census
2012 2,051,545 1.07% census
2013 2,074,465 1.1% census
2014 2,043,437 -1.52% (Worldbank)
2015 2,059,021 0.76% (Worldbank)
2016 2,075,001 0.77% (Worldbank)
2017 2,233,339 7.09% census
2018 2,108,132 -5.94% (Worldbank)
2019 2,125,268 0.81% (Worldbank)

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