TITLE

PROFILE

PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Background Notes on Countries of the World: Somalia;Jan2010, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on Somalia. Its climate is principally desert and its estimated population in 2009 was 9.8 million. The area is 637,657 square kilometers (sq.km.), which is said to be slightly smaller than Texas. Cities include Mogadishu, Beledweyne, and Kismayo. The population is 99.9 percent Muslim. The article also provides an overview of the country's government and economy.
ACCESSION #
63887631

 

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