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East Timor

Facts and stats about East Timor

1.17 million

Population. Ranked 159th in 2013.

$1,068.14

GDP per capita. Ranked 145th in 2012.

Borders

Indonesia 228 km
Major language Tetum and Portuguese (official), Indonesian and English (working languages)
Major religion Christianity
Monetary unit US dollar
Prime minister Xanana Gusmao
Alternative names Timor Lorosa'e ; Timor-Leste, Republika Demokratika Timor Lorosa'e ; Republica Democratica de Timor-Leste, Timor-Leste, East Timor, Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste, Timor Leste
Groups Catholic countries, Christian countries, East Asia and Pacific, Island countries, Least Developed Countries, World

Interesting observations about East Timor

East Timor ranked first for birth rate amongst East Asia and Pacific in 2013.
East Timor ranked first for fertility rate > total > births per woman amongst Christian countries in 2005.
East Timor ranked first for labor force amongst Catholic countries in 2013.
East Timor ranked second for GDP > composition, by sector of origin > industry globally in 2013.
East Timor has ranked last for labor force, total per 1000 since 2007.
East Timor has ranked last for radio receivers since 1990.
East Timor has ranked last for radio receivers per 1000 since 1990.

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