East Timor

Facts and stats about East Timor

1.17 million

Population. Ranked 159th in 2013.


GDP per capita. Ranked 145th in 2012.


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

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