Lesotho: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: -29.62395 / longitude: 28.23359

General information


In this country, the median age is 43.70 years and the birth growth rate is around 0.70%. Around 1,916,000 people live in this country, or 0.026% of all people on earth.


The inhabitants stay 15 years in school (tertiary education included).


In 2021 the GDP was $2,496,134,680 USD, placing it at position 158 in the market. The currency ISO code is LSL and the currency symbol is L.


This nation's capital is Maseru and the country shares a border with South Africa. 30,355 kmĀ² make up the entire country, a postcode system is employed and the key cities are: Maseru, Berea, Hlotse, Hlotse (Leribe), Teyateyaneng. People from this country speak these languages: English, Sotho, Southern.

Good to know

The ISO code is LS, the domain name ".ls" is used by the country's websites, phone numbers start with +266 For more information about this country, check https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lesotho.


ISO code LS
Capital Maseru
Population 1,916,000
World percentage 0.026%
Median age 43.70 years
Population growth rate 0.70%
Main cities
Spoken languages English, Sotho, Southern
GDP (2021) $2,496,134,680
GDP position #158
Currency code LSL
Currency symbol L
School life expectancy 15 years
TLD .ls
Phone prefix +266
Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lesotho