Uganda: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 1.37588 / longitude: 32.28687

General information


This nation has a number of interesting universities, including Makerere University.


The GDP in 2021 was $40,529,789,025 USD, making it the 87# country in the world. The local currency (UGX) is represented by the symbol USh.


Interesting food you need to try here: Matoke. There are UNESCO listed sites in this country: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Rwenzori Mountains National Park, Tombs of Buganda Kings at Kasubi.


Country territory measures 241,550 kmĀ², a postcode system isn't employed and the main cities are: Kampala, Mbale, Central, Nakawa, Udupi. Here are the different languages spoken in the country: English, Swahili. Kampala serves as this nation's capital and the country shares a border with DR Congo, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania.


The median age of the population is 15.70 years with a birth growth rate of 3.22%. There are 39,121,000 people here, or 0.52% of the world's population.

Good to know

The ISO code is UG, phone numbers start with +256, the domain name ".ug" is used by the country's websites is a good place to find out more details on this country.


ISO code UG
Capital Kampala
Population 39,121,000
World percentage 0.52%
Median age 15.70 years
Population growth rate 3.22%
Main cities
Spoken languages English, Swahili
GDP (2021) $40,529,789,025
GDP position #87
Currency code UGX
Currency symbol USh
National dish Matoke
TLD .ug
Phone prefix +256