Uganda: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 1.37588 / longitude: 32.28687

General information


With a birth growth rate at 3.22%, the median age is 15.70 years. This country represents 0.52% of the world's population with about 39,121,000 individuals.


241,550 kmĀ² make up the entire country, a postcode system isn't employed and the key cities are: Kampala, Mbale, Central, Nakawa, Udupi. The inhabitants speak the following languages: English, Swahili. This nation's capital is Kampala and the country shares a border with DR Congo, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania.


Well known universities are: Makerere University.


You can find some UNESCO listed places: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Rwenzori Mountains National Park, Tombs of Buganda Kings at Kasubi. Well known national dishes are: Matoke.


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

Good to know

Visit to learn more about this nation. The country's websites have the domain name ".ug", telephone numbers begin with +256, the ISO code is UG


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