Maldives

Country Profile

Population (2014): 393,595
Capital: Male
Area: 298 sq km
Main Languages: Dhivehi (official), English
Religions: Sunni Muslim (official)
Currency: Rufiyaa (MVR)
GDP (2013): US$2.27 billion
GDP per capita (2013): US$9,100
GDP growth (2013): 3.5%
GDP contribution by sector (2012): Agriculture 3%, Industry 17%, Services 80%
Urban population (2011): 41%
Life Expectancy (2014): 75.15 years
International dialling code: (+960)