Nepal

  • President:Ram Chandra Poudel
  • Vice President:Ram Sahaya Yadav
  • Capital city:Kathmandu
  • Languages:Nepali (official) 44.6%, Maithali 11.7%, Bhojpuri 6%, Tharu 5.8%, Tamang 5.1%, Newar 3.2%, Magar 3%, Bajjika 3%, Urdu 2.6%, Avadhi 1.9%, Limbu 1.3%, Gurung 1.2%, other 10.4%, unspecified 0.2% note: 123 languages reported as mother tongue in 2011 national census; many in government and business also speak English (2011 est.)
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  • National statistics office
  • Population, persons:31,069,971 (2024)
  • Area, sq km:143,350
  • GDP per capita, US$:1,337 (2022)
  • GDP, billion current US$:40.8 (2022)
  • GINI index:32.8 (2010)
  • Ease of Doing Business rank:94
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