Country: Swaziland

Population: 1,133,066

Capital: Mbabane

Time Zone: UTC+2

Currency Name: lilangeni (SZL)

Government Type: monarchy

Languages: English (official, government business conducted in English), siSwati (official)

Ethnic Breakdown: African 97%, European 3%

Religion: Zionist 40% (a blend of Christianity and indigenous ancestral worship), Roman Catholic 20%, Muslim 10%, other (includes Anglican, Bahai, Methodist, Mormon, Jewish) 30%

Major Cities: Mbabane

Phone Country Code: 268

Health Concerns:

Official Tourism Website:

High Travel Season: May - June

Voltage: 230 V - 50 Hz

Electrical Plug Type: m

Major Holidays:

Misc Fact / Good to Know: One in three adults aged 15-49 are infected with HIV/AIDS in Botswana, Zimbabwe, and Swaziland