Zimbabwe is a landlocked country in Southern Africa known for its histrionic landscape and divergent wildlife, much of it within parks, reserves and safari areas. Zimbabwe is the same size as the state of California and is surrounded by Botswana, Mozambique, South Africa, Zambia. On the Zambezi River, Victoria Falls make a thundering 108m drop into narrow Batoka Gorge, where there are various exotic activities such as white-water rafting and bungee-jumping. Downstream are Matusadona and Mana Pools national parks, home to hippos, rhinos and a variety birdlife.
Zimbabwe has a large variety of spoken languages including Shona, English, Xhosa, Venda, Chewa, Southern Sotho, Tswana, Tsonga, Ndebele and Tonga.
The capital of Zimbabwe is Harare and has a population of 1.6 million people.
Zimbabwe’s major religions are Christianity is the dominant religion in Zimbabwe. According to the 2017 Inter Censal Demography Survey by the Zimbabwe National Statistics Agency 69.2 percent of Zimbabweans belong to Protestant Christianity, 8.0 percent are Roman Catholic, in total 84.1 percent follow one of the denominations of Christianity.
The current population of Zimbabwe is 14.9 million as of Monday, September 14, 2020, based on Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data. Zimbabwe 2020 population is estimated at 14.9 million people at mid year according to UN data. 67.79% of the population of Zimbabwe live in rural areas. Zimbabwe’s population is equivalent to 0.19% of the total world population.