Lesotho


Currency

The official currency of Lesotho is Loti.

Capital

Maseru

Location

Lesotho is located in Africa.


Lesotho Location

Population

Estimated population (2010): 2,416,000

Estimated population (2000): 1,964,000

Estimated population (1950): 734,000

Flag


Lesotho Flag

Economy

Lesotho is landlocked (surrounded) by South Africa and is economically integrated with it. The economy of Lesotho is largely based on agriculture, livestock, manufacturing, mining, and it depends on the remittances that comes from the Southern African Customs Union.