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LIBERIA


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The Republic of Liberia was founded in 1822, and became an independent African Republic on July 26, 1847. Liberia is a founding member of the United Nations (UN), the Organization of African Unity OAU (now African Union), and the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS).

BASIC INFORMATION

Head of State/Government :
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
Governance :
Presidential Constitutional Republic
Capital :
Monrovia
Land area :
111,369 km2 or 43,000 sq mi
Population :
- 2014 estimate 4,092,310 - 2008 census 3,476,608
Independence :
26 July 1847
Official language :
English
Major spoken languages :
Kpelle, Bassa, Dey, Gio, Mano, Kru, Krahn, Gebro, Mandingo, Lorma, Kissi, Vai, Gola, Gbandi, Belleh and Mende
Life expectancy :
60 years
GDP per capita (PPP) :
- Total $2.675 billion - Per capita US$700.02
Annual Growth Rate :
6.2%
Currency :
Liberian Dollars (LRD)
Human Development Index :
0.400-0.449
Time zone :
GMT
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MINISTRY RESPONSIBLE

Name of Ministry :
Minister of Finance and Development Planning
Name of Minister :
Hon Amara M. KONNEH
Address :
Phones :
Fax :
Emails :
Web Site :
www.emansion.gov.lr

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