list your propertyabout fusedworldFacebook

Country Chooser

Enter location or listing ID, hit enter ¬

Quick Filter

Filter shown listings by the property type and the location.

Country Information

Somalia

Somalia
Standards
Road Traffic:right side
Electricity:
Voltage:220V*
Frequency:50 Hz
Plug types:C,
Note:*Berbera 230V; Merca 110/220V
TV Systems:
System:PAL B / PAL G
DVD-Region: 5
Geography

Location:
Eastern Africa, bordering the Gulf of Aden and the Indian Ocean, east of Ethiopia
Area:
total: 637,657 sq km
land: 627,337 sq km
water: 10,320 sq km
Climate:
principally desert; northeast monsoon (December to February), moderate temperatures in north and very hot in south; southwest monsoon (May to October), torrid in the north and hot in the south, irregular rainfall, hot and humid periods (tangambili) between monsoons
Terrain:
mostly flat to undulating plateau rising to hills in north
Economy
GDP: $4.809 billion (2005 est.)
GDP growth rate: 2.4% (2005 est.)
GDP per capita: $600 (2005 est.)
Inflation rate: NA%; note - businesses print their own money, so inflation rates cannot be easily determined
Currency: Somali shilling (SOS)
Exchange rates:
note: the Republic of Somaliland, a self-declared independent country not recognized by any foreign government, issues its own currency, the Somaliland shilling
People
Population:
note: this estimate was derived from an official census taken in 1975 by the Somali Government; population counting in Somalia is complicated by the large number of nomads and by refugee movements in response to famine and clan warfare (July 2006 est.)
Growth rate: 2.85% (2006 est.)
Religions:
Sunni Muslim
Languages:
Somali (official), Arabic, Italian, English
Government
Capital:
name: Mogadishu
time difference: UTC+3 (8 hours ahead of Washington, DC during Standard Time)
Independence:
1 July 1960 (from a merger of British Somaliland, which became independent from the UK on 26 June 1960, and Italian Somaliland, which became independent from the Italian-administered UN trusteeship on 1 July 1960, to form the Somali Republic)


Note: Information on Somalia was mainly sourced from CIA's World Factbook and may represent an American point of view. To learn more about Somalia, please visit one of the links below.


Featured Real Estate Listings

mysql error: [1030: Got error 28 from storage engine] in EXECUTE("SELECT listing.id, file.path, listing_type.name_singular as type, listing.location_id,listing_status_id,listing_payment_state_id, city, city_id,rent_price_from,sell_price_from,listing_type_id,multi,category.name as category FROM listing JOIN listing_category ON (listing_category.listing_id = listing.id) JOIN category ON category.id=listing_category.category_id JOIN listing_type ON listing_type.id = listing.listing_type_id JOIN file ON listing.file_group_id = file.file_group_id AND file.main = true ORDER BY last_visit_ts DESC LIMIT 25")