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Capital : Dili
Language :  Portuguese, Tetum
Currency :  US Dollar
Population : 1 167 242
Area : 14 874 km2

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East Timor facts

Facts automatically translated into English from the poznajnieznane.pl and paczka-wiedzy.pl page. I'm sorry for all the mistakes.


1. Over 64,500 motor vehicles are registered in this country (54 vehicles per 1,000 inhabitants).

2. The national top-level domain is .tl . There are over 2,000 websites with this extension.

3. The most popular pages with the extension .tl are: es.tl, mex.tl and de.tl.

4. In this country there are more than 6,040 km of paved roads (0.009% of all roads in the world).

5. The country has 6 airports, 2 of the paved surface.

6. Full name of the country – Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste.

7. This country is often called Timor Leste.

8. Political system – republic.


Geography in East Timor

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1. The country is 21 times smaller than Poland.

2. The main rivers are Laclo and Loes.

3. East Timor borders with such countries as: Indonesia 228 km.

4. The highest peak is Foho Tatamailau 2 963 m above sea level.

5. In Timor-Leste there are 3600 km2 of agricultural land (24% of the country).

6. Hatu-Builico is the highest located town in the country.

7. 7756 km2 of the country is covered by forests (52.1%)

56. The nearest capital in a straight line from Dili is Bandar Seri Begawan (Brunei) – 1905 km.

57. The furthest capital city in a straight line from Dili is Paramaribo (Suriname) – 19698 km.


Finance in East Timor

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1. The minimum wage is USD 115 per month (data from 2012).

2. The level of inflation in 2018 is 2.5%.

3. Gross domestic product (GDP) …
– in 2015 it is $ 4,912,000,000 (PLN 21,02 360,000) ,
– in 2018 it is $ 2,950,000,000 (PLN 12,626,000,000).

4. At the beginning of 2015 , foreign debt was around: $ 311,500,000 .

5. The country has over $312 000 000 in foreign exchange reserves (0.0026% of foreign exchange reserves of all countries in the world).


Law in East Timor

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1. The built-up speed limit is 50 km / h.

2. Outside the built-up area, the speed limit on the regular road is 90 km / h, and 120 km / h on fast roads.

3. The permissible blood alcohol content in a person driving a car is 0.5 promille.

4. In this country there is left-hand traffic.

5. In this country you can vote from the age of 17.

6. In East Timor, adulthood is reached at the age of 17.

7. In this country, formalities related to the establishment of the company last 92 days.

8. The last death penalty was carried out in 2002.


Education in East Timor

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1. In this country, compulsory education lasts 9 years.

2. The beginning of education begins at the age of 6.

3. In this country there are 3.3% of people above 15 years of age who can not read or write (approximately 38 519 people).


Work in East Timor

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1. The minimum wage is USD 115 per month (data from 2012).

2. The unemployment rate is 3.4% (data from 2018).

3. In this country, formalities related to the establishment of the company last 92 days.

4. The work week is 44 hours.


Best in East Timor

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1. The most deadly disease in this country is tuberculosis.

2. The highest peak is Foho Tatamailau 2 963 m above sea level.

3. Hatu-Builico is the highest located town in the country.

4. The lowest temperature: 1 °C was measured at Hatu-Builico.

5. The highest temperature: 38 °C was measured at Viqueque.


Society in East Timor

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1. In East Timor, on average, an adult consumes about 0.6 liters of pure alcohol a year.

2. The most wine is drunk – 76%, then spirit – 15%, and beer – 9%.

3. In 2013, 96 people died as a result of road accidents.

4. 80% of the population live on less than 3 $a day.

5. In this country, women having their first child on average 22.1 years old.

6. A woman gives birth to 5 children on average.

7. In this country, over 290,000 (2015) 410,000 (2018) people have access to the internet ( about 35% of the population).

8. Around 260,000 (2015) 390,000 (2018) accounts on Facebook.

9. The population density is 71 people / km².

10. The main religion is Catholicism, 97%.

11. 2 citizens of East Timor received the Nobel Prize.

12. The average age people living in this country is 18.6 years old.

13. The country is around:
488 000 people (41.82%) in the age range 0-14 years.
636,000 people (54.45%) in the age range 15-64 years.
43 500 people (3.73%) over 65 years old.

14. In this country, about 39 900 children are born each year (3.4% of the population), and about 7 100 people die (0.6% of the population).

15. 3 people in 1000 possess firearms.

16. The average life expectancy in this country is 60.8 years (women – 61.7 years and men – 59.9 years).


Symbols of East Timor

1. The national animal is a crocodile.

2. Motto of the country – “Honor, Fatherland and People”.


History of East Timor

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1. Independence from Indonesia was obtained on May 20, 2002.

2. In this country, women have the right to vote since 1976.


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What is the highest mountain in East Timor?

The highest peak in East Timor is Foho Tatamailau (2963 m above sea level).

answer: Marta


What is the largest river in Timor Leste?

The largest river is Lacló (about 80 km long).

answer: Marta


What East Timor has national colors?

National colors: red, yellow, black and white.

answer: Marta


What is the national animal?

The national animal is a crocodile.

answer: Marta


Which countries borders East Timor?

East Timor borders with countries such as Indonesia 228 km.

answer: Marta


What is the average age of people living in this country?

The average age of people living in this country is 18.6 years.

answer: Marta


What is the minimum wage?

The minimum wage is USD 115 per month (data from 2012).

answer: Marta


What is the population density in Timor Leste?

The population density is 78 people per km2.

answer: Marta


What is the motto of this country?

Motto of the country – “Honor, Fatherland and People”.

answer: Marta


What is the highest temperature recorded in this country?

The highest temperature: 38 ° C was measured at Viqueque.

answer: Marta


What is the lowest temperature recorded in this country?

The lowest temperature: 1 ° C was measured at Hatu-Builico.

answer: Marta