Lao People's Democratic Republic

(Laos)

  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic

System of governmentrepublic with single political movement
Country codeLA, LAO
FlagLao People's Democratic Republic
Capital cityVientiane
CurrencyLao kip (LAK)
Predominant religionTheravada Buddhism
MembershipUN
WTO
MMF
ASEAN
Population6 580 800 people
(101. place in the world)
Area236 800 km2
(82. place in the world)
Density28 people per km2
(150. place in the world)
GDP per capita7 038 USD per capita
(122. place in the world)
PeacefulnessGPI Global Peace Index 1,801
(44. place in the world)
CorruptionCPI Corruption Perceptions Index 29
(128. place in the world)
Human developmentHDI Human Development Index 0,601
(138. place in the world)
Economy freedomEFI Economy Freedom Index 57,4
(106. place in the world)
Life expectancy67 years
(140. place in the world)
Income iequalityGini coefficient 36,4
(73. place in the world)
CO2 emissions2,818 Mt CO2/year
(141. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per km212 t CO2/km2/year
(162. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per capita0,4 t CO2/per capita/year
(153. place in the world)
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