Malawi is part of Africa with main city at
Lilongwe. Its Least Developed country with a
population of 17M people. The main currency is Malawi Kwacha. The languages
spoken are English,Chichewa. the Republic of Malawi is the formal name of Malawi It is adviced to Exercise normal safety precautions Get useful information like travel advice, temperatures, rainfall, socket plugs,
languages spoken, SIM cards, ATM, currencies, road rules and emergency numbers.
👍 Least Developed 🌤️ ~24.70 °C 🌧 ~66.81 mm 👨👩👦👦 17M people
⚠️ Travel advice
fiber_manual_record Exercise normal safety precautions
Political protests have been occurring in Lilongwe and Blantyre since the elections in May 2019. Some protests have turned violent. Avoid demonstrations (see Safety and security). We haven’t changed our level of advice - 'exercise normal safety precautions in Malawi. Higher levels apply in the Mulanje district. Excersise high degree of caution to Mulanje district.
issued date: October 30, 2019
Malawi uses 230V, 50Hz with socket and plug Type G.
The languages that are typically spoken are English, Chichewa
💱 Currencies Used
Malawi uses the Malawian kwacha (symbol: MK), code MWK.Banknotes come in denominations of 1000, 500, 200, 100, 50 and 20 kwachas. Kwacha is subdivided into 100 tambalas. Coins come in denominations of 10, 5 and 1 kwachas and 50, 20, 10, 2 and 1 tambalas.
Automatic teller machines are rare in Malawi. Your best bet is to look for them in large cities and community places.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.