Zambia is part of Africa with main city at
Lusaka. Its Least Developed country with a
population of 16M people. The main currency is Zambian Kwacha. The languages
spoken are English. the Republic of Zambia is the formal name of Zambia 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 🌤️ ~24.85 °C 🌧 ~25.83 mm 👨👩👦👦 16M people
⚠️ Travel advice
fiber_manual_record Exercise normal safety precautions
We’ve reviewed our travel advice for Zambia. The level has not changed - exercise normal safety precautions overall. Higher levels apply in some parts of the country. Reconsider your need to travel to Border areas with the Democratic Republic of Congo. Reconsider your need to travel to Border areas with Angola and Mozambique.
issued date: July 25, 2019
Zambia uses 230V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type C, Type D and Type G.
The languages that are typically spoken are English
💱 Currencies Used
Zambia uses the Zambian kwacha (symbol: ZK), code ZMW.Banknotes come in denominations of 100, 50, 20, 10, 5 and 2 kwachas. Kwacha is subdivided into 100 ngwees. Coins come in denominations of 1 kwacha and 50, 10 and 5 ngwees.
Automatic teller machines are rare in Zambia. 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.