Sri Lanka

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A Closer Look at... Sri Lanka
Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka
  Island in the Indian Ocean south of India near major sea lanes, mostly low, flat to rolling plains, with mountains in south-central interior.
  66,000 sq km / 25,483 sq miles
  Slightly larger than West Virginia

19,905,165 (2003 estimate)

Note: since the outbreak of hostilities between the government and armed Tamil separatists in the mid-1980s, several hundred thousand Tamil civilians have fled the island; as of year end 2000, approximately 65,000 were housed in 131 refugee camps in south India, another 40,000 lived outside the Indian camps, and more than 200,000 Tamils have sought refuge in the West (July 2004 estimate)


Note: Sri Jayewardenpura Kotte is the legislative capital.

  97% (age 15+ and can read and write)

Official: Sinhalese
Tamil and English

  Buddhist 70%
Hindu 15%
Christian 8%
Muslim 7%
  Won independence from UK in 1948, republic government
  Per capita income = US$ 1,010 a year
  Sri Lankan Rupee (Rs)
  GMT/UTC +6
  Statistics provided by a variety of sources, but mostly the U.S. State Department, the U.N. Statistics Division, and BBC News.

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