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Key Facts and Statistics of Vietnam

Capital - Hanoi 21°2′N, 105°51′E

Largest city - Ho Chi Minh City

Official language -  Vietnamese

Government Socialist republic
 -  President Nguyễn Minh Triết
 -  Prime Minister Nguyễn Tấn Dũng
 -  General Secretary Nông Đức Mạnh

Independence from France
 -  Date September 2, 1945
 -  Recognised 1954

Area
 -  Total 331,689 km² (65th) 128,065 sq mi
 -  Water (%) 1.3

Population
 -  July 2005 estimate 85,238,000 (13th)
 -  1999 census 76,323,173
 -  Density 253 /km² (46th) 655 /sq mi

GDP (PPP) 2005 estimate
 -  Total $251.8 billion (36th)
 -  Per capita $3,025 (123rd)

HDI (2004)  0.709 (medium) (109th)

Currency - đồng (₫) (VND)

Time zone (UTC+7)
 -  Summer (DST)  (UTC+7)

Internet TLD .vn

Calling code - +84

Top GDP sectors: 1 Manufacturing (20.6%)
 2 Agriculture and Forestry   (19.2%)
 3 Wholesale and retail trade   (14.1%)
 4 Mining and quarrying   (8.6%)
 5 Construction (5.9%)

Major Industries: Agriculture, forestry, fishery, industrial construction
Major Exports: Crude oil, coal, chromium, tin, cements, woolen carpet, jute carpet, rice cinnamon, marine products
Major Imports: Petroleum products, diesel oil, fertilizers, motors, etc

Source: Wikipedia, Asean Secretariat


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