flag of Laos
National Flag

Country name: Laos

Type of Government: Republic (Communist One-Party System)

Neighbouring countries: Myanmar [Burma] Vietnam Thailand Indonesia Philippines Malaysia Brunei Cambodia Singapore East Timor

Continent/Sub-continent: Asia South-Eastern Asia

Neighbourhood Continents: Africa Oceania Americas Europe

Adjacent Sub-continents: Eastern Asia Southern Asia Central Asia Western Asia

National Currency: LAK Kip

Country information for Laos with demographics details, continent, sub-continent, currency, flag, capital, and languages.

Specifications

Area 236,800 (236K) Sq.Kms.
147,141 (147K) Sq.Miles
Birth Rate 24.30/1,000 Population
Death Rate 7.6/1,000 Population
Life Expectancy 63.90 Years
Population 6,368,162 (6.36M)
Capital Vientiane
CoastLine 0 (0) Kms.
ISO Code LA
ISO (num) Code 418
ISO Code LAO
FIPS Code LA
Currency LAK Kip
Dialing Prefix +856
Goverment Form Republic (communist one-party system)
Admin Divions
1st: Provinces
2nd: Districts

Languages

1 Indo-European - French
2 Indo-European - English
3 Tai–Kadai - Lao