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Malawi

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Malawi
World Vision in Africa: Malawi

The Republic of Malawi is a long, narrow, landlocked country in southeast Africa. It’s separated from neighbouring countries by Lake Malawi, the world's tenth largest lake, which covers about 20% of the eastern part of the country.

See the communities World Vision works with in Malawi:

1. Wovwe Go to Communtiy page 2. Mphompha Go to Communtiy page 3. Mlonyeni Go to Communtiy page 4. Mpama Go to Communtiy page
 
5. Mposa Go to Communtiy page 6. Chamba Go to Communtiy page 7. Kameme Go to Communtiy page 8. Lupembe-Mlare Go to Communtiy page
 
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Malawi National Map

FAST FACTS COMPARISON

Country Mortality Rate
Under Age 5
Mortality Rate
Life Expectancy
Life
Expectancy
Safe Water
Access to
Safe Water
Average Income
Average
Income
Schoool Enrollment
School
Enrollment
Literacy
Literacy
Rate
Land Mass
Land
Mass
Population
Population
 
Canada 6/1000 81 Years 100% $76,600 99% 99% 9,984,670 34,300,083
 
Malawi 83/1000 52 Years 80% $330 91% 74% 45,746 14,091,000


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Country Challenges Geography & People
  • Almost half of the children under age five in Malawi suffer from chronic malnourishment
  • Over half of Malawians live below the poverty line
  • Almost three quarters of secondary school-aged children do not attend school
  • The HIV prevalence rate is over 11% in Malawi

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