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Country profile


Area: 88,361 km2 (water: 0.13%)
Population: (estimate) 10,147,398
Population density: 115 /km2
Data obtained from WMO:
Number of meteorological stations in WMO GOS catalog: 32
GOS stations density: 0.36 /1000 km2
Data obtained by questionnaire:
Number of automatic weather stations (AWS): 3
AWS density: 0.03 /1000 km2
Number of manned meteorological stations (measuring at least precipitation): (number of stations with reliable data) 500
Manned stations density: 5.65 /1000 km2 (Remark: data not available sooner than after one month for majority of stations)
Number of soil moisture measurement sites:
Number of groundwater measurement sites: 435
Data on soil type available? Yes
Data on soil water holding capacity available? Yes