Where is Uganda Located?
The given Uganda location shows that Uganda is located in the eastern part of Africa continent. Uganda map shows that it shares its international boundaries with Kenya in the east, Sudan in the north, Democratic Republic of Congo in the west, and Rwanda and Tanzania in the south. However, the huge Lake Victoria lies in the south of the country. Interestingly, Uganda is known as “Pearl of Africa.”
Moreover, the economy of the country largely depends upon agriculture and mining industries. Coffee is the main export crop of the country. The natural resources available in the country are copper and cobalt. Besides, country has also untapped reserves of crude oil and natural gas.
|Where is Located||Uganda is a country located in the Eastern Africa|
|Coordinates||1.0667° N, 31.8833° E|
|Neighboring Countries||Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania|
|Administrative divisions||111 districts and 1 capital city|
|Area||241,038 sq km|
|Population||34.51 million (2011)|
|Official Language||English (Official), Ganda, Arabic|
|Currency||Ugandan shilling (UGX)|
|ISO Alpha-2 Code||UG|
|ISO Alpha-3 Code||UGA|
|ISO Numeric Code||800|
|GDP||$50.439 billion 2012 estimate|
|Time Zone||EAT (UTC+3)|