|Land Area||627,337 km2|
|Water Area||10,320 km2|
|Total Area||637,657km2 (#43)|
|Government Type||Federal Parliamentary Republic|
|GDP (PPP)||$4.72 Billion|
|GDP Per Capita||$400|
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Located on the Equator, Somalia is a semidesert country consisting primarally of barren scrubland and dry savanna vegetation.
Along the central coastal plain, and north along the Gulf of Aden, conditions are hot and dry throughout the year, moderating only during the December-February monsoon season. In the south, higher rainfall amounts and the May-October monsoon season moderates temperatures.
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What Kind of Government Does Somalia Have?
The government of Somalia is headed by the President of Somalia, to whom the Cabinet reports through the Prime Minister.
What Type Of Government Does Somalia Have?
What is the biggest city in Somalia?
Mogadishu is home to 2,425,000 inhabitants making it the largest city in Somalia.
Biggest Cities In Somalia
What is the tallest mountain in Somalia?
Mount Shimbiris, also known as Mount Surud Cad, is the tallest mountain in Somalia with an elevation of 8,070 feet above sea level.
Tallest Mountains In Somalia
What Is The Puntland State Of Somalia?
Puntland State is a self-declared state located in Somalia’s northeastern region. Although the local leaders of Puntland have claimed it as an autonomous state, the international community regards it as an autonomous region of Somalia.
Where is Puntland?
What are the Ecological Regions of Somalia?
Ecological regions in Somalia include East African Mangroves, the Hobyo Grasslands and Shrublands, and the Ethiopian Montane Forests.