Zambia is a country located in Southern Africa.


A person from Zambia is a Zambian.

Capital City

The capital city of Zambia is Lusaka.


Zambian Kwacha (ZMW) .

Languages of Zambia

Zambia has 71 languages, 69 actively spoken, 2 endangered and 0 extinct.

To explore the major languages in Zambia, click/hover on the highlighted parts of the map.

For a comprehensive list of all the languages in the country, go to the list of languages section.

Note: Please be aware that the map provided is designed to give you a general overview of the major languages in Zambia and should not be considered as a representation of the exact regions where each language is actively spoken.