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THE FACTS
NAME: Zimbabwe
LOCATION: Africa & The Middle East
GOVERNMENT:   Parliamentary Democracy
OFFICIAL LANGUAGE: English (official), Shona, Sindebele (the language of the Ndebele, sometimes called Ndebele), numerous but minor tribal dialects.
MAJOR RELIGION(S):  Syncretic (part Christian, part indigenous beliefs) 50%, Christian 25%, indigenous beliefs 24%, Muslim and other 1%.
MAJOR ETHNIC GROUPS: African 98% (Shona 82%, Ndebele 14%, other 2%), mixed and Asian 1%, white less than 1%.

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