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1

What % of people in Malawi work on tea plantations?

83%

2

When was Malawi colonised by Britain?

1891

3

Why doesn’t Malawi have good terms of trade?

It is landlocked

4

Why has the profit for coffee sold in Malawi decreased

Because the EU put high tariffs on it.

5

What % of Malawi’s population is rural?

87%

6

What is the male life expectancy and female life expectancy?

Male - 60 yrs
Female-65 yrs

7

What part of Africa is it located in?

South east part

8

Why is global warming a problem for Malawi?

Malawi looses 1.7% of its GDP because of droughts and floods combined

9

Why does Malawi lack globalisation?

It doesn’t have many phone lines or a lot of internet access

10

How many telephone lines are in use in Malawi compared to the UK?

Malawi -227,300 main lines in use
UK -33.01 million main lines in use