In this article, you will find out about the location of Cambodia on the world, the form of government, the climate, the Cambodia cuisine, the population of Cambodia, the capital of Cambodia, sports and art in Cambodia, we will learn about many topics. You can see where Cambodia is on the world map below.
Cambodia’s most visited place is the Angkor Temple. Many tourists visit the country every year to see this temple. The capital Phnom Penh; is the largest city in the country. It is the economic, cultural and political center of Cambodia.
It is located in Southeast Asia. Northwest is neighbor to Thailand, the northeast is Laos, and east is Vietnam. Southwest coasts are located in the Gulf of Thailand. Cambodia Flag Map
It is generally a flat country. About four quarters are covered with forests. Plateaus in the eastern region are covered with broad forests and grasslands consisting of trees. In the mountainous region in the north, there is a rich vegetation on the bottom of the forests formed by the trees that do not reach 30 meters.
The country governed by a communist regime has 250 members of the People’s Representatives Assembly elected by the public for five years. It is the same council to determine internal and external politics, the three-person state presidency, the Council of Ministers, and the people’s court.
It is under the influence of monsoon winds and rains. The arid climate prevails between November and May. The annual temperature average ranges from 20 to 36 degrees.
Phnom Penh is the capital of the country. City is the commercial, economic and political center of the country.
The total population is 16,267,170 million people. 85% of the population consists of Kmer. Besides, there are Chinese and Vietnamese as a minority.
The great majority of people believe in Theravada, a Buddhist line.
Industry and Tourism
The country’s industry is based on food, textile, and timber industries. There are also pine processing, tractor, and truck assembly plants, cement, rubber, and sugar factories. The largest industrial centers are Phnom Penh, Kampong Som, and Kampong Cham.
Tourism is the largest source of income after textiles in the country. The Angkor Wat temples constitute the largest tourism income of the country and are near Siem Reap. See also, Tourism in Cambodia, 10 Reasons to Visit Cambodia.
Illustrational art has developed throughout the country.
Throughout the country the most popular sport is football.
It is under the influence of French and Thai cuisine. Local cuisines are called Kymer cuisine. Meat dishes are popular quite a lot.