Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
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Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
|What was the estimated population of Vietnam in 2008?||Vietnam Facts
86,116,568. The projected population for Vietnam in 2020 is 100 million people, and the projected population for Vietnam in 2040 is 115 million people.
|67% of the Vietnamese are Buddhist. What percentage of the population are Roman Catholic?||Vietnam Facts
8%. Other religions include; Hoa Hao, Cao Dai, indigenous beliefs, and Islam.
Vietnamese. Vietnamese is the official language, English is increasingly favoured as a second language, some French is spoken as a result of their occupation in the 19th century, Chinese is spoken by the few Chinese immigrants, and Khmer is also spoken; mountain area languages include Mon-Khmer and Malayo-Polynesian.
Hanoi. Vientiane is the capital city of Laos, Phnom Penh is the capital city of Cambodia, and Beijing is the capital city of China.
Communist state. Communist Party of Vietnam (or CPV) have governed a united Vietnam since 1975. Officially Vietnam is known as the Socialist Republic of Vietnam.
Asia. Vietnam's has an east coast in the South China sea, and borders three countries; China lies to its north, Laos lies to its west, and Cambodia lies to its south-west.
Socialist Republic of Vietnam. Vietnam is still a communist state, and it looks like it will stay that way for the foreseeable future.