Jordan

by: Aiden

Jordan

Jordan has a constitutional monarchy. (political)

Over half of the people in Jordan do services while the rest do industry and agriculture. (economic)

Resources imported includes crude oil and iron. (economic)

Dominant religion is Muslim. (social)

Arabic is the official language. (social)

Natural resources include phosphates, potash, and shale oil. (geography)

Political

Jordan's national symbol is the eagle and it's national anthem is called long live the king of Jordan.

Economic

Jordan's currency is the Jordanian dinar and there GDP per capita is 6,100 dollars.

Geographic

The Jordan river in Jordan helps irrigate the land all year long.

Social

The school life expectancy is 13 years and the literacy rate is 95.9%.

Citing

"jordan." The World Factbook 2013-14. Washington, DC: Central Intelligence Agency, 2013.https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html. jan. 23 2014.


Short-toed Eagle (Circaetus gallicus) Pale form - Jordan - April. Photography. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 23 Jan 2015.
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Jordan. Photography. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 23 Jan 2015.
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Location on the Jordan River where Jesus was baptised, Bethany, Jordan, Middle East. Photography. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 23 Jan 2015.
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Queen Rania of Jordan Distributes Supplies To School Children. Photographer. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 23 Jan 2015.
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