The Kingdom of Cambodia (pronounced /kæmˈboʊdiə/), also known as Kampuchea, is a constitutional monarchy officially established in 1953. It is located in the Southeast Asian region and neighbors Thailand, Laos, and Vietnam. Cambodia has an area of 181,035 sq km and borders the Gulf of Thailand in the Indian Ocean. Cambodians are mostly ethnic Khmer, descendants of the Angkor Empire which existed from the 10th to the 13th century.

General Information
Official Name: 
Kingdom of Cambodia, ព្រះរាជាណាចក្រកម្ពុជា (Preăh Réachéanachâk Kâmpŭchéa)
Capitol: 
Phnom Penh
Population: 
15,561,000
Languages: 
Khmer
Geographic Region: 
Geographic Size (km sq): 
181,035
Year of UN Membership: 
1955
Year of Present State Formation: 
1953
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Key Statistics & Indicators
Gross Domestic Product (GDP, Nominal): 
$16.927 Billion
Per Capita Income (PPP Adjusted): 
$2,777 (CID)
GDP Growth: 
7.00 (%)
Human Development Index (HDI): 
0.58
Gini Index (Income Inequality): 
37.90
Unemployment: 
0.30%
Economic Grouping: 
Developing Country
Least Developed Country
History
International Relations
UN Voting Blocs & Caucuses: 
Group of 77 (G-77)
Non-Aligned Movement (NAM)
Asian Group
Major International & Regional Organizations: 
ADB: Asian Development Bank
ARF: ASEAN Regional Forum
ASEAN: Association of Southeast Asian Nations
CICA: Conference of Interaction and Confidence-Building Measures in Asia
EAS: East Asia Summit
ICRM: International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement
IFRCS: International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies
Interpol: International Criminal Police Organization
IOC: International Olympic Committee
IOM: International Organization for Migration
IPU: Inter-Parliamentary Union
ISO: International Organization for Standardization
OIF: Organisation internationale de la Francophonie
PCA: Permanent Court of Arbitration
WCO: World Customs Organization
WFTU: World Federation of Trade Unions
UN Specialized Agencies & Organizations: 
CTBTO: Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization
FAO: Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN
IAEA: International Atomic Energy Agency
IBRD: International Bank for Reconstruction and Development
ICAO: International Civil Aviation Organization
ICSID: International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes
IDA: International Development Association
IFAD: International Fund for Agricultural Development
IFC: International Finance Corporation
ILO: International Labor Organization
IMF: International Monetary Fund
IMO: International Maritime Organization
ITU: International Telecommunications Union
MIGA: Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency
OPCW: Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons
UNESCO: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
UNIDO: United Nations Industrial Development Organization
UNWTO: United Nations World Tourism Organization
UPU: Universal Postal Union
WBG: World Bank Group
WHO: World Health Organization
WIPO: World Intellectual Property Organization
WMO: World Meteorological Organization
WTO: World Trade Organization
Current UN Peacekeeping Missions: 
MINUSMA: Multidimensional Integrated Stabilisation Mission in Mali
UNIFIL: UN Interim Force in Lebanon
UNMISS: UN Mission in the Republic of South Sudan
Bilateral Relations
United Nations Data
Government Sources
UN Mission
327 East 58th Street
New York, NY 10022
(212)336-0777, (212)759-7129
(212) 759-7672
cambodia@un.int
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