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Jordan

Come see a land of drifting desert sands and ancient wonders.

 

Get to know Jordan! Get the facts about its land, products and people.

 

Official name: Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan

 

Size:  34,495 square miles ( 89,342 square kilometers); slightly smaller than Indiana

 

Population: 6,482,081 as of July 2013

 

Capital: Amman

 

Official Language: Arabic

 

Currency: Jordanian dinar

 

Climate: Mostly dry desert; a rainy season in the west from November to April

 

Products: Citrus, tomatoes, cucumbers, olives, strawberries, stone fruits, sheep, poultry, dairy; clothing, fertilizers, potash, phosphates, pharmaceuticals, cement

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