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Cambodie, offeecially the Kinrick o Cambodie is a kintra in Sootheast Asie that borders Thailand tae the wast an northwast, Laos tae the north, Vietnam tae the east, an the Gulf o Thailand tae the sooth. The geography o Cambodie is dominatit bi the Mekong River (Khmer: Tonle Thom (ទន្លេធំ) or "the great river") ana the Tonlé Sap (ទន្លេសាប; "the fresh water lake").

Kinrick o Cambodie
  • ព្រះរាជាណាចក្រកម្ពុជា (Khmer)
  • Preăh Réachéanachâk Kâmpŭchéa
Ryal Airms
ជាតិ សាសនា ព្រះមហាក្សត្រ
"Nation, Religion, King"
Nokor Reach
Majestic Kinrick
Location o  Cambodie  (green) in ASEAN  (dark grey)  —  [Legend]
Location o  Cambodie  (green)

in ASEAN  (dark grey)  —  [Legend]

Caipital Phnom Penh
11°33′N 104°55′E / 11.550°N 104.917°E / 11.550; 104.917Coordinates: 11°33′N 104°55′E / 11.550°N 104.917°E / 11.550; 104.917
Lairgest ceety capital
Offeecial leids Khmer
Spoken leids
Offeecial script Khmer script
Ethnic groups (2013[1])
Releegion Offeecial:
Theravada Buddhism
Ither releegions:
Demonym Cambodian, Kampuchean
Govrenment Unitar dominant-pairty pairlamentar elective constitutional monarchy
• Keeng
Norodom Sihamoni
Hun Sen
Say Chhum
Heng Samrin
Legislatur Pairlament
Naitional Assemmly
• Unthirldom
(frae Fraunce)
9 November 1953
23 October 1991
24 September 1993
30 Apryle 1999
• Total
181,035 km2 (69,898 sq mi) (88t)
• Water (%)
• 2016 estimate
15,762,370[2] (65t)
• 2008 census
• Density
81.8/km2 (211.9/sq mi) (118t)
GDP (PPP) 2017 estimate
• Total
$64.405 billion[4]
• Per capita
GDP (nominal) 2017 estimate
• Tot
$20.953 billion[4]
• Per capita
Gini (2011) 31.8[5]
HDI (2015) Increase 0.563[6]
medium · 143rd
Currency Riel (KHR)
Time zone UTC+07:00 (KRAT/ ICT)
Date format dd/mm/yyyy
Drivin side right
Cawin code +855
ISO 3166 code KH
Internet TLD .kh


Khmer Land, a local expression which refers tae Cambodie
Main airticle: Name o Cambodie

The full offeecial name o the modren kintra is ព្រះរាជាណាចក្រកម្ពុជា (Preăh Réachéa Nachâk Kâmpŭchéa), "Kinrick o Cambodie". Names uised on general occasions include "Cambodia", "Cambodge", "Kâmpŭchea" an "Srok Khmer", a transliteration o the colloquial Khmer: ស្រុកខ្មែរ which means "the land o Khmers". "Cambodie" is the Scots form o the French "Cambodge" which, in turn, is a transliteration o the Khmer name "Kâmpŭchea" (កម្ពុជា).


  1. Cambodia. CIA World FactBook.
  2. "World Population Prospects: The 2017 Revision". (custom data acquired via website). United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division. Retrieved 10 September 2017. 
  3. Cambodian National Institute of Statistics, accessed 6 June 2012.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 "Cambodia". International Monetary Fund. 
  5. "GINI Index". Gini Index. World Bank. Retrieved 29 August 2015. 
  6. "2016 Human Development Report" (PDF). United Nations. Retrieved 21 March 2017.