Nepal

POPULATION: 31,551,305

CAPITAL: Kathmandu; 1.183 million

GDP per capita: $ 2,400

LANGUAGE: Nepali, Maithali, Bhojpuri, Tharu, Tamang, Newar a.o. (123 languages)

RELIGION: Hindu, Buddhist, Muslim, Kirant, Christian

FUN FACTS:

Eight of world's 10 highest peaks, including Mount Everest and Kanchenjunga, are in Nepal.