10 Facts About Cambodia

1. Cambodia is one of only 5 countries in the world to feature a building on their nations flag, the others are Afghanistan, Spain, San Marino and Portugal.

2. Cambodia is home to the largest religious monument in the world, the famous Angkor Wat

3. There aren’t any McDonald’s in Cambodia. Good on em!

4. 95% of Cambodian’s are Buddhist.

5. Cambodia has a population of 16, 718,971 people (as of 2020)

6. The average age of the Cambodian population is 25.6 years

7. Cambodia’s New Year begins on the 14th April

8. Cambodia has competed in 10 Olympics and has never won a medal. They have also never won a medal in the winter olympics.

9. There are over 4,000 temples in Cambodia (that we know of)

10. The monsoon rains that hit Cambodia each year fill the Mekong River with so much water that it forced its adjoining river the Tonle Sap River to flow backwards .