Updated: 2018-03-30

Area: 180,000 square kilometers

Capital: Phnom Penh

Population: 15 million 


The Kingdom of Cambodia is located in the southern part of the Indochina Peninsula, and it is adjacent to Vietnam, Thailand and Laos.


Cambodia is a traditional agricultural country with a weak industrial base. Approximately 14 percent of the total population is living under poverty. It implements opening up and free market economic policies.


Cambodia has established diplomatic relations with 172 countries. The Cambodian government strengthens friendly cooperation with neighboring countries and attaches great importance to developing relations with Japan, France, the United States, and other countries.