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Lao, République Démocratique Populaire (fr) | Laos, Demokratische Volksrepublik (de) | Lao, la República Democrática Popular (es) | Laos (it) | Laos (du) | Laus, República Democrática Popular do (pt)


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USEFUL INFORMATION
GEOGRAPHY & CLIMATE
TIMEZONE
LGBTQ+ RELATED
TRAVEL RELATED
KEY INFORMATION

LGBTQ+ Equality Index  


Equality Index - Medium-Low
Medium-Low



LGBTQ Population (2018) - Estimated   

c.190.9 thousand



LGBTQ+ Dollar (2017) - Estimated Annual Spend  


c.$290 million



Region

South-eastern Asia (Asia)



Capital


Vientiane

Vientiane (fr) | Vientiane (de) | Vientiane (es) | Vientiane (it) | Vientiane (du) | Vientiane (pt)

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USEFUL INFORMATION


Dialling Codes
Telephone Dialling Code  

+856



Internet Suffix  

.la



Electricity  

230 volts

50 hertz




A | B | C | E | F


Languages
Language(s)  

Lao



Currency  

NAME:


Kip


SYM:




DIVISION:


100 at




POLICE:


ຕໍາຫຼວດ (lao)

FIRE:


ໄຟ (lao)

AMBULANCE:


ຂົນສົ່ງຄົນເຈັບ (lao)

HELP:

ຊ່ວຍ (lao)



Member/Associate of an Economic/Security Group

United Nations

Organisation des Nations unies (ONU) (fr) | Vereinte Nationen (VN) (de) | Organización de las Naciones Unidas (ONU) (es) | Organizzazione delle Nazioni Unite (ONU) (it) | Verenigde Naties (VN) (du) | Organização das Nações Unidas (ONU) (pt)





GEOGRAPHY & CLIMATE

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Capital

Vientiane

Vientiane (fr) | Vientiane (de) | Vientiane (es) | Vientiane (it) | Vientiane (du) | Vientiane (pt)

Region

South-eastern Asia

Continent

Asia

Hemisphere

Tropics

Surrounding Ocean(s)

Landlocked

Area (sq km)

236,800


Weather -Vientiane

(Climate Location)

Temperature Scale
Weather - Months
Monthly Average Temperatures



M1M2M3M4M5M6
HIGH28.7°C | 83.6°F31.1°C | 88°F33.2°C | 91.8°F34.9°C | 94.8°F33.8°C | 92.8°F32.8°C | 91°F
LOW17.2°C | 63°F19.4°C | 66.9°F21.8°C | 71.3°F24.1°C | 75.3°F24.7°C | 76.4°F25.1°C | 77.1°F

M7M8M9M10M11M12
HIGH31.9°C | 89.5°F31.7°C | 89°F31.9°C | 89.4°F32.1°C | 89.7°F31.3°C | 88.3°F29.1°C | 84.3°F
LOW24.8°C | 76.7°F24.6°C | 76.3°F24.3°C | 75.7°F23.3°C | 74°F21°C | 69.8°F17.9°C | 64.2°F


To make the data more inclusive, we have created a lookup table for the various Months in a number of different languages.The abbreviations (M1, M2,..) correspond to a month within the table (January, February,..)


Seasons

Dry
M11-M04

Rainy
M05-M10



To make the data more inclusive, we have created a lookup table for the various Months in a number of different languages (see above).
The abbreviations (M01, M02,..) correspond to a month within the table (January, February,..)



TIMEZONE


Timezone
Timezone  

UTC+7 (Asia/Vientiane)

Daylight Savings Time (DST) Applied  

No




LGBTQ+ RELATED

Community


LGBTQ Population (2018) - Estimated   

c.190.9 thousand

LGBTQ+ Dollar (2017) - Estimated Annual Spend  


c.$290 million

Lesbian (L):

ແມ່ຍິງມັກແມ່ (lao)

Gay (G):

ເກ (lao)

Bisexual (B):

ດອກມີສອງເພດ (lao)

Transgender (T):

transgender (lao)

Questioning (Q):

ຄໍາຖາມ (lao)



LGBTQ+ Equality Index

Equality Index - Medium-Low
Medium-Low

LGBTQ+ Illegal  

No

Anti-discrimination laws in place  

No

Same-sex unions recognised  

No

Same-sex marriage allowed  

No



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TRAVEL RELATED

Airports
Total number of airports  

16

Total number of heliports  

0

Total number of seaplane bases  

0


Driving - which side  

Right

Driving - Side
International driving licence required  

Recommended

Main International Airports

(with three-word locations)

AIRPORT NAMEAIRPORT CODECITY/LOCALITYWHAT3WORDS
Wattay International AirportVTE (iata) | VLVT (icao)Vientiane/// evolves.amplifier.roofed




KEY INFORMATION



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Region

South-eastern Asia
Continent

Asia


Telephone Dialling Code  

+856
Language(s)  

Lao


Electricity  

230 volts | 50 hertz

A | B | C | E | F


Currency  

Kip
Currency - smallest denomination  

100 at


Timezone  

UTC+7 (Asia/Vientiane)
Daylight Savings Time (DST) Applied  

No


Total number of airports  

16
Driving - which side  

Right



POLICE:

191

ຕໍາຫຼວດ (lao)



AMBULANCE:

190

ຂົນສົ່ງຄົນເຈັບ (lao)
FIRE:

195

ໄຟ (lao)



HELP:

ຊ່ວຍ (lao)




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