Population: more than 6,655,000
Petra, Quseir Amra, Um er-Rasas (Kastrom Mefa’a), Wadi Rum Protected Area
Practical information for travel to Jordan
Currency: Jordanian dinar
Power voltage and socket type(s): 230V, plug types B, C, D, F, G, and J.
Official religion(s)/Freedom of religion: Freedom of religion, while legal, is complex. Converting from Islam to another religion comes with complications. 90% of the population is Sunni Muslim, followed by Christian and Shia Muslim.
Official language(s) and general knowledge of English: Arabic is the official language. English is widely spoken.