Nation profile

Tamil Eelam
Tamil Eelam

General information
Population
Between 3.100.000 and 3.600.000 inhabitants (2001 census, Minority Rights Group)
Area
19.000 km² (est)
Institutions
None
Major cities
Trincomalee, Kilinochchi, Jaffna
Administració estatal
Sri Lanka
Official languages
Tamil and Sinhalese
Major religion
Hinduism
National day
27 November, Maaveerar or Heroes' Day