Jordan (full name, The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan) covers an area of approximately 89,350 sq km. Its terrain mostly consists of desert plateau in the east, highland in the west, and the Great Rift Valley separating the East and West Banks of the Jordan River. Jordan borders Iraq, Israel, Saudi Arabia, Syria and the West Bank, and has 26km of coastline. The country is divided into 12 governorates: Ajlun, Al 'Aqabah, Al Balqa', Al Karak, Al Mafraq, 'Amman, At Tafilah, Az Zarqa', Irbid, Jarash, Ma'an and Madaba. Amman is the capital, with a time difference of 2 hours ahead of GMT. The currency is the Jordan dinar, and exports include phosphates, fertilisers and agricultural products. The population of approximately 6,300,000 people has an ethnic makeup that is 98% Arab. The primary language is Arabic, and the predominant religion is Islam.