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This airticle is aboot kintra in Sooth Americae. For ither uisses, see Colombie (disambiguation).

Coordinates: 4°N 72°W / 4°N 72°W / 4; -72

Republic o Colombie
República de Colombia  (Spaingie)
Motto: "Libertad y Orden" (Spaingie)
"Freedom an Order"
Anthem: ¡Oh, Gloria Inmarcesible!  (Spaingie)
O unfadin glory!
Location o  Colombie  (dark green) in Sooth Americae  (grey)
Location o  Colombie  (dark green)

in Sooth Americae  (grey)

and largest city
4°35′N 74°4′W / 4.583°N 74.067°W / 4.583; -74.067
Offeecial leids Spaingiea
Recognised regional languages 68 ethnic leids an dialects. Inglis is an aa offeecial in the airchipelago o San Andrés, Providencia an Santa Catalina.
Ethnic groups (2005[1][2])
Demonym Colombian
Govrenment Unitar presidential constitutional republic
• Preses
Iván Duque
Marta Lucía Ramírez
Ernesto Macías
José Luis Barceló
Legislatur Congress
Chaumer o Representatives
Unthirldom frae Spain
• Declared
20 July 1810
• Recognised
7 August 1819
• Last unitarisation
4 Julie 1991
• Total
1,141,748 km2 (440,831 sq mi) (25t)
• Water (%)
8.8 (17t)
• Januar 2018 estimate
49,587,941[3] (29t)
• 2005 census
• Density
40.74/km2 (105.5/sq mi) (173rd)
GDP (PPP) 2018 estimate
• Total
$747.024 billion[4] (31st)
• Per capita
GDP (nominal) 2018 estimate
• Tot
$322.489 billion[4] (32nt)
• Per capita
Gini (2016) positive decrease 51.7[5]
HDI (2015) Increase 0.727[6]
heich · 95t
Currency Peso (COP)
Time zone UTC−5b (COT)
Date format dd−mm−yyyy (CE)
Drivin side richt
Cawin code +57
ISO 3166 code CO
Internet TLD .co
  1. Awtho the Colombian Constitution specifees Spaingie (Castellano) as the offeecial leid in aw Colombie territory, ither leids spoken in the kintra bi ethnic groups – approximately 68 leids – ilk is an aa offeecial in its awn territory.[7] Inglis is an aa offeecial in the airchipelago o San Andrés, Providencia an Santa Catalina.[8]
  2. The offeecial Colombie time[9] is controlled an coordinatit bi the Naitional Institute o Metrology.[10]

Colombie (IPA: /kəˈlʌmbɪ/), offeecially the Republic o Colombie (Spaingie: República de Colombia, Spaingie pronunceeation: [reˈpuβlika ðe koˈlombja]), is a kintra in north-wastren Sooth Americae. Colombie marches tae the east wi Venezuela an Brazil; tae the sooth wi Ecuador an Peru; tae the north wi the Caribbean Sea; tae the north wast wi Panama; an tae the wast wi the Paceefic Ocean. Colombie an aa shares maritime marches wi Jamaica, Haiti, the Dominican Republic, Honduras, Nicaragua an Costa Rica. Colombie is the 26t lairgest naition in the warld an the fowert lairgest in Sooth Americae (efter Brazil, Argentinae, an Peru), wi an aurie mair nor twa times that o Fraunce. It an aa haes the 29t lairgest population in the warld an the secont lairgest in Sooth Americae, efter Brazil. Colombie haes the thrid lairgest Spaingie-spaking population in the warld efter Mexico an Spain.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "visibilización estadística de los grupos étnicos" (PDF). Censo General 2005. Departamento Administrativo Nacional de Estadistica (DANE). Retrieved 15 June 2013. 
  2. Bushnell, David; Hudson, Rex A. (2010). The Society and Its Environment; Colombia: a country study (PDF). Federal Research Division, Library of Congress, Washington D.C. pp. 87, 92. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Animated clock". Departamento Administrativo Nacional de Estadística (DANE). Retrieved 15 January 2018. 
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 "World Economic Outlook Database: Colombia". International Monetary Fund. October 2017. Retrieved 15 January 2018. 
  5. "socio-economic policies" (PDF). Retrieved 24 March 2017. 
  6. "2016 Human Development Report" (PDF). United Nations Development Programme. 2016. Retrieved 29 March 2017. 
  7. Colombian Constitution of 1991 (Title I – Concerning Fundamental Principles – Article 10)
  8. "LEY 47 DE 1993" (in Spanish). Retrieved 23 February 2014. 
  9. "The official Colombian time" (in Spanish). Retrieved 23 February 2014. 
  10. "Decreto 4175 de 2011, artículo 6, numeral 14" (in Spanish). Presidencia de la República de Colombia. Retrieved 14 March 2016.