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Coordinates: 15°00′N 86°30′W / 15.000°N 86.500°W / 15.000; -86.500

Republic o Honduras
República de Honduras (Spaingie)
  • "Libre, Soberana e Independiente" (Spaingie)
  • "Free, Sovereign an Independent"
Anthem: "Himno Nacional de Honduras"
"Naitional Anthem o Honduras"
Location o Honduras
and largest city
14°6′N 87°13′W / 14.100°N 87.217°W / 14.100; -87.217
Offeecial leids Spaingie
Ethnic groups ([1])
  • Honduran
  • Catracho(a)
Govrenment Presidential republic
• President
Juan Orlando Hernández
Ricardo Álvarez Arias
Mauricio Oliva
Legislatur Naitional Congress
• Declaredb frae Spain
15 September 1821
• Declared frae the
First Mexican Empire
1 Julie 1823
• Declared, as Honduras, frae the Federal Republic o Central Americae
5 November 1838
• Total
112,492 km2 (43,433 sq mi) (102nt)
• 2017 estimate
8,866,351 (95t)
• 2007 census
• Density
64/km2 (165.8/sq mi) (128t)
GDP (PPP) 2017 estimate
• Total
$45.628 billion[2]
• Per capita
GDP (nominal) 2017 estimate
• Tot
$21.790 billion[2]
• Per capita
Gini (1992–2007) 55.3[3]
HDI (2014) Increase 0.606[4]
medium · 131st
Currency Lempira (HNL)
Time zone UTC−6 (CST)
Drivin side right
Cawin code +504
Internet TLD .hn
  1. Mixtur o European an American Indian.
  2. As pairt o the Federal Republic o Central America.
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Honduras (pronounced /hɒnˈdʊərəs/ (deprecatit template), Spaingie: República de Honduras, pronoonced: [reˈpuβlika ðe onˈduɾas]), kent offeecially as the Republic o Honduras, is a republic in Central Americae. It wis umwhile kent as Spainyie Honduras tae differentiate it frae Breetish Honduras (nou Belize). The kintra is bordered tae the wast bi Guatemala, tae the soothwast bi El Salvador, tae the sootheast bi Nicaragua, tae the sooth bi the Paceefic Ocean at the Guwf o Fonseca, an tae the north bi the Gulf o Honduras, a lairge inlet o the Caribbean Sea.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Honduras". The World Fact Book. 5 January 2016. Retrieved 9 February 2016. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 "Honduras". International Monetary Fund. Retrieved 25 July 2017. 
  3. 1992–2007: "Human Development Report 2009 – M Economy and inequality – Gini index". Human Development Report Office, United Nations Development Programme. Archived frae the oreeginal on 17 October 2009. Retrieved 17 October 2009. 
  4. "Human Development Report 2015" (PDF). United Nations. 2015. Retrieved 15 December 2015.