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Republic o Nicaragua

República de Nicaragua (Spaingie)
Motto: En Dios confiamos  (Script error: The function "name_from_code" does not exist.)
"In God We Trust" [1]
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Hail tae Thee, Nicaragua
Location o Nicaragua
and largest city
Escudo de Managua.svg Managua
12°9′N 86°16′W / 12.150°N 86.267°W / 12.150; -86.267
Offeecial leidsSpaingie
Recognised regional leids
Ethnic groups
GovrenmentUnitar presidential constitutional republic
• Preses
Daniel Ortega (FSLN)
Rosario Murillo
Denis Moncada[3]
LegislaturNaitional Assembly
Unthirldom frae Spain, Mexico an the Federal Republic o Central Americae
• Declared
15 September 1821
• Recognised
25 Julie 1850
• frae the First Mexican Empire
1 Julie 1823
31 Mey 1838
• Revolution
19 Julie 1979
• Current constitution
9 Januar 1987[4]
• Total
130,375 km2 (50,338 sq mi) (97t)
• Water (%)
• 2012 census
• Density
51/km2 (132.1/sq mi) (155t)
GDP (PPP)2017 estimate
• Total
$35.835 billion[6]
• Per capita
GDP (nominal)2017 estimate
• Tot
$13.748 billion[6]
• Per capita
Gini (2009)45.7[7]
HDI (2015)Increase 0.645[8]
medium · 125th
CurrencyCórdoba (NIO)
Time zoneUTC−6 (CST)
Drivin sidericht
Cawin code+505
ISO 3166 codeNI

Nicaragua (pronounced /ˌnɪkəˈrɑːɡwə/ (deprecatit template) nik-ə-RAH-gwə) offeecially the Republic o Nicaragua (Spaingie: República de Nicaragua, pronoonced: [reˈpuβlika ðe nikaˈɾaɣwa] ( listen)), is a representative democratic republic. It is the lairgest kintra in Central Americae wi an aurie o 130,373 km2. The kintra is bordered bi Honduras tae the north an Costa Rica tae the sooth. The Pacific Ocean lies tae the wast o the kintra, the Caribbean Sea tae the east. The kintra's Caribbean coast is pairt o the Wastren Caribbean Zone. Fawin athin the tropics, Nicaragua sits atween 11 degrees an 14 degrees north o the Equator in the Northren Hemisphere. Nicaragua's abundance o biologically significant an unique ecoseestems contribute tae Mesoamericae's designation as a biodiversity hotspot. The caipital ceety o Nicaragua is Managua. Roughly ane quarter o the naition's population lives in the Nicaraguan caipital, makin it the third lairgest ceety an metropolitan aurie in Central Americae.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. As shawn on the Córdoba (bank notes an cunyies); see, for ensaumple, Banco Central de Nicaragua Archived 2010-09-24 at the Wayback Machine.
  2. "Nicaragua Demographics Profile 2011". Nicaragua. Index Mundi. 2011. Retrieved 16 Julie 2011.
  3. JDM, teleSUR- (17 Januar 2017). "Denis Moncada es el nuevo canciller de Nicaragua - Noticias". teleSUR (in Spaingie). Retrieved 12 Juin 2017.
  4. "Nicaragua". CIA World Factbook. Retrieved 9 Mey 2007.
  5. "Población Total, estimada al 30 de Junio del año 2012" (PDF) (in Spanish). National Nicaraguan Institute of Development Information. pp. 1–5. Archived frae the original (PDF) on 2 Mey 2013. Retrieved 24 Mairch 2013. Unknown parameter |deadurl= ignored (help)CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 "Nicaragua". International Monetary Fund.
  7. "Gini Index". World Bank. Retrieved 18 Julie 2013.
  8. United Nations Development Programme (2015). "2015 Human Development Report" (PDF). New York: United Nations. Retrieved 15 December 2015.