Venezuela

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Coordinates: 7°N 65°W / 7°N 65°W / 7; -65

Bolivarian Republic o Venezuela[a]
  • República Bolivariana de Venezuela  (Spaingie)
Banner o Venezuela
Coat o airms o Venezuela
Banner Coat o airms
Anthem: Gloria al Bravo Pueblo
(Scots: "Glory tae the Brave Fowk")
Location o Venezuela
Capital
an lairgest ceety
Caracas
10°30′N 66°55′W / 10.500°N 66.917°W / 10.500; -66.917
Offeecial leids Spaingieb
Recognised regional leids Indigenous leids
Ethnic groups (2011[1])
Releegion 71% Catholic
17% Protestant
8% Agnostic/Atheist
3% Ither releegion
1% No answer[2]
Demonym Venezuelan
Govrenment

Federal presidential

constitutional republic
• Preses
Nicolás Maduro
Tareck El Aissami
Delcy Rodríguez
Julio Borges
Legislatur
Unthirldom
• frae Spain
5 Julie 1811
• frae Gran Colombia
13 Januar 1830
• Recognised
30 Mairch 1845
Aurie
• Tot
916,445 km2 (353,841 sq mi) (33rd)
• Watter (%)
0.32[d]
Population
• 2016 estimate census
31,775,371[3] (44t)
• Density
33.75/km2 (87.4/sq mi) (181st)
GDP (PPP) 2017 estimate
• Total
$404.109 billion[3]
• Per capita
$12,859[3]
GDP (nominal) 2017 estimate
• Total
$251.589 billion[3]
• Per capita
$8,004[3]
Gini (2013) positive decrease 44.8[4]
middlin
HDI (2015) Decrease 0.767[5]
heich · 71st
Siller Bolívar fuerte[e] (VEF)
Time zone VET (UTC–4)
Date format dd/mm/yyyy (CE)
Drives on the right
Cawin code +58
Internet TLD .ve
  1. ^ The "Bolivarian Republic o Venezuela" haes been the full offeecial teetle syne the adoption o the new Constitution o 1999, whan the state wis renamed in honour o Simón Bolívar.
  2. ^ The Constitution an aa recognises aw indigenous leids spoken in the kintra.
  3. ^ Some important subgroups include thae o Spaingie, Italian, Amerindian, African, Portuguese, Arab an German strynd.
  4. ^ Aurie tots include anerly Venezuelan-admeenistered territory.
  5. ^ On 1 Januar 2008, a new bolivar wis introduced, the bolívar fuerte (ISO 4217 code VEF) worth 1,000 VEB.

Venezuela offeecially cawed the Bolivarian Republic o Venezuela (Spainyie: República Bolivariana de Venezuela), is a tropical kintra on the northren coast o Sooth Americae. It is a continental mainland wi numerous islands locatit off its coastline in the Caribbean Sea. The republic is a umwhile Spanyie colony that wan its unthirldom in 1821.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Resultado Básico del XIV Censo Nacional de Población y Vivienda 2011 (Mayo 2014)" (PDF). Ine.gov.ve. p. 29. Retrieved 8 September 2014. 
  2. Aguire, Jesus Maria (Juin 2012). "Informe Sociográfico sobre la religión en Venezuela" (PDF) (in Spanish). El Centro Gumilla. Retrieved 5 Aprile 2015. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 "Venezuela". International Monetary Fund. 
  4. "Income Gini coefficient". United Nations Development Programme. United Nations. Retrieved 21 September 2015. 
  5. "2016 Human Development Report" (PDF). United Nations Development Programme. 2016. Retrieved 25 Mairch 2017.