Facts About Venezuela



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Facts About Venezuela

  • Language: Official language is Spanish

  • Currency: Bolivar Fuerte

  • Population: 26,814,843 (July 2009 est.)

  • Land Size: total: 912,050 square kilometers

  • Capital: Caracas

  • Borders: Its borders are with Brazil, Colombia, and Guyana

  • Land divisions: Venezuela has 23 states, 1 capital district* (distrito capital), and 1 federal dependency** (dependencia federal)1. Amazonas
    2. Anzoategui
    3. Apure
    4. Aragua
    5. Barinas
    6. Bolivar
    7. Carabobo
    8. Cojedes
    9. Delta Amacuro
    10. Dependencias Federales**
    11. Distrito Federal*
    12. Falcon13. Guarico
    14. Lara
    15. Merida
    16. Miranda
    17. Monagas
    18. Nueva Esparta
    19. Portuguesa
    20. Sucre
    21. Tachira
    22. Trujillo
    23. Vargas
    24. Yaracuy
    25. Zulia

  • Industries: Petroleum, construction materials, food processing, textiles; iron ore mining, steel, aluminum; motor vehicle assembly. Agriculture: Corn, sorghum, sugarcane, rice, bananas, vegetables, coffee; beef, pork, milk, eggs; fish

  • Major Cities:
    Maracaibo, Caracas, Valencia, Barquisimeto, Ciudad Guayana, Maturín, Puerto La Cruz, petare, and Turmero.



    Sources
    https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/ve.html
    http://www.mapsofworld.com/peru/economy/currency.html
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Venezuelan_bol%C3%ADvar
    http://www.geonames.org/VE/largest-cities-in-venezuela.html

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