:: AMERICAS - Peru

Capital: Lima

Total Population (million): 27.8981819688
Annual growth rate: 1.422052%
Density: 22.16309inhab./km²
Urban population: 72.82%
Ethnic Origins:
Official Language: Spanish and Quechua
Other languages spoken: This country is home for more than one hundred different languages. However, Quechua is the largest linguistic native group, followed by Aymara. Quechua does not represent any homogeneous linguistic community because it is divided into about twenty dialects.
Business language: Spanish and English
Religion: Catholics 93%, Protestants 5%, Others 2%.
Country overview

Area: 1285220 km²
Type of State: Republic based on parliamentary democracy.
Type of economy: Lower-middle-income economy, Emerging Financial Market
Agricultural, mining and tourism activities are the dominant sectors.

Telephone code:
To call from Peru, dial 00
To call in Peru, dial 51
Internet suffix: .pe
Computers: 10
Telephone lines:
Internet users:
Access to electricity: n.c.



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