Total Population (million): 27.8981819688
Annual growth rate: 1.422052%
Urban population: 72.82%
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%.
Area: 1285220 kmÂ²
Type of State: Republic based on parliamentary democracy.
Type of economy: Lower-middle-income economy, Emerging Financial
Agricultural, mining and tourism activities are the dominant sectors.
To call from Peru, dial 00
To call in Peru, dial 51
Internet suffix: .pe
Access to electricity: n.c.