Total Population (million): 27.4670209382
Annual growth rate: 1.656522%
Urban population: 93.7%
Official Language: Spanish.
Other languages spoken: English, French, German and Portuguese are
also spoken by some sections of the population.
Business language: English
Religion: Catholics 96%, Protestants 2%, Others 2%.
Area: 912050 kmÂ²
Type of State: Bolivarian Republic. Federal state based on
parliamentary democracy having a presidential form of government. 72
federal dependencies, 23 states, 2 federal territories and 1 federal
district, which are administrative divisions linked through a high
degree of centralisation with the federal government.
Type of economy: Upper-middle-income economy
The world's largest proven oil and other mineral deposits; but still
most Venezuelans live in poverty.
To call from Venezuela, dial 00
To call in Venezuela, dial 58
Internet suffix: .ve
Access to electricity: n.c.