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Map of Colombia

Map of Colombia

Demonym: Colombian
Motto: "Libertad y Orden" (Freedom and Order)
Population: 46,366,364 (2012)
Government: presidential republic
Capital City: Bogota
Capital Coordinates: 4°39′N 74°3′W
Capital Time Zone: UTC-5
Currency: Peso
Currency Code: COP
Currencies Issued: centavo peso
GDP: $328.4 billion (2011)
Per Capita Income: $7,131 (2011)
Foreign Debt: $68.8 billion (2011)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: CO
Internet Country Code: .co
Calling Code: 57
Electrical Generation Capacity: 13540000 kW
Independence: 1810 from Spain
Area: 1,138,910 square km (1,038,700 km land) (100,210 km water)
Coastline: 3,208 km
Lowest Point: Pacific Ocean (0 m)
Highest Point: Pico Cristobal Colon (5,775 m)
Life Expectancy: 74.79 years
Fertility Rate: 2.12 (2012)
Infant Mortality Rate: 15.92 per 1000 (2012)
AIDS Prevalence: 0.60% (2007)
Human Development Index: 0.710 (2011)
Corruption Perception Index: 3.4 (2011)
Literacy: 90.40 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 9

Number of coins in catalogue: 19

Number of stamps in catalogue: 22

Location of Colombia in South America

Regional Map for Colombia

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