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Map of Guyana

Bordering Countries: Brazil, Suriname, Venezuela
Demonym: Guyanese
Motto: One People, One Nation, One Destiny
Population: 735,554 (2014)
Population Growth Rate: -0.11% (2014)
Government: semi-presidential republic
Capital City: Georgetown
Capital Coordinates: 6°46′N 58°10′W
Capital Time Zone: UTC-4
Currency: Guyanese Dollar
Currency Code: GYD
Currencies Issued: dollar
GDP: $2.5 billion (2011)
Per Capita Income: $3,202 (2011)
GDP Growth Rate: 5.30% (2013)
Inflation Rate: 3.90% (2013)
Unemployment Rate: 11.00% (2007)
Foreign Debt: $1.2 billion (2010)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: GY
Internet Country Code: .gy
Number of Internet Users: 189600 (2009)
Calling Code: 592
Electrical Generation Capacity: 362500 kW (2010)
Independence: 1966 from United Kingdom
Area: 214,969 square km (196,849 km land) (18,120 km water)
Coastline: 459 km
Lowest Point: Atlantic Ocean (0 m)
Highest Point: Mount Roraima (2,835 m)
Life Expectancy: 67.81 years (2014)
Fertility Rate: 2.14 (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate: 33.56 per 1000 (2014)
HIV Prevalence: 1.30% (2012)
Adult Obesity Prevalence: 17.20% (2008)
Human Development Index: 0.633 (2011)
Corruption Perception Index: 2.5 (2011)
Literacy: 91.80 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 6

Number of coins in catalogue: 3

Number of stamps in catalogue: 46

Location of Guyana in South America

Regional Map for Guyana

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