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Map of Guyana

Map of Guyana

Demonym: Guyanese
Motto: One People, One Nation, One Destiny
Population: 741,908 (2012)
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)
Foreign Debt: $1.2 billion (2010)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: GY
Internet Country Code: .gy
Calling Code: 592
Electrical Generation Capacity: 343000 kW
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: 67.39 years
Fertility Rate: 2.27 (2012)
Infant Mortality Rate: 35.59 per 1000 (2012)
AIDS Prevalence: 2.50% (2007)
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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