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Map of Venezuela

Map of Venezuela

Also Known As: República Bolivariana de Venezuela (Spanish)
Bordering Countries: Brazil, Colombia, Guyana
Demonym: Venezuelan
Population: 28,868,486 (2014)
Population Growth Rate: 1.42% (2014)
Government: federal presidential constitutional republic
Capital City: Caracas
Capital Coordinates: 10°30′N 66°58′W
Capital Time Zone: UTC-4:30
Currency: Bolívar fuerte
Currency Code: VEF
Currencies Issued: bolivar centavo peso
GDP: $315.8 billion (2011)
Per Capita Income: $10,610 (2011)
GDP Growth Rate: 1.60% (2013)
Inflation Rate: 56.20% (2013)
Unemployment Rate: 7.90% (2013)
Foreign Debt: $89.6 billion (2011)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: VE
Internet Country Code: .ve
Number of Internet Users: 8918000 (2009)
Calling Code: 58
Electrical Generation Capacity: 27500000 kW (2012)
Independence: 1830 from Gran Colombia
Area: 912,050 square km (882,050 km land) (30,000 km water)
Coastline: 2,800 km
Lowest Point: Caribbean Sea (0 m)
Highest Point: Pico Bolivar (5,007 m)
Life Expectancy: 74.39 years (2014)
Fertility Rate: 2.35 (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate: 19.33 per 1000 (2014)
HIV Prevalence: 0.60% (2012)
Adult Obesity Prevalence: 30.30% (2008)
Human Development Index: 0.735 (2011)
Corruption Perception Index: 1.9 (2011)
Literacy: 93.00 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 13

Number of coins in catalogue: 12

Number of stamps in catalogue: 61

Location of Venezuela in South America

Regional Map for Venezuela

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