Colombia

Summary

Form of Government
Unitary state
Constitutional republic
Presidential system
Republic
Capital
Currency Used
Official Language
Contained by
Area
1,141,748 km² (440831 mi²)
Population
GDP (nominal)
98745443240.0 (2001, US$)
100,363,791,871 (2000, US$)
106,659,507,964 (1997, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
9,000 (2008, US$)
 

Country

National anthem
National Anthem of Colombia
ISO Short Name
COLOMBIA
Calling Code
57
FIPS Code
CO
Administrative Divisions
Internet TLD
co
Languages spoken
 

Dated location

Date founded
1810-07-20
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Military Combatant

Military Conflicts
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Colombia (1861-11-26)
 

Taxonomy Subject

entry
Library of Congress Classification (F, 2,251, 2,291)
 

Namesake

Named after
Christopher Columbus
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Colombian
 

Cyclone-affected area

Affected by cyclones
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Earthquake epicenter

Earthquakes centered here
 

Administrative Area

Adjectival form
Colombian
Administrative parent
Administrative children
Subdividing place
Short name
co
 

Art Subject

Artwork on the Subject
 

Newspaper circulation area

Newspapers
 

Organization member

Member of
South American Community of Nations
 

Location

People born here
Geolocation
-74.526 × 5.06888975297
Contains
Adjectival form
Colombian
Events
Partially contains
Adjoins
Time zone(s)
 

Olympic participating country

Athletes
Athletic performances
IOC Code
COL
Olympics participated in
 

Bibs Location

Type
Country
Is clear
yes
 

Organization scope

Organizations with this scope
Alternative Way
Alternative of Social Progress
 

Statistical region

GDP growth rate
5.265 (1961)
5.466 (1962)
2.904 (1963)
Internet users as percentage of population
0 (1990)
0.107 (1994)
0.188 (1995)
Life expectancy
56.713 (1960)
57.244 (1961)
57.735 (1962)
Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
3.314 (2006)
3.395 (2005)
3.001 (1988)
Fertility rate
5.153 (1972)
4.631 (1975)
4.956 (1973)
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Governing officials
Agencies
Government positions
Government bodies
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