Nicaragua

Summary

Capital
Currency Used
Official Language
Form of Government
Presidential system
Republic
Contained by
Area
129,494 km² (49998 mi²)
Population
GDP (nominal)
1,792,800,000 (1992, US$)
6,590,593,827 (2010, US$)
269,283,804 (1962, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
3,000 (2008, US$)
 

Country

ISO Short Name
NICARAGUA
FIPS Code
NU
Administrative Divisions
Internet TLD
ni
Languages spoken
National anthem
Salve a ti, Nicaragua
Calling Code
505
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Film subject

Films On This Subject
 

Earthquake epicenter

Earthquakes centered here
 

Employer

Employees and other personnel
Daniel Ortega (President, 1985-01-10, 1990-04-25)
Violeta Chamorro (President, 1990, 1997)
Arnoldo Alemán (President, 1997-01-10, 2002-01-10)
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Nicaragua (1971-08-27)
 

Countries

Continent
 

Taxonomy Subject

entry
Library of Congress Classification (F, 1521.0, 1537.0)
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Administrative Area

Adjectival form
Nicaraguan
Administrative parent
Administrative children
Short name
ni
 

Organization member

Member of
League of Nations (1920-01-10, 1936-06-27)
Central American Common Market
 

Location

People born here
Geolocation
-85.879 × 12.5968501587
Contains
Adjectival form
Nicaraguan
Events
Adjoins
Time zone(s)
 

Statistical region

Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
4.002 (1991)
2.633 (1992)
0.704 (2005)
Fertility rate
6.597 (1975)
6.51 (1976)
6.748 (1973)
GDP growth rate
7.4 (1961)
11.695 (1962)
9.943 (1963)
Internet users as percentage of population
0 (1990)
0.013 (1994)
0.03 (1995)
Life expectancy
72.759 (2007)
73.111 (2008)
73.434 (2009)
 

Cyclone-affected area

Affected by cyclones
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Nicaraguan
 

Dated location

Date founded
1821-09-15
 

Olympic participating country

IOC Code
NCA
Olympics participated in
Athletes
 

Organization scope

Organizations with this scope
1966 National Opposition Union
Alternative for Change
 

Bibs Location

Type
Country
Is clear
yes
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Agencies
Government
Government positions
Government bodies
National Assembly of Nicaragua
Governing officials
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