Peru

Summary

Form of Government
Constitutional republic
Presidential system
Republic
Unitary state
Capital
Currency Used
Official Language
Contained by
Area
1,285,220 km² (496226 mi²)
Population
2,660,881 (1876)
4,500,000 (1908)
GDP (nominal)
53290390318.0 (2000, US$)
16413418809.0 (1975, US$)
153,882,824,181 (2010, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
8,500 (2008, US$)
 

Country

Internet TLD
pe
Languages spoken
ISO Short Name
PERU
FIPS Code
PE
National anthem
Currency Formerly Used
Peruvian libra
Administrative Divisions
Calling Code
51
 

Filming location

Featured In Films
 

Dated location

Date founded
1821-07-28
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Peru (1825-02-25)
 

Taxonomy Subject

entry
Library of Congress Classification (F, 3,401, 3,619)
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Sport Country

Multi-event tournaments participated in
 

Celebrity

Insult Victim
 

Breed origin

Breeds orginating here
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Peruvian
 

Military Combatant

Military Commanders
Military Conflicts
 

Beer country / region

Beers from here
 

Fictional Setting

Fictional Characters Born Here
 

Olympic participating country

Athletes
Athletic performances
IOC Code
PER
Olympics participated in
 

Location

Contains
People born here
Adjectival form
Peruvian
Events
Adjoins
Partially contains
Time zone(s)
Geolocation
-75.137 × -11.258
 

Statistical region

Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
1.775 (1992)
0.242 (1989)
0.083 (1990)
Fertility rate
1963 (6.836)
1960 (6.876)
1961 (6.872)
GDP growth rate
3.775 (1967)
7.35 (1961)
8.34 (1962)
Internet users as percentage of population
1.19 (1998)
1.952 (1999)
0 (1990)
Life expectancy
63.522 (1986)
64.054 (1987)
64.568 (1988)
 

Organization member

Member of
Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation
United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti
 

Organization scope

Organizations with this scope
APRA Rebelde
Agrarian National Party
Agricultural People's Front of Peru
 

Earthquake epicenter

Earthquakes centered here
 

Administrative Area

Adjectival form
Peruvian
Administrative parent
Administrative children
Short name
pe
 

Bibs Location

Type
Country
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Government positions
Vice President of Peru
Government bodies
Congress of Peru
Governing officials
Ollanta Humala (2011-07-28, President)
Agencies
Government
 

Newspaper circulation area

Newspapers
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