Puerto Rico

Summary

Currency Used
US$
Official Language
Form of Government
Republic
Capital
Population
GDP (nominal)
69208424000.0 (2001, US$)
61701800000.0 (2000, US$)
57841000000.0 (1999, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
18,700 (2008, US$)
Contained by
Area
9,104 km² (3515 mi²)
 

Country

Internet TLD
pr
us
Languages spoken
National anthem
ISO Short Name
PUERTO RICO
FIPS Code
RQ
 

Bibs Location

Type
Country
Country
 

Taxonomy Subject

entry
Library of Congress Classification (F, 1951.0, 1983.0)
 

FGDC Location keyword

Metadata location records
 

Administrative Division

Country
Official symbols
State Amphibian (Coquí)
State tree (Kapok)
Capital
 

Instance

is-a
Unincorporated territories of the United States
 

Cyclone-affected area

Affected by cyclones
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Government bodies
Government
Government of Puerto Rico
 

Breed origin

Breeds orginating here
 

Dated location

Date founded
1898-12-10
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Puerto Rican
 

Filming location

Featured In Films
 

Earthquake epicenter

Earthquakes centered here
 

Newspaper circulation area

Newspapers
 

Statistical region

Internet users as percentage of population
0.269 (1996)
1.332 (1997)
0 (1990)
Places exported to
Anguilla (2006)
Places imported from
Anguilla (2006)
Life expectancy
68.931 (1960)
69.146 (1961)
69.34 (1962)
Unemployment Rate
2009-10-01 (15.8)
2009-11-01 (15.7)
2009-12-01 (15.7)
Fertility rate
4.657 (1960)
4.547 (1961)
4.411 (1962)
GDP growth rate
9.54 (1961)
7.53 (1962)
10.4 (1963)
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Puerto Rico (1897-03-24)
 

Cryptid area of occurrence

Cryptid(s) found here
 

Location

Adjoins
People born here
Events
Geolocation
-66.436 × 18.2612911111
Contains
 

Olympic participating country

IOC Code
PUR
Olympics participated in
Athletes
Athletic performances
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Location

Vacationers
 

Sport Country

Athletic performances
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Party

Celebrities
 

Focal location

Priority species
 

Administrative Area

Short name
pr
Adjectival form
of
Administrative parent
United States, with Territories
Administrative children
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