Basic Information of Peru Country/Region

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Country/Region Basic Information

Country Name Peru
English Name Peru (Republic of Peru)
Other Spellings
Republic of Peru
República del Perú
Own Country Name Piruw (Piruw Suyu)
National Flag Nation Flag
National Emblem coat of arms
Capital Lima
Starts Every Week on Monday
Capital Coordinates -12.05,-77.05
Land Area 1,285,216
Population 32,971,846
2-Letter Country Code PE
3-Letter Country Code PER
Country Numeric Code 604
Time Zone UTC-05:00
Latitude and Longitude -10,-76
Official Language [aym]Aymara [que]Quechua [spa]Spanish
International Dialing Code +51
Primary Currency [PEN]Peruvian sol (S/ )
Independence Yes
Landlocked No
UN Member Yes
Top-Level Domain (TLD) .pe
Postal Code Format #####
Region Americas
Subregion South America
Continent South America
Neighboring Countries Bolivia Brazil Chile Colombia Ecuador