Venezuela

Languages:

Spanish is the official language of Venezuela, but English is widely used and understood. 

Time zone:

VET (UTC–4) 

Electricity:

110 volts, 60Hz. American two-pin plugs are generally used. 

Area:

916,445 sq km 

Population:

31,775,371 (2016 estimate ) 

Currency:

Bolívar fuerte[e] (VEF) 

Religion:

Catholic (90%),Traditional, Episcopal & Jewish faiths (10%) 

Government:

Federal Presidential 

Phone code:

+58 

Venezuela's flag Flag of Venezuela
Venezuela officially the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela (Spanish: República Bolivariana de Venezuela), is a federal republic located on the northern coast of South America. It is bordered by Colombia on the west, Brazil on the south, Guyana on the east, and the islands of Trinidad and Tobago to the north-east. Venezuela's territory covers around 916,445 km2 (353,841 sq mi) with an estimated population 31775371. Venezuela is considered a state with extremely high biodiversity (currently ranks 7th in the world's list of nations with the most number of species),[9] with habitats ranging from the Andes Mountains in the west to the Amazon Basin rain-forest in the south, via extensive llanos plains and Caribbean coast in the center and the Orinoco River Delta in the east.

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