Republic  of  Nicaragua

 

 

 

 

·Capital : Managua

·Official languages : Spanish

 

·Government : Republic

 - President : Daniel Ortega

 - Vice President :

       Jaime Morales Carazo

 

·Independence from Spain

 - Declared : September 15, 1821

 - Recognized : July 25, 1850

                    

·Area: 129,494 km²

  

·Papulation

 - 2006 estimate : 5,603,000

 - 2005 census : 5,142,096

 - Density : 42 /km²

 

·GDP(PPP) : 2005 estimate

  - Total : $20.996 billion

  - Per capita : $3,636

 

·Currency : Códoba