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Nicaragua

Welcome to Nicaragua! This Central American nation is known for its natural beauty and cultural pride.

 

Get to know Nicaragua! Get the facts about its land, products, and people.

 

Official name: Republic of Nicaragua

 

Size: 49,998 square miles (129,494 square kilometers); about the size of New York State.

 

Population: 5,666,301 as of 2011

95.5  % of the population is under the age of 65

 

Capital: Managua

 

Official Language: Spanish

 

Climate: Tropical in lowlands, cooler in highlands

 

Currency: Gold córdoba

 

Products: Coffee, bananas, sugarcane, cotton, rice, corn, tobacco, beef, pork, poultry, dairy, shrimp, lobsters, chemicals, machinery

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