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Official name: Republic of Peru
Size: 496,225 square miles (1,285,216 square kilometers); slightly smaller than Alaska
Population: 29,248,943 as of 2011
Climate: Coastal areas, hot and dry; eastern lowlands, hot and humid; Andes, cooler
Official languages: Spanish and Quechua
Products: Potatoes, fish, rice, asparagus, cocoa; copper, lead, oil, gold, silver