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Honduras
(3,855 words)

La República de Honduras (The Republic of Honduras)

Demographics (United Nations)

Population

9,719,000

Area

110,000 sq. km (43,000 sq. mi)

Population density

86/sq. km (220/sq. mi)

Growth rate p.a.

1.64% (per 1,000: births 20, deaths 5)

Under 15 years

30%

Urban dwellers

58% (2.48% p.a.)

Largest cities

Tegucigalpa 1,444,000; San Pedro Sula 903,000

Languages & peoples (World Christian Database)

Mother tongues

96% Spanish, 2% Garifuna, …

Cite this page
“Honduras”, in: World Christian Encyclopedia Online, Todd M. Johnson, Gina A. Zurlo. Consulted online on 31 July 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2666-6855_WCEO_COM_02HND>
First published online: 2020



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