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Nicaragua
(4,067 words)

La República de Nicaragua (The Republic of Nicaragua)

Demographics (United Nations)

Population

6,417,000

Area

130,000 sq. km (51,000 sq. mi)

Population density

49/sq. km (130/sq. mi)

Growth rate p.a.

1.08% (per 1,000: births 17, deaths 5)

Under 15 years

28%

Urban dwellers

59% (1.45% p.a.)

Capital city

Managua 1,064,000

Languages & peoples (World Christian Database)

Mother tongues

79% Spanish, 9% Nicaragua Creole English, 7% Míski…

Cite this page
“Nicaragua”, in: World Christian Encyclopedia Online, Todd M. Johnson, Gina A. Zurlo. Consulted online on 29 July 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2666-6855_WCEO_COM_02NIC>
First published online: 2020



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