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Venezuela
(5,022 words)

La República Bolivariana de Venezuela (The Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela)

Demographics (United Nations)

Population

33,172,000

Area

910,000 sq. km (350,000 sq. mi)

Population density

36/sq. km (94/sq. mi)

Growth rate p.a.

1.26% (per 1,000: births 17, deaths 6)

Under 15 years

27%

Urban dwellers

88% (1.16% p.a.)

Largest cities

Caracas 2,939,000; Maracaibo 2,258,000; Valencia 1,910,000; Barquisimeto 1,214,000; Maracay 1,20…

Cite this page
“Venezuela”, 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_02VEN>
First published online: 2020



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