Bolivia Facts

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Flag of Bolivia
National Flag of Bolivia

Interesting facts about Bolivia

  • Official Name: Plurinational State of Bolivia
  • Form of Government: Unitary presidential constitutional republic
  • GDP: 40.29 billion USD (2018)
  • Capital: Sucre
  • Population:11.35 million (2018)
  • Official Languages: Spanish, Quechua, Aymara, Guarani and 33 other native languages
  • Currency: Boliviano
  • Timezone: GMT+4
  • Area: 1.099 million km²
  • Dialing Code: +591
  • Major Mountain Ranges: Kimsa Warmini,Cordillera de Lípezm,Potosí mountain range,Cordillera Quimsa Cruz
  • Major Rivers: Madeira,Paraguay,Mamoré,Guaporé
  • Continent: South America
  • Border Countries: Bolivia shares borders with Brazil to the north and east, Paraguay to the southeast, Argentina to the south, Chile to the southwest, and Peru to the northwest. Bolivia’s border with Peru runs through Lake Titicaca which lies in one of Bolivia’s three principal geographic regions.

Map of Bolivia

National Symbols of Bolivia

  • National Bird: Andean condor
  • National Animal: llama
  • National Flower: The Kantuta
  • National Fruit: Mangosteen