El Salvador Facts

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Flag of El Salvador
National Flag of El Salvador

Interesting facts about El Salvador

  • Official Name: The Republic of El Salvador
  • Form of Government: Unitary presidential constitutional republic
  • GDP: 26.06 billion USD (2018)
  • Capital: San Salvador
  • Population: 6.421 million (2018)
  • Official Languages: Spanish
  • Timezone: GMT+6
  • Area: 21,041 km²
  • Dialing Code: +53
  • Major Rivers: Paz,Cara Sucia,Copinula,Sensunapan,Banderas
  • Continent: North America
  • Border Countries: Bordered by the Pacific ocean in south, Guatemala in west and Honduras in north and it shares maritime borders with Nicaragua.

Map of El Salvador

National Symbols of El Salvador

  • National Bird: Turquoise Browed Motmot
  • National Flower: Flor de Izote
  • National Animal: Motmot
  • National Tree: Tabebuia Rosea