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Official NameThe Republic of PerĂº
Country Meaning(Land of the River)
MottoSteady and happy for the union. (Official)
AnthemHimno Nacional del PerĂº (National Anthem of Peru)
Population33,035,304 (0.42% of the world)
LanguagesSpanish (official) 82.9%, Quechua (official) 13.6%, Aymara (official) 1.6%, Ashaninka 0.3%, other native languages (includes a large number of minor Amazonian languages) 0.8%, other (includes foreign languages and sign language) 0.2%, none .1%, unspecified .7% (2017 est.)
Alpha Code »PE / PER
Internet Domain
Currency Symbol Peruvian sol (S/. PEN)
Central Bank »Central Reserve Bank of Peru
Calling Codes+51
Area Total Area: 1,285,216 km2 (496,225 sq mi)
Land: 1,279,996 km2 (494,209 sq mi)
Water: 5,220 km2 (2,020 sq mi)
ContinentSouth America
RegionSouth America Latin America and the Caribbean
Lat/Long-9.1899670, -75.0151520
Timezone1 timezone(s)