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Complete details about Peru in South America with capital city Lima

Country NamePeru (Perú/Piruw)
Country CodePER
Capital CityLima
ContinentSouth America
RegionSouth America
Independence Year1821
Population25662000
Surface Area1285216.0
Life Expectancy70.0 years
GNP64140.0 (old 65186.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Aimará [official]     (2.3%)
Ket?ua [official]     (16.4%)
Spanish [official]     (79.8%)

Major Cities

Lima, Lima     (population 6464693)
Arequipa, Arequipa     (population 762000)
Trujillo, La Libertad     (population 652000)
Chiclayo, Lambayeque     (population 517000)
Callao, Callao     (population 424294)
Iquitos, Loreto     (population 367000)
Chimbote, Ancash     (population 336000)
Huancayo, Junín     (population 327000)
Piura, Piura     (population 325000)
Cusco, Cusco     (population 291000)
Pucallpa, Ucayali     (population 220866)
Tacna, Tacna     (population 215683)
Ica, Ica     (population 194820)
Sullana, Piura     (population 147361)
Juliaca, Puno     (population 142576)
Huánuco, Huanuco     (population 129688)
Ayacucho, Ayacucho     (population 118960)
Chincha Alta, Ica     (population 110016)
Cajamarca, Cajamarca     (population 108009)
Puno, Puno     (population 101578)
Ventanilla, Callao     (population 101056)
Castilla, Piura     (population 90642)

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From @jdavicorg on Mon Feb 17 11:58:38 EST 2020 RT @sullama: C Romero:?#Odebrecht está demandando al Peru,como una empresa limpia,sin Corrupción ? Como lo consiguieron?con el aval d Vela?
From @luiseduardo479 on Mon Feb 17 11:58:37 EST 2020 RT @FutFemPyo: *Paraguay 0x2 Brasil (2014) *Paraguay 3x2 Perú (2015) *Paraguay 2x2 Brasil (2015) *Paraguay 4x1 Perú (2018) *Paraguay 1x8 Br?
From @its_MKP on Mon Feb 17 11:58:37 EST 2020 RT @puli_monish: Ethana Peru Da 3K Poduvinga ?? Ipo Dhaan Da Oruthanuku Potu Wandhen :) Anyway Congo Da Mamey ?? @Thandasooruking #Maste?
From @SamiraBarrera7 on Mon Feb 17 11:58:37 EST 2020 RT @JhopePeru: ? #HappyBirthdayJhope Project 1 Peruvian ARMYs donated these first need supplies, clothes and toys to be donated to "Hope H?
From @riotcrrrl on Mon Feb 17 11:58:36 EST 2020 uma coisa que amei muito no peru foi que meu apelido não é carol... é caró! parece até um nome artístico
From @ElvisDanciu on Mon Feb 17 11:58:35 EST 2020 RT @wikiperuanos: Cuando me enteré de que perú es considerado un estado legítimo https://t.co/B4pOrR577S
From @SamiraBarrera7 on Mon Feb 17 11:58:32 EST 2020 RT @BTS_Peru: @Planeta107FM Si ponen EGO, vamos a llorar una semana entera :') ¡Feliz cumpleaños, j-hope a.k.a Jung Hoseok! @BTS_twt #Happy?
From @MaryorieArangu1 on Mon Feb 17 11:58:30 EST 2020 RT @JK_Peru: @BTS_Peru @BTS_twt Golden ARMYs snapped ? @BTS_twt Feliz cumpleaños Hoseokie! #HappyBirthdayJhope
From @mercedes_per on Mon Feb 17 11:58:29 EST 2020 RT @Agoney_Votos: ? 17/02 ? Black de Agoney ha ingresado en el puesto 11 en #TopFanListenPeru de @innewsmusic ? Entra en el enlace y vo?
From @MauVillaloboss on Mon Feb 17 11:58:29 EST 2020 RT @FreeMutualsHelp: RT & FAV SI ERES DE: ??Venezuela ??Colombia ??Argentina ??Chile ??México ??Costa Rica ??Ecuador ??Honduras ??Nicaragu?
From @DCaffarino on Mon Feb 17 11:58:26 EST 2020 RT @lvarangot: @gastonmarraOK @lorematzen @gustamenna @DanielPaganetti @maitebazterra @LaMarchaRegresa @DCaffarino "Inconstitucionalidad po?
From @Patricia_Neyra on Mon Feb 17 11:58:26 EST 2020 RT @MolinariJulia: @DerechaUnidaCL @AXELKAISER @tere_marinovic @joseantoniokast El criminal Castillo Petruzzi fue condenado a cadena perpet?
From @TayaTeresa on Mon Feb 17 11:58:24 EST 2020 @mikecaron_la @HenryDanger @cooperbarnes @Jacenorman @BenGiroux Would you mind think about the idea meet and greet? https://t.co/eNIU7xlHqC
From @Loremont on Mon Feb 17 11:58:22 EST 2020 RT @FutFemPyo: A 15 días del inicio del IX Sudamericano Femenino Sub 20 #Argentina2020, la @Albirroja intensifica su preparación. Jugará e?
From @PedroEmilioCas9 on Mon Feb 17 11:58:21 EST 2020 RT @orlando41: Este jovén es de Machiques de Perijá (Las Piedras) Francisco Javier Reyes Cabrera . Hace pocos minutos le dió un Infarto. Se?