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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 @cheltenhamlady on Sat Apr 20 05:06:00 EDT 2019 RT @RT_com: Carpenter dad drives DIY wooden car from #Peru to #NYC to fulfill promise to daughter https://t.co/XHtSbWCW9F https://t.co/WX?
From @e_soras12 on Sat Apr 20 05:05:56 EDT 2019 @gilbertvioleta @canalN_ @exitosape @peru21noticias @diariocorreo @ExpresoPeru @Gestionpe @elcomercio_peru? https://t.co/ucI1xKQnoE
From @GabrielMesaMed1 on Sat Apr 20 05:05:53 EDT 2019 RT @DrLorenzoMeyer: Lo lejos que ha llegado el caso Odebretch-Perú deja ver la gran distancia que aún debe recorrer el caso Odebretch-Méxic?
From @agrupacionlbm on Sat Apr 20 05:05:41 EDT 2019 RT @cgajardop: Se ha hecho común decir que en Perú dictan prisión preventiva por 36 meses. Esto es un error. La prisión preventiva dura mie?
From @Black18013 on Sat Apr 20 05:05:40 EDT 2019 RT @btsvotingteam01: ? TOP COUNTRIES STREAMING ON YOUTUBE (April 12 to 17) 1. Vietnam 35.5M 2. USA 26.4M 3. Indonesia 23.2M 4. South Korea?
From @e_soras12 on Sat Apr 20 05:05:29 EDT 2019 @gilbertvioleta @canalN_ @exitosape @peru21noticias @diariocorreo @ExpresoPeru @Gestionpe @elcomercio_peru? https://t.co/wal3ZGzBGb
From @seelviiiii on Sat Apr 20 05:05:27 EDT 2019 RT @btsvotingteam01: ? TOP COUNTRIES STREAMING ON YOUTUBE (April 12 to 17) 1. Vietnam 35.5M 2. USA 26.4M 3. Indonesia 23.2M 4. South Korea?
From @urstrulyTK on Sat Apr 20 05:05:22 EDT 2019 @Sanlyf_ Anirudh chesindi rendu ee !! Ippudu Manchi Peru vachindi kada
From @JChapman1729 on Sat Apr 20 05:05:16 EDT 2019 In the marriage ceremony of the ancient Inca Indians of Peru, the couple were considered officially wed when they swapped sandals.
From @SICNoticias on Sat Apr 20 05:05:14 EDT 2019 Chamas destroem zona comercial no centro histórico de Lima, Peru https://t.co/OBCeHYVlkH
From @H_WRBI on Sat Apr 20 05:05:13 EDT 2019 RT @jdmccafferty: 20 Apr 1586: b. St. Rose of #Lima in #Peru #otd The first person born in the Americas to be canonized #nuntastic (BM) ht?
From @lophytee on Sat Apr 20 05:05:08 EDT 2019 RT @RT_com: Carpenter dad drives DIY wooden car from #Peru to #NYC to fulfill promise to daughter https://t.co/XHtSbWCW9F https://t.co/WX?
From @Latintrails on Sat Apr 20 05:05:04 EDT 2019 Travel to Ecuador and Peru in one tour! #Peru #Ecuador #Travel #DMC #Latin Trails #Tourism https://t.co/EcsIZs2L4q
From @Peru_el_Campeon on Sat Apr 20 05:05:03 EDT 2019 RT @raito_ssb: ?? https://t.co/npV4K2QI4v