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Roman Catholic (82.3%)
Other Christian (5.2%)
Western South America
Bodies of Water:
Pacific Ocean (West)
1,285,216 km2 (99.6% land, 0.4% water)
Tropical in east
Dry desert in west
Temperate and frigid in the mountains
Western coastal plain
Mountains in the center
Nevado Huascarán (6,768 m)
Head of State and Government:
President Martín Vizcarra
28 July 1821 (from Spain)
Himno Nacional del Peru
GDP Per Capita
$1 (USD) = S/. (Sol)3.29
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Ceviche, a seafood dish made from fresh raw fish bathed in citrus juices, is Peru’s national dish.
https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/pe.html (Majority of information)
https://joshuaproject.net/countries/PE (Ethnic and religious data)
http://www.inei.gob.pe/estadisticas/indice-tematico/poblacion-y-vivienda/ (City population data)
Wolfram|Alpha (Currency exchange data)
Information accurate to best of ability as of 26 November 2016
1Peruvian entails native Amerindians, Europeans, and Mestizos (a mixture of native and European).