Introduction

Summary

South American republic on the South Pacific Ocean. Bounded on the south and south-east by Bolivia and Chile; on the east by Brazil; and on the north and north-west by Colombia and Ecuador. Member of the Asociacion Latinamericana de Intergracion (ALADI), the Asia-Pacific Economic Co-operation (APEC) and the Andean Community.

Cities

Capital: Lima

Principal Ports

Callao, Salaverry

Population

32.6 million

International Country Code

PE

Language(s)

Spanish (official), Quechua (official), Aymara

Weights and Measures

Metric system

Electricity Supply

220V, 60Hz

International Direct Dialling Code

00 51

Time

5 hours behind GMT.

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