Facts Nicaragua


Total Area:

129,494 sq km


Population: 5,570,129



15 September 1821 (from Spain)


Ethnic groups: mestizo (mixed Amerindian and white) 69%, white 17%, black 9%, Amerindian 5%


Total fertility rate: 2.75 children born/woman


Net migration rate: -1.17 migrants/1,000 population


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Photos Nicaragua

We spent several days in the colonial cities of Granada and Leon

(October 07)


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