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Country Venezuela


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Region Northern South America
Area (sq km) 912,050
Border Brazil, Colombia, Guyana
Population 29,275,860
Nationality Venezuelan(s)
Ethnicity Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Arab, German, African, indigenous people
Religion nominally Roman Catholic 96%, Protestant 2%, other 2%
Language Spanish, numerous indigenous dialects
Literacy 93%
Government Federal Republic
Capital Caracas
Leader President Nicolas Maduro Moros (since April 19, 2013); Executive Vice President Aristobulo Isturiz (since January 6, 2016)
Currency Bolivar (VEB)
Independence Day July 5, 1811 (from Spain)
National Holiday Independence Day (July 5, 1811)
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