Located in the continent of Asia, Vietnam covers 310,070 square kilometers of land and 21,140 square kilometers of water, making it the 66th largest nation in the world with a total area of 331,210 square kilometers.
Viet Nam became an independent state in 1954, after gaining its sovereignty from France. The population of Viet Nam is 91,519,289 (2012) and the nation has a density of 295 people per square kilometer.
The currency of Viet Nam is the Dong (VND). As well, the people of Viet Nam are refered to as Vietnamese.
The dialing code for the country is 84 and the top level internet domain for Vietnamese sites is .vn.
To learn more, visit our detailed Vietnam section.
|Density||295.2 / km2 ( 764.5 / mi2 )|
|Capital||Hanoi (Ha Noi)|
|GDP||186,000,000,000 (2014 data)|
|GDP per Capita||2,032 (2014 data)|
|Land Area||310,070 km2 (119,719 mi2)|
|Water Area||21,140 km2 (8,162 mi2)|
|Neighbouring Countries||China, Cambodia, Laos|
What is the capital of Viet Nam?
Hanoi is the capital city of vietnam. It has a population of 1,431,270, and is located on a latitue of 21.02 and longitude of 105.84.
Hanoi is also the political center of vietnam, which is considered a Republic, and home to its Executive head of state.
Quick Facts About Hanoi, the Capital Of Viet Nam
|Elevation||10 meters over sea level|
Most popular cities in Viet Nam
|#1||Ho Chi Minh City||3,467,331|
|#13||Thanh Pho Nam Dinh||193,499|
|#20||Thanh Pho Ha Long||148,066|