Located in the continent of South America, Bolivia covers 1,083,301 square kilometers of land and 15,280 square kilometers of water, making it the 28th largest nation in the world with a total area of 1,098,581 square kilometers.
Bolivia became an independent state in 1825, after gaining its sovereignty from Spain. The population of Bolivia is 10,290,003 (2012) and the nation has a density of 9 people per square kilometer.
The currency of Bolivia is the Boliviano (BOB). As well, the people of Bolivia are refered to as Bolivian.
The dialing code for the country is 591 and the top level internet domain for Bolivian sites is .bo.
To learn more, visit our detailed Bolivia section.
|Density||9.5 / km2 ( 24.6 / mi2 )|
|GDP||34,175,832,127 (2014 data)|
|GDP per Capita||3,321 (2014 data)|
|Land Area||1,083,301 km2 (418,265 mi2)|
|Water Area||15,280 km2 (5,900 mi2)|
|Neighbouring Countries||Argentina, Paraguay, Chile, Peru, Brazil|
What is the capital of Bolivia?
Sucre is the capital city of Bolivia. It has a population of 224,838, and is located on a latitue of -19.03 and longitude of -65.26.
Sucre is also the political center of Bolivia, which is considered a Republic, and home to its Executive head of state.
Quick Facts About Sucre, the Capital Of Bolivia
|Elevation||2798 meters over sea level|
Most popular cities in Bolivia
|#1||Santa Cruz de la Sierra||1,364,389|