Nicaragua

  • Area: 129,494 square kilometres
  • Currency: Gold córdoba made up of 100 centavos; $1 = 25.49 córdobas
  • Official language: Spanish
  • Population: 5.992 million
  • Head of State or Government: Daniel Ortega (President), 2007
  • GDP: $10.51 billion
  • GDP per capita: $1,753.64
  • GDP growth: 5.2%
  • Inflation: 4.1%