Atlas of Nicaragua

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Nicaragua

Español Nicaragua - República de Nicaragua

La República de Nicaragua es un país en América Central que limita al noroeste con Honduras, al sur con Costa Rica, al oeste con el Océano Pacífico y al este con el Mar Caribe.

English Nicaragua - Republic of Nicaragua

The Republic of Nicaragua is a democratic republic in Central America. It is the largest nation in the isthmus, but also the least densely populated with a demographic similar in size to its smaller neighbours. The country is bordered on the north by ► Honduras and on the south by ► Costa Rica. Its western coastline is on the Pacific Ocean, while the east side of the country is on the Caribbean Sea


Short name  Nicaragua
Official  name Republic of Nicaragua
Status Independent country since September 15th 1821
Location Central America
Capital Managua
Population 5,666,405 inhabitants
Area 129,494 km²
Major  languages Spanish (official), Miskitu and Creole English are spoken along the Caribbean Coast.
Major  religions Roman Catholicism, Evangelical protestantism
More information Nicaragua, Geography of Nicaragua, History of Nicaragua and Politics of Nicaragua
More  images Nicaragua - Nicaragua (Category).

General maps

Nu-map-EN.jpg Map of Nicaragua
Nicaragua rel 97.jpg Map of Nicaragua
Nicaragua pol 97.jpg Map of Nicaragua
NicaraguaDepartmentsNumbered.png Departments of Nicaragua
Nicaragua municipalities.png Municipalities of Nicaragua
Nicaragua cities over 20th map.png Cities of Nicaragua

History maps

This section holds a short summary of the history of the area of present-day Nicaragua, illustrated with maps, including historical maps of former countries and empires that included present-day Nicaragua.

Location ProviniasUnidasdelCentrodeAmérica.png Federal Republic of Central America
Mapa Miskito.png Mosquito Coast

Old maps

This section holds copies of original general maps older than 70 years of this entry.

CentralAmerica1892.jpg Central America in 1892

Other maps

Nicaragua map vulcani.jpg Volcanoes
Nicaragua econ 1979.jpg Economic map
Nicaragua land 1979.jpg Land utilization

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Last modified on 11 February 2013, at 18:50