Official Name - Republica del Perú (Republic of Peru)
Languages - Spanish, Quechua, Aymará (all official)
Country Population - 27,483,000
Capital City - Lima (population 7,900,000)
Land Area - 494,000 square miles (three times the size of California)
Currency - New Sol (1 new sol = 28 cents)
Fun Facts - A number of Japanese people settled in Peru.  From 1990 to 2000 the President of Peru was Alberto Fujimoro.
  - Peru was the location of the Inca Empire.
  - In the center of the flag is the coat of arms for Peru which includes the llama.

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