Facts

  • Officiallly: Republic of Ecuador
  • Capital: Quito
  • Population: 16.5 million
  • Major languages: Spanish, indigenous languages
  • Religion: Christianity
  • Life expectancy: 73 years (men), 79 years (women)
  • Currency: US dollar

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Geography

  • Area: 272,045 sq km (105,037 sq miles)