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Peru Peru: 25,193 statistics available

General Information

In the first part you can find a summary of the most important information. Detailled statistics can be found in the second part: Statistics by category
Peru is a country in South America.
Population
With 31,16 million people Peru has the 42th highest population in the world. With 2,43 births per women Peru has a medium fertility rate in the international comparison. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of Peru in the year 2050 will first rise to 41,08 million and in the year 2100 will fall again to 39,77 million. The life expectency in Peru is 74,7 years.

Geography
Peru has an area of 1,29 million sq. km and ranks 19th among all countries in the world. With a population density of 24,2 people per sq. km Peru ranks number 178 among all countries in the world. By 2050 the population density will rise to 32,0 people per sq. km. The borderline with its neighboring countries totals 7.461 km. In addition, it has a coastline (length between land and sea including islands) of 2.414 km.

Economy
The gross domestic product in the year 2014 was 202,90 billion US $ and ranks 52th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita totals 6.594 US $ and is therefore in the in the middle in the international comparison. With a debt level of 14,9 % of the GDP Peru ranks among the countries with a low debt level. Die unemployment rate in the year 2013 amounts to 3,9 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1945
ISO country code PE
Internet Domain .pe
License plate PE
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for Peru

All datasets for Peru by categories. For each category the number of data sets is displayed in brackets.
3 sample data sets are displayed for each category. To view all data sets for a category click on the category name.
Population and Health (165)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (331)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Electricity consumption per capita (kWh)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
Economy (22,688)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (1,273)
Literacy rate, ages 15 and above, total (%)
Education expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)
Patent applications, residents
Geography and Agriculture (702)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (34)
Internet users
Internet users, per 100 people
Mobile phones