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Nicaragua

Currency code: 
Currency name: 
Nicaraguan cordoba
Country name: 
Nicaragua
Capital: 
Managua
Country code: 
Independence: 
September 15, 1821
Independent from: 
from Spain
Total area: 
130,370
Land area: 
119,990
Water area: 
10,380
Population: 
5,788,531
Population note: 
5,788,531 (July 2013 est.)
Official language: 
Spanish
All languages: 
Spanish (official) 97.5%, Miskito 1.7%, other 0.8% (1995 census) note: English and indigenous languages found on the Atlantic coast
Time zone: 
CST (UTC−6)
Drive on: 
Right
Calling code: 
+505
Domain: 
.ni