interesting facts about Ecuador


interesting facts about Ecuador:

Nationality: Ecuadorian
Languages: Spanish
Religions: Roman Catholic
Population: 15,868,396
Median Age: 27 years
Population Growth rate: 1.35%
Birth Rate:  1.85%
Death Rate: 0.51%
Capital: Quito
Electricity Production:  22.85 billion kWh
Electricity Exports: 12 million kWh
Electricity Import: 238 kWh
Telephone Landlines: 2.44 million
Telephone- Mobile Cellular 16.6 million
Airports: 432
Airports with Paved Runways:   104
Heliports: 2
Railways: 965 km
Road Ways: 43,670 km
Water Ways: 1500
Passport Validity: 6 months

interesting facts about Ecuador

Ecuador History

Quito became a seat of Spanish colonial government in 1563 and part of the Vice Royalty of New Granada in 1717 .
When Quito Withdrew in 1830 the traditional name was changed in favor of Republic of the Equator . Between 1904 and 1942 Ecuador lost territories in a series of conflicts with Its neighbors


Ecuador is substantially dependent on its petroleum resources , which have accounted for more than half of the country's export earnings and approximately 25% of public sector revenues in Recent years

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