Peru's flag is a vertical triband design with red outer bands and a single white centre band. It was established by the Peruvian government in 1824 and revised in 1950. The flag must always be displayed in this manner, according to Peruvian Constitution article 49. The flag has various names and modifications depending on its usage, and it can be defiled with various insignia.
The flag's colors are thought to represent the blood lost for the country's freedom (red), the nation's peace and integrity (white), and the Peruvian people's courage (red). The flag is a national emblem, and its use is governed by legislation and National Flag Day, which is observed yearly on June 7 to commemorate the Battle of Arica during the War of the Pacific in 1880.
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Peru is a country located in South America, bordered by Ecuador and Colombia to the north, Brazil to the east, Bolivia to the southeast, Chile to the south, and the Pacific Ocean to the west. It is a diverse country with a rich cultural heritage and a mix of different ethnicities and religions. Peru is known for its stunning natural beauty, with a varied landscape ranging from mountains and forests to deserts and coastlines.
The history of Peru dates back to ancient times, with the first human settlements dating back to at least 13,000 BC. The country has a long and complex history, with a mix of Native American, Spanish, and other influences. Peru gained independence from Spain in 1821, and has since gone through a number of political and economic challenges.
Today, Peru is a lower-middle-income country with a growing economy. The country is known for its production of agricultural products such as coffee, cocoa, and quinoa, as well as for its growing mining and tourism industries. Peru has a varied climate, with hot and humid weather in the east and cold and dry weather in the west. The official language of Peru is Spanish, and the country has a diverse population with a mix of different ethnicities and religions.
|Country codes||PE, PER (ISO 3166-1)|
|Official name||Republic of Peru|
|Religion||94.5% Christianity, 5.1% No religion, 0.4% Other|
|Time zone||UTC−5 (PET)|
|Member of||United Nations|
|Union of South American Nations|
|Organization of American States|
|Population density||26 per Km2 (67 people per mi2)|
|Urban Population||79.1 % of the population is urban (26,082,479 people in 2020)|
|Median age||31.0 years|
|Total area||The total land area is 1,280,000 Km2 (494,211 sq. miles)|
|Highest point||Huascarán (6 768 m, 22 205 ft)|
|Lowest point||Bayóvar Depression (-34 m, -112 ft)|
|GDP per capita||$ 6,621 (World Bank, 2021)|
|Currency||Peruvian sol (S/., PEN)|
|Internet TLD||.pe (click here to find and register domain name)|
|Country Wikipedia Page||Peru Wikipedia Page|
Main Cities by Population in Peru
|13||Santiago de Surco||251,648|
|26||Cerro de Pasco||78,910|
|69||San Vicente de Canete||25,517|