El Salvador


Currency

The United States dollar (USD) is the official currency of El Salvador.

Capital

San Salvador

Location

El Salvador is located in Central America.


El Salvador Location

Population

Estimated population (2010): 6,218,000

Estimated population (2000): 5,959,000

Estimated population (1950): 2,200,000

Flag


El Salvador Flag

Economy

El Salvador's economy has suffered from relatively low rates of GDP growth. More than 37% of the El Salvador population live below the poverty line. Main exports of El Salvador are: coffee, sugar, textiles and apparel, gold, ethanol, chemicals, electricity, iron and steel manufactures.


The most popular places in El Salvador among international travellers

San Salvador

San Salvador
La Ruta Delas Flores

La Ruta Delas Flores