Venezuela


Currency

The Bolivar Fuerte (code: VEF) is the official currency of Venezuela.

Capital

Caracas

Location

Venezuela is located in South America.


Venezuela Location

Population

Estimated population (2010): 28,996,000

Estimated population (2000): 24,481,000

Estimated population (1950): 5,482,000

Flag


Venezuela Flag

The flag of Venezuela has changed over the time. Here is an older versions of the flag:


Old Venezuela Flag

Old Venezuela Flag

Old Venezuela Flag

Economy

Venezuela's economy is largely based on the petroleum sector and manufacturing. Venezuela is the fifth largest member of OPEC by oil production. Venezuela manufactures and exports heavy industry products such as steel, aluminium and cement.
The United States has been Venezuela's most important trading partner.


The most popular places in Venezuela among international travellers

Mochima National Park

Mochima National Park
Isla Margarita

Isla Margarita
Choroni

Choroni
Angel Falls

Angel Falls