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Federal Presidential Republic
independent since 1811
Republic of Bolivariana de Venezuela


Venezuela is a country on the north coast of South America on the Caribbean Sea. The land has a total area of ​​912,050 km² and a total coastline of 2,800 km. This land mass is roughly 2.6 times the size of Germany. Venezuela is one of the largest countries in America and the 33rd largest country in the world. It is comparatively low at an average height of 450 meters above sea level.

418 partly uninhabited islands belong to the country. There are direct national borders with the 3 neighboring countries Brazil, Colombia and Guyana. The distance between Berlin and the capital Caracas is approximately 8,440 km.

Current time in Venezuela:
In Venezuela, Venezuelan Standard Time (VET) applies nationwide. Unlike in Germany, however, there is no summer time here. So there is a time difference of -5 hours in winter. In summer, however, the time difference is -6 hours.
Sunrise + sunset
The currency in Venezuela is Bolívar fuerte (VEF).
1 bolívar fuerte is divided into 100 céntimos.
Status: May 18, 2021
1 euro = 260,157,827,464 bolívar
100,000 bolívar fuerte = 0.00 euros

The climate in Venezuela

In Venezuela, as in all equatorial countries, there is a tropical climate. There is no difference between the seasons as there is in Central Europe. The length of the day hardly fluctuates and the temperature differences between summer and winter are also smaller. The average maximum daily temperatures are between 31 and 32 degrees, depending on the season. In some parts of the country, the values ​​can reach up to 36 degrees during the day. In the colder months, depending on the region, the temperature drops down to 21 ° C in the monthly mean.

Average day and night temperatures



Catholics (Roman)96,0%



According to the definition of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Venezuela is one of the developing countries due to its economic performance.

Land use

4% urban areas:34,404 km²
24% agriculture:223,361 km²
53% forests:482,748 km²
0% water surface:30,000 km²
19% other areas:171,537 km²



Road network:96,189 km
Rail network:447 km
Waterways:7,100 km
Commercial ports:289

The main cities

Political indicators

(Based on the World Bank's "Worldwide Governance Indicators" project)

Political stability:
Rule of law:
Regulatory quality:
Freedom of speech:
Death penalty:abolished in 1863

Existing trade agreements


The following international markings apply to this country:
ISO 3166-1 alpha3: VEN ISO 3166-1 alpha2: VE ISO 3166-1 numeric: 862 Fips10: VE STANAG: VEN IOC: VEN License Plate: YV UN / LOCODE: VE Domain ending: ve Country code: +58

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