Where is Chosica Located?
Peru is located on the northern Pacific Coast, is about 31 times as large as Switzerland and after Argentina and Brazil, the third largest South American state.
What Country is Chosica in?
In South America, only Peru has three geographically distinct regions:
Coast: hot in Summer (December-March), cool from May to November Highlands: tropical high mountain climate
Amazon region / primeval forest: humid tropical. Around 40 ethnicities (tribes) with their respective dialects live in the jungle.
English is compulsory at the University.
Population: about 30.8 million, 47% Indigenous, 37% mestizo, 13% European origin, 3% Asian and African origin; population growth 1.13 %
Religions / churches: Roman Catholic: 81.3%, 12.5% evangelical, various Christian churches
National Day: 28 and 29 July
Independence: 28 July 1821
Government form: Republic (Constitution of 31.12.1993)
Head Of State: Ollanta Humala Tasso, President
Taking office on 28.07.2011, term of office 5 years, re-election not possible.
Parliament: Congress: one chamber, 130 seats