Hunduras

By: Cody Konrade

Its in South America,

Imports:Synthetic staple Fiber Yarn, Packaged Medicaments, and Delivery Trucks

Exports:Coffee, Knit T-shirts, Knit Sweaters, Insulated wire, and Petroleum Gas

Electricity:Honduras has 110-volt electricity

National Anthem:Himno Nacional de Honduras

honduras national anthem

Currency:Honduran lempira

Exchange Rate:1.00 USD=21.0846 HNL

Costs of things:Milk $1.10, Loaf of Bread $1.35, and Apples (1kg) $3.23

Religions:Roman Catholic 86,7%; Protestant 10,5%; other 2,8%

Six different Amerindian groups were counted at the 2001 census:

  • the Lenca (279,507 in 2001;4.6% of the total population) living in the La Paz, Intibucá, and Lempira departments;
  • the Miskito (51,607 in 2001; 0.8%) living on the northeast coast along the border with Nicaragua.
  • the Ch'orti' (34,453 in 2001;0.6% of the total population), a Mayan group living in the northwest on the border with Guatemala;
  • the Tolupan (also called Jicaque, "Xicaque", or Tol; 9,617 in 2001; 0.2% of the total population), living in the department of Yoro and in the reserve of the Montaña de la Flor and parts of the department of Yoro;
  • the Pech or Paya Indians (3,848 in 2001; 0.1% of the total population) living in a small area in the Olancho department;
  • the Sumo or Tawahka (2,463 in 2001; <0.1%)

Languages:Spanish and English

The best time to travel to Honduras is December to April, mid-June to August.

What shots you need:vaccines include measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccine, diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis vaccine, varicella (chickenpox) vaccine, polio vaccine, and your yearly flu shot. You get them at the clinic.

Passport:All U.S. citizens must have a valid U.S. passport to enter and depart Honduras. A visa is not required, but tourists must provide proof of return or onward travel. Courthouse is where you get them.

Natural hazards:frequent, but generally mild, earthquakes; extremely susceptible to damaging hurricanes and floods along the Caribbean coast.

Full country name: Republic of Honduras

Area:u.s is way bigger

Population: 7.936 million

Capitol City:Tegucigalpa

Government:Constitutional republic

Time difference:One hour behind KS

Foods:The basic style is made of a flour tortilla which is folded and filled with refried beans, quesillo or cheese and sour cream.

Climate:The climate is tropical with cooler, more temperate weather in the mountains with temperatures ranging from 16°C (61°F) to 20°C (68°F).

Life expectancy:Male 71.9 female 76.2

Per Capita Income:Income level Lower middle income GDP (current US$) $18.55

billion 2013, Population (Total) 8.098 million 2013

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