Overview - Ecuador

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Capital:Quito
Area:283,560 km²
Population:13,547,510 (2006 estimate)
Language(s):Spanish (official), Amerindian languages (Quechua).
Religion(s):Roman Catholic - 95%, others - 5%.
Ethnic Group(s):Mestizo - 65%, Amerindian - 25%, Spanish and others - 7%, Black - 3%.