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Capital:San Salvador
Area:21,040 km²
Population:6,822,378 (2006 estimate)
Language(s):Spanish, Nahua.
Religion(s):Roman Catholic - 83%, others - 17%.
Ethnic Group(s):Mestizo - 90%, Amerindian - 1%, White - 9%.