Guyana: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 4.88744 / longitude: -58.94193

General information


There are 746,900 people here, or 0.01% of the world's population. The median age of the population is 27.50 years with a birth growth rate of 0.28%.


The inhabitants stay 11 years in school (tertiary education included).


Interesting food you need to try here: Pepperpot.


The sign for the local currency is $ (GYD). In 2021 the GDP was $8,044,498,800 USD, placing it at position 141 in the market.


The country has a 214,969 kmĀ² area, they don't use a postcode system and the primary cities are: City Of Georgetown, Georgetown, Linden, Great Diamond, Rosignol. This nation's capital is Georgetown and the country shares a border with Brazil, Suriname, Venezuela. The following languages are spoken by the nation's citizens: English.

Good to know

Telephone numbers begin with +592, the ISO code is GY, the country's websites have the domain name ".gy" is a good place to find out more details on this country.


ISO code GY
Capital Georgetown
Population 746,900
World percentage 0.01%
Median age 27.50 years
Population growth rate 0.28%
Main cities
Spoken languages English
GDP (2021) $8,044,498,800
GDP position #141
Currency code GYD
Currency symbol $
School life expectancy 11 years
National dish Pepperpot
TLD .gy
Phone prefix +592