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List of Peru-related topics

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Peru:

Peru – country located in western South America, on the Pacific Coast, north of Chile. Peruvian territory was home to ancient cultures spanning from the Norte Chico civilization, one of the oldest in the world, to the Inca Empire, the largest state in Pre-Columbian America. The Spanish Empire conquered the region in the 16th century and established a Viceroyalty, which included most of its South American colonies. After achieving independence in 1821, Peru has undergone periods of political unrest and fiscal crisis as well as periods of stability and economic upswing.

General reference

Geography of Peru

Main article: Geography of Peru
 Brazil 2,995 km
 Colombia 1,800 km
 Ecuador 1,420 km
 Bolivia 1,075 km
 Chile 171 km

Environment of Peru


Natural geographic features of Peru

Regions of Peru

Ecoregions of Peru

Main articles: List of ecoregions in Peru and Ecoregions in Peru

Administrative divisions of Peru

Regions of Peru
Main article: Regions of Peru

Peru is divided into 25 regions and the province of Lima.

Provinces of Peru
Main article: Provinces of Peru
Districts of Peru
Main article: Districts of Peru
Municipalities of Peru

Demography of Peru

Main article: Demographics of Peru

Neighbours of Peru

Peru is bordered by:

Government and politics of Peru

Main article: Government of Peru and Politics of Peru

Branches of the government of Peru

Main article: Government of Peru

Executive branch of the government of Peru

Legislative branch of the government of Peru

Judicial branch of the government of Peru

Foreign relations of Peru

International organization membership

The Republic of Peru is a member of:[1]

Law and order in Peru

Main article: Law of Peru

Military of Peru

Main article: Military of Peru

Local government in Peru

Main article: Local government in Peru

History of Peru

Main article: History of Peru, Timeline of the history of Peru, and Current events of Peru

By period

By subject

By type of event

Culture of Peru

Main article: Culture of Peru

Art in Peru

Religion in Peru

Main article: Religion in Peru

Sports in Peru

Main article: Sports in Peru

Economy and infrastructure of Peru

Main article: Economy of Peru

Education in Peru

Main article: Education in Peru

See also

Main article: Peru

References

External links

Atlas of Peru

Government
  • (Spanish) Web portal of the Peruvian Government
  • (Spanish) Directory of Peruvian Government websites
General reference
  • Peru
  • The World Factbook
  • Peru
  • Peru web directory
Other
  • DMOZ
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