General Information

General Facts:

  • Size (land area): 111,890 sq km (43,200 sq mi). Honduras is slightly larger than Tennessee or slightly larger than Cuba.
  • Population: 7,989,415 people, divided to the following ethnic groups: mestizo (mixed Amerindian and European) 90%, Amerindian 7%, black 2%, white 1%
  • Border Countries: Guatemala, El Salvador & Nicaragua
  • Elevation Extremes: lowest point: the Caribbean Sea 0 m; highest point: Cerro Las Minas 2,870 m (9 416 f)
  • Religion: Roman Catholic 97%, Protestant 3%
  • Languages: Spanish (official), Amerindian dialects

Source:  The World Factbook

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