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El Salvador

El Salvador FlagMajor cities : San Salvador (Capital), Santa Ana, Soyapango, San Miguel and Mejicanos.
Available Information : Head of state, Religion, Population, Area, Gross domestic product, Inflation, Unemployment, Map, Hotel, Weather and Climate.

El Salvador Information

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ISO 3166-1SV - SLV - 222
NATO country codeES - SLV
FIPS 10-4 codeES
ContinentAmericas / Central America
El Salvador CapitalSan Salvador
Official languageSpanish
Name of the inhabitantsSalvadoran
El Salvador National Day15 September
El Salvador Currency Salvadoran colón (SVC)
El Salvador 13 %
El Salvador Calling code+503
El Salvador Country domain code .sv
El Salvador Vehicle registration plateES
Traveling direction Right
Time zone UTC -6:00
International organizationUnited Nations
Group of 77
El Salvador National anthemHimno Nacional de El Salvador

El Salvador Head of state

President of the RepublicNayib Bukele (2019)

El Salvador Religion

List of the main religions practiced in El Salvador.

  1. Catholicism 50 %
  2. Protestantism 36 %
  3. Other14 %

El Salvador Data

Different data, numbers and statistics of El Salvador (Inhabitants, population, economy).

Area21,040 km² (8,124 sq mi)
Population6,641,000 inhabitants (2018) Chart
Population Density 315.6 /km² (817.5 /sq mi)
Length of coastline307 km
Perimeter766 km
Life expectancy73.5 Year (2015), ♀ : 77.9 Year, ♂ : 68.8 Year
Average years of schooling 6.5 Year (2015)
Human Development Index 0.674 (2018)
Gross domestic product26 Billions US$ (2018) Chart
Annual change: 2.5 %
3,924 US$ per capita
Unemployment6.7 % of labor force (2018) Chart
Inflation1.1 % (2018) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: B- (Negative, 8 December 2016)
  • Fitch: BB- (Stable, 16 July 2013)
  • Moody's: Caa1 (Stable, 13 April 2017)

El Salvador Chart

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Population, Gross domestic product, Unemployment, Inflation

El Salvador Covid-19

Incident rate976.89
Case fatality ratio3.09210 %
Last updated : 2 April 2021

El Salvador Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Petroleum
  2. Arable land
  3. Geothermal power
  4. Hydroelectricity

El Salvador Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Corn
  2. Dairy products
  3. Coffee
  4. Cotton
  5. Rice
  6. Beef
  7. Sugar
  8. Beans
  9. Sorghum
  10. Oilseed

El Salvador Border

El Salvador's border with 2 other countries. The list of Border countries of El Salvador below classified by border length (in kilometers).

  1. Honduras Honduras 256 km
  2. Guatemala Guatemala 203 km

El Salvador Map

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El Salvador Climate

  1. Tropical savanna climate 100 %

El Salvador Weather (San Salvador)

Today's weather and weather forecasts of El Salvador for the next days to come (The measurements and forecasts are those of San Salvador).

El Salvador Electricity

Electrical standard in El Salvador (voltage, power outlet ...)

Voltage115 V
Frequency60 Hz
Power plugPower plug : A Power plug : B Power plug : C Power plug : D Power plug : E Power plug : F Power plug : G Power plug : I Power plug : J Power plug : L
Power socketPower socket : A Power socket : B Power socket : C Power socket : D Power socket : E Power socket : F Power socket : G Power socket : I Power socket : J Power socket : L

El Salvador Airport

Below, find a list of the main Airport of El Salvador classified by annual passenger transit.

El Salvador International Airport

El Salvador Hotel

Here is a list of hotel in El Salvador selected by our teams for their qualities. Click the hotel of your choice to find out the availability of rooms by your travel dates.

Hotel Hotel Mirador PlazaHotel Mirador Plaza

San Salvador
Located just 400 metres from the World Trade Center, Mirador Plaza has a 24-hour gym, an outdoor pool and gardens. The air-conditioned rooms offer free Wi-Fi, and views of the San Salvador Volcano... view more
$US 125
Hotel Suites ES TurismoSuites ES Turismo
San Salvador
Located 650 metres from Zona Rosa Salvador, Suites ES Turismo offers an outdoor swimming pool with terrace and a fitness centre. This self-catering accommodation features free Wi-Fi... view more
$US 90
Hotel Hotel Bahia del SolHotel Bahia del Sol

La Herradura
Hotel Bahía del sol is an All Inclusive facility that features 2 outdoor pool, a buffet restaurant and a second restaurant offering à la carte services and Wi-Fi access in public spaces for free... view more
$US 61
Hotel Hotel Plaza AntiguaHotel Plaza Antigua

San Salvador
Offering free parking and air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi, Hotel Plaza Antigua is set in San Salvador’s financial district. It features a restaurant, a terrace, a beauty salon and a jewellery shop... view more
$US 47
Hotel Villa del Angel HotelVilla del Angel Hotel

San Salvador
Villas del Angel Hotel is set in San Salvador’s Colonia Escalón district, next to Galerías Escalón Shopping Centre. It features a restaurant and bright rooms with free Wi-Fi... view more
$US 65
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El Salvador Olympic Games

List of participations in the Summer and Winter Olympics of El Salvador and the number of medals won.

SummerParticipation : 11Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
TotalParticipation : 11Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
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