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Capital : Tegucigalpa
Language :  Spanish
Currency :  Honduran lempira
Population : 8 721 014
Area : 112 492 km2

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Honduras facts

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1. 4% of fatal accidents were caused by people under the influence of alcohol.

2. This country has more than 1,378,000 motor vehicles (161 vehicles per 1,000 inhabitants).

3. The national top-level domain is .hn . There are over 6 650 websites with such an extension.

4. The most popular pages with the .hn extension are google.hn, diez.hn and elheraldo.hn.

5. In this country there are more than 14 742 km of paved roads (0,02% of all roads in the world).

6. The country has 103 airports, 13 of the paved surface.

7. In this country there are over 44 km of railway tracks.

8. Legends and fairy tales are the most important in Honduran culture.

9. Full name of the country – Republic of Honduras.

10. Political system – republic.

11. Honduras has as many as 108 functional airports, including 12 with a hardened plate.


Geography in Honduras

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1. The capital of Honduras consists of two cities: Tegucigalpa and Comayagüela.

2. The city of Comayagua has one of the oldest clocks in the world. Local history states that it was built in 1100.

3. Honduras borders such countries as: Guatemala 256 km, El Salvador 342 km, Nicaragua 922 km.

4. In this country there is only one natural lake called Yojoa.

5. In Yoro there is a phenomenon of falling fish from the sky.

6. The country is 2.8 times smaller than Poland.

7. The longest river is Patuca, 523 km.

8. The highest peak is Cerro Las Minas, 2870 m above sea level.

9. In Honduras, there are 32200 km2 of agricultural land (29% of the country).

10. The highest located city in the country is La Esperanza.

11. 43352 km2 of the country is covered by forests (38.7%)

12. 80% of the country’s area is mountainous.

81. The nearest capital in a straight line from Tegucigalpa is San Salvador (El Salvador) – 219 km.

82. The furthest capital in a straight line from Tegucigalpa is Jakarta (Indonesia) – 18246 km.


Finance in Honduras

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1. The minimum wage is 5,114.46 lampira per month and 21.31 lampira per hour (data from 2014).

2. In this country, the amount of income tax for natural persons is 25%, and for companies 25% (2018).

3. The tax on goods and services is 15% (2018).

4. The level of inflation in 2018 is 4.2%.

5. Gross domestic product (GDP) …
– in 2015 it is $ 20,258,000,000 (PLN 86,702,440,000) ,
– in 2018 it is $ 22,980,000,000 (PLN 98,354,400,000).

6. Internal debt at the beginning …
2015 of year was 42.6% of GDP, which is about: $ 8 629 908 000 (PLN 36 936 006 240),
2018 year was 38.4 % GDP, i.e. around: $ 8 824 320 000 (PLN 37 768 089 600). To pay it back, each citizen would have to give about $ 1 029 (PLN 4 404).

7. At the beginning of 2015 , foreign debt was around: $ 7,041,000,000 .

8. This country has 2018 over $4,647,000,000 in foreign exchange reserves (0.03% of foreign exchange reserves of all countries of the world).

9. Honduras has 620 kg of gold reserves (2018).


Law in Honduras

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1. The permissible blood alcohol content in a person driving a car is 0.7 per mille.

2. In this country, the amount of income tax for natural persons is 25%, and for companies 25% (2018).

3. The tax on goods and services is 15% (2018).

4. In Honduras, adulthood is reached at the age of 21.

5. In this country, you can buy cigarettes from 16 years of age.

6. In this country, formalities related to the establishment of the company last 44 days.

7. The last death penalty was made in 1940.


Education in Honduras

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1. In this country, compulsory education lasts 9 years.

2. The beginning of education begins at the age of 6.

3. The average IQ level is 81.

4. In this country there are 11.5% of people above 15 years of age who can not read or write (approximately 986 301 people).


Work in Honduras

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1. The minimum wage is 5,114.46 lampira per month and 21.31 lampira per hour (data from 2014).

2. The unemployment rate in 2018 is 6.7% .

3. In 2018, the average monthly salary in this country is 17 300 L.

4. In this country, the amount of income tax for natural persons is 25%, and for companies 25% (2018).

5. In this country, formalities related to the establishment of the company last 44 days.

6. The work week is 44 hours.


Best in Honduras

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1. The city of Comayagua has one of the oldest clocks in the world. Local history states that it was built in 1100.

2. The most deadly disease in this country is HIV / AIDS.

3. The longest river is Patuca, 523 km.

4. The highest peak is Cerro Las Minas, 2870 m above sea level.

5. The highest located city in the country is La Esperanza.

6. Honduras has the highest rate of intentional killings in the world.

7. The lowest temperature: -0.6 °C was measured at La Esperanza.

8. The highest temperature: 43.3 °C was measured in San Pedro Sula.


Army in Honduras

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1. Honduras ranks 111st in the best world armies.

2. Number of soldiers:
2014 year – professional and reservists ,
2018 year – 12,000 professional and 64,000 > reservists.

3. Number of equipment:
2018 year – 19 tanks, 122 > armored vehicles, 42 jet aircraft and 10 helicopters.

4. The army in 2018 was assigned over 205,000,000 dollars.

5. The naval fleet consists of more than 59 ships (2018).


Society in Honduras

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1. In Honduras, an average person consumes about 4 liters of pure alcohol per year.

2. The most drinks are spirit – 59%, then beer – 40%, and wine – 1%.

3. In 2013, 1,042 people lost their lives as a result of traffic accidents.

4. 12% of the population suffer from malnourishment (around 1 030 000 people).

5. 34.5% of the population live on less than 3 $a day.

6. The average IQ level is 81.

7. In this country, women having their first child on average 20.4 years old.

8. On average, a woman gives birth to 2.8 children.

9. Around 2 250,000 (2015) 2,700,000 (2018) accounts on Facebook.

10. About 250,000 (2018) accounts have been created on Facebook.

11. The population density is 65 people / km².

12. The main religion is Catholicism, 76%.

13. 90% of the country’s inhabitants are Mestys.

15. The average age of people living in this country is 22.3 years.

16. The country is around:
2 931 000 people (34.18%) in the age range 0-14 years.
5 293 000 people (61.72%) in the age range 15-64 years.
351 600 people (4.1%) over 65 years old.

17. In this country, about 198 000 children are born annually (2.3% of the population), and about 44 300 people die (0.5% of the population).

18. 62 people in 1000 possess firearms.

19. 46% of the country’s population live in urban areas.

20. About 53% of citizens live below the poverty line.

21. In this country an adult person smokes an average of 18 cigarettes a month.

22. The average life expectancy in this country is 72.1 years (women – 74.5 years and men – 69.7 years).


Symbols of Honduras

1. The national animal is a white-tailed mule deer.


Customs in Honduras

1. Honduras has the highest rate of intentional killings in the world.


Holidays in Honduras

1. On September 10th, the children’s day is celebrated.


Sport in Honduras

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1. Football is the most popular sport in Honduras.


History of Honduras

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1. Independence from Spain was obtained on September 15, 1821.

2. In this country, women have the right to vote since 1955.

3. He joined the UN on December 17, 1945.


Language in Honduras

1. The name “Colgate” in Spanish means “I’m going to hang myself”.


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What is the highest peak in Honduras?

The highest peak in Honduras is Cerro Las Minas (2870 m above sea level).

answer: Marta


What is the largest river in Honduras?

The largest river in Honduras is Patuca, 523 km.

answer: Marta


What Honduras has national colors?

National colors: blue and white.

answer: Marta


What is the national animal?

The national animal is a white-tailed mule deer.

answer: Marta


Which countries borders Honduras?

Honduras borders with countries such as Guatemala 256 km, El Salvador 342 km, Nicaragua 922 km.

answer: Marta


What is the average age of people living in this country?

The average age of people living in this country is 22.3 years.

answer: Marta


What is the minimum wage?

The minimum wage is 5,114.46 lampira per month and 21.31 lampira per hour (data from 2014).

answer: Marta


What is the population density in Honduras?

The population density is 77 people per km2.

answer: Marta


What is the motto of this country?

The motto of the country – “God, unity and freedom.”

answer: Marta


What is the highest temperature recorded in this country?

The highest temperature: 43.3 ° C was measured in San Pedro Sula.

answer: Marta


What is the lowest temperature recorded in this country?

The lowest temperature: -0.6 ° C was measured at La Esperanza.

answer: Marta


With how many years can you legally buy alcohol?

In this country, alcohol can be bought at the age of 18.

answer: Marta