Capital Region, Venezuela

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The Capital Region is one of the 10 administrative regions in which Venezuela is divided. It includes the states Miranda and Vargas, as well as the Capital District. In 2011, the population of the region was reported to be more than 5 million people.

History[edit]

The region was one of the eight first regions to be created in the presidential decree N.° 72 of 1969.

Economy[edit]

The region has important industrial and financial centers.