Outline of Ecuador

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Ecuador (orthographic projection).svg
The equator runs through Ecuador

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

Ecuador – representative democratic republic in South America, bordered by Colombia on the north, by Peru on the east and south, and by the Pacific Ocean to the west. The country also includes the Galápagos Islands (Archipiélago de Colón) in the Pacific, about 965 kilometers (600 mi) west of the mainland. Ecuador straddles the equator, from which it takes its name, and has an area of 256,371 square kilometers (98,985 sq mi). Its capital city is Quito, and its largest city is Guayaquil.

General reference[edit]

An enlargeable basic map of Ecuador

Geography of Ecuador[edit]

An enlargeable topographic map of continental Ecuador
An enlargeable topographic map of the Galápagos Islands of Ecuador

Environment of Ecuador[edit]

An enlargeable satellite image of continental Ecuador
An enlargeable satellite image of the Galápagos Islands of Ecuador

Geographic features of Ecuador[edit]

Regions of Ecuador[edit]

Ecoregions of Ecuador[edit]

Administrative divisions of Ecuador[edit]

Provinces of Ecuador[edit]
Cantons of Ecuador[edit]
Cantons of Ecuador
Parishes of Ecuador[edit]
Municipalities of Ecuador[edit]

Demography of Ecuador[edit]

Nations of Ecuador[edit]

Ecuador is a plurinational state. In addition to whites, blacks, and mestizos, many Ecuadorians belong to indigenous nations, principally:

Government and politics of Ecuador[edit]

Branches of the government of Ecuador[edit]


Executive branch of the government of Ecuador[edit]

Legislative branch of the government of Ecuador[edit]

Judicial branch of the government of Ecuador[edit]

Foreign relations of Ecuador[edit]

International organization membership[edit]

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

Law and order in Ecuador[edit]

Military of Ecuador[edit]

History of Ecuador[edit]

Culture of Ecuador[edit]

Art in Ecuador[edit]

Sports in Ecuador[edit]

Science and technology[edit]

Economy and infrastructure of Ecuador[edit]

Education in Ecuador[edit]

Health in Ecuador[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ecuador". The World Factbook. United States Central Intelligence Agency. July 2, 2009. Retrieved July 23, 2009. 

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