Northern South America - Colombia - Nationwide Newspapers

Regional Newspapers

Diario Del Magdalena
El Informador

Diario Del Sur

Norte De Santander
La Opinion

Cronica Del Quindio

El Diario Del Otun
La Tarde

Cundinamarca (Bogota)
The City Paper Bogota
Bogota Daily
Bogota Free Planet

Country Information

Location:  Northern South America, bordering the Caribbean Sea, between Panama and Venezuela, and bordering the N. Pacific Ocean, between Ecuador and Panama
Geographic Coordinates:   4 00 N, 72 00 W
Area:   1,138,910 sq km (land: 1,038,700 sq km water: 100,210 sq km)
Climate:  Tropical along coast and eastern plains; cooler in highlands
Languages:  Spanish (official)
Population:  45,745,783 (July 2013 est.)
Capital:  Bogota
Religion:  Roman Catholic 90%, other 10%
Ethnic Groups:  Mestizo 58%, white 20%, mulatto 14%, black 4%, mixed black-Amerindian 3%, Amerindian 1%br> Independence:  20 July 1810 (from Spain)

Source:  CIA Factbook