Colombia - A Place

Colombia – A Place

Summary

  • Politics
    • Name: Colombia
    • Capital: Bogotá
    • 2 Letter Code: CO
    • 3 Letter Code: COL
  • Land
    • Contenent: The Americas
    • Region: South America
    • Total Land: 1,141,748 (440,831)
    • Land: 1,038,700 (401,000)
    • Water: 100,210 (38,690)
  • People
    • Population: 43,593,035
    • Birth Rate: 20.48 per 1,000
    • Death Rate: 5.58 per 1,000
    • Infant Mortality: 20.97 per 1,000
    • Literacy: 93.00%
  • Economy
    • Agriculture: 12.5%%
    • Industry: 34.2%%
    • Service: 53.3%%

Map

Colombia is officially the Republic of Colombia. It is a country in South America.

History

Coming soon.

Modern Times

The country of Colombia hosts a considerable population of 47 million people. The majority of these people are Roman Catholic (79%), with the percentage of Protestants coming in second with 14%. 2% of them support other religions and the remainder are unspecified.

When considering ethnicity it should be noted that 84.2% of the people are mestizo and white. There are also Afro-Colombian (10.4%), Amerindian (3.4%), unspecified (2.1%) and the very small remainder are of Romani origins.

Spanish is the native and official language of Colombia with over 99.2% of people speaking it as their first language.

Genetics

This section is under development.

mtDNA

Genographic ProjectGeno 2.0 Data

Data from Geno 2.0 is derived from the The National Geographic Society’s Genographic Project — the DAR. The Hg ID is specific to this site and is used to protect the identities of those who take part in Genographic research. Birth Country, Mother's Birth Country, and Maternal Grandmother's Birth Country have been normalized from DAR database fields. The Maternal Origin is determined based on the three previous fields.

Note: Geno 2.0 results currently use Phylotree build 16. I am working on changing results over to build 17.

Hg ID Hg Build 16 Birth Country Mother's Birth Country Maternal Grandmother's Birth Country
Hap10067856 L2a1f Colombia Colombia Colombia
Hap10068026 L2a1i1 United States Colombia Colombia
Hap10068676 L3b1a3 Colombia Colombia Colombia
Hap10068821 L3d1a1a United States Colombia Unspecified
Hap10068999 L3e1 Colombia Colombia Colombia
Hap10069044 L3e1a2 Colombia Colombia Colombia
Hap10069082 L3e1d1 Colombia Colombia Colombia
Hap10069086 L3e1d1 Colombia Colombia Unspecified
Hap10069178 L3e2a1a United States United States Colombia
Hap10069264 L3e2b Colombia Colombia Colombia
Hap10069401 L3e2b3 Colombia Colombia Colombia
Hap10069516 L3e3b2 Colombia Colombia Colombia
Hap10069535 L3e4a Colombia Unspecified Unspecified
Hap10074945 T1a6 Colombia Colombia Colombia
Hap10074952 T1a6 Colombia Colombia Unspecified
Hap10081806 T2g1 United States Colombia Colombia
Hap10089939 U5a2b Colombia Colombia Colombia
Hap10091935 U5b1d1 Colombia Unspecified Unspecified
Hap10092253 U5b1i El Salvador Colombia Colombia
Hap10092783 U5b2a2a1 Colombia Colombia Colombia
Hap10094724 U7b Colombia Colombia Unspecified
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Sources and Resources

Background

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