Bolivia is a beautiful, geographically rich in diversity, and multiethnic country in the heart of South America. It is surrounded by Brazil to the northeast, Peru to the northwest, Paraguay to the southwest, Argentina and Chile to the south.

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La Paz is the administrative capital of Bolivia, while Sucre is the constitutional capital and the seat of the Supreme Court.

Sucre is a city in the Department of Chuquisaca, Bolivia.

Cochabamba, or simply Cocha, the fourth largest city in Bolivia, is located some 240 km southeast of La Paz.


The Bolivian Altiplano is the area of the Andes above about 3500m in Bolivia.

Tropical Lowlands is a region in Bolivia. It is a long way to Brazil via Rurre, Riberalta, and Ruayaramerin.

Sub-Andean Bolivia is a region of highland valleys in the south central portion of Bolivia.


  • Location: 
  • Population:  9,950,000
  • Latitude of center:  16° 55' 51.6" (16.931°) south
  • Longitude of center:  64° 14' 52.8" (64.248°) west
  • Elevation:  233 meters (764 feet)
  • Capital:  Sucre
  • Area:  1,098,580 km² (424,164 miles²)
  • Languages:  Spanish, Quechua, Aymara
  • Currency:  Boliviano (BOB)
  • Phone code:  591
  • Internet domain:  .bo
  • Neighbors:  Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, Peru
  • Wikidata:  Bolivia
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Bolivia

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Other Names for Bolivia

  • Afrikaans:  Bolivië
  • Albanian:  Bolivi
  • Amharic:  ቦሊቪያ
  • Arabic:  بوليفيا
  • Aragonese:  Bolibia
  • Armenian:  Բոլիվիա
  • Arpitan:  Bolivie
  • Aymara:  Wuliwya
  • Azerbaijani:  Boliviya
  • Bambara:  Bolivi
  • Basque:  Bolibia
  • Belarusian:  Балівія
  • Bengali:  বলিভিয়া, বোলিভিয়া
  • Bosnian:  Bolivija
  • Bulgarian:  Боливия
  • Burmese:  ဘိုလီးဘီးယား
  • Catalan:  Bolívia, República de Bolívia
  • Central Khmer:  បូលីវី
  • Chinese:  玻利維亞, 玻利维亚
  • Cornish:  Bolivi
  • Croatian:  Bolivija
  • Czech:  Bolívie
  • English:  Bolivia, Plurinational State Of, Plurinational State of Bolivia, Republic of Bolivia
  • Esperanto:  Bolivio
  • Estonian:  Boliivia
  • Ewe:  Bolivia nutome
  • French:  Bolivie
  • Fulah:  Boliwii
  • Ganda:  Boliviya
  • Georgian:  ბოლივია
  • German:  Bolivien
  • Greek:  Βολιβία
  • Gujarati:  બોલિવિયા
  • Haitian:  Bolivi
  • Hausa:  Bolibiya
  • Hebrew:  בוליביה
  • Hindi:  बोलीविया
  • Hungarian:  Bolívia
  • Icelandic:  Bólivía
  • Irish:  An Bholaiv
  • Japanese:  ボリビア, ボリビア共和国
  • Kannada:  ಬಲ್ಗೇರಿಯಾ
  • Kashmiri:  बोलिविया
  • Kazakh:  Боливия
  • Korean:  볼리비아
  • Kurdish:  Bolîvya, بۆلیڤیا
  • Lao:  ໂບລິເວຍ
  • Latvian:  Bolīvija
  • Lingala:  Bolivi
  • Lithuanian:  Bolivija
  • Low German:  Bolivien
  • Luba-Katanga:  Mbolivi
  • Macedonian:  Боливија
  • Malayalam:  ബൊളീവിയ
  • Maltese:  Bolivja
  • Marathi:  बोलिव्हिया
  • Nahuatl languages:  Bolivtlān
  • Nauru:  Boribiya
  • Nepali (macrolanguage):  बोलिभिया
  • North Ndebele:  Bholiviya
  • Occitan (post 1500):  Bolívia
  • Oriya (macrolanguage):  ବୋଲଭିଆ
  • Persian:  بولیوی, بولیویا
  • Polish:  Boliwia
  • Portuguese:  Bolívia
  • Quechua:  Bulibiya, Puliwya
  • Rundi:  Boliviya
  • Russian:  Боливия
  • Sango:  Bolivïi
  • Sanskrit:  बोलिविया
  • Scottish Gaelic:  Boilibhia
  • Serbian:  Боливија
  • Serbo-Croatian:  Bolivija
  • Sinhala:  බොලීවියාව
  • Slovak:  Bolívia
  • Slovenian:  Bolivija
  • Somali:  Boliifiya
  • Spanish:  Estado Plurinacional de Bolivia, República de Bolivia
  • Tajik:  Боливия
  • Tamil:  பொலிவியா
  • Telugu:  బొలీవియా
  • Tetum:  Bolívia
  • Thai:  ประเทศโบลิเวีย, โบลิเวีย
  • Tibetan:  བོ་ལི་ཝིཡ།
  • Tigrinya:  ቦሊቪያ
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands):  Polīvia
  • Turkish:  Bolivya
  • Uighur:  بولىۋىيە
  • Ukrainian:  Болівія
  • Urdu:  بولیویا
  • Uzbek:  Boliviya
  • Vietnamese:  Bô-li-vi-a (Bolivia), Bô-li-vi-a
  • Volapük:  Bolivän
  • Welsh:  Bolifia
  • Yoruba:  Orílẹ́ède Bọ̀lífíyà
  • Zulu:  i-Bolivia

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