Name Guyana (Cost of living)
Country ISO codes GY / GUY
Continent South America
Continent code SA
Capital -
Area 19685
DD coordinates 4.855676 / -58.953013
DMS coordinates 4°51'20.43" N / -58°57'10.84" W
UTM coordinates 21N 283411.73929473 537023.51703762
Total cities 69
Flag of Guyana

Guyana on map

Guyana is a part of the South America continent. It's geographical location is subject to the ISO (International Organization for Standardization) standardization, which, for Guyana, is GY.

It's territory covers an area of 19685 square kilometers. On nationwide level, English is declared to be the official language(es) of the country.

On its territory, there are multiple nationalities and ethnic groups represented, such as Guyana, Guyanese. Highways and other transport links are characterized by a rather left-side road traffic. Traveling by car, people can drive 3995 km of roadways. Guyana merchant ships, tankers, and other types of maritime transport have access to 330 km of waterways.

Regular telecommunication operations are performed with the use of 592 prefix. Citizens and residents of the country use GYD as the main currency to purchase goods and pay for services.

More about Guyana

Official languages English
Nationalities Guyana, Guyanese
Road traffic Left
Domain zone .gy
Phone codes 592
Currencies GYD
Life expectancy males Ø 66,8 years
Life expectancy females Ø 73,0 years
Birthrate 20,0 ‰
Deathrate 7,5 ‰
Males/Females 50,2%/49,8%


GDP 2,02 bn $
Exportations 1597,2 M $
Importations 3037,6 M $
Tourism receipts 28,00 M $
Unemployment rate 15,8%
Inflation rate 2,09%
Corruption index 41 (bad)
Energy consumption 790,1 M kWh

Land use

0% Urban areas 627 km²
9% Agricultural areas 18337 km²
84% Forest 180467 km²
0% Water areas 18120 km²
7% Others 15539 km²


Roadways 3995 km
Waterways 330 km
Commercial harbors 56
Airports 43

Guyana cities by first letter

Filter by starting letters of the city (cities - 69):

ISO 2 Flag Name Continent Capital Distance
IDN Flag of Indonesia Indonesia Asia Jakarta 19592 km
TLS Flag of East Timor East Timor Oceania Dili 19303 km
BRN Flag of Brunei Brunei Asia Bandar Seri Begawan 18757 km
MYS Flag of Malaysia Malaysia Asia Kuala Lumpur 18399 km
CXR Flag of Christmas Island Christmas Island Asia - 18204 km
PHL Flag of Philippines Philippines Asia Manila 18166 km
PLW Flag of Palau Palau Oceania - 18002 km
SGP Flag of Singapore Singapore Asia Singapore 17985 km
KHM Flag of Cambodia Cambodia Asia Phnom Penh 17434 km
AUS Flag of Australia Australia Oceania Canberra 17286 km
ISO 2 Flag Name Continent Capital Distance
SUR Flag of Suriname Suriname South America Paramaribo 341 km
GUF Flag of French Guiana French Guiana South America Cayenne 658 km
TTO Flag of Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago North America Port of Spain 678 km
GRD Flag of Grenada Grenada North America - 861 km
BRB Flag of Barbados Barbados North America Bridgetown 929 km
VCT Flag of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Saint Vincent and the Grenadines North America - 966 km
LCA Flag of Saint Lucia Saint Lucia North America - 1031 km
MTQ Flag of Martinique Martinique North America - 1111 km
VEN Flag of Venezuela Venezuela South America Caracas 1159 km
DMA Flag of Dominica Dominica North America Roseau 1204 km

There are many ways to find how far is Guyana (GY) from other places on map, North pole, Equator or South pole, there are 2 common methods - the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula.

From Guyana to Haversine
North pole 9468 km 5883 mil
Equator 6569 km 4082 mil
South pole 10547 km 6554 mil
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People also ask - FAQ

The most longest distances between Guyana and Indonesia is 19592 kilometers or 12174 miles.
The most smallest distances between Guyana and Suriname is 341 kilometers or 212 miles.
We found information about 69 cities.
The area of Guyana (GY) is 19685 square kilometers.
Yes, Guyana is part of the continent of South America.
Official name of GY is The Co-operative Republic of Guyana.
Guyana has approximately 43 airports.