Guyana, also known as the Cooperative Republic of Guyana is located on the north coast of South America. It is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean, Suriname on the east, Brazil on the south, and Venezuela on the west. It’s known as the land of many waters. Guyana is 83,000 square miles (214,696 km)

Guyana is divided into three counties namely; Essequibo, Berbice and Demerara. The counties are named after the three major rivers in Guyana. Physically, the landscape can be categorized into; the coastal plain, the hilly and sand belt, and the interior savannahs and the forested highlands. Most of the population lives on the coastal plain.

The coastal plain, which occupies about 5% of the country’s area, is home to more than 90% of its inhabitants.The hilly sand and clayregion is covered with vegetation and also consists of Guyana’s most precious minerals, bauxite, gold and diamonds.The interior savannahs occupies approximately 6-7% of… This post has 0 votes. Log in now to vote

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