Hanoi is one of the most populated cities in Vietnam, and at the same time, this city is the capital of this country as well. Located in Asia, you may find the city easily with the following GPS coordinates: 21.05N latitude / 105.55E longitude. For routing in Hanoi, please check the free driving directions Hanoi service below.
When you visit Vietnam, be prepared that the official spoken language(s) is Vietnamese, and the officially used currency is Vietnamese dong (VND).
Hanoi, the capital city, has numerous population; 2 955 000 counted together with the city’s metropolitan areas. While Hanoi counts around the inhabitants mentioned earlier, the mother country, Vietnam, bears 96 491 146 sum citizens spreading on its 127 881,62 sq mi / 331 212 km2 territory.
The form of the ruling government in Vietnam is Marxist-Leninist one-party socialist republic, and interestingly note that the people here share the motto: Doc lâp, tu do, hanh phúc (Independence, Freedom, Happiness), while salute for the national anthem called: Tien Quân Ca (Army March).
Please have a look at the information page of this country for a wide range of information such as economic data, population, geographical knowledge, additional Vietnam Google maps, satellite imagery, etc.
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Short geographic information for Vietnam
Vietnam occupies the eastern and southern part of the Indochinese peninsula in the southeast Asia, with the South China Sea along its entire coast. China is to the north, and Laos and Cambodia are to the west. Long and narrow on a north-south axis, Vietnam is about twice the size of Arizona.
The Mekong River delta lies in the south. Vietnam shares borders with three neighboring countries. In order of shared border length, these are Laos (2,161 km), China (1,297 km), and Cambodia (1,158 km).