A report on Guyana

Kaieteur Falls is the world's largest single-drop waterfall by volume.
Rupununi Savannah
Satellite image of Guyana from 2004
Anomaloglossus beebei (Kaieteur), specific to the Guianas
The hoatzin is the national bird of Guyana.
A tractor in a rice field on Guyana's coastal plain
A proportional representation of Guyana exports, 2019
Thatched roof houses in Guyana
Guyana's population density in 2005 (people per km2)
A graph showing the population of Guyana from 1961 to 2003. The population decline in the 1980s can be clearly seen.
The State House, Guyana's presidential residence
The Supreme Court of Guyana
Guyana's parliament building since 1834
Map of Guyana, showing the Essequibo River and (shaded dark) the river's drainage basin. Venezuela claims territory up to the western bank of the river. The historical claim by the UK included the river basin well into current-day Venezuela.
Cross-border bridge from Guyana to Brazil near Lethem
St George's Cathedral, Georgetown
Providence Stadium as seen from the East Bank Highway

Country on the northern mainland of South America.

- Guyana

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Wapishana

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The village of Jacamim in Bonfim, Roraima

The Wapichan or Wapishana (or Wapisiana, Wapitxana, Vapidiana, Wapixana) are an indigenous group found in the Roraima area of northern Brazil and southern Guyana.

Jagan in 1962

Cheddi Jagan

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Jagan in 1962
Cheddi Jagan meeting with Levi Eshkol during a visit to Israel in 1961
Cheddi Jagan in his later life
Cheddi Jagan Presidential Standard

HE Cheddi Berret Jagan (22 March 1918 – 6 March 1997) was a Guyanese politician and dentist who was first elected Chief Minister in 1953 and later Premier of British Guiana from 1961 to 1964.

Jagdeo in 2017

Bharrat Jagdeo

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Jagdeo in 2017
Jagdeo in 2022
Bharat Jagdeo receives Pravasi Bharatiya Samman from the then Prime Minister of India, Atal Bihari Vajpayee, in 2004

Bharrat Jagdeo (born 23 January 1964) is a Guyanese politician who has been serving as Vice President of Guyana since 2020, in the administration of President Irfaan Ali.

A Warao family in their canoe.

Warao people

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A Warao family in their canoe.
A group of Warao people in 1882.
Warao Indians constructing a traditional dugout canoe, Orinoco delta. Simoina area, Delta Amacuro, Venezuela.
Traditional bongo.
Typical Warao canoe.
Steel tourist bongo with outboard motor
Typical open sided hut on stilts.(Tourist accommodation.)
Typical open sided hut on stilts.(Tourist accommodation.)
Typical open sided hut on stilts.(Tourist accommodation.)
At the River Police station. All visitors are logged in and out.

The Warao are an indigenous Amerindian people inhabiting northeastern Venezuela, Trinidad and Tobago, Guyana, and Suriname.

Patamona people, 1908 or earlier

Patamona people

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Patamona people, 1908 or earlier

The Patamona are an Amerindian people native to the Pakaraima Mountains of Guyana and northern Brazil.

2020 Guyanese general election

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Snap general elections were held in Guyana on 2 March 2020.

George Simon (Lokono) with members of the Lokono Artists Group. Left to Right: "Puffy" Clenkien, Telford Taylor, Ossie Hussein (standing), Foster Simon, George Simon and Lynus Clenkien

Indigenous peoples in Guyana

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Indigenous peoples in Guyana, Native Guyanese, or Amerindian Guyanese are Guyanese people who are of indigenous ancestry.

Indigenous peoples in Guyana, Native Guyanese, or Amerindian Guyanese are Guyanese people who are of indigenous ancestry.

George Simon (Lokono) with members of the Lokono Artists Group. Left to Right: "Puffy" Clenkien, Telford Taylor, Ossie Hussein (standing), Foster Simon, George Simon and Lynus Clenkien

They comprise approximately 9.16% of Guyana's population.

Mount Roraima, a tepui of the Pacaraima Mountains.

Pacaraima Mountains

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Mount Roraima, a tepui of the Pacaraima Mountains.
Kaieteur Falls

The Pacaraima or Pakaraima Mountains (Serra de Pacaraima, Sierra de Pacaraima) are a mountain range primarily in southwestern Guyana, and into northern Brazil and eastern Venezuela.

The Lokono Artists Group

Lokono

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Arawak people native to northern coastal areas of South America.

Arawak people native to northern coastal areas of South America.

The Lokono Artists Group

Today, approximately 10,000 Lokono live primarily along the coasts and rivers of Venezuela, Guyana, Suriname, Barbados and French Guiana.

Demerara River

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The Demerara River is a river in eastern Guyana that rises in the central rainforests of the country and flows to the north for 346 kilometres until it reaches the Atlantic Ocean.