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Sucre (state)


Sucre (state)

Sucre State
Estado Sucre
Flag of Sucre State
Coat of arms of Sucre State
Coat of arms
Anthem: Sucre State Anthem
Location within Venezuela
Location within Venezuela
Country  Venezuela
Created 1909
Capital Cumaná
 • Governor Luis Acuña (2012–present)
 • Total 11,800 km2 (4,600 sq mi)
Area rank 14th
  1.29% of Venezuela
Population (2007 est.)
 • Total 916,600
 • Rank 10th
  3.34% of Venezuela
Time zone UTC-04:30
ISO 3166 code VE-R
Emblematic tree Roble (Oak) (Platymiscium diadelphum)

Sucre State (Spanish: Estado Sucre, IPA: ) is one of the 23 states of Venezuela. The state capital is Cumaná. Sucre State covers a total surface area of 11,800 km² and, in 2007, had an estimated population of 916,600.


  • Municipalities 1
  • Population 2
    • Race and ethnicity 2.1
  • Notable People 3
  • Gallery 4
  • See also 5
  • References 6
  • External links 7



Race and ethnicity

According to the 2011 Census, the racial composition of the population was:[1]

Racial composition Population %
Mestizo N/A 54.7
White 375,688 38.5
Black 47,815 4.9
Other race N/A 1.9

Notable People


See also


  1. ^ "Resultado Básico del XIV Censo Nacional de Población y Vivienda 2011 (Mayo 2014)" (PDF). p. 29. Retrieved 8 September 2015. 

External links

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