Where do guinea pigs come from?

Guinea (Africa)
New Guinea
The Andes
Mexico
Guinea pigs are neither pigs nor from Guinea. The origin of its common name is unclear, it may be a re-­anal­y­sis of "Guyana", though they orig­i­nate from the Andes and not Guyana.

Answers distribution

Guinea (Africa)
New Guinea
The Andes
Mexico
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flagSpain
7%
21%
64%
7%
14
flagItaly
0%
34%
52%
8%
23
flagGermany
13%
21%
50%
14%
107
flagthe Netherlands
9%
21%
46%
21%
32
flagFrance
11%
33%
44%
11%
18
flagthe Philippines
27%
22%
44%
5%
18
flagPoland
16%
28%
41%
13%
8494
flagthe United Kingdom
18%
25%
41%
14%
194
flagthe United States
21%
27%
40%
10%
364
flagUkraine
0%
40%
40%
20%
10
flagRepublic of Ireland
26%
28%
38%
7%
42
flagDenmark
0%
41%
33%
25%
12
flagIndia
30%
28%
23%
17%
110
flagCanada
31%
34%
20%
14%
35
flagPakistan
38%
27%
16%
16%
18
flagAustralia
15%
30%
15%
38%
13
flagNorway
23%
52%
14%
9%
21

Gender

men49%
women36%
Guinea (Africa)
13%
18%
New Guinea
25%
33%
The Andes
49%
36%
Mexico
12%
11%

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