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Argentina

 

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 Argentina
All information: Argentina
 
 Belgium
All information: Belgium
 
Area:2,780,400 km² 30,530 km²
Population:44,939,000 11,484,000
Official language:Spanish Dutch

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Government

Government form:Presidential republic Federal parliamentary republic (under constitutional monarchy)
Independent since:1816 n.Chr. 1830 n.Chr.
Capital:Buenos Aires Brussels


Population

Inhabitants per km²:16.2 376.2
Life expectancy males:73.1 years 79.4 years
Life expectancy females:79.9 years 83.9 years
Average age:31.1 years 41.6 years
Birthrate:17.02 ‰ 10.30 ‰
Deathrate:7.61 ‰ 10.70 ‰
Migrationrate:-0.10 ‰ 4.80 ‰


Quality of life

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Political stability:42 72
Civil rights:47 88
Health:80 92
Climate:77 21
Cost of Living:56 28
Popularity:37 52


Economy

Currency:Argentine Peso (1 ARS = 100 Centavos)  Euro (1 EUR =100 Cent)
Unemployment rate:10.4 % 5.7 %
Inflation rate:53.55 % 1.44 %
Cost of Living:54.40 % 108.30 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:106.30 % 55.40 %
Average income:9,942 € 42,903 €
Corruption index:45 (bad) 75 (good)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:397,897 Mio €8.85 M € 476,192 M €41.47 M €
Gross national product:446,728 Mio €9.94 M € 492,716 M €42.90 M €
Exported goods:70,826 M €1.58 M € 389,725 M €33.94 M €
Imported goods:59,203 M €1.32 M € 386,820 M €33.68 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:281,290 km6.26 km 118,414 km10.31 km
Railways:36,917 km0.82 km 3,592 km0.31 km
Waterways:11,000 km0.24 km 2,043 km0.18 km
Harbours:1920.004 2010.018
Airports:9160.020 410.004


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:121.00 bn kWh2.69 m kWh 82.16 bn kWh7.15 m kWh
Energy production:131.90 bn kWh2.94 m kWh 79.83 bn kWh6.95 m kWh
Energy export:55.00 m kWh1,223.89 kWh 8.47 bn kWh737,108.97 kWh
Energy imports:9.85 bn kWh219,209.66 kWh 14.65 bn kWh1.28 m kWh
CO2 emissions:201.35 m t4,480.49 t 96.89 m t8,436.87 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+54 +32
Internet domain:.ar .be
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:7,737,345172 3,930,410342
Mobile phones:58,606,4421,304 11,509,5731,002
Internet server:11,232,000250 5,192,000452
Internet users:33,387,174743 10,378,199904



Healthcare system

Hospital beds/1000 inh.:5.00 6.20
Physicians per 1000 inh.:3.96 3.32
Diabetes sufferers:5.9 % 4.6 %
Tuberculosis sufferers:0.3 % 0.1 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:54.0 % 82.0 %
Smokers:21.8 % 25.0 %

Climate

Detailed info for: Argentina and Belgium

Daytime temperatures:23.9 °C 14.9 °C
Nighttime temperatures:11.6 °C 7.2 °C
Relative humidity:68 % 82 %
Absolute humidity:11 g/m³ 8 g/m³
Rain days per year:57.6 128.4
Sunshine hours per day:6.8 4.6


Native languages

Spanish:96.8 % n/a
Dutch:n/a 54.2 %
French:n/a 41.1 %
Italian:1.7 % 2.1 %
German:n/a 0.7 %
Quechua:0.4 % n/a
other:1.1 % 1.9 %


Religions

Christianity:94.0 % 75.0 %
Jewry:0.4 % 0.3 %
other:5.6 % 24.7 %