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Paraguay

 

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 Paraguay
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Area:406,752 km² 9,831,510 km²
Population:7,045,000 328,240,000
Official language:Spanish English

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Government

Government form:Presidential republic Federal presidential republic
Independent since:1811 n.Chr. 1776 n.Chr.
Capital:Asunción Washington, D.C.


Population

Inhabitants per km²:17.3 33.4
Life expectancy males:72.2 years 76.1 years
Life expectancy females:76.3 years 81.1 years
Average age:23.9 years 37.4 years
Birthrate:20.57 ‰ 11.60 ‰
Deathrate:5.50 ‰ 8.60 ‰
Migrationrate:-0.10 ‰ 3.00 ‰


Quality of life

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Political stability:56 77
Civil rights:36 85
Health:52 74
Climate:77 64
Cost of Living:67 38
Popularity:34 85


Economy

Currency: Guaraní (1 PYG = 100 Centimos) US Dollar (1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:4.8 % 3.7 %
Inflation rate:2.76 % 1.81 %
Cost of Living:48.90 % 110.20 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:35.00 % 36.60 %
Average income:4,922 € 58,741 €
Corruption index:28 (very bad) 69 (moderate)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:34,074 Mio €4.84 M € 19,092,826 M €58.17 M €
Gross national product:34,642 Mio €4.92 M € 19,280,405 M €58.74 M €
Exported goods:11,851 M €1.68 M € 2,231,382 M €6.80 M €
Imported goods:11,743 M €1.67 M € 2,782,006 M €8.48 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:74,676 km10.60 km 6,586,610 km20.07 km
Railways:30 km0.00 km 293,564 km0.89 km
Waterways:3,100 km0.44 km 41,009 km0.12 km
Harbours:1060.015 3,6730.011
Airports:7990.113 13,5130.041


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:10.90 bn kWh1.55 m kWh 3,902.00 bn kWh11.89 m kWh
Energy production:63.13 bn kWh8.96 m kWh 4,095.00 bn kWh12.48 m kWh
Energy export:41.13 bn kWh5.84 m kWh 9.70 bn kWh29,536.36 kWh
Energy imports:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh 72.72 bn kWh221,545.53 kWh
CO2 emissions:7.41 m t1,051.49 t 5.01 bn t15,251.98 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+595 +1
Internet domain:.py .us
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:302,75443 107,281,000327
Mobile phones:7,439,6921,056 422,000,0001,286
Internet server:280,65840 505,000,0001,539
Internet users:4,826,818685 290,488,378885



Healthcare system

Hospital beds/1000 inh.:1.30 2.90
Physicians per 1000 inh.:1.37 2.59
Diabetes sufferers:9.6 % 10.8 %
HIV sufferers:0.28 % 0.22 %
Tuberculosis sufferers:0.4 % 0.0 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:71.0 % 77.0 %
Smokers:13.4 % 21.8 %

Climate

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Daytime temperatures:28.9 °C 18.7 °C
Nighttime temperatures:17.4 °C 7.2 °C
Relative humidity:72 % 67 %
Absolute humidity:16 g/m³ 9 g/m³
Rain days per year:80.4 85.2
Sunshine hours per day:6.8 7.2


Native languages

English:n/a 82.1 %
Spanish:55.1 % 10.7 %
Guaraní:40.1 % n/a
Portuguese:3.2 % 0.2 %
German:0.9 % 0.6 %
Chinese:n/a 0.9 %
French:n/a 0.7 %
Italian:n/a 0.6 %
Tagalog:n/a 0.4 %
Korean:n/a 0.3 %
Polish:n/a 0.3 %
Vietnamese:n/a 0.2 %
Japanese:n/a 0.2 %
Russian:n/a 0.2 %
other:0.7 % 2.6 %


Religions

Christianity:96.9 % 78.5 %
Jewry:n/a 1.8 %
Sikhism:n/a 1.6 %
Islam:n/a 1.1 %
nondenominational:1.1 % n/a
Hinduism:n/a 1.0 %
Buddhism:n/a 0.7 %
other:2.0 % 15.3 %