Major cities : Buenos Aires (Capital).
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Argentina Information

ISO 3166-1AR - ARG - 032
NATO country codeAR - ARG
FIPS 10-4 codeAR
Continent /
Argentina CapitalBuenos Aires
Name of the inhabitantsArgentinian
Argentina National anthemHimno Nacional Argentino
Argentina National Day25 May
Argentina Currency Argentine peso (ARS)
Argentina 21 % (10.5 %)
Argentina Calling code+54
Argentina Country domain code .ar
Argentina Vehicle registration plateRA
Traveling direction Right
Time zone UTC -4:00, -3:00
International organizationUnited Nations
Union of South American Nations
Andean Community of Nations
Group of 77

Argentina Head of state

President of the CountryCristina Fernández de Kirchner (2007)
Head of cabinetAníbal Fernández (2009)

Argentina Religion

  1. Christianity 90 %
  2. Other 6 %
  3. Protestantism 2 %
  4. Judaism 2 %

Argentina Data

Area2,766,890 km² (1,068,302 sq mi)
Number of inhabitants39,746,000 inhabitants (2008) Chart
Population Density 14.4 /km² (37.2 /sq mi)
Length of coastline4,989 km
Perimeter14,383 km
Life expectancy75.7 Year (2010)
Average years of schooling 9.3 Year (2010)
Human Development Index 0.775 (2010)
Gross domestic product278 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
Annual change: 5.5 %
6,992 US$ per capita
Gross domestic product (PPP)716 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
18,018 US$ per capita
Inflation12.7 % (2008) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: B- (Negative, 30 october 2012)
  • Fitch: CC (Negative, 27 november 2012)
  • Moody's: Caa1 (Negative, 31 july 2014)
  • Dagong: D (Negative, 31 july 2014)

Argentina Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Petroleum
  2. Copper
  3. Lead
  4. Zinc
  5. Uranium
  6. Fertile plains of the pampas
  7. Tin
  8. Manganese
  9. Iron

Argentina Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Wheat
  2. Corn
  3. Grapes
  4. Livestock
  5. Tobacco
  6. Sunflower seeds
  7. Lemons
  8. Soybeans
  9. Peanuts
  10. Tea

Argentina Border

  1. Chile Chile 5,150 km
  2. Paraguay Paraguay 1,699 km
  3. Brazil Brazil 1,224 km
  4. Bolivia Bolivia 742 km
  5. Uruguay Uruguay 579 km

Argentina Map

Argentina Climate

  1. Humid subtropical climate 74 %
  2. Semi-arid climate 13 %
  3. Oceanic climate 8.5 %
  4. Mediterranean climate 2.9 %
  5. Arid 1.5 %
  6. Polar climate 0.49 %

Argentina Weather (Buenos Aires)

Argentina Electricity

Voltage220 V
Frequency50 Hz
Power plugPower plug : I
Power socketPower socket : I

Airport Argentina

Ministro Pistarini International AirportAeroparque Jorge NewberyPajas Blancas
Mendoza (El Plumerillo)San Carlos de BarilocheMartín Miguel de Güemes International Airport
Iguazu (Cataratas del Iguazu)Ushuaia – Malvinas Argentinas International AirportComandante Armando Tola International Airport

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Argentina Hotel

Hotel Hostel Puertas del SolHostel Puertas del Sol
Comfortable rooms with shared or private bathrooms, air conditioning, and cable TV can be enjoyed in Mendoza City, only 200 metres from Independencia Square. Wi-Fi is free... view more
$US 36
Hotel Wine ApartsWine Aparts
Wine Aparts is located in Mendoza, a 5-minute walk from Plaza Independencia and Central Park. It provides rooms and apartments with free Wi-Fi and a private bathroom. Mendoza International Airport is a short 15-minute drive away... view more
$US 42
Hotel Posada del InfinitoPosada del Infinito

Capilla del Monte
Set in a charming colonial-style house featuring a swimming pool and a bar, Posada del Infinito offers rooms with free Wi-Fi and hill views in Capilla del Monte. Breakfast is provided. The city centre is 700 metres away... view more
$US 90
Hotel Jasy HotelJasy Hotel

Puerto Iguazú
Located in a quiet area of Puerto Iguazu city, Jasy Hotel offers bungalows with free WiFi and cable TV. Facilities include an outdoor swimming pool with a hot tub. The bungalows of Hotel Jasy enjoy a rustic décor... view more
$US 110
Hotel Hotel Alto ParanaHotel Alto Parana

Alto Parana is a modern hotel located in the heart of the city, a 10-minute walk from Cordoba Bus Station. It features free Wi-Fi access in public areas. The air-conditioned guest rooms of the Hotel Alto Parana are equipped with cable TV channels... view more
$US 60
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Nuclear power station Argentina

Atucha I nuclear power plantEmbalse Nuclear Power Station

Argentina Olympic Games

SummerParticipation : 22Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 17232666
WinterParticipation : 17Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
TotalParticipation : 39Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 17232666
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