Paraguay

Major cities : Asunción (Capital).
Available Information : Head of state, Religion, Number of inhabitants, Area, Gross domestic product, Inflation, Map, Hotel, Weather and Climate.

Paraguay Information

ISO 3166-1PY - PRY - 600
NATO country codePA - PRY
FIPS 10-4 codePA
IOC CodePAR
Continent /
Paraguay CapitalAsunción
Name of the inhabitantsParaguayan
Paraguay National anthemParaguayos, República o muerte
Paraguay National Day14 May
Paraguay Currency Guaraní (PYG)
Paraguay 10 % (5 %)
Paraguay Calling code+595
Paraguay Country domain code .py
Paraguay Vehicle registration platePY
Traveling direction Right
Time zone UTC -4:00
International organizationUnited Nations
Mercosur
Union of South American Nations
Andean Community of Nations
Group of 77

Paraguay Head of state

President of the RepublicFernando Lugo (2008)
Vice-President of the RepublicFederico Franco Gomez (2008)

Paraguay Religion

  1. Christianity 90 %
  2. Protestantism 8 %
  3. Other 2 %

Paraguay Data

City1
Area406,750 km² (157,047 sq mi)
Number of inhabitants6,154,000 inhabitants (2008) Chart
Population Density 15.1 /km² (39.2 /sq mi)
Length of coastlineLandlocked country
Life expectancy72.3 Year (2010)
Average years of schooling 7.8 Year (2010)
Human Development Index 0.640 (2010)
Gross domestic product10 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
Annual change: 4.5 %
1,582 US$ per capita
Gross domestic product (PPP)35 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
5,738 US$ per capita
Inflation3.4 % (2008) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: BB- (Stable, 29 november 2011)
  • Moody's: B1 (Stable, 5 august 2011)
  • Dagong: B+ (Negative, 4 january 2012)

Paraguay Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Timber
  2. Manganese
  3. Limestone
  4. Iron
  5. Hydroelectricity

Paraguay Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Wheat
  2. Fruits
  3. Corn
  4. Vegetables
  5. Sugarcane
  6. Cotton
  7. Tobacco
  8. Soybeans
  9. Beef
  10. Milk
  11. Pork
  12. Eggs
  13. Timber
  14. Cassava (tapioca)

Paraguay Border

  1. Argentina Argentina 1,699 km
  2. Brazil Brazil 1,290 km
  3. Bolivia Bolivia 750 km

Paraguay Map

Paraguay Climate (Capital)

  1. Humid subtropical climate 100 %

Paraguay Weather (Asunción)

Paraguay Electricity

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

Airport Paraguay

Silvio Pettirossi International AirportCiudad del EsteAyolas
EncarnaciónMariscal EstigarribiaFiladelfia
PilarPedro Juan Caballero 

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Paraguay Hotel

Hotel HG Tower HotelHG Tower Hotel

Ciudad del Este
Offering an outdoor swimming pool, a spa and wellness centre, HG Tower Hotel is located in Ciudad del Este, 7 km from the downtown area. Free Wi-Fi access is available and Iguazu Waterfall is 18 km away. A daily breakfast is included... view more
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$US 107
Hotel Gran Hotel del ParaguayGran Hotel del Paraguay

Asuncion
Boasting a swimming pool and luxurious interiors with marbled fittings, white columns and charming Spanish galleries, the hotel offers rooms with private balconies. Asuncion Bay is only a 10-minute drive away. Wi-Fi is free... view more
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$US 80
Hotel Hotel MirafloresHotel Miraflores

Ciudad del Este
Only 1.5 km from Ciudad del Este city centre, Hotel Miraflores offers rooms with free Wi-Fi and air conditioning. Breakfast and free parking are provided. The Itaipu Dam is 7 km away. Rotonda Oasis commercial area is 3 km away... view more
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$US 25
Hotel Hotel Las ResidentasHotel Las Residentas

Luque
Featuring a garden with BBQ facilities and a swimming pool, Hotel Las Residentas offers room swith free Wi-Fi and plasma TVs in Luque. Breakfast is provided. Ñuguazu Park is 500 metres away... view more
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$US 75
Hotel Excelsior InnExcelsior Inn

Asuncion
A large outdoor swimming pool, a tennis court and a sauna room can be enjoyed just 5 blocks from downtown Asunción. Wi-Fi is free and guests can work out at the gym... view more
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$US 55
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Paraguay Olympic Games

SummerParticipation : 10Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0101
TotalParticipation : 10Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0101
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