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 Casa BlancaCasa Blanca

Ciudad del Este
Featuring a garden with 2 swimming pools, a spa and a restaurant, Casa Blanca offers rooms with free Wi-Fi overlooking the Paraná River. The property features a tennis court and a football pitch... view more
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$US 72
Hotel Hotel Casino AcarayHotel Casino Acaray

Ciudad del Este
Situated in central Ciudad del Este, only a 5-minute drive from the commercial area, the Acaray features floor-to-ceiling windows and free Wi-Fi. There is an on-site swimming pool and a restaurant... view more
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$US 130
Hotel Palmas Park Hotel y RestaurantPalmas Park Hotel y Restaurant

Obligado
Palmas Park Hotel y Restaurant tempts guests with its onsite á la carte restaurant, free Wi-Fi and garden in Obligado. It is located only 10 minutes by car from the Jesuit ruins of Santísima Trinidad and Jesús de Tavarangue... view more
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$US 40
Hotel Sabe Center HotelSabe Center Hotel

Asuncion
This grand hotel in the north of Asuncion offers rooms with air conditioning and cable TV. Guests can work out at the hotel’s modern gym or dine in the hotel’s restaurant... view more
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$US 70
Hotel Le Club Resort HotelLe Club Resort Hotel

Encarnación
Located 500 metres from San Jose beach and the city centre, Le Club Resort Hotel offers free Wi-Fi, a restaurant and panoramic views of the Paraná river in Encarnación. An outdoor swimming pool and a garden are featured on site... view more
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$US 63
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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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