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Paraguay FlagMajor cities : Asunción (Capital), Ciudad del Este, Luque, San Lorenzo and Capiatá.
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Paraguay Information

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ISO 3166-1PY - PRY - 600
NATO country codePA - PRY
FIPS 10-4 codePA
ContinentAmericas / South America
Paraguay CapitalAsunción
Official languageSpanish
Name of the inhabitantsParaguayan
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
Union of South American Nations
Andean Community of Nations
Group of 77
Paraguay National anthemParaguayos, República o muerte

Paraguay Head of state

President of the RepublicMario Abdo (2018)

Paraguay Religion

List of the main religions practiced in Paraguay.

  1. Christianity 90 %
  2. Protestantism 8 %
  3. Other2 %

Paraguay Data

Different data, numbers and statistics of Paraguay (Inhabitants, population, economy).

Area406,750 km² (157,047 sq mi)
Population7,053,000 inhabitants (2018) Chart
Population Density 17.3 /km² (44.9 /sq mi)
Length of coastlineLandlocked country
Life expectancy74.0 Year (2015), ♀ : 76.0 Year, ♂ : 72.2 Year
Average years of schooling 8.1 Year (2015)
Human Development Index 0.702 (2018)
Gross domestic product42 Billions US$ (2018) Chart
Annual change: 3.7 %
5,899 US$ per capita
Unemployment5.6 % of labor force (2018) Chart
Inflation4.0 % (2018) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: BB (Stable, 15 June 2016)
  • Moody's: Ba1 (Stable, 21 June 2016)
  • Dagong: BB- (Stable, 0 May 2014)

Paraguay Chart

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Population, Gross domestic product, Unemployment, Inflation

Paraguay Covid-19

Incident rate3,066.47
Case fatality ratio1.96506 %
Last updated : 2 April 2021

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

Paraguay's border with 3 other countries. The list of Border countries of Paraguay below classified by border length (in kilometers).

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

Paraguay Map

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Paraguay Climate

  1. Humid subtropical climate 85 %
  2. Tropical savanna climate 11 %
  3. Monsoon 3.5 %

Paraguay Weather (Asunción)

Today's weather and weather forecasts of Paraguay for the next days to come (The measurements and forecasts are those of Asunción).

Paraguay Electricity

Electrical standard in Paraguay (voltage, power outlet ...)

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

Paraguay Airport

Below, find a list of the main Airport of Paraguay classified by annual passenger transit.

Silvio Pettirossi International Airport

Paraguay Hotel

Here is a list of hotel in Paraguay selected by our teams for their qualities. Click the hotel of your choice to find out the availability of rooms by your travel dates.

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
$US 107
Hotel Gran Hotel del ParaguayGran Hotel del Paraguay

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
$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
$US 25
Hotel Hotel Las ResidentasHotel Las Residentas

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
$US 75
Hotel Excelsior InnExcelsior Inn

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
$US 55
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Paraguay Olympic Games

List of participations in the Summer and Winter Olympics of Paraguay and the number of medals won.

SummerParticipation : 12Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0101
WinterParticipation : 1Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
TotalParticipation : 13Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0101
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