Major cities : Montevideo (Capital).
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Uruguay Information

ISO 3166-1UY - URY - 858
NATO country codeUY - URY
FIPS 10-4 codeUY
Continent /
Uruguay CapitalMontevideo
Name of the inhabitantsUruguayan
Uruguay National anthemOrientales, la Patria o la tumba
Uruguay National Day0
Uruguay Currency Uruguayan peso (UYU)
Uruguay 22 % (10 %)
Uruguay Calling code+598
Uruguay Country domain code .uy
Uruguay Vehicle registration plateROU
Traveling direction Right
Time zone UTC -3:00
International organizationUnited Nations
Union of South American Nations
Andean Community of Nations
Group of 77

Uruguay Head of state

President of the RepublicTabaré Vázquez (2015)

Uruguay Religion

  1. Christianity 66 %
  2. Protestantism 2 %
  3. Judaism 2 %
  4. Other30 %

Uruguay Data

Area176,220 km² (68,039 sq mi)
Number of inhabitants3,200,000 population (2008) Chart
Population Density 18.2 /km² (47.0 /sq mi)
Length of coastline660 km
Perimeter2,224 km
Life expectancy76.7 Year (2010)
Average years of schooling 8.4 Year (2010)
Human Development Index 0.765 (2010)
Gross domestic product22 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
Annual change: 3.5 %
6,941 US$ per capita
Gross domestic product (PPP)42 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
12,985 US$ per capita
Inflation5.0 % (2008) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: BBB- (Stable, 3 April 2012)
  • Fitch: BBB- (Stable, 21 November 2011)
  • Moody's: Baa2 (Stable, 29 May 2014)
  • Dagong: BB+ (Positive, 6 December 2010)

Uruguay Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Fish
  2. Arable land
  3. Hydroelectricity
  4. Minor minerals

Uruguay Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Wheat
  2. Dairy products
  3. Fish
  4. Soybeans
  5. Lumber
  6. Rice
  7. Beef
  8. Cellulose

Uruguay Border

  1. Brazil Brazil 985 km
  2. Argentina Argentina 579 km

Uruguay Map

Uruguay Climate (Capital)

  1. Humid subtropical climate 100 %

Uruguay Weather (Montevideo)

Uruguay Electricity

Voltage220 V
Frequency50 Hz
Power plugPower plug : C Power plug : F Power plug : I Power plug : L
Power socketPower socket : C Power socket : F Power socket : I Power socket : L

Airport Uruguay

Carrasco International Airport

Uruguay Car Hire

Uruguay Hotel

Hotel El EnsueñoEl Ensueño
Playa Santa Ana
Located 200 metres from El Ensueño beach and from the river, this lodge offers self-catering accommodation with free Wi-Fi in Puerto Platero. BBQ facilities are available for guest use... view more
$US 110
Hotel Apart Hotel Rincon del EsteApart Hotel Rincon del Este

Punta del Este
Featuring 2 swimming pools, a fitness centre and a tennis court, Rincon del Este offers upscale, self-catering apartments with BBQ facilities and balconies. It is located 300 metres from Cantegrill Golf Club... view more
$US 230
Hotel Casas del SolCasas del Sol
Only 50 metres from San Francisco Beach, Casas del Sol offers self-catering houses with free Wi-Fi and BBQ facilities in Piriapolis. Free parking is provided. The city centre is 2 km away... view more
Hotel Altos del Arapey All Inclusive, Golf & SpaAltos del Arapey All Inclusive, Golf & Spa

Termas del Arapey
Tempting guests with an outdoor pool with a swim-up bar, an indoor pool and an 18-hole golf course in front of the hotel, Altos del Arapey All Inclusive Golf & Spa is located in Termas del Arapey. All beverages are included here... view more
$US 316
Hotel Conrad Punta Del Este Resort & CasinoConrad Punta Del Este Resort & Casino

Punta del Este
Featuring a casino, spa facilities, 2 swimming pools, 2 tennis courts and 4 restaurants, Conrad Punta Del Este Resort & Casino offers plush accommodation in front of La Mansa Beach. Laguna del Sauce International Airport is a 15-minute drive away... view more
$US 221
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Uruguay Olympic Games

SummerParticipation : 21Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 22610
WinterParticipation : 1Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
TotalParticipation : 22Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 22610
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