Paraguay: Statistics

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People  Source: The World Bank
Population 6,552,518 (2014)
Population Growth Rate 1.334 annual % (2014)
Age Dependency Ratio 57.304 % of working-age population (2014)
Urban Population 59.416 % of total (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate 17.5 per 1,000 live births (2015)
Life Expectancy at Birth 72.922 years (2014)
Age distribution - % of total population (2014);
Energy Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration
    Production 59,633,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Consumption 8,125,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Exports 47,365,000,000 kWh (2013)
    Imports 0 kWh (2013)
    Renewable Electricity Generation 59,630,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Production 2,000 bbl/day (2013)
    Consumption 27,190 bbl/day (2013)
    Exports (Refined) 0 bbl/day (2012)
    Imports (Refined) 31,288.88 bbl/day (2010)
    Proved Reserves (Crude) 0 bbl (2015)
    Production (Gross) 0 cu ft (2012)
    Consumption (Dry) 0 cu ft (2013)
    Exports (Dry) 0 cu ft (2013)
    Imports (Dry) 0 cu ft (2013)
    Proved Reserves 0 cu ft (2015)
Technology & Infrastructure  Source: CIA World Factbook
Airports 800 (2012 )
Cellular Telephones 6,529,000 (2011 )
Highways 29,500 km (2001 )
Internet Hosts 280,658 (2012 )
Internet Users 1,105,000 (2009 )
Railways 36 km (2010 )
Telephones 372,400 (2011 )
Geography & Environment Source: CIA World Factbook
LocationCentral South America, northeast of Argentina
Total Area406,752 sq. km
Land Area397,302 sq. km
Water Area9,450 sq. km
Coastline0 km
Climatesubtropical to temperate; substantial rainfall in the eastern portions, becoming semiarid in the far west
Terraingrassy plains and wooded hills east of Rio Paraguay; Gran Chaco region west of Rio Paraguay mostly low, marshy plain near the river, and dry forest and thorny scrub elsewhere
Lowest Pointjunction of Rio Paraguay and Rio Parana 46 m
Highest Point Cerro Pero (Cerro Tres Kandu) 842 m

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