People [1]

People

Population 3,449,299 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 0.368 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 54.853 % of working-age population (2018)
Urban Population 95.334 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 6.4 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 77.77 years (2018)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2018)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 13.546 billion kWh (2017) #92
Consumption 10.393 billion kWh (2017) #94
Exports 1.462 billion kWh (2017) #51
Imports 0.003 billion kWh (2017) #110
Renewable Electricity Generation 13.333 billion kWh (2017) #51

Oil

Ranking
Production 2.217 thousand bbl/day (2018) #99
Consumption 49.109 thousand bbl/day (2017) #104
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Imports (Refined) [3] 42.06 thousand bbl/day (2013) #57
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0 billion bbl (2019) #98

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #97
Consumption (Dry) 2.54 billion cu ft (2017) #109
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #56
Imports (Dry) 2.54 billion cu ft (2017) #74
Proved Reserves 0 trillion cu ft (2019) #99

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 133 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 5,170,624 (2018 est.)
Highways 77,732 km (2010)
Internet Users 2,225,085 (2016 est.)
Railways 1,673 km (2016)
Telephones 1,153,533 (2018 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationSouthern South America, bordering the South Atlantic Ocean, between Argentina and Brazil
Total Area176,215 sq. km
Land Area175,015 sq. km
Water Area1,200 sq. km
Coastline660 km
Climatewarm temperate; freezing temperatures almost unknown
Terrainmostly rolling plains and low hills; fertile coastal lowland
Lowest PointAtlantic Ocean 0 m
Highest Point Cerro Catedral 514 m

Sources

  1. The World Bank Date Accessed: 9/6/2019
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 5/9/2020