People [1]

People

Population 3,456,750 (2017)
Population Growth Rate 0.369 annual % (2017)
Age Dependency Ratio 55.555 % of working-age population (2017)
Urban Population 95.24 % of total (2017)
Infant Mortality Rate 7 per 1,000 live births (2017)
Life Expectancy at Birth 77.493 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2017)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 14 billion kWh (2015) #85
Consumption 11 billion kWh (2015) #86
Exports 1.3 billion kWh (2015) #51
Imports 0 billion kWh (2014) #98
Renewable Electricity Generation 12 billion kWh (2015) #48

Oil

Ranking
Production 1.5 thousand bbl/day (2017) #103
Consumption 54 thousand bbl/day (2015) #94
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 (2018) #70

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #76
Consumption (Dry) 1.4 billion cu ft (2015) #107
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #47
Imports (Dry) 1.4 billion cu ft (2015) #70
Proved Reserves 0 trillion cu ft (2018) #92

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 133 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 5,116,736 (2016 est.)
Highways 77,732 km (2010)
Internet Users 2,225,075 (2016 est.)
Railways 1,673 km (2016)
Telephones 1,113,566 (2016 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: 7/6/2018
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 12/5/2017