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 77.645 years (2017)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2017)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 13 billion kWh (2016) #89
Consumption 11 billion kWh (2016) #89
Exports 0.8 billion kWh (2016) #60
Imports 0 billion kWh (2014) #105
Renewable Electricity Generation 13 billion kWh (2016) #49

Oil

Ranking
Production 2 thousand bbl/day (2017) #101
Consumption 53 thousand bbl/day (2016) #96
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) #97
Consumption (Dry) 2.5 billion cu ft (2017) #109
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #56
Imports (Dry) 2.5 billion cu ft (2017) #74
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