People [1]

People

Population 3,444,006 (2016)
Population Growth Rate 0.362 annual % (2016)
Age Dependency Ratio 55.709 % of working-age population (2016)
Urban Population 95.46 % of total (2016)
Infant Mortality Rate 7.9 per 1,000 live births (2016)
Life Expectancy at Birth 77.493 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2016)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 12.84 billion kWh (2014) #91
Consumption 10 billion kWh (2014) #89
Exports 1.267 billion kWh (2014) #51
Imports 0 billion kWh (2014) #93
Renewable Electricity Generation 11.73 billion kWh (2014) #51

Oil

Ranking
Production 1.5 thousand bbl/day (2016) #103
Consumption 54 thousand bbl/day (2015) #93
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 (2017) #70

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 0 billion cu ft (2014) #84
Consumption (Dry) 2.1 billion cu ft (2014) #106
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2014) #50
Imports (Dry) 2.1 billion cu ft (2014) #68
Proved Reserves 0 trillion cu ft (2017) #92

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 133 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 5,116,736 (2016 est.)
Note: NULL
Highways 77,732 km (2010)
Note: NULL
Internet Users 2,225,075 (2016 est.)
Note: NULL
Railways 1,673 km (2016)
Telephones 1,113,566 (2016 est.)
Note: NULL

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: 7/25/2017
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 12/5/2017