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Name: Argentina Continent: South America Sub region: Southern Cone Geographic coordinates: 3400S 6400W
Gen. Jos de San Martn, Liberator of Argentina and Per.
Pres. Julio Roca dominated politics and policy from 1880 to 1906.
Gov. Juan Manuel de Rosas during his 182952 regime.
Argentina is located in the southern region of South America. The nation borders Chile to the west and south; the Atlantic Ocean, Uruguay, and Brazil to the east; and Bolivia and Paraguay to the north.
Argentina has a total area of 2,766,890 square kilometers and is the secondlargest nation in South America It is about the size of the United States east of the Mississippi River. The nation's coastline is 4,989 kilometers long. Argentina's land borders total 9,665 kilometers .
The National Pantheon of the Argentina
The National Fruit
The National Bird The National Animal
City + 31 partidos in Buenos Aires Province
San Miguel de Tucumn Tucumn
January 1st - New Year's Day Holy Thursday and Holy Friday Changes every year April 4 - Malvinas Islands Memorial May 1st - Labor Day
May 25 - National Holiday June 20 National Flag Day July 9 Independence Day December 25Christmas
Capital of Argentina
Capital of ArgentinaBuenos Aires is the capital of Argentina and its largest city and port It is located on the southern shore of the Rio de la Plata, on the southeastern coast of the South American continent. After the 19th century, Buenos Aires was federalized and removed from Buenos Aires Province in 1880;
Currency of ArgentinaArgentina
currency name is Peso. The currency rate of Argentina, 1 $= 3.80954 peso 1 Tk=0.05621 peso
LANGUAGE OF ARGENTINAThe Official Language Of Argentina is Spanish They are also use: Italian German Levantine Arabic
LANGUAGE OF ARGENTINA
An ethnic group is a group of human beings whose members identify with each other, through a common heritage that is real or presumed Languages spoken by members of ethnic groups/communities: English, Italian, German, French, Yiddish, Russian, Polish, Welsh, Armenian and Croatian.
Catholic - 76.5% Religiously indifferent - 11.3% Protestant - 9% Jehovah's Witnesses - 1.2% Muslims - 0.9% Jewish - 2%
Roman ChatholicReligiously indifferent Protestant
Jehovah's Witnesses MuslimsJewish
Educated Population 77.2% Male 45.7% Female 31.5%
Level Initial Primary Secondary
Schools16,298 22,196 22,080
Teachers 179,721 289,898 133,225
Students1,324,529 4,683,963 3,372,411
VocationalUniversities1 excludes 185,776 teachers not classified by level
Fertile plains of the pampas Lead Zinc Tin Copper Iron ore Manganese Petroleum Uranium
Land use: Arable land: 9% Permanent crops: 1% Permanent pastures: 52% Forests and woodland: 19% Other: 19% Irrigated land: 17000 sq km.
Record high temperature of 52.3 C (126.1 F), was recorded at Villa de Maria, Crdoba on January 25, 1989.
The lowest temperature recorded was 40 C (40.0 F) at Valle de losPatos Superior, San Juan, July 8, 1966.
PLACE OF INTEREST
Puerto Madero Docklands, Buenos Aires.
San Martin Boulevard, Mendoza
Monument to the Argentine Flag, Rosario
PLACE OF INTEREST
Crdoba city centre
Monte Fitz Roy in Argentina
Food Sports Music Arts
FOOD MusicTango The Folklore
Pizza Spaghetti and lasagna Parrillada Milanesa Carbonada
Argentina won its first World Cup in 1978
System Of GovernmentThe President Of ArgentinaCristina FARNANDEZ DE KIRCHNER.
The Argentina National CongressPresidential Representative Democratic Republican Country
Minister of Science and technology Minister of Social Development Minister of Defense Chief of the Cabinet Minister of Foreign Relations
The Ministry of Defense and Army Headquarters, Buenos Aires.
GDP Growth Rate
10.00% 8.00% 6.00% 4.00% 2.00% 0.00% Year 2006 Year 2007 Year 2008 8.50% 8.70% 7.00%
fig: GDP By Sectors
Manufacturing Construction Commerce & tourism
16.10% 9.80% 14.50% 5.90%
Transport & Utilities Business Services Government & Other Services
Distribution Of Argentine GNP
9.2 9 8.8 8.6 8.4 8.2 Year 2008 Year 2007 Year2006 8.53 9.03
Distribution of Expenses
12.00% 6.40% 6.40% 6.80% 11.60% 11.60% 30.90%
Social security Health Debt service Energy and infrastucture Education Labor programs 14.30% defense Other
Dstribution Of Revenues
12.50% 26.80% 15.60% Value-added taxes Social security Income taxe Customs duties 18.70% Other 26.40%
Export goods by percentage
Soybeans and byproducts aluminum and steel chemicals motor vehicles and parts
23.40% natural gas and petroleum 4.90% 6.20% 9.30% refined fuels all other (mostly processed agricultural products) cereals (mostly maize and wheat) other industrial products
24.50% 6.50% 4.40%
Import Goods By Percentage
5.10% Industrial and computing parts 39.40% Industrial supplies Consumer durables Fuels and lubricants Consumer non-durables
Distribution Of Inflation Rate
10.00% 8.00% 6.00% 4.00% 2.00% 0.00% Year 2006 Year 2007 Year 2008 9.80% 8.50% 7.20%