General Data

Location

Paraguay is located between the latitudes of 19º 18´ and 27º 36´ and the meridians of 59º 19´ and 62º 38. It is bounded in the north by Brazil and Bolivia, in the east by Brazil and Argentina, in the south by Argentina, and in the west by Argentina and Bolivia.

Population

6,068,000 inhabitants

Official Languages

Spanish and Guarani

Money
Guaraní

Timezone
GMT -4

Climate
Subtropical. The average temperatures oscillates between 35ºC in the summer and 10º to 20ºC in the winter.

Government

Republic. Democratic Representative with three powers: Executive Branch (presidential system), Bicameral Legislative Branch (Senadors and Deputies) and the Judicial Branch.

Electricity

220 volts and 50 cycles