Paraguay

Area Total 406,752 sq km
Climate subtropical to temperate; substantial rainfall in the eastern portions, becoming semiarid in the far west
Natural Resources hydropower, timber, iron ore, manganese, limestone
Imports $11.35 billion (2017 est.) partners: China 31.3%, Brazil 23.4%, Argentina 12.9%, US 7.4% (2017)
Exports $11.73 billion (2017 est.) partners: Brazil 31.9%, Argentina 15.9%, Chile 6.9%, Russia 5.9% (2017)
Government presidential republic
Capital Asuncion
Population 7 million (July 2018 est.)
Ethnicity mestizo (mixed Spanish and Amerindian) 95%, other 5%
Language Spanish (official) and Guarani (official) 46.3%, only Guarani 34%, only Spanish 15.2%, other (includes Portuguese, German and other indigenous languages) 4.1%, no response 4% (2012 est.)

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