Paraguay Paraguay: 19,815 statistics available

General Information

In the first part you can find a summary of the most important information. Detailled statistics can be found in the second part: Statistics by category
Paraguay is a land locked country in South America.
The population in Paraguay totals 7,03 million people. The fertility rate was 2,89 births per women in the year 2015. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of Paraguay in the year 2050 will rise to 10,45 million and in the year 2100 to 11,84 million. Paraguay has a life expectency of 72,2 years.

With an area of 406.752 sq. km Paraguay has a rank of 60 among all countries in the world. Paraguay has a low population density of 17,3 people per sq. km (World rank 190). By 2050 the population density will rise to 25,7 people per sq. km und and by 2100 will rise to 29,1 people per sq. km. The borderline with its neighboring countries is 3.995 km.

The economic strength of Paraguay in the year 2016 according to the gross domestic product accounts for 27,44 billion US $ and ranks 101th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita amounts to 4.080 US $ and is therefore in the lower ranks in the international comparison. The debt level amounts to 15,7 % of the GDP, placing Paraguay at rank 151 in the ranking of all countries. The unemployment rate in the year 2016 was 5,4 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1945
ISO country code PY
Internet Domain .py
License plate PY
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for Paraguay

All datasets for Paraguay by categories. For each category the number of data sets is displayed in brackets.
3 sample data sets are displayed for each category. To view all data sets for a category click on the category name.
Population and Health (162)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (195)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Electricity consumption per capita (kWh)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
Economy (17,680)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (1,257)
Literacy rate, ages 15 and above, total (%)
Education expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)
Patent applications, residents
Geography and Agriculture (493)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (28)
Internet users
Merchant marine