Official Name: The Argentine Republic
Sovereign Status: Sovereign Country
Government Type: Presidential Republic
Official Name (Local Language): Republica Argentina
ISO Country Codes: AR : ARG
Internet Domain: .ar
Government Web Site:
Capital: Buenos Aires Main Airports: Buenos Aires - EZE
Language(s): Spanish Population: 45,864,941
Currency: Argentine Peso ISO Currency Code: ARS
Telephone Dial In: +54 ID Prefix: 00


Government Website:
Sovereign Ratings:
Central Bank: Banco Central de la República Argentina
Currency USD Exchange Rate: 82.034 Argentine pesos (ARS) per US dollar (2020 est.)
Unemployment Rate: 9.84% (2019 est.)
Population below poverty line: 25.7% (2017 est.)
Inflation Rate: 25.7% (2017 est.)
Prime Lending Rate: 67.30% (2019 - World Bank)
GDP: $447.467 billion (2019 est.)
GDP Pro Capita (PPP): $22,064 (2019 est.)
Currency Name: Argentine Peso
Currency Code: ARS
World Bank Classification: Upper Middle Income

GDP Composition:

Agriculture: 11.4% sunflower seeds, lemons, soybeans, grapes, corn, tobacco, peanuts, tea, wheat; livestock
Industry: 30.2% food processing, motor vehicles, consumer durables, textiles, chemicals and petrochemicals, printing, metallurgy, steel
Services: 58.4%

Source: Central Intelligence Agency Factbook

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