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Map of Uruguay

Map of Uruguay

Bordering Countries: Argentina, Brazil
Demonym: Uruguayan
Motto: "Libertad o Muerte" (Freedom or Death)
Population: 3,332,972 (2014)
Population Growth Rate: 0.26% (2014)
Government: presidential republic
Capital City: Montevideo
Capital Coordinates: 34°53′S 56°10′W
Capital Time Zone: UTC-3
Currency: Uruguayan Peso
Currency Code: UYU
Currencies Issued: centesimo peso peso nuevo
GDP: $55.4 billion (2013)
Per Capita Income: $16,334 (2013)
GDP Growth Rate: 3.50% (2013)
Inflation Rate: 8.30% (2013)
Foreign Debt: $15.4 billion (2011)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: UY
Internet Country Code: .uy
Number of Internet Users: 1405000 (2009)
Calling Code: 598
Electrical Generation Capacity: 2588000 kW (2010)
Independence: 1825 from Empire of Brazil
Area: 176,215 square km (175,015 km land) (1,200 km water)
Coastline: 660 km
Lowest Point: Atlantic Ocean (0 m)
Highest Point: Cerro Catedral (514 m)
Life Expectancy: 76.81 years (2014)
Fertility Rate: 1.84 (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate: 8.97 per 1000 (2014)
HIV Prevalence: 0.70% (2012)
Adult Obesity Prevalence: 24.80% (2008)
Human Development Index: 0.783 (2011)
Corruption Perception Index: 7.0 (2011)
Literacy: 98.00 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 12

Number of coins in catalogue: 3

Number of stamps in catalogue: 14

Location of Uruguay in South America

Regional Map for Uruguay

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