Point Information
Country Name Republic of Paraguay
Short Name Paraguay
Capital Asunción
Largest city Asunción
Official languages Guarani, Spanish
National Languages Guarani, Spanish
Religion 96.1% Christianity —88.3% Roman Catholic —7.8% Other Christian, 2.6% No religion, 0.4% Other religions, 0.8% No answer
Demonym(s) Paraguayan
Guaraní (colloquial)
Government Unitary dominant-party presidential republic
President Mario Abdo Benítez
Vice President Hugo Velázquez
House Speaker Pedro Alliana
Chief Justice Alberto Joaquín Martínez Simón
Total Area 406,757 km2 (157,050 sq mi)
Water (%) 2.6
Total Land Area (%) 396,181.31 km2
Population 7,292,672 (2020 estimate)
GDP (PPP) $101.075 billion (2020 estimate)
GDP (Nominal) $44.557 billion (2020 estimate)
Currency Guaraní (PYG)
Time zone UTC–4 (PYT)

Summer (DST)  UTC–3 (PYST)

Date format dd/mm/yyyy
Mains Electricity 220 V – 50 Hz
Driving side Right
Calling code +595
ISO 3166 code PY
Internet TLD .py
Political Parties Authentic Radical Liberal Party

Party for a Country of Solidarity

Progressive Democratic Party

National Republican Association

Independence Day 25 November 1842
Tallest Building Torre Ícono


Torre Lapacho

Edificio Wilson

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