Argentina Facts and Culture

  • Food and Recipes: The evening meal is lighter than the lunchtime meal. Dinner is frequently served later in the evening, even after... More
  • Family: The responsibility of raising children lies with the mother. Women working outside the home comprise less than thirty percent of... More
  • Fashion: Most people wear modern fashions, especially in urban areas. Clothing that one finds in Europe or North America is readily... More
  • Visiting: Visitors introduce each person individually rather than a single group introduction. If invited to dinner, one should bring a small... More

Argentina Facts

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Capital Buenos Aires
Government Type republic
Currency Argentine peso (ARS)
Population 42,610,981
Total Area 1,073,512 Square Miles
2,780,400 Square Kilometers
Location Southern South America, bordering the South Atlantic Ocean, between Chile and Uruguay
Language Spanish (official), Italian, English, German, French, indigenous (Mapudungun, Quechua)

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