Argentine Republic

 

 

 

 

·Capital : Buenos Aires

·Official languages : Spanish

 

·Government : Federal republic

 - President : Néstor Kirchner

 - Vice President : Daniel Scioli

 - Premier : Alberto Fernández

 

·Independence from Spain

 - May Revolution: 25 May 1810

 - Declared : 9 July 1816

 - Recognized : 1821 (by Spain)

                    

·Area: 2,766,890 km²

  

·Papulation

 - 2006 estimate : 39,921,833

 - 2001 census : 36,260,130

 - Density : 14/km²

 

·GDP(PPP)

  - Total : $212,702 billion

  - Per capita : $5,458

 

·Currency : Peso