Area

2.8 million sq km

Currency

Argentine peso (AR$)

GDP

US$545 billion

Inflation

42% (unofficial)

Language Spoken

Spanish

Population

44 million

Time

Argentina Standard Time (GMT/UTC minus three hours)

If Argentina Were 100 People

92 would be Roman Catholic

2 would be Jewish

2 would be Protestant

4 would be other

Percentage: ethnicity

97% Caucasian

2% Indigenous or Asian

1% other