Asunción is one of the most populated cities in Paraguay, and at the same time, this city is the capital of this country as well. Located in America, you may find the city easily with the following GPS coordinates: 25.10S latitude / 57.30W longitude. For routing in Asunción, please check the free driving directions Asunción service below.
When you visit Paraguay, be prepared that the official spoken language(s) is Guarani, Spanish, and the officially used currency is Paraguayan guaraní (PYG), since 1943.
Asunción, the capital city, has numerous population; 2 139 000 counted together with the city’s metropolitan areas. While Asunción counts around the inhabitants mentioned earlier, the mother country, Paraguay, bears 6 896 908 sum citizens spreading on its 157 047,76 sq mi / 406 752 km2 territory.
The form of the ruling government in Paraguay is Unitary presidential constitutional republic, and interestingly note that the people here share the motto: Paz y Justicia (Peace and justice), while salute for the national anthem called: Paraguayos, República o Muerte (Paraguayans, Republic or Death).
Please have a look at the information page of this country for a wide range of information such as economic data, population, geographical knowledge, additional Paraguay Google maps, satellite imagery, etc.
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Short geographic information for Paraguay
California-size Paraguay surrounded by Brazil, Bolivia, and Argentina in south-central South America. Eastern Paraguay, between the Paraná and Paraguay rivers, is upland country with the thickest population settled on the grassy slope that inclines toward the Paraguay River. The greater part of the Chaco region to the west covered with marshes, lagoons, dense forests, and jungles.