By: Destiny Camacho
Major languages: Spanish and Guarani
Location (continent): South America
Average age: male 26.6 years female 27 years
Major bodies of Water: Ypacarai lake, Parana River, Guarani Aquifer
Major Cities: Asuncion, Ciudad del Este, Encarnacion, Filadelfia
Average yearly rainfall: An abundant 2000mm a year, declining to about 1500mm near Asunción.
Average temperature: The temperature typically varies from 53°F to 93°F and is rarely below 43°F or above 98°F.
Type of Government: Constitutional republic
Major Religion: Ninety-two percent of the population professes to be Catholic
Major Sport: Football is the most popular game in Paraguay while the other games played include basketball, volleyball, golf and many more.
Unusual Laws: You can legally duel, if both participating players are blood donors.
Mode of Transportation: In the country, people often walk or ride horses or donkeys; in the cities, the main mode of transportation are buses
Travel Tips:There are multiple outbreaks of dengue fever in Paraguay. You should take precautions to prevent mosquito bites.There is a general threat from terrorism.