Outline of Argentina

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An enlargeable map of the Argentine Republic

The following outline is provided as an overview of, and introduction to Argentina:

Argentina – country in South America, the continent's second largest by land area, after Brazil. It is constituted as a federation of 23 provinces and an autonomous city, Buenos Aires. It is the eighth-largest country in the world by land area and the largest among Spanish-speaking nations.

General reference[edit]

An enlargeable basic map of Argentina

Geography of Argentina[edit]

An enlargeable topographic map of Argentina.
 Chile 5,308 km
 Paraguay 1,880 km
 Brazil 1,261 km
 Bolivia 832 km
 Uruguay 580 km
  • Coastline: 4,989 km

Environment of Argentina[edit]

An enlargeable satellite image of the Argentina

Natural geographic features of Argentina[edit]

Regions of Argentina[edit]

Main article: Regions of Argentina

The provinces of Argentina are often grouped into six geographical regions. From North to South and West to East, these are:

Ecoregions of Argentina[edit]

Main article: Ecoregions of Argentina

Administrative divisions of Argentina[edit]

Provinces[edit]


a Not a Province. Autonomous City and seat of National Government.
(Also known as Buenos Aires City).
b or Provincia del Río Negro.
c Tierra del Fuego Province includes claims over Argentine Antarctica, Falkland Islands, and South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands.

Tierra del Fuego, Antarctica and South Atlantic Islands Province Santa Cruz Chubut Río Negro Neuquén La Pampa Buenos Aires Province Buenos Aires City Santa Fe Córdoba San Luis Mendoza San Juan La Rioja Catamarca Salta Jujuy Tucumán Santiago del Estero Chaco Formosa Corrientes Misiones Entre Ríos Malvinas Islands Argentine AntarcticaProvinces of Argentina. Click to explore.
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Municipalities of Argentina[edit]
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Demography of Argentina[edit]

Main article: Demographics of Argentina, Ethnography of Argentina

Government and politics of Argentina[edit]

Main article: Government of Argentina and Politics of Argentina

Branches of the government of Argentina[edit]

Executive branch of the government of Argentina[edit]

The Casa Rosada, seat of the Argentine Executive Branch of Government

Legislative branch of the government of Argentina[edit]

The Argentine Congress and one of the few surviving original casts of Auguste Rodin's The Thinker.
The Argentine Supreme Court

Judicial branch of the government of Argentina[edit]

Foreign relations of Argentina[edit]

International organization membership[edit]

The Argentine Republic is a member of:[1]

Law and order in Argentina[edit]

Main article: Law of Argentina

Military of Argentina[edit]

The Libertadores Building, seat of the Argentine Defense Ministry
Main article: Armed Forces of the Argentine Republic

Local government in Argentina[edit]

History of Argentina[edit]

Main article: History of Argentina

History of Argentina, by period[edit]

History of Argentina, by region[edit]

History of Argentina, by subject[edit]

Culture of Argentina[edit]

Main article: Culture of Argentina

Art in Argentina[edit]

Sports in Argentina[edit]

Main article: Sports in Argentina

Economy and infrastructure of Argentina[edit]

Main article: Economy of Argentina

Education in Argentina[edit]

Main article: Education in Argentina

See also[edit]

Main article: Argentina

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Argentina". The World Factbook. United States Central Intelligence Agency. July 9, 2009. Retrieved July 23, 2009. 

External links[edit]

Country Data