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Holidays in Argentina

Public Holidays in Argentina in 2019

National flag of ArgentinaArgentina is a country which is located in South America, officially named as the Argentine Republic. It shares its border with Chile in the west, Paraguay and Bolivia in the north, Brazil in the northeast, the Drake Passage in the south, and South Atlantic Ocean in the East. With an area of 0f over 2.78 million sq. A kilometer is the second largest in South America and the eight largest countries in the world. Also, known as the largest Spanish speaking nation. The most known cities of Argentina are Buenos Aires, Cordova, rosary beads, Mendoza, The Silver, Tucumán, and Salta.

Holiday List Argentina

DayDateHolidayComments
TuesdayJanuary 01New year’s dayObserved Since 1990 as a Day of Protest against Indian control of part of Kashmir
MondayMarch 04Carnival MondayMonday Before Ash Wednesday
TuesdayMarch 05Carnival TuesdayTuesday Before Ash Wednesday
SundayMarch 24Truth and Justice Memorial DayDia de la Memoria
Tuesday April 02Malvinas DayVeteran’s Day
ThursdayApril 18Maundy ThursdayInternational Catholic Holiday (Optional). The Thursday Before Easter Sunday
FridayApril 19Good FridayInternational Catholic Day
Wednesday May 01Labour Day
SaturdayMay 25May Day RevolutionAnniversary of First Independent Government in Buenos Aires
SundayJune 16Father’s Day3rd Sunday in June, Not a public Holiday
MondayJune 17Martin Miguel de Guemes DayCelebrated Since 2016
ThursdayJune 20National Flag DayCommemorates the Death of Manuel Belgrano
MondayJuly 08Public HolidayBridge Holiday t Independence Day
TuesdayJuly 09Independence DayIndependence from Spain 1816
Monday August 19St Martins Day3rd Monday in August
MondayOctober 14Day of Respect for Cultural Diversity
Sunday October 20Mother’s Day3rd Sunday in October, Not a Public Holiday
monday November 18Day of National Sovereignty
SundayDecember 08Immaculate Conception DayAlso Know as Virgins Day
WednesdayDecember 25Christmas Day
ThursdayDecember 26Boxing Day

 

Capital of Argentina

The president capital Buenos Aires is located on the south-eastern shore of the shore of South America. With an estimated population of 13,588,171 individuals, it is the most populated city of Argentina.

President of Argentina

Mauricio Marci is the present president of Republic of Argentine and elected in 2015, on December-10. The president serves as head of state and head of government as well, According to the constitution; the President is also commander-in-chief of armed forces and chief executive of federal government.

Prime Minister of Argentina

Mr. Marcos Peña is the current Prime Minister of Argentina and elected in 2015, on December-10 by the president.

Population of Argentina

According to an estimate in 2017, the total population of Argentina is over 44.27 million. It ranked on 32nd position among the most populated countries in the world. Argentina’s population is 0.58% of the total population of the world.

Flag of Argentina

The national flag is consist of 3 horizontal bars of colour white in the center and blue on the outer sides along with the Sun of May in the center of the whitish part.

Currency of Argentina

The national currency of Argentina is peso. The official code is ARS, and the most commonly used symbol is $.

Religion of Argentina

Almost 76.5% of total Argentine’s population are Roman Catholic, while the remaining population belongs to Islam, Judaism, and Evangelical Protestantism.

Dialing code of Argentina

The international dialing code f Argentina is +54.

The crime rate in Argentina

Argentina has a crime index 62.67 and safety index 37.33 in the world.

Crime RatesIndex NumberComments
Crime Level73.50High
Crime Increasing Rate in Past 3 Years76.45High
Thing stolen & Home Broken cases56.43Moderate
Being Mugged & Robbed cases70.55High
Car stolen cases55.54Moderate
Thing from car stolen cases64.50High
Being Attacked worries55.19Moderate
Being insulted worries42.48Moderate
Being attacked based on Religion & colour worries17.56Very Low
Using & Dealing in Drugs Cases64.15High
Property Crimes70.20High
Violent Crime such as Armed Robbery71.37High

Airport of Argentina

Being a South American country Argentina has numerous flight operations on a daily basis. Name of some of the busiest airports is Alto Río Senguer Airport, Ascochinga Airport, Azul Airport, Comandante Espora Airport, San Carlos de Bariloche Airport, and Benito Juárez Airport.

Top Destinations of Argentina

In the Americas, the Argentine is known as the land of man-made natural sceneries. It waterfall, the highest peak in the Americas, charming sceneries makes it a perfect place for tourists. Some best place to visit here is Volcan Lanin, Quebrada de Cafayate, Tigre Delta, Recoleta Cemetery, Talampaya National Park, and Iglesia San Francisco etc.

Area of Argentina

The total is of Argentine is over 2.78 million sq. Kilometer. It comes on 2nd number in South America and 8th in the world.

GDP of Argentina

In 2017, the estimated GDP of Argentina is 637.6 billion US dollars which is 1.03% f the total world economy.

Sports of Argentina

As a matter of fact, Association football is the most loved sport, while other sports which are also played here are Basketball, Field Hockey, Rugby, Boxing, Golf, and Tennis.

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