Paraguay Modern History

Paraguay is a country located in South America. With the capital city of Asuncion, Paraguay has a population of 7,132,549 based on a recent census from COUNTRYAAH. Between 1954 and 1989, Paraguay was ruled by South America’s most resilient dictator, Alfredo Stroessner. The country gained a reputation for being a safe hiding place for old Nazis. Since Stroessner’s overthrow, the country has been democratized and opened up to the outside…

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Paraguay Healthcare and Money

Paraguay Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 3 – malaria no no Typhoid & Polio 2 – cholera no yellow fever Yes, 1 Overview The medical care in the capital is satisfactory, otherwise significantly worse than in Europe. It is problematic in every respect, especially in rural areas. Nevertheless, the costs for medical treatment and hospital stays can sometimes be considerably higher than in Germany. In emergencies, the…

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Paraguay Population

Paraguay Population

According to itypetravel, most of the Indian population of Paraguay at the time of the Spanish conquest was represented by GuaranĂ­ groups who lived essentially on itinerant agriculture; they welcomed without enmity the first Europeans who came to settle in their fertile lands, but the institution of the encomiendas, where the natives worked almost in a state of slavery, and the forced recruitment had disastrous consequences on them. The action…

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