Uruguay is a country located in the southeastern part of South America. It is bordered by Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, to the north, Uruguay River to the west, the estuary of the Rio de la Plata to the southwest, and by Atlantic Ocean to the south-east.
Uruguay is bounded by South Atlantic Ocean. Located on the southern part of South America Uruguay has a total population of 3,460,607, as per the census of 2007.
Portunol and Spanish are the two commonly used languages of Uruguay. Montevideo Uruguay is the capital city of the country. Information about the physiography of the nation can be found in the map of Uruguay.
There are 19 departments under the administrative division of Uruguay. Uruguay map helps in locating various politically significant areas, natural vegetation and tourist spots of the country.
Petroleum products, electrical equipments, chemicals and food processing industries generate revenue for economic development of Uruguay.
Last Updated On : May 06, 2014
The official flag of Uruguay is having a field of nine equal horizontal stripes that are in white and blue colors alternatively. Also it has white canton that is charged with the Sun of May.