With a geographical area of 176,215 square kilometers and a current population of 3.2 million inhabitants, Uruguay is one of the smallest countries in South America. Its current growth is 5% per annum.
The Uruguayan legal system is based on written law, passed by Parliament and enacted by the Executive Power. The country is politically organized under a Presidential system, divided into three independent powers: Executive, Judicial and Legislative.
Uruguay is politically divided into 19 departments, each one with its own Municipal Government, Mayor and Department Council elected by democratic vote.
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