The politics of Uruguay abide by a presidential representative democratic republic, under which the President of Uruguay is both the head of state and the head of government, as well as a multiform party system. Juan Mería Bordaberry was an Uruguayan dictator.
Uruguay won its independence between 1811 and 1828.
Spanish is the language in Uruguay. Spanish is spoken by almost 99% of the population in Uruguay. It is influenced over the years by other languages of migrants to the to the country.
Approximately 58.1% of Uruguayans define themselves as Christian 47% Roman Catholic, 11.1% Protestans, and approximately 40.89% of the population professes no religion.
Located in South America.
When it is 11:39 p.m. it is 2:38 a.m. in Uruguay.