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BA by numbers from "Time Out Buenos Aires": Things you did not know about BA.
- 4th - BA's ranking in list of world's noisiest cities.
- 1:30 - ratio of psychoanalysts to population in Argentina.
- 4 - number of presidents since 1914 to complete a full term and hand power to elected successor.
- 7 - number of Argentinian presidents since the 2001 crisis.
- 1st - Argentina's world ranking for soy meal and soy oil exports.
- 4th - Argentina's world ranking for beef exports in 2007.
- 60kg - amount of beef consumed per year per capital in Argentina.
- 7th - Argentina's world ranking for wine consumption.
- 40 - percentage of Argentinian population living below the poverty line in 2005.
- 138th - Cost of living in BA's world ranking for 2008/2009. (Thanks to CC7)
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