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General information

 AfghanistanUnited States
Region:South AsiaNorth America
Area:652,860 km²9,831,510 km²
Official language:PashtoEnglish
Government form:Presidential islamic republicFederal presidential republic
Independent since:1919 AD1776 AD
Capital:KabulWashington, D.C.

Population

 AfghanistanUnited States
Population:38,928,000329,484,000
Inhabitants/km²:59.633.5
Life expectancy males:Ø 64 yearsØ 75 years
Life expectancy females:Ø 67 yearsØ 80 years
Average age:Ø 19.5 yearsØ 38.5 years
Birthrate:31.80 ‰11.40 ‰
Deathrate:6.29 ‰8.70 ‰
Migrationrate:-0.10 ‰3.03 ‰

Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
See also: Explanations and country ranking on quality of life

 AfghanistanUnited States
Political stability:2560
Civil rights:981
Health:2071
Climate:5866
Cost of Living:10023
Popularity:6467

Economy

 AfghanistanUnited States
Currency: Afghani
(1 AFN = 100 Puls)
US Dollar
(1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:13.3 %5.5 %
Inflation rate:2.30 %4.70 %
Cost of Living:
(USA = 100%)
20.54 %100.00 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:71.40 %36.60 %
Average income:500 US$64,140 US$
Corruption index:16 (very bad)67 (moderate)


 AFG:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Gross domestic product:20,116 M US$0.52 M US$20,953,030 M US$63.59 M US$
Gross national product:19,322 M US$0.50 M US$21,261,523 M US$64.53 M US$
Exported goods:1,476 M US$0.04 M US$2,134,445 M US$6.48 M US$
Imported goods:6,983 M US$0.18 M US$2,811,124 M US$8.53 M US$

Infrastructure

 AFG:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Roadways:34,903 km0.90 km6,586,610 km19.99 km
Waterways:1,200 km0.03 km41,009 km0.12 km
Airports:460.00113,5130.041

Energy balance

 AFG:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Energy consumption:5.53 bn kWh141,953.13 kWh3,902.00 bn kWh11.84 m kWh
Energy production:1.21 bn kWh31,108.44 kWh4,095.00 bn kWh12.43 m kWh
Energy export:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh9.70 bn kWh29,424.79 kWh
Energy imports:4.40 bn kWh113,028.19 kWh72.72 bn kWh220,708.66 kWh
CO2 emissions:7.44 m t191.12 t4.98 bn t15,118.48 t

Telecommunication

 AfghanistanUnited States
International dialing:+93+1
Internet domain:.af.us

 AFG
total
AFG
per 1000
inh.
USA
total
USA
per 1000
inh.
Landlines:145,7874103,052,000313
Mobile cellulars:22,678,024583442,457,0001343
Internet server:2230505,000,0001533
Internet users:5,255,326135294,658,590894
Broadband Internet:26,5701121,176,000368

Healthcare system

 AfghanistanUnited States
Hospital beds per 1000 pop.:0.392.87
Physicians per 1000 inh.:0.282.59
Diabetes:9.2 %10.8 %
HIV:0.08 %0.20 %
Tuberculosis:1.9 %0.0 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:91.0 %75.0 %
Smokers:23.8 %23.4 %

Climate

Detailed info for: Afghanistan and United States

 AfghanistanUnited States
Daytime temperatures:24.3 °C18.7 °C
Nighttime temperatures:9.9 °C7.2 °C
Rel. humidity:52 %67 %
Rain days:3.27.1
Sunshine hours per day:8.77.2

Native languages

 AfghanistanUnited States
English:n/a82.1 %
Pashto:52.4 %n/a
Dari:32.1 %n/a
Spanish:n/a10.7 %
Uzbek:8.8 %n/a
Turkmen:1.9 %n/a
Balochi:0.9 %n/a
Chinese:n/a0.9 %
French:n/a0.7 %
German:n/a0.6 %
Italian:n/a0.6 %
Tagalog:n/a0.4 %
Korean:n/a0.3 %
Polish:n/a0.3 %
Vietnamese:n/a0.2 %
Japanese:n/a0.2 %
Portuguese:n/a0.2 %
Russian:n/a0.2 %
Eskimo:n/a0.0 %
other:3.9 %2.6 %

Religions

 AfghanistanUnited States
Islam:99.0 %1.1 %
Christianity:n/a78.5 %
Jewry:n/a1.8 %
Sikhism:n/a1.6 %
Hinduism:n/a1.0 %
Buddhism:n/a0.7 %
other:1.0 %15.3 %