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 Argentina
All information: Argentina
 
 United States
All information: United States
 
Area:2,780,400 km² 9,831,510 km²
Population:43,847,000 323,128,000
Official language:Spanish English

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Politik

Government form:Presidential republic Federal presidential republic
Independent since:1816 n.Chr. 1776 n.Chr.
Capital:Buenos Aires Washington, D.C.


Population

Inhabitants per km²:15.8 32.9
Life expectancy males:72.8 years 76.3 years
Life expectancy females:80.3 years 81.2 years
Birthrate:17.17 ‰ 12.40 ‰
Deathrate:7.56 ‰ 8.40 ‰
Migrationrate:-0.10 % 3.90 %


Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
Visit also: Explanations and country ranking on quality of life (in german only)
 
Political stability:47 74
Civil rights:41 99
Health:80 70
Security:83 67
Climate:77 65
Cost of Living:43 33
Popularity:36 92


Economy

Currency:Argentine Peso (1 ARS = 100 Centavos) US Dollar (1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:8.7 % 4.4 %
Inflation rate:10.62 % 1.26 %
Cost of Living:79.40 % 110.80 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:106.00 % 43.80 %
Average income:10,596 € 50,323 €
corruption index:39 (bad) 75 (good)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:482,850 Mio €11.01 M € 16,486,213 M €51.02 M €
Gross national product:464,702 Mio €10.60 M € 16,260,820 M €50.32 M €
Exported goods:62,611 M €1.43 M € 1,954,564 M €6.05 M €
Imported goods:65,943 M €1.50 M € 2,401,403 M €7.43 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:231,374 km5.28 km 6,586,610 km20.38 km
Railways:36,917 km0.84 km 293,564 km0.91 km
Waterways:11,000 km0.25 km 41,009 km0.13 km
Harbours:360.001 3930.001
Airports:1,1380.026 13,5130.042


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:122.50 bn kWh2.79 m kWh 3,911.00 bn kWh12.10 m kWh
Energy production:133.80 bn kWh3.05 m kWh 4,088.00 bn kWh12.65 m kWh
Energy export:55.00 m kWh1,254.35 kWh 9.70 bn kWh30,003.64 kWh
Energy imports:9.02 bn kWh205,667.70 kWh 80.66 bn kWh249,622.82 kWh
CO2 emissions:204.02 m t4,653.06 t 5.25 bn t16,260.70 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+54 +1
Internet domain:.ar .us
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:9,938,630227 121,530,000376
Mobile phones:64,033,6921,460 416,684,0001,290
Internet server:11,232,000256 505,000,0001,563
Internet users:30,759,307702 246,147,996762



Climate

Detailed info for: Argentina and United States

Daytime temperatures:23.8 °C 18.8 °C
Nighttime temperatures:11.5 °C 7.2 °C
Water temperature:9.8 °C 19.1 °C
Relative humidity:67 % 67 %
Absolute humidity:11 g/m³ 9 g/m³
Rain days per year:56.4 85.2
Sunshine hours per day:6.7 7.2


Native languages

Spanish:96.8 % 10.7 %
English:n/a 82.1 %
Italian:1.7 % 0.6 %
German:n/a 0.7 %
French:n/a 0.7 %
Chinese:n/a 0.6 %
Tagalog:n/a 0.4 %
Quechua:0.4 % n/a
Polish:n/a 0.3 %
Korean:n/a 0.3 %
Vietnamese:n/a 0.2 %
Portuguese:n/a 0.2 %
Japanese:n/a 0.2 %
other:1.1 % 3.0 %


Religions

Christianity:94.0 % 78.5 %
Jewry:2.0 % 1.7 %
Buddhism:n/a 0.7 %
Islam:n/a 0.6 %
other:4.0 % 18.5 %