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General information

 AustraliaUnited States
Region:Australia/New ZealandNorth America
Area:7,741,220 km²9,831,510 km²
Official language:EnglishEnglish
Government form:Parliamentary democracy (under constitutional monarchy)Federal presidential republic
Independent since:1901 AD1776 AD
Capital:CanberraWashington, D.C.

Population

 AustraliaUnited States
Population:25,693,000331,501,000
Inhabitants/km²:3.333.7
Life expectancy males:Ø 81 yearsØ 75 years
Life expectancy females:Ø 85 yearsØ 80 years
Average age:Ø 37.5 yearsØ 38.5 years
Birthrate:11.50 ‰10.90 ‰
Deathrate:6.30 ‰10.30 ‰
Migrationrate:7.49 ‰3.03 ‰

Quality of life

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

 AustraliaUnited States
Political stability:8663
Civil rights:9281
Health:8771
Climate:9066
Cost of Living:2338
Popularity:4167

Economy

 AustraliaUnited States
Currency:Australian Dollar
(1 AUD = 100 Cents)
US Dollar
(1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:5.1 %5.5 %
Inflation rate:2.86 %4.70 %
Cost of Living:
(USA = 100%)
117.76 %100.00 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:47.40 %36.60 %
Average income:53,680 US$64,140 US$
Corruption index:73 (good)67 (moderate)


 AUS:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Gross domestic product:1,327,836 M US$51.68 M US$20,953,030 M US$63.21 M US$
Gross national product:1,379,110 M US$53.68 M US$21,261,523 M US$64.14 M US$
Exported goods:300,764 M US$11.71 M US$2,134,445 M US$6.44 M US$
Imported goods:249,850 M US$9.72 M US$2,811,124 M US$8.48 M US$

Infrastructure

 AUS:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Roadways:873,573 km34.00 km6,586,610 km19.87 km
Railways:33,343 km1.30 km293,564 km0.89 km
Waterways:2,000 km0.08 km41,009 km0.12 km
Harbours:5810.0233,6270.011
Airports:4180.01613,5130.041

Energy balance

 AUS:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Energy consumption:229.40 bn kWh8.93 m kWh3,902.00 bn kWh11.77 m kWh
Energy production:243.00 bn kWh9.46 m kWh4,095.00 bn kWh12.35 m kWh
Energy export:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh9.70 bn kWh29,245.76 kWh
Energy imports:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh72.72 bn kWh219,365.80 kWh
CO2 emissions:386.62 m t15,047.52 t4.98 bn t15,026.50 t

Telecommunication

 AustraliaUnited States
International dialing:+61+1
Internet domain:.au.us

 AUS
total
AUS
per 1000
inh.
USA
total
USA
per 1000
inh.
Landlines:6,200,000241103,052,000311
Mobile cellulars:27,454,0001069442,457,0001335
Internet server:17,081,000665505,000,0001523
Internet users:22,230,850865294,658,590889
Broadband Internet:9,099,619354121,176,000366

Healthcare system

 AustraliaUnited States
Hospital beds per 1000 pop.:3.842.87
Physicians per 1000 inh.:3.592.59
Diabetes:5.6 %10.8 %
HIV:0.06 %0.20 %
Tuberculosis:0.1 %0.0 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:86.0 %75.0 %
Smokers:13.6 %23.0 %

Climate

Detailed info for: Australia and United States

 AustraliaUnited States
Daytime temperatures:24.4 °C18.7 °C
Nighttime temperatures:12.6 °C7.1 °C
Water temperature:26.3 °C17.7 °C
Rel. humidity:64 %67 %
Rain days:5.97.1
Sunshine hours per day:8.07.2

Native languages

 AustraliaUnited States
English:76.8 %82.1 %
Spanish:n/a10.7 %
Chinese:2.8 %0.9 %
Italian:1.4 %0.6 %
Arabic:1.3 %n/a
Greek:1.1 %n/a
Vietnamese:1.1 %0.2 %
French:n/a0.7 %
German:n/a0.6 %
Tagalog:n/a0.4 %
Korean:n/a0.3 %
Polish:n/a0.3 %
Japanese:n/a0.2 %
Portuguese:n/a0.2 %
Russian:n/a0.2 %
Eskimo:n/a0.0 %
other:15.5 %2.6 %

Religions

 AustraliaUnited States
Christianity:62.1 %78.5 %
Nondenominational:22.3 %n/a
Buddhism:2.5 %0.7 %
Islam:2.2 %1.1 %
Jewry:0.5 %1.8 %
Sikhism:0.5 %1.6 %
Hinduism:1.3 %1.0 %
other:8.6 %15.3 %