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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 n.Chr.1776 n.Chr.
Capital:CanberraWashington, D.C.

Population

 AustraliaUnited States
Population:25,687,000329,484,000
Inhabitants/km²:3.333.5
Life expectancy males:Ø 81 yearsØ 76 years
Life expectancy females:Ø 85 yearsØ 81 years
Average age:Ø 37.2 yearsØ 37.4 years
Birthrate:12.10 ‰11.40 ‰
Deathrate:6.70 ‰8.70 ‰
Migrationrate:7.49 ‰3.03 ‰

Quality of life

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

 AustraliaUnited States
Political stability:9574
Civil rights:9583
Health:8774
Climate:9263
Cost of Living:516
Popularity:4272

Economy

 AustraliaUnited States
Currency:Australian Dollar
(1 AUD = 100 Cents)
US Dollar
(1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:6.6 %8.3 %
Inflation rate:0.85 %1.23 %
Cost of Living:120.75 %110.53 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:47.40 %36.60 %
Average income:53,730 US$65,910 US$
Corruption index:77 (good)67 (moderate)


 AUS:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Gross domestic product:1,330,901 M US$51.81 M US$20,936,600 M US$63.54 M US$
Gross national product:1,380,168 M US$53.73 M US$21,640,511 M US$65.68 M US$
Exported goods:299,042 M US$11.64 M US$2,127,248 M US$6.46 M US$
Imported goods:249,068 M US$9.70 M US$2,808,955 M US$8.53 M US$

Infrastructure

 AUS:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Roadways:873,573 km34.01 km6,586,610 km19.99 km
Railways:33,343 km1.30 km293,564 km0.89 km
Waterways:2,000 km0.08 km41,009 km0.12 km
Harbours:5810.0233,6520.011
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 kWh11.84 m kWh
Energy production:243.00 bn kWh9.46 m kWh4,095.00 bn kWh12.43 m kWh
Energy export:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh9.70 bn kWh29,424.79 kWh
Energy imports:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh72.72 bn kWh220,708.66 kWh
CO2 emissions:386.62 m t15,051.17 t4.98 bn t15,118.48 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:7,820,000304107,568,000326
Mobile cellulars:27,880,0001085442,457,0001343
Internet server:17,081,000665505,000,0001533
Internet users:22,230,850865287,527,944873
Broadband Internet:8,752,830341114,259,000347

Healthcare system

 AustraliaUnited States
Hospital beds per 1000 pop.:3.802.90
Physicians per 1000 inh.:3.592.59
Diabetes:5.6 %10.8 %
HIV:0.06 %0.22 %
Tuberculosis:0.1 %0.0 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:79.0 %79.0 %
Smokers:16.2 %25.1 %

Climate

Detailed info for: Australia and United States

 AustraliaUnited States
Daytime temperatures:24.4 °C18.7 °C
Nighttime temperatures:12.6 °C7.2 °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 %