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Bhutan

 

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 Bhutan
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Area:38,394 km² 9,831,510 km²
Population:763,100 328,240,000
Official language:Dzongkha English

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Government

Government form:Constitutional monarchy Federal presidential republic
Independent since:1910 n.Chr. 1776 n.Chr.
Capital:Thimphu Washington, D.C.


Population

Inhabitants per km²:19.9 33.4
Life expectancy males:71.1 years 76.1 years
Life expectancy females:71.8 years 81.1 years
Average age:25.8 years 37.4 years
Birthrate:17.26 ‰ 11.60 ‰
Deathrate:6.25 ‰ 8.60 ‰
Migrationrate:0.00 ‰ 3.00 ‰


Quality of life

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Political stability:72 74
Civil rights:65 83
Health:40 74
Cost of Living:42 38
Popularity:0 85


Economy

Currency: Ngultrum (1 BTN = 100 Chetrum) US Dollar (1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:2.4 % 3.9 %
Inflation rate:2.73 % 1.81 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:35.30 % 36.60 %
Average income:2,805 € 58,821 €
Corruption index:68 (moderate) 69 (moderate)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:2,260 Mio €2.96 M € 19,145,356 M €58.33 M €
Gross national product:2,140 Mio €2.80 M € 19,308,457 M €58.82 M €
Exported goods:698 M €0.92 M € 2,258,389 M €6.88 M €
Imported goods:1,109 M €1.45 M € 2,773,678 M €8.45 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:12,205 km15.99 km 6,586,610 km20.07 km
Airports:20.003 13,5130.041


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:2.18 bn kWh2.86 m kWh 3,902.00 bn kWh11.89 m kWh
Energy production:7.88 bn kWh10.33 m kWh 4,095.00 bn kWh12.48 m kWh
Energy export:5.76 bn kWh7.55 m kWh 9.70 bn kWh29,536.36 kWh
Energy imports:84.00 m kWh110,078.47 kWh 72.72 bn kWh221,545.53 kWh
CO2 emissions:1.26 m t1,653.07 t 5.01 bn t15,251.98 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+975 +1
Internet domain:.bt .us
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:21,58128 107,281,000327
Mobile phones:729,239956 422,000,0001,286
Internet server:14,59019 505,000,0001,539
Internet users:367,096481 290,488,378885



Healthcare system

Hospital beds/1000 inh.:1.70 2.90
Physicians per 1000 inh.:0.37 2.59
Diabetes sufferers:10.3 % 10.8 %
HIV sufferers:0.20 % 0.22 %
Tuberculosis sufferers:1.7 % 0.0 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:95.0 % 79.0 %


Native languages

English:n/a 82.1 %
Sharchhopka:28.0 % n/a
Dzongkha:24.0 % n/a
Lhotshamkha:22.0 % n/a
Nepali:14.8 % n/a
Spanish:n/a 10.7 %
Asami:7.6 % n/a
Chinese:n/a 0.9 %
French:n/a 0.7 %
German:n/a 0.6 %
Italian:n/a 0.6 %
Tagalog:n/a 0.4 %
Korean:n/a 0.3 %
Polish:n/a 0.3 %
Vietnamese:n/a 0.2 %
Japanese:n/a 0.2 %
Portuguese:n/a 0.2 %
Russian:n/a 0.2 %
other:3.6 % 2.6 %


Religions

Christianity:n/a 78.5 %
Buddhism:75.3 % 0.7 %
Hinduism:22.1 % 1.0 %
Jewry:n/a 1.8 %
Sikhism:n/a 1.6 %
Islam:n/a 1.1 %
other:2.6 % 15.3 %