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General information

 ChinaUnited Kingdom
Region:East AsiaNorthern Europe
Area:9,562,910 km²243,610 km²
Official language:ChineseEnglish
Government form:People's republic (communist one-party system)Parliamentary constitutional monarchy
Independent since:1523 v.Chr.1066 n.Chr.
Capital:BeijingLondon

Population

 ChinaUnited Kingdom
Population:1,397,715,00066,834,000
Inhabitants/km²:146.2274.4
Life expectancy males:Ø 75 yearsØ 80 years
Life expectancy females:Ø 79 yearsØ 83 years
Average age:Ø 37.4 yearsØ 40.2 years
Birthrate:10.90 ‰11.00 ‰
Deathrate:7.10 ‰9.30 ‰
Migrationrate:-0.43 ‰2.47 ‰

Quality of life

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

 ChinaUnited Kingdom
Political stability:6476
Civil rights:3392
Health:6680
Climate:537
Cost of Living:3737
Popularity:7752

Economy

 ChinaUnited Kingdom
Currency:Renminbi Yuan
(1 CNY = 100 Fen)
Sterling Pound
(1 GBP =100 Pence)
Unemployment rate:5.0 %4.3 %
Inflation rate:2.90 %1.74 %
Cost of Living:71.53 %112.40 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:59.20 %30.60 %
Average income:10,390 US$42,220 US$
Corruption index:42 (bad)77 (good)


 CHN:
total
per 1000
inh.
GBR:
total
per 1000
inh.
Gross domestic product:14,279,937 M US$10.22 M US$2,829,108 M US$42.33 M US$
Gross national product:14,519,055 M US$10.39 M US$2,821,759 M US$42.22 M US$
Exported goods:2,643,377 M US$1.89 M US$879,917 M US$13.17 M US$
Imported goods:2,479,255 M US$1.77 M US$914,958 M US$13.69 M US$

Infrastructure

 CHN:
total
per 1000
inh.
GBR:
total
per 1000
inh.
Roadways:4,960,600 km3.55 km394,428 km5.90 km
Railways:131,000 km0.09 km16,837 km0.25 km
Waterways:110,000 km0.08 km3,200 km0.05 km
Harbours:5,5940.0041,4260.021
Airports:5070.0004600.007

Energy balance

 CHN:
total
per 1000
inh.
GBR:
total
per 1000
inh.
Energy consumption:5,564.00 bn kWh3.98 m kWh309.20 bn kWh4.63 m kWh
Energy production:5,883.00 bn kWh4.21 m kWh318.20 bn kWh4.76 m kWh
Energy export:18.91 bn kWh13,529.22 kWh2.15 bn kWh32,213.95 kWh
Energy imports:6.19 bn kWh4,425.08 kWh19.70 bn kWh294,758.37 kWh
CO2 emissions:9.89 bn t7,078.01 t379.02 m t5,671.10 t

Telecommunication

 ChinaUnited Kingdom
International dialing:+86+44
Internet domain:.cn.uk

 CHN
total
CHN
per 1000
inh.
GBR
total
GBR
per 1000
inh.
Landlines:191,033,00013731,973,300478
Mobile phones:1,725,700,000123578,924,3001181
Internet server:20,602,000158,107,000121
Internet users:758,959,24554361,832,919925

Healthcare system

 ChinaUnited Kingdom
Hospital beds per 1000 pop.:4.202.80
Physicians per 1000 inh.:1.792.81
Diabetes:9.2 %3.9 %
Tuberculosis:0.6 %0.1 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:94.0 %80.0 %
Smokers:24.7 %19.2 %

Climate

Detailed info for: China and United Kingdom

 ChinaUnited Kingdom
Daytime temperatures:19.5 °C12.9 °C
Nighttime temperatures:9.9 °C6.8 °C
Water temperature:18.0 °C10.1 °C
Rel. humidity:68 %85 %
Rain days:6.212.6
Sunshine hours per day:5.63.8

Native languages

 ChinaUnited Kingdom
English:n/a97.3 %
Chinese:92.0 %n/a
Hakka:1.8 %n/a
Zhuang:1.4 %n/a
Mantšu:0.9 %n/a
Kymri:n/a0.9 %
Hui:0.8 %n/a
Uighur:0.6 %n/a
Yi:0.6 %n/a
Tujia:0.5 %n/a
Mongolian:0.4 %n/a
Tibetan:0.4 %n/a
Dong:0.2 %n/a
Puyi:0.2 %n/a
Gaeli:n/a0.1 %
other:0.2 %1.7 %

Religions

 ChinaUnited Kingdom
Christianity:2.3 %67.0 %
nondenominational:58.5 %25.7 %
Local chinese beliefs:17.5 %n/a
Buddhism:6.2 %n/a
Islam:1.7 %4.4 %
Taoism:4.4 %n/a
Hinduism:0.1 %1.3 %
Jewry:n/a0.4 %
Sikhism:n/a0.4 %
other:9.3 %0.8 %