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General information

 ChinaUnited States
Region:East AsiaNorth America
Area:9,562,910 km²9,831,510 km²
Official language:ChineseEnglish
Government form:People's republic (communist one-party system)Federal presidential republic
Independent since:1523 BC1776 AD
Capital:BeijingWashington, D.C.

Population

 ChinaUnited States
Population:1,410,929,000329,484,000
Inhabitants/km²:147.533.5
Life expectancy males:Ø 75 yearsØ 75 years
Life expectancy females:Ø 79 yearsØ 80 years
Average age:Ø 38.4 yearsØ 38.5 years
Birthrate:10.50 ‰11.40 ‰
Deathrate:7.10 ‰8.70 ‰
Migrationrate:-0.43 ‰3.03 ‰

Quality of life

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

 ChinaUnited States
Political stability:6863
Civil rights:3781
Health:6771
Climate:5666
Cost of Living:3838
Popularity:5767

Economy

 ChinaUnited States
Currency:Renminbi Yuan
(1 CNY = 100 Fen)
US Dollar
(1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:4.8 %5.5 %
Inflation rate:0.98 %4.70 %
Cost of Living:
(USA = 100%)
63.15 %100.00 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:59.20 %36.60 %
Average income:10,550 US$64,140 US$
Corruption index:45 (bad)67 (moderate)


 CHN:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Gross domestic product:14,722,731 M US$10.43 M US$20,953,030 M US$63.59 M US$
Gross national product:14,879,876 M US$10.55 M US$21,261,523 M US$64.53 M US$
Exported goods:2,732,365 M US$1.94 M US$2,134,445 M US$6.48 M US$
Imported goods:2,362,692 M US$1.67 M US$2,811,124 M US$8.53 M US$

Infrastructure

 CHN:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Roadways:4,960,600 km3.52 km6,586,610 km19.99 km
Railways:68,141 km0.05 km293,564 km0.89 km
Waterways:110,000 km0.08 km41,009 km0.12 km
Harbours:6,6620.0053,6270.011
Airports:5070.00013,5130.041

Energy balance

 CHN:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Energy consumption:5,564.00 bn kWh3.94 m kWh3,902.00 bn kWh11.84 m kWh
Energy production:5,883.00 bn kWh4.17 m kWh4,095.00 bn kWh12.43 m kWh
Energy export:18.91 bn kWh13,402.51 kWh9.70 bn kWh29,424.79 kWh
Energy imports:6.19 bn kWh4,383.64 kWh72.72 bn kWh220,708.66 kWh
CO2 emissions:10.31 bn t7,309.69 t4.98 bn t15,118.48 t

Telecommunication

 ChinaUnited States
International dialing:+86+1
Internet domain:.cn.us

 CHN
total
CHN
per 1000
inh.
USA
total
USA
per 1000
inh.
Landlines:181,908,000129103,052,000313
Mobile cellulars:1,696,356,0001202442,457,0001343
Internet server:20,602,00015505,000,0001533
Internet users:996,710,736706294,658,590894
Broadband Internet:483,549,500343121,176,000368

Healthcare system

 ChinaUnited States
Hospital beds per 1000 pop.:4.312.87
Physicians per 1000 inh.:1.792.59
Diabetes:9.2 %10.8 %
Tuberculosis:0.6 %0.0 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:94.0 %75.0 %
Smokers:25.7 %23.4 %

Climate

Detailed info for: China and United States

 ChinaUnited States
Daytime temperatures:19.6 °C18.7 °C
Nighttime temperatures:10.1 °C7.2 °C
Water temperature:18.0 °C17.7 °C
Rel. humidity:68 %67 %
Rain days:6.37.1
Sunshine hours per day:5.67.2

Native languages

 ChinaUnited States
Chinese:92.0 %0.9 %
English:n/a82.1 %
Spanish:n/a10.7 %
Hakka:1.8 %n/a
Zhuang:1.4 %n/a
Mantšu:0.9 %n/a
Hui:0.8 %n/a
French:n/a0.7 %
Uighur:0.6 %n/a
Yi:0.6 %n/a
German:n/a0.6 %
Italian:n/a0.6 %
Tujia:0.5 %n/a
Tibetan:0.4 %n/a
Tagalog:n/a0.4 %
Mongolian:0.4 %n/a
Korean:n/a0.3 %
Polish:n/a0.3 %
Puyi:0.2 %n/a
Dong:0.2 %n/a
Vietnamese:n/a0.2 %
Japanese:n/a0.2 %
Portuguese:n/a0.2 %
Russian:n/a0.2 %
Eskimo:n/a0.0 %
other:0.2 %2.6 %

Religions

 ChinaUnited States
Christianity:2.3 %78.5 %
Nondenominational:58.5 %n/a
Local chinese beliefs:17.5 %n/a
Buddhism:6.2 %0.7 %
Taoism:4.4 %n/a
Jewry:n/a1.8 %
Islam:1.7 %1.1 %
Sikhism:n/a1.6 %
Hinduism:0.1 %1.0 %
other:9.3 %15.3 %