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Colombia

 

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 Colombia
All information: Colombia
 
 United States
All information: United States
 
Area:1,141,749 km² 9,831,510 km²
Population:48,653,000 323,128,000
Official language:Spanish English

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Politik

Government form:Presidential republic Federal presidential republic
Independent since:1810 n.Chr. 1776 n.Chr.
Capital:Bogotá Washington, D.C.


Population

Inhabitants per km²:42.6 32.9
Life expectancy males:70.9 years 76.3 years
Life expectancy females:78.0 years 81.2 years
Birthrate:15.20 ‰ 12.40 ‰
Deathrate:6.01 ‰ 8.40 ‰
Migrationrate:-0.60 % 3.90 %


Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
Visit also: Explanations and country ranking on quality of life (in german only)
 
Political stability:29 74
Civil rights:44 99
Health:48 70
Security:0 67
Climate:61 65
Cost of Living:52 33
Popularity:29 92


Economy

Currency:Colombian Peso (1 COP = 100 Centavos) US Dollar (1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:9.0 % 4.4 %
Inflation rate:7.52 % 1.26 %
Cost of Living:46.10 % 110.80 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:69.70 % 43.80 %
Average income:5,586 € 50,323 €
corruption index:37 (bad) 75 (good)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:250,033 Mio €5.14 M € 16,486,213 M €51.02 M €
Gross national product:271,934 Mio €5.59 M € 16,260,820 M €50.32 M €
Exported goods:36,962 M €0.76 M € 1,954,564 M €6.05 M €
Imported goods:48,264 M €0.99 M € 2,401,403 M €7.43 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:204,855 km4.21 km 6,586,610 km20.38 km
Railways:2,141 km0.04 km 293,564 km0.91 km
Waterways:24,725 km0.51 km 41,009 km0.13 km
Harbours:120.000 3930.001
Airports:8360.017 13,5130.042


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:57.60 bn kWh1.18 m kWh 3,911.00 bn kWh12.10 m kWh
Energy production:67.26 bn kWh1.38 m kWh 4,088.00 bn kWh12.65 m kWh
Energy export:460.00 m kWh9,454.63 kWh 9.70 bn kWh30,003.64 kWh
Energy imports:45.00 m kWh924.91 kWh 80.66 bn kWh249,622.82 kWh
CO2 emissions:84.09 m t1,728.38 t 5.25 bn t16,260.70 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+57 +1
Internet domain:.co .us
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:7,115,984146 121,530,000376
Mobile phones:58,684,9241,206 416,684,0001,290
Internet server:4,410,00091 505,000,0001,563
Internet users:28,285,392581 246,147,996762



Climate

Detailed info for: Colombia and United States

Daytime temperatures:28.4 °C 18.8 °C
Nighttime temperatures:21.1 °C 7.2 °C
Water temperature:27.2 °C 19.1 °C
Relative humidity:78 % 67 %
Absolute humidity:20 g/m³ 9 g/m³
Rain days per year:130.8 85.2
Sunshine hours per day:5.6 7.2


Native languages

Spanish:99.0 % 10.7 %
English:n/a 82.1 %
German:n/a 0.7 %
French:n/a 0.7 %
Chinese:n/a 0.6 %
Italian:n/a 0.6 %
Chibcha:0.4 % n/a
Tagalog:n/a 0.4 %
Polish:n/a 0.3 %
Korean:n/a 0.3 %
Japanese:n/a 0.2 %
Portuguese:n/a 0.2 %
Vietnamese:n/a 0.2 %
Arawakan:0.1 % n/a
Creole-English:0.1 % n/a
Quechua:0.1 % n/a
other:0.3 % 3.0 %


Religions

Christianity:90.0 % 78.5 %
Jewry:n/a 1.8 %
Buddhism:n/a 0.7 %
Islam:n/a 0.6 %
other:10.0 % 18.4 %