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Germany

 

United Kingdom

 Germany
All information: Germany
 
 United Kingdom
All information: United Kingdom
 
Area:357,380 km² 243,610 km²
Population:82,488,000 65,596,000
Official language:German English

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Politik

Government form:Federal parliamentary republic Parliamentary constitutional monarchy
Independent since:1955 n.Chr. 1066 n.Chr.


Population

Inhabitants per km²:230.8 269.3
Life expectancy males:78.3 years 79.2 years
Life expectancy females:83.1 years 82.8 years
Birthrate:9.30 ‰ 11.80 ‰
Deathrate:11.20 ‰ 9.10 ‰
Migrationrate:1.50 % 2.50 %


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:89 75
Civil rights:100 100
Health:97 77
Security:94 90
Climate:21 7
Cost of Living:46 38
Popularity:87 74


Economy

Currency: Euro (1 EUR = 100 Cent) Sterling Pound (1 GBP =100 Pence)
Unemployment rate:3.7 % 4.3 %
Inflation rate:0.48 % 0.64 %
Cost of Living:100.00 % 113.20 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:48.90 % 30.70 %
Average income:38,895 € 37,506 €
corruption index:81 (good) 82 (good)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:3,078,513 Mio €37.32 M € 2,346,508 M €35.77 M €
Gross national product:3,208,496 Mio €38.90 M € 2,459,926 M €37.50 M €
Exported goods:1,416,474 M €17.17 M € 663,108 M €10.11 M €
Imported goods:1,174,149 M €14.23 M € 711,876 M €10.85 M €
Gross debt:2,092,643 M €25.37 M € 2,013,316 M €30.69 M €
Budget surplus:41,215 M €0.50 M € -44,892 M €-0.68 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:645,000 km7.82 km 394,428 km6.01 km
Railways:43,468 km0.53 km 16,837 km0.26 km
Waterways:7,467 km0.09 km 3,200 km0.05 km
Harbours:4270.005 5040.008
Airports:5390.007 4600.007


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:514.60 bn kWh6.24 m kWh 301.60 bn kWh4.60 m kWh
Energy production:588.50 bn kWh7.13 m kWh 309.80 bn kWh4.72 m kWh
Energy export:78.86 bn kWh956,019.68 kWh 2.15 bn kWh32,822.34 kWh
Energy imports:28.34 bn kWh343,565.78 kWh 19.70 bn kWh300,325.18 kWh
CO2 emissions:719.88 m t8,727.15 t 419.82 m t6,400.13 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+49 +44
Internet domain:.de .uk
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:44,310,000537 33,510,796511
Mobile phones:94,432,8001,145 78,529,3741,197
Internet server:20,043,000243 8,107,000124
Internet users:74,109,183898 62,208,219948



Climate

Detailed info for: Germany and United Kingdom

Daytime temperatures:13.6 °C 12.8 °C
Nighttime temperatures:5.6 °C 6.7 °C
Water temperature:9.9 °C 10.0 °C
Relative humidity:79 % 85 %
Absolute humidity:8 g/m³ 8 g/m³
Rain days per year:118.8 151.2
Sunshine hours per day:4.6 3.8


Native languages

English:n/a 97.3 %
German:91.3 % n/a
Turkish:2.6 % n/a
South Slavic languages:1.4 % n/a
Kymri:n/a 0.9 %
Italian:0.7 % n/a
Greek:0.4 % n/a
Polish:0.3 % n/a
Gaeli:n/a 0.1 %
other:3.3 % 1.7 %


Religions

Christianity:58.5 % 59.5 %
nondenominational:31.0 % 25.7 %
Islam:4.7 % 4.4 %
Hinduism:0.1 % 1.3 %
Jewry:0.1 % 0.4 %
Buddhism:0.3 % n/a
Yazidism:0.1 % n/a
other:5.2 % 8.7 %