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Germany

 

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 Germany
All information: Germany
 
 United Kingdom
All information: United Kingdom
 
Area:357,580 km² 243,610 km²
Population:83,133,000 66,834,000
Official language:German English

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Government

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


Population

Inhabitants per km²:232.5 274.4
Life expectancy males:78.6 years 79.5 years
Life expectancy females:83.3 years 83.1 years
Average age:45.5 years 40.2 years
Birthrate:9.50 ‰ 11.00 ‰
Deathrate:11.50 ‰ 9.30 ‰
Migrationrate:1.50 ‰ 2.50 ‰


Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
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Political stability:83 66
Civil rights:100 100
Health:97 76
Security:94 84
Climate:22 7
Cost of Living:25 9
Popularity:87 74


Economy

Currency: Euro (1 EUR = 100 Cent) Sterling Pound (1 GBP =100 Pence)
Unemployment rate:3.0 % 3.9 %
Inflation rate:1.45 % 1.74 %
Cost of Living:100.00 % 111.60 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:48.80 % 30.60 %
Average income:43,341 € 37,847 €
Corruption index:80 (good) 77 (good)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:3,435,132 Mio €41.32 M € 2,525,336 M €37.78 M €
Gross national product:3,602,989 Mio €43.34 M € 2,529,522 M €37.85 M €
Exported goods:1,617,627 M €19.46 M € 796,673 M €11.92 M €
Imported goods:1,416,681 M €17.04 M € 826,257 M €12.36 M €
Gross debt:2,063,172 M €24.82 M € 2,054,185 M €30.74 M €
Budget surplus:58,012 M €0.70 M € -36,513 M €-0.55 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:625,000 km7.52 km 394,428 km5.90 km
Railways:33,590 km0.40 km 16,837 km0.25 km
Waterways:7,467 km0.09 km 3,200 km0.05 km
Harbours:6090.007 1,4260.021
Airports:5390.006 4600.007


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:536.50 bn kWh6.45 m kWh 309.20 bn kWh4.63 m kWh
Energy production:612.80 bn kWh7.37 m kWh 318.20 bn kWh4.76 m kWh
Energy export:78.86 bn kWh948,602.73 kWh 2.15 bn kWh32,213.95 kWh
Energy imports:28.34 bn kWh340,900.35 kWh 19.70 bn kWh294,758.37 kWh
CO2 emissions:727.97 m t8,756.75 t 379.02 m t5,671.10 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+49 +44
Internet domain:.de .uk
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:42,500,000511 31,919,894478
Mobile phones:107,500,0001,293 79,472,3411,189
Internet server:20,043,000241 8,107,000121
Internet users:74,602,643897 63,423,673949



Healthcare system

Hospital beds/1000 inh.:8.30 2.80
Physicians per 1000 inh.:4.21 2.81
Diabetes sufferers:10.4 % 3.9 %
Tuberculosis sufferers:0.1 % 0.1 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:71.0 % 81.0 %
Smokers:30.6 % 22.3 %

Climate

Detailed info for: Germany and United Kingdom

Daytime temperatures:13.7 °C 12.8 °C
Nighttime temperatures:5.6 °C 6.7 °C
Water temperature:10.0 °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 %