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Germany

 

Iceland

 Germany
All information: Germany
 
 Iceland
All information: Iceland
 
Area:357,380 km² 103,000 km²
Population:82,488,000 335,400
Official language:German Icelandic

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Government

Government form:Federal parliamentary republic Parliamentary republic
Independent since:1955 n.Chr. 1944 n.Chr.


Population

Inhabitants per km²:230.8 3.3
Life expectancy males:78.3 years 81.2 years
Life expectancy females:83.1 years 83.8 years
Birthrate:9.30 ‰ 12.00 ‰
Deathrate:11.20 ‰ 6.90 ‰
Migrationrate:1.50 % 4.00 %


Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
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Political stability:89 92
Civil rights:100 99
Health:97 86
Security:94 99
Climate:21 8
Cost of Living:46 42
Popularity:87 49


Economy

Currency: Euro (1 EUR = 100 Cent) Icelandic Krone (1 ISK =100 Aurar)
Unemployment rate:3.7 % 2.9 %
Inflation rate:0.48 % 1.69 %
Cost of Living:100.00 % 151.70 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:48.90 % 29.70 %
Average income:38,895 € 50,243 €
Corruption index:81 (good) 77 (good)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:3,078,513 Mio €37.32 M € 17,973 M €53.58 M €
Gross national product:3,208,496 Mio €38.90 M € 16,853 M €50.24 M €
Exported goods:1,416,474 M €17.17 M € 8,737 M €26.05 M €
Imported goods:1,174,149 M €14.23 M € 7,572 M €22.57 M €
Gross debt:2,092,643 M €25.37 M € 9,693 M €28.90 M €
Budget surplus:41,215 M €0.50 M € -406 M €-1.21 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:645,000 km7.82 km 12,890 km38.43 km
Harbours:4270.005 20.006
Airports:5390.007 960.286


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:514.60 bn kWh6.24 m kWh 17.98 bn kWh53.60 m kWh
Energy production:588.50 bn kWh7.13 m kWh 18.56 bn kWh55.33 m kWh
Energy export:78.86 bn kWh956,019.68 kWh 0.00 kWh0.00 kWh
Energy imports:28.34 bn kWh343,565.78 kWh 0.00 kWh0.00 kWh
CO2 emissions:719.88 m t8,727.15 t 1.98 m t5,914.18 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+49 +354
Internet domain:.de .is
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:44,310,000537 164,566491
Mobile phones:94,432,8001,145 401,6131,197
Internet server:20,043,000243 369,9691,103
Internet users:74,109,183898 328,369979



Climate

Detailed info for: Germany and Iceland

Daytime temperatures:13.6 °C 7.9 °C
Nighttime temperatures:5.6 °C 2.8 °C
Rain days per year:118.8 152.4
Sunshine hours per day:4.6 3.4


Native languages

Icelandic:n/a 95.7 %
German:91.3 % n/a
Turkish:2.6 % n/a
South Slavic languages:1.4 % n/a
Italian:0.7 % n/a
Greek:0.4 % n/a
Polish:0.3 % n/a
other:3.3 % 4.3 %


Religions

Christianity:58.5 % 83.3 %
nondenominational:31.0 % 5.6 %
Islam:4.7 % n/a
Buddhism:0.3 % n/a
Jewry:0.1 % n/a
Yazidism:0.1 % n/a
Hinduism:0.1 % n/a
other:5.2 % 11.1 %