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Germany

 

South Korea

 Germany
All information: Germany
 
 South Korea
All information: South Korea
 
Area:357,580 km² 100,339 km²
Population:83,133,000 51,709,000
Official language:German Korean

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Government

Government form:Federal parliamentary republic Presidential republic
Independent since:1955 n.Chr. 1948 n.Chr.
Capital:Berlin Seoul


Population

Inhabitants per km²:232.5 515.3
Life expectancy males:78.6 years 79.7 years
Life expectancy females:83.3 years 85.7 years
Average age:45.5 years 39.4 years
Birthrate:9.50 ‰ 6.40 ‰
Deathrate:11.50 ‰ 5.80 ‰
Migrationrate:1.50 ‰ 2.30 ‰


Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
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Political stability:82 81
Civil rights:95 74
Health:96 91
Climate:21 53
Cost of Living:34 29
Popularity:62 47


Economy

Currency: Euro (1 EUR = 100 Cent)  Won (1 KRW =100 Chon)
Unemployment rate:3.0 % 4.6 %
Inflation rate:1.45 % 0.38 %
Cost of Living:100.00 % 104.70 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:48.80 % 33.20 %
Average income:43,394 € 30,183 €
Corruption index:80 (good) 59 (moderate)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:3,448,971 Mio €41.49 M € 1,470,960 M €28.45 M €
Gross national product:3,607,437 Mio €43.39 M € 1,560,690 M €30.18 M €
Exported goods:1,617,621 M €19.46 M € 598,119 M €11.57 M €
Imported goods:1,418,203 M €17.06 M € 550,030 M €10.64 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:625,000 km7.52 km 100,428 km1.94 km
Railways:33,590 km0.40 km 3,979 km0.08 km
Waterways:7,467 km0.09 km 1,600 km0.03 km
Harbours:6090.007 1,8800.036
Airports:5390.006 1110.002


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:536.50 bn kWh6.45 m kWh 507.60 bn kWh9.82 m kWh
Energy production:612.80 bn kWh7.37 m kWh 526.00 bn kWh10.17 m kWh
Energy export:78.86 bn kWh948,602.73 kWh 0.00 kWh0.00 kWh
Energy imports:28.34 bn kWh340,900.35 kWh 0.00 kWh0.00 kWh
CO2 emissions:727.97 m t8,756.75 t 620.30 m t11,996.00 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+49 +82
Internet domain:.de .kr
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:40,400,000486 24,727,415478
Mobile phones:107,200,0001,290 68,892,5411,332
Internet server:20,043,000241 315,6976
Internet users:73,268,691881 49,722,219962



Healthcare system

Hospital beds/1000 inh.:8.30 11.50
Physicians per 1000 inh.:4.21 2.37
Diabetes sufferers:10.4 % 6.9 %
Tuberculosis sufferers:0.1 % 0.6 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:71.0 % 82.0 %
Smokers:28.0 % 22.0 %

Climate

Detailed info for: Germany and South Korea

Daytime temperatures:13.8 °C 18.2 °C
Nighttime temperatures:5.6 °C 9.9 °C
Water temperature:9.9 °C 12.8 °C
Relative humidity:79 % 69 %
Absolute humidity:8 g/m³ 11 g/m³
Rain days per year:118.8 82.8
Sunshine hours per day:4.7 6.1


Native languages

Korean:n/a 99.9 %
German:90.1 % n/a
Russian:3.6 % 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
Chinese:n/a 0.1 %
other:0.9 % 0.0 %


Religions

Christianity:58.5 % 31.6 %
nondenominational:31.0 % 43.3 %
Buddhism:0.3 % 24.2 %
Islam:4.7 % n/a
Yazidism:0.3 % n/a
Hinduism:0.1 % n/a
Jewry:0.1 % n/a
other:5.1 % 0.9 %