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Germany

 

South Korea

 Germany
All information: Germany
 
 South Korea
All information: South Korea
 
Area:357,380 km² 100,280 km²
Population:82,695,000 51,466,000
Official language:German Korean

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Government

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


Population

Inhabitants per km²:231.4 513.2
Life expectancy males:78.3 years 79.0 years
Life expectancy females:83.1 years 85.2 years
Birthrate:9.30 ‰ 7.90 ‰
Deathrate:11.20 ‰ 5.50 ‰
Migrationrate:1.50 % 2.50 %


Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
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Political stability:81 75
Civil rights:100 77
Health:97 90
Security:93 100
Climate:21 53
Cost of Living:43 38
Popularity:87 63


Economy

Currency: Euro (1 EUR = 100 Cent)  Won (1 KRW =100 Chon)
Unemployment rate:3.7 % 3.7 %
Inflation rate:1.74 % 1.94 %
Cost of Living:100.00 % 102.30 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:49.00 % 33.10 %
Average income:38,497 € 25,122 €
Corruption index:81 (good) 54 (moderate)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:3,255,235 Mio €39.36 M € 1,355,007 M €26.33 M €
Gross national product:3,183,685 Mio €38.50 M € 1,292,814 M €25.12 M €
Exported goods:1,542,688 M €18.66 M € 588,544 M €11.44 M €
Imported goods:1,298,621 M €15.70 M € 512,934 M €9.97 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:645,000 km7.80 km 104,983 km2.04 km
Railways:43,468 km0.53 km 3,874 km0.08 km
Waterways:7,467 km0.09 km 1,600 km0.03 km
Harbours:4270.005 1,1160.022
Airports:5390.007 1110.002


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:514.60 bn kWh6.22 m kWh 497.00 bn kWh9.66 m kWh
Energy production:588.50 bn kWh7.12 m kWh 528.10 bn kWh10.26 m kWh
Energy export:78.86 bn kWh953,624.77 kWh 0.00 kWh0.00 kWh
Energy imports:28.34 bn kWh342,705.12 kWh 0.00 kWh0.00 kWh
CO2 emissions:719.88 m t8,705.28 t 587.16 m t11,408.58 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+49 +82
Internet domain:.de .kr
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:44,400,000537 26,842,952522
Mobile phones:106,000,0001,282 63,658,6881,237
Internet server:20,043,000242 315,6976
Internet users:69,790,859844 48,942,890951



Climate

Detailed info for: Germany and South Korea

Daytime temperatures:13.6 °C 18.2 °C
Nighttime temperatures:5.6 °C 10.0 °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:4.6 6.0


Native languages

Korean:n/a 99.9 %
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
Chinese:n/a 0.1 %
other:3.3 % 0.0 %


Religions

Christianity:58.5 % 31.6 %
nondenominational:31.0 % 43.3 %
Buddhism:0.3 % 24.2 %
Islam:4.7 % n/a
Yazidism:0.1 % n/a
Hinduism:0.1 % n/a
Jewry:0.1 % n/a
other:5.2 % 0.9 %