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Germany

 

Netherlands

 Germany
All information: Germany
 
 Netherlands
All information: Netherlands
 
Area:357,580 km² 41,540 km²
Population:82,928,000 17,231,000
Official language:German Dutch

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Government

Government form:Federal parliamentary republic Parliamentary constitutional monarchy
Independent since:1955 n.Chr. 1581 n.Chr.
Capital:Berlin Amsterdam


Population

Inhabitants per km²:231.9 414.8
Life expectancy males:78.6 years 80.0 years
Life expectancy females:83.5 years 83.2 years
Birthrate:9.50 ‰ 9.90 ‰
Deathrate:11.30 ‰ 8.80 ‰
Migrationrate:1.50 ‰ 1.90 ‰


Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
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Political stability:81 86
Civil rights:100 100
Health:98 90
Security:93 100
Climate:21 20
Cost of Living:43 36
Popularity:88 83


Economy

Currency: Euro (1 EUR = 100 Cent)  Euro (1 EUR =100 Cent)
Unemployment rate:3.4 % 3.9 %
Inflation rate:1.73 % 1.70 %
Cost of Living:100.00 % 108.20 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:49.00 % 40.80 %
Average income:40,178 € 43,421 €
Corruption index:80 (good) 82 (good)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:3,384,216 Mio €40.81 M € 772,966 M €44.86 M €
Gross national product:3,331,640 Mio €40.18 M € 748,159 M €43.42 M €
Exported goods:1,583,398 M €19.09 M € 641,220 M €37.21 M €
Imported goods:1,380,392 M €16.65 M € 560,171 M €32.51 M €
Gross debt:2,063,172 M €24.88 M € 405,428 M €23.53 M €
Budget surplus:58,012 M €0.70 M € 11,348 M €0.66 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:645,000 km7.78 km 139,124 km8.07 km
Railways:33,590 km0.41 km 3,058 km0.18 km
Waterways:7,467 km0.09 km 6,237 km0.36 km
Harbours:6290.008 1,2330.072
Airports:5390.006 290.002


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:536.50 bn kWh6.47 m kWh 108.80 bn kWh6.31 m kWh
Energy production:612.80 bn kWh7.39 m kWh 109.30 bn kWh6.34 m kWh
Energy export:78.86 bn kWh950,946.29 kWh 19.34 bn kWh1.12 m kWh
Energy imports:28.34 bn kWh341,742.56 kWh 24.26 bn kWh1.41 m kWh
CO2 emissions:719.88 m t8,680.83 t 167.30 m t9,709.42 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+49 +31
Internet domain:.de .nl
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:44,400,000535 6,551,000380
Mobile phones:109,700,0001,323 20,532,0001,192
Internet server:20,043,000242 13,699,000795
Internet users:69,987,435844 16,058,839932



Climate

Detailed info for: Germany and Netherlands

Daytime temperatures:13.6 °C 14.4 °C
Nighttime temperatures:5.6 °C 6.5 °C
Relative humidity:79 % 81 %
Absolute humidity:8 g/m³ 8 g/m³
Rain days per year:118.8 129.6
Sunshine hours per day:4.6 4.7


Native languages

Dutch:n/a 95.6 %
German:91.3 % n/a
Fries:n/a 3.7 %
Turkish:2.6 % 0.8 %
South Slavic languages:1.4 % n/a
Arabic:n/a 0.9 %
Italian:0.7 % n/a
Greek:0.4 % n/a
Polish:0.3 % n/a
other:3.3 % -1.0 %


Religions

Christianity:58.5 % 47.0 %
nondenominational:31.0 % 42.0 %
Islam:4.7 % 5.0 %
Buddhism:0.3 % n/a
Jewry:0.1 % 0.2 %
Yazidism:0.1 % n/a
Hinduism:0.1 % n/a
other:5.2 % 5.8 %