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Germany

 

Netherlands

 Germany
All information: Germany
 
 Netherlands
All information: Netherlands
 
Area:357,580 km² 41,540 km²
Population:83,133,000 17,333,000
Official language:German Dutch

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Government

Government form:Federal parliamentary republic Parliamentary constitutional monarchy
Independent since:1955 n.Chr. 1648 n.Chr.
Capital:Berlin Amsterdam


Population

Inhabitants per km²:232.5 417.3
Life expectancy males:78.6 years 80.3 years
Life expectancy females:83.3 years 83.4 years
Average age:45.5 years 41.8 years
Birthrate:9.50 ‰ 9.70 ‰
Deathrate:11.50 ‰ 8.90 ‰
Migrationrate:1.50 ‰ 1.90 ‰


Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
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Political stability:83 84
Civil rights:100 100
Health:97 89
Security:94 99
Climate:22 21
Cost of Living:45 38
Popularity:87 83


Economy

Currency: Euro (1 EUR = 100 Cent)  Euro (1 EUR =100 Cent)
Unemployment rate:3.0 % 3.2 %
Inflation rate:1.45 % 2.63 %
Cost of Living:100.00 % 109.70 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:48.80 % 41.20 %
Average income:43,341 € 47,521 €
Corruption index:80 (good) 82 (good)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:3,435,132 Mio €41.32 M € 812,033 M €46.85 M €
Gross national product:3,602,989 Mio €43.34 M € 823,697 M €47.52 M €
Exported goods:1,617,627 M €19.46 M € 670,096 M €38.66 M €
Imported goods:1,416,681 M €17.04 M € 583,008 M €33.64 M €
Gross debt:2,063,172 M €24.82 M € 405,428 M €23.39 M €
Budget surplus:58,012 M €0.70 M € 11,348 M €0.65 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:625,000 km7.52 km 139,124 km8.03 km
Railways:33,590 km0.40 km 3,058 km0.18 km
Waterways:7,467 km0.09 km 6,237 km0.36 km
Harbours:6090.007 1,2170.070
Airports:5390.006 290.002


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:536.50 bn kWh6.45 m kWh 108.80 bn kWh6.28 m kWh
Energy production:612.80 bn kWh7.37 m kWh 109.30 bn kWh6.31 m kWh
Energy export:78.86 bn kWh948,602.73 kWh 19.34 bn kWh1.12 m kWh
Energy imports:28.34 bn kWh340,900.35 kWh 24.26 bn kWh1.40 m kWh
CO2 emissions:727.97 m t8,756.75 t 170.78 m t9,852.94 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+49 +31
Internet domain:.de .nl
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:42,500,000511 5,900,000340
Mobile phones:107,500,0001,293 21,108,0001,218
Internet server:20,043,000241 13,699,000790
Internet users:74,602,643897 16,416,302947



Healthcare system

Hospital beds/1000 inh.:8.30 4.70
Physicians per 1000 inh.:4.21 3.51
Diabetes sufferers:10.4 % 5.4 %
HIV sufferers:0.06 % 0.05 %
Tuberculosis sufferers:0.1 % 0.1 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:71.0 % 87.0 %
Smokers:30.6 % 25.8 %

Climate

Detailed info for: Germany and Netherlands

Daytime temperatures:13.7 °C 14.4 °C
Nighttime temperatures:5.6 °C 6.6 °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 4.8


Native languages

Dutch:n/a 95.6 %
German:90.1 % n/a
Fries:n/a 3.7 %
Russian:3.5 % n/a
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:1.0 % -1.0 %


Religions

Christianity:58.5 % 47.0 %
nondenominational:31.0 % 42.0 %
Islam:4.7 % 5.0 %
Buddhism:0.3 % n/a
Yazidism:0.3 % n/a
Jewry:0.1 % 0.2 %
Hinduism:0.1 % n/a
other:5.1 % 5.8 %