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Denmark

 

Finland

 Denmark
All information: Denmark
 
 Finland
All information: Finland
 
Area:42,920 km² 338,450 km²
Population:5,797,000 5,518,000
Official language:Danish Finnish

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Government

Government form:Parliamentary constitutional monarchy Parliamentary republic
Independent since:800 n.Chr. 1917 n.Chr.
Capital:Copenhagen Helsinki


Population

Inhabitants per km²:135.1 16.3
Life expectancy males:79.2 years 78.6 years
Life expectancy females:82.9 years 84.4 years
Birthrate:10.60 ‰ 9.10 ‰
Deathrate:8.20 ‰ 9.80 ‰
Migrationrate:4.30 ‰ 2.80 ‰


Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
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Political stability:88 86
Civil rights:100 100
Health:81 90
Security:98 98
Climate:14 15
Cost of Living:38 42
Popularity:79 55


Economy

Currency:Danish Krone (1 DKK = 100 øre)  Euro (1 EUR =100 Cent)
Unemployment rate:5.0 % 7.8 %
Inflation rate:0.81 % 1.08 %
Cost of Living:129.30 % 114.40 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:23.80 % 37.30 %
Average income:50,965 € 40,432 €
Corruption index:88 (good) 85 (good)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:298,102 Mio €51.42 M € 231,974 M €42.04 M €
Gross national product:295,465 Mio €50.96 M € 223,103 M €40.43 M €
Exported goods:162,288 M €27.99 M € 90,832 M €16.46 M €
Imported goods:147,701 M €25.48 M € 92,332 M €16.73 M €
Gross debt:101,434 M €17.50 M € 137,545 M €24.93 M €
Budget surplus:1,521 M €0.26 M € -1,554 M €-0.28 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:74,558 km12.86 km 454,000 km82.28 km
Railways:3,476 km0.60 km 5,926 km1.07 km
Waterways:400 km0.07 km 8,000 km1.45 km
Harbours:6680.115 2590.047
Airports:800.014 1480.027


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:33.02 bn kWh5.70 m kWh 82.79 bn kWh15.00 m kWh
Energy production:29.84 bn kWh5.15 m kWh 66.54 bn kWh12.06 m kWh
Energy export:9.92 bn kWh1.71 m kWh 3.16 bn kWh572,484.85 kWh
Energy imports:14.98 bn kWh2.58 m kWh 22.11 bn kWh4.01 m kWh
CO2 emissions:33.50 m t5,778.07 t 47.30 m t8,571.98 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+45 +358
Internet domain:.dk .fi
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:1,439,695248 378,20069
Mobile phones:6,978,3481,204 7,307,8001,324
Internet server:4,297,000741 4,763,000863
Internet users:5,629,283971 4,826,579875



Climate

Detailed info for: Denmark and Finland

Daytime temperatures:12.2 °C 8.0 °C
Nighttime temperatures:6.3 °C 0.1 °C
Water temperature:9.3 °C 6.8 °C
Relative humidity:82 % 81 %
Absolute humidity:8 g/m³ 6 g/m³
Rain days per year:116.4 114
Sunshine hours per day:4.7 4.5


Native languages

Finnish:n/a 94.2 %
Danish:93.5 % n/a
Swedish:0.3 % 5.5 %
Turkish:0.8 % n/a
Arabic:0.7 % n/a
German:0.5 % n/a
English:0.3 % n/a
Norwegian:0.3 % n/a
other:3.6 % 0.3 %


Religions

Christianity:86.3 % 80.6 %
nondenominational:n/a 19.2 %
Islam:4.0 % n/a
Jewry:1.0 % n/a
Buddhism:1.0 % n/a
other:7.7 % 0.2 %