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Denmark

 

Sweden

 Denmark
All information: Denmark
 
 Sweden
All information: Sweden
 
Area:42,920 km² 447,430 km²
Population:5,794,000 10,175,000
Official language:Danish Swedish

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Government

Government form:Parliamentary constitutional monarchy Parliamentary constitutional monarchy
Independent since:800 n.Chr. 836 n.Chr.
Capital:Copenhagen Stockholm


Population

Inhabitants per km²:135.0 22.7
Life expectancy males:79.4 years 81.0 years
Life expectancy females:83.4 years 84.1 years
Average age:41.1 years 41.0 years
Birthrate:10.60 ‰ 11.40 ‰
Deathrate:9.50 ‰ 9.10 ‰
Migrationrate:2.80 ‰ 5.20 ‰


Quality of life

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Political stability:90 85
Civil rights:100 100
Health:81 83
Security:98 97
Climate:14 18
Cost of Living:38 41
Popularity:73 76


Economy

Currency:Danish Krone (1 DKK = 100 øre) Swedish Krone (1 SEK =100 Öre)
Unemployment rate:4.9 % 6.5 %
Inflation rate:0.76 % 1.78 %
Cost of Living:130.50 % 112.30 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:23.80 % 49.10 %
Average income:53,720 € 49,567 €
Corruption index:87 (good) 85 (good)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:317,709 Mio €54.84 M € 496,728 M €48.82 M €
Gross national product:311,416 Mio €53.75 M € 504,785 M €49.61 M €
Exported goods:176,737 M €30.51 M € 225,678 M €22.18 M €
Imported goods:157,634 M €27.21 M € 216,427 M €21.27 M €
Gross debt:101,434 M €17.51 M € 181,290 M €17.82 M €
Budget surplus:1,521 M €0.26 M € 4,211 M €0.41 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:74,558 km12.87 km 573,134 km56.33 km
Railways:3,476 km0.60 km 14,127 km1.39 km
Waterways:400 km0.07 km 2,052 km0.20 km
Harbours:6820.118 3600.035
Airports:800.014 2310.023


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:33.02 bn kWh5.70 m kWh 133.50 bn kWh13.12 m kWh
Energy production:29.84 bn kWh5.15 m kWh 152.90 bn kWh15.03 m kWh
Energy export:9.92 bn kWh1.71 m kWh 26.02 bn kWh2.56 m kWh
Energy imports:14.98 bn kWh2.59 m kWh 14.29 bn kWh1.40 m kWh
CO2 emissions:33.50 m t5,781.87 t 43.42 m t4,267.33 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+45 +46
Internet domain:.dk .se
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:1,131,064195 2,392,386235
Mobile phones:7,197,0001,242 12,647,1031,243
Internet server:4,297,000742 5,978,000588
Internet users:5,638,320973 9,375,613921



Healthcare system

Hospital beds/1000 inh.:2.50 2.60
Physicians per 1000 inh.:4.46 5.40
Diabetes sufferers:8.3 % 4.8 %
Tuberculosis sufferers:0.1 % 0.1 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:39.0 % 87.0 %
Smokers:19.1 % 18.8 %

Climate

Detailed info for: Denmark and Sweden

Daytime temperatures:12.3 °C 9.5 °C
Nighttime temperatures:6.4 °C 1.7 °C
Water temperature:9.3 °C 8.5 °C
Relative humidity:82 % 80 %
Absolute humidity:8 g/m³ 6 g/m³
Rain days per year:116.4 110.4
Sunshine hours per day:4.7 4.9


Native languages

Danish:93.5 % n/a
Swedish:0.3 % 89.5 %
Finnish:n/a 2.4 %
North Slavic languages:n/a 1.3 %
Turkish:0.8 % n/a
Arabic:0.7 % 0.8 %
Spanish:n/a 0.6 %
Norwegian:0.3 % 0.5 %
German:0.5 % n/a
English:0.3 % n/a
other:3.6 % 4.9 %


Religions

Christianity:86.3 % 87.0 %
Islam:4.0 % n/a
Jewry:1.0 % 0.2 %
Buddhism:1.0 % n/a
other:7.7 % 12.8 %