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Finland

 

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 Finland
All information: Finland
 
 United States
All information: United States
 
Area:338,450 km² 9,831,510 km²
Population:5,520,000 328,240,000
Official language:Finnish English

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Government

Government form:Parliamentary republic Federal presidential republic
Independent since:1917 n.Chr. 1776 n.Chr.
Capital:Helsinki Washington, D.C.


Population

Inhabitants per km²:16.3 33.4
Life expectancy males:79.1 years 76.1 years
Life expectancy females:84.5 years 81.1 years
Average age:42.3 years 37.4 years
Birthrate:8.60 ‰ 11.60 ‰
Deathrate:9.90 ‰ 8.60 ‰
Migrationrate:2.60 ‰ 3.00 ‰


Quality of life

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Political stability:85 75
Civil rights:100 96
Health:90 68
Security:98 63
Climate:15 64
Cost of Living:44 36
Popularity:53 92


Economy

Currency: Euro (1 EUR = 100 Cent) US Dollar (1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:6.6 % 3.7 %
Inflation rate:1.02 % 1.81 %
Cost of Living:115.50 % 110.20 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:36.60 % 36.60 %
Average income:44,288 € 58,741 €
Corruption index:86 (good) 69 (moderate)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:240,073 Mio €43.49 M € 19,092,826 M €58.17 M €
Gross national product:244,483 Mio €44.29 M € 19,280,405 M €58.74 M €
Exported goods:95,954 M €17.38 M € 2,231,382 M €6.80 M €
Imported goods:94,806 M €17.17 M € 2,782,006 M €8.48 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:454,000 km82.24 km 6,586,610 km20.07 km
Railways:5,926 km1.07 km 293,564 km0.89 km
Waterways:8,000 km1.45 km 41,009 km0.12 km
Harbours:2690.049 3,6730.011
Airports:1480.027 13,5130.041


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:82.79 bn kWh15.00 m kWh 3,902.00 bn kWh11.89 m kWh
Energy production:66.54 bn kWh12.05 m kWh 4,095.00 bn kWh12.48 m kWh
Energy export:3.16 bn kWh572,250.06 kWh 9.70 bn kWh29,536.36 kWh
Energy imports:22.11 bn kWh4.01 m kWh 72.72 bn kWh221,545.53 kWh
CO2 emissions:45.87 m t8,309.40 t 5.01 bn t15,251.98 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+358 +1
Internet domain:.fi .us
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:323,00059 109,961,000335
Mobile phones:7,150,0001,295 422,000,0001,286
Internet server:4,763,000863 505,000,0001,539
Internet users:4,907,005889 286,441,872873



Healthcare system

Hospital beds/1000 inh.:4.40 2.90
Physicians per 1000 inh.:3.81 2.59
Diabetes sufferers:5.6 % 10.8 %
HIV sufferers:0.07 % 0.22 %
Tuberculosis sufferers:0.0 % 0.0 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:36.0 % 77.0 %
Smokers:20.4 % 21.8 %

Climate

Detailed info for: Finland and United States

Daytime temperatures:8.1 °C 18.7 °C
Nighttime temperatures:0.2 °C 7.2 °C
Water temperature:6.8 °C 19.1 °C
Relative humidity:81 % 67 %
Absolute humidity:6 g/m³ 9 g/m³
Rain days per year:114 85.2
Sunshine hours per day:4.5 7.2


Native languages

Finnish:93.2 % n/a
English:n/a 82.1 %
Spanish:n/a 10.7 %
Swedish:5.5 % n/a
Russian:0.9 % 0.2 %
Chinese:n/a 0.9 %
French:n/a 0.7 %
German:n/a 0.6 %
Italian:n/a 0.6 %
Tagalog:n/a 0.4 %
Korean:n/a 0.3 %
Polish:n/a 0.3 %
Vietnamese:n/a 0.2 %
Japanese:n/a 0.2 %
Portuguese:n/a 0.2 %
other:0.4 % 2.6 %


Religions

Christianity:80.6 % 78.5 %
nondenominational:19.2 % n/a
Jewry:n/a 1.8 %
Sikhism:n/a 1.6 %
Buddhism:n/a 0.7 %
Islam:n/a 0.6 %
other:0.2 % 16.8 %