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General information

 FranceUnited States
Region:Western EuropeNorth America
Area:549,087 km²9,831,510 km²
Official language:FrenchEnglish
Government form:Semi-presidential republicFederal presidential republic
Independent since:843 AD1776 AD
Capital:ParisWashington, D.C.

Population

 FranceUnited States
Population:67,392,000329,484,000
Inhabitants/km²:122.733.5
Life expectancy males:Ø 79 yearsØ 75 years
Life expectancy females:Ø 85 yearsØ 80 years
Average age:Ø 41.7 yearsØ 38.5 years
Birthrate:11.20 ‰11.40 ‰
Deathrate:9.10 ‰8.70 ‰
Migrationrate:1.06 ‰3.03 ‰

Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
See also: Explanations and country ranking on quality of life

 FranceUnited States
Political stability:7263
Civil rights:8381
Health:9171
Climate:4166
Cost of Living:2838
Popularity:7167

Economy

 FranceUnited States
Currency: Euro
(1 EUR = 100 Cent)
US Dollar
(1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:8.1 %5.5 %
Inflation rate:1.64 %4.70 %
Cost of Living:
(USA = 100%)
97.48 %100.00 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:60.70 %36.60 %
Average income:39,500 US$64,140 US$
Corruption index:71 (good)67 (moderate)


 FRA:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Gross domestic product:2,630,318 M US$39.03 M US$20,953,030 M US$63.59 M US$
Gross national product:2,661,230 M US$39.49 M US$21,261,523 M US$64.53 M US$
Exported goods:759,610 M US$11.27 M US$2,134,445 M US$6.48 M US$
Imported goods:808,172 M US$11.99 M US$2,811,124 M US$8.53 M US$

Infrastructure

 FRA:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Roadways:1,053,215 km15.63 km6,586,610 km19.99 km
Railways:29,640 km0.44 km293,564 km0.89 km
Harbours:5480.0083,6270.011
Airports:4640.00713,5130.041

Energy balance

 FRA:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Energy consumption:450.80 bn kWh6.69 m kWh3,902.00 bn kWh11.84 m kWh
Energy production:529.10 bn kWh7.85 m kWh4,095.00 bn kWh12.43 m kWh
Energy export:61.41 bn kWh911,241.41 kWh9.70 bn kWh29,424.79 kWh
Energy imports:19.90 bn kWh295,289.11 kWh72.72 bn kWh220,708.66 kWh
CO2 emissions:309.96 m t4,599.39 t4.98 bn t15,118.48 t

Telecommunication

 FranceUnited States
International dialing:+33+1
Internet domain:.fr.us

 FRA
total
FRA
per 1000
inh.
USA
total
USA
per 1000
inh.
Landlines:37,759,000560103,052,000313
Mobile cellulars:72,751,0001080442,457,0001343
Internet server:17,266,000256505,000,0001533
Internet users:56,163,972833294,658,590894
Broadband Internet:30,627,000454121,176,000368

Healthcare system

 FranceUnited States
Hospital beds per 1000 pop.:5.912.87
Physicians per 1000 inh.:3.232.59
Diabetes:4.8 %10.8 %
HIV:0.20 %0.20 %
Tuberculosis:0.1 %0.0 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:12.0 %75.0 %
Smokers:33.6 %23.4 %

Climate

Detailed info for: France and United States

 FranceUnited States
Daytime temperatures:16.7 °C18.7 °C
Nighttime temperatures:7.9 °C7.2 °C
Water temperature:15.4 °C17.7 °C
Rel. humidity:78 %67 %
Rain days:8.97.1
Sunshine hours per day:5.47.2

Native languages

 FranceUnited States
French:93.6 %0.7 %
English:n/a82.1 %
Spanish:0.4 %10.7 %
Arabic:2.5 %n/a
Portuguese:1.2 %0.2 %
Chinese:n/a0.9 %
German:n/a0.6 %
Italian:0.4 %0.6 %
Tagalog:n/a0.4 %
Turkish:0.4 %n/a
Korean:n/a0.3 %
Polish:n/a0.3 %
Vietnamese:n/a0.2 %
Japanese:n/a0.2 %
Russian:n/a0.2 %
Eskimo:n/a0.0 %
other:1.5 %2.6 %

Religions

 FranceUnited States
Christianity:64.0 %78.5 %
Nondenominational:24.0 %n/a
Islam:8.0 %1.1 %
Jewry:0.7 %1.8 %
Sikhism:n/a1.6 %
Hinduism:n/a1.0 %
Buddhism:0.6 %0.7 %
other:2.7 %15.3 %