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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 n.Chr.1776 n.Chr.
Capital:ParisWashington, D.C.

Population

 FranceUnited States
Population:67,060,000328,240,000
Inhabitants/km²:122.133.4
Life expectancy males:Ø 80 yearsØ 76 years
Life expectancy females:Ø 86 yearsØ 81 years
Average age:Ø 40.6 yearsØ 37.4 years
Birthrate:11.30 ‰11.60 ‰
Deathrate:9.20 ‰8.60 ‰
Migrationrate:1.06 ‰3.03 ‰

Quality of life

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

 FranceUnited States
Political stability:7172
Civil rights:8583
Health:9474
Climate:4164
Cost of Living:2934
Popularity:8386

Economy

 FranceUnited States
Currency: Euro
(1 EUR = 100 Cent)
US Dollar
(1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:8.6 %8.3 %
Inflation rate:1.11 %1.81 %
Cost of Living:105.69 %118.33 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:60.70 %36.60 %
Average income:42,450 US$65,850 US$
Corruption index:69 (moderate)67 (moderate)


 FRA:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Gross domestic product:2,715,518 M US$40.49 M US$21,433,226 M US$65.30 M US$
Gross national product:2,846,911 M US$42.45 M US$21,615,818 M US$65.85 M US$
Exported goods:891,182 M US$13.29 M US$2,528,267 M US$7.70 M US$
Imported goods:919,632 M US$13.71 M US$3,105,132 M US$9.46 M US$

Infrastructure

 FRA:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Roadways:1,053,215 km15.71 km6,586,610 km20.07 km
Railways:29,640 km0.44 km293,564 km0.89 km
Harbours:5520.0083,6730.011
Airports:4640.00713,5130.041

Energy balance

 FRA:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Energy consumption:450.80 bn kWh6.72 m kWh3,902.00 bn kWh11.89 m kWh
Energy production:529.10 bn kWh7.89 m kWh4,095.00 bn kWh12.48 m kWh
Energy export:61.41 bn kWh915,748.64 kWh9.70 bn kWh29,536.36 kWh
Energy imports:19.90 bn kWh296,749.68 kWh72.72 bn kWh221,545.53 kWh
CO2 emissions:303.28 m t4,522.46 t5.01 bn t15,251.98 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:37,797,000564107,281,000327
Mobile phones:72,043,0001074404,577,0001233
Internet server:17,266,000257505,000,0001539
Internet users:55,887,509833286,441,830873

Healthcare system

 FranceUnited States
Hospital beds per 1000 pop.:6.502.90
Physicians per 1000 inh.:3.232.59
Diabetes:4.8 %10.8 %
HIV:0.20 %0.22 %
Tuberculosis:0.1 %0.0 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:11.0 %79.0 %
Smokers:34.6 %25.1 %

Climate

Detailed info for: France and United States

 FranceUnited States
Daytime temperatures:16.8 °C18.8 °C
Nighttime temperatures:7.9 °C7.3 °C
Water temperature:15.4 °C17.7 °C
Rel. humidity:78 %67 %
Rain days:9.07.1
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 %
Turkish:0.4 %n/a
Tagalog:n/a0.4 %
Korean:n/a0.3 %
Polish:n/a0.3 %
Japanese:n/a0.2 %
Russian:n/a0.2 %
Vietnamese:n/a0.2 %
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 %