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Faroe Islands

 

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 Faroe Islands
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Area:1,396 km² 9,831,510 km²
Population:49,100 323,128,000
Official language:Faroese English

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Politik

Government form:Parliamentary democracy (territory of the Kingdom of Denmark) Federal presidential republic
Capital:Tórshavn Washington, D.C.


Population

Inhabitants per km²:35.2 32.9
Life expectancy males:79.9 years 76.3 years
Life expectancy females:84.7 years 81.2 years
Birthrate:13.60 ‰ 12.40 ‰
Deathrate:7.60 ‰ 8.40 ‰
Migrationrate:0.00 % 3.90 %


Economy

Currency:Faroese Krona (1 FOK = 100 Oyra) US Dollar (1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:2.8 % 4.4 %
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:2,192 Mio €44.64 M € 16,486,213 M €51.02 M €
Exported goods:1,074 M €21.86 M € 1,954,564 M €6.05 M €
Imported goods:1,189 M €24.21 M € 2,401,403 M €7.43 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:960 km19.55 km 6,586,610 km20.38 km
Harbours:370.753 3930.001
Airports:10.020 13,5130.042


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:291.40 m kWh5.93 m kWh 3,911.00 bn kWh12.10 m kWh
Energy production:317.40 m kWh6.46 m kWh 4,088.00 bn kWh12.65 m kWh
Energy export:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh 9.70 bn kWh30,003.64 kWh
Energy imports:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh 80.66 bn kWh249,622.82 kWh
CO2 emissions:597,721.00 t12,169.33 t 5.25 bn t16,260.70 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+298 +1
Internet domain:.fo .us
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:23,139471 121,530,000376
Mobile phones:54,4871,109 416,684,0001,290
Internet server:7,575154 505,000,0001,563
Internet users:46,715951 246,147,996762



Climate

Detailed info for: Faroe Islands and United States

Daytime temperatures:9.1 °C 18.8 °C
Nighttime temperatures:5.0 °C 7.2 °C
Water temperature:7.7 °C 19.1 °C
Relative humidity:89 % 67 %
Absolute humidity:7 g/m³ 9 g/m³
Rain days per year:196.8 85.2
Sunshine hours per day:2.5 7.2


Native languages

Faroese:100.0 % n/a
English:n/a 82.1 %
Spanish:n/a 10.7 %
French:n/a 0.7 %
German:n/a 0.7 %
Italian:n/a 0.6 %
Chinese:n/a 0.6 %
Tagalog:n/a 0.4 %
Korean:n/a 0.3 %
Polish:n/a 0.3 %
Portuguese:n/a 0.2 %
Japanese:n/a 0.2 %
Vietnamese:n/a 0.2 %
other:0.0 % 3.0 %


Religions

Christianity:83.8 % 78.5 %
Jewry:n/a 1.8 %
Buddhism:n/a 0.7 %
Islam:n/a 0.6 %
other:16.2 % 18.4 %