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Gambia

 

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 Gambia
All information: Gambia
 
 United States
All information: United States
 
Area:11,300 km² 9,831,510 km²
Population:2,348,000 328,240,000

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Government

Government form:Presidential republic Federal presidential republic
Independent since:1965 n.Chr. 1776 n.Chr.
Capital:Banjul Washington, D.C.


Population

Inhabitants per km²:207.8 33.4
Life expectancy males:60.4 years 76.1 years
Life expectancy females:63.2 years 81.1 years
Average age:17.0 years 37.4 years
Birthrate:38.54 ‰ 11.60 ‰
Deathrate:7.89 ‰ 8.60 ‰
Migrationrate:-1.60 ‰ 3.00 ‰


Quality of life

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Political stability:45 77
Civil rights:37 85
Health:16 74
Climate:55 64
Cost of Living:29 38
Popularity:23 85


Economy

Currency: Dalasi (1 GMD = 100 Bututs) US Dollar (1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:9.1 % 3.7 %
Inflation rate:7.12 % 1.81 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:48.40 % 36.60 %
Average income:661 € 58,741 €
Corruption index:37 (bad) 69 (moderate)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:1,576 Mio €0.67 M € 19,092,826 M €58.17 M €
Gross national product:1,542 Mio €0.66 M € 19,280,405 M €58.74 M €
Exported goods:311 M €0.13 M € 2,231,382 M €6.80 M €
Imported goods:555 M €0.24 M € 2,782,006 M €8.48 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:2,977 km1.27 km 6,586,610 km20.07 km
Waterways:390 km0.17 km 41,009 km0.12 km
Harbours:80.003 3,6730.011
Airports:10.000 13,5130.041


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:282.80 m kWh120,458.01 kWh 3,902.00 bn kWh11.89 m kWh
Energy production:304.10 m kWh129,530.70 kWh 4,095.00 bn kWh12.48 m kWh
Energy export:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh 9.70 bn kWh29,536.36 kWh
Energy imports:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh 72.72 bn kWh221,545.53 kWh
CO2 emissions:531,715.00 t226.48 t 5.01 bn t15,251.98 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+220 +1
Internet domain:.gm .us
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:44,00019 107,281,000327
Mobile phones:3,181,3931,355 422,000,0001,286
Internet server:6560 505,000,0001,539
Internet users:465,702198 290,488,378885



Healthcare system

Hospital beds/1000 inh.:1.10 2.90
Physicians per 1000 inh.:0.11 2.59
Diabetes sufferers:1.9 % 10.8 %
HIV sufferers:1.77 % 0.22 %
Tuberculosis sufferers:1.7 % 0.0 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:81.0 % 77.0 %
Smokers:15.5 % 21.8 %

Climate

Detailed info for: Gambia and United States

Daytime temperatures:32.9 °C 18.7 °C
Nighttime temperatures:20.7 °C 7.2 °C
Water temperature:24.6 °C 19.1 °C
Relative humidity:66 % 67 %
Absolute humidity:18 g/m³ 9 g/m³
Rain days per year:61.2 85.2
Sunshine hours per day:7.6 7.2


Native languages

English:n/a 82.1 %
Malinke:32.1 % n/a
Bambara:21.1 % n/a
Fula:15.2 % n/a
Wolof:12.6 % n/a
Spanish:n/a 10.7 %
Diola:9.2 % n/a
Soninke:7.6 % n/a
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 %
Russian:n/a 0.2 %
other:2.2 % 2.6 %


Religions

Islam:90.0 % 1.1 %
Christianity:8.0 % 78.5 %
Native religions:2.0 % n/a
Jewry:n/a 1.8 %
Sikhism:n/a 1.6 %
Hinduism:n/a 1.0 %
Buddhism:n/a 0.7 %
other:0.0 % 15.3 %