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Greenland

 

United States

 Greenland
All information: Greenland
 
 United States
All information: United States
 
Area:2,166,000 km² 9,831,510 km²
Population:56,200 325,719,000
Official language:Greenlandic English

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Government

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


Population

Inhabitants per km²:0.0 33.1
Life expectancy males:69.7 years 76.3 years
Life expectancy females:74.1 years 81.2 years
Birthrate:14.80 ‰ 12.40 ‰
Deathrate:8.70 ‰ 8.40 ‰
Migrationrate:-6.00 % 3.90 %


Economy

Currency:Danish Krona (1 DKK = 100 oyrur) US Dollar (1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:9.1 % 4.4 %
Average income:17,075 € 51,580 €
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:2,395 Mio €42.64 M € 17,164,383 M €52.70 M €
Gross national product:962 Mio €17.12 M € 16,801,150 M €51.58 M €
Exported goods:360 M €6.42 M € 2,063,911 M €6.34 M €
Imported goods:694 M €12.35 M € 2,567,088 M €7.88 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Harbours:10.018 3930.001
Airports:150.267 13,5130.041


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:581.30 m kWh10.35 m kWh 3,911.00 bn kWh12.01 m kWh
Energy production:625.00 m kWh11.13 m kWh 4,088.00 bn kWh12.55 m kWh
Energy export:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh 9.70 bn kWh29,764.90 kWh
Energy imports:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh 80.66 bn kWh247,636.63 kWh
CO2 emissions:506,046.00 t9,009.03 t 5.25 bn t16,131.32 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+299 +1
Internet domain:.gl .us
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:16,000285 121,530,000373
Mobile phones:61,0001,086 395,881,0001,215
Internet server:15,645279 505,000,0001,550
Internet users:38,488685 246,147,996756



Climate

Detailed info for: Greenland and United States

Daytime temperatures:0.1 °C 18.8 °C
Nighttime temperatures:-5.0 °C 7.2 °C
Water temperature:0.3 °C 19.1 °C
Relative humidity:81 % 67 %
Absolute humidity:4 g/m³ 9 g/m³
Rain days per year:97.2 85.2
Sunshine hours per day:3.9 7.2


Native languages

Greenlandic:87.5 % n/a
English:n/a 82.1 %
Danish:12.5 % n/a
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:96.0 % 78.5 %
nondenominational:2.5 % n/a
Jewry:n/a 1.8 %
Inuits:0.8 % n/a
Buddhism:n/a 0.7 %
Islam:n/a 0.6 %
other:0.7 % 18.4 %