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General information

 IcelandUnited States
Region:Northern EuropeNorth America
Area:103,000 km²9,831,510 km²
Official language:IcelandicEnglish
Government form:Parliamentary republicFederal presidential republic
Independent since:1944 n.Chr.1776 n.Chr.
Capital:ReykjavíkWashington, D.C.

Population

 IcelandUnited States
Population:361,313328,240,000
Inhabitants/km²:3.533.4
Life expectancy males:Ø 81 yearsØ 76 years
Life expectancy females:Ø 85 yearsØ 81 years
Average age:Ø 35.5 yearsØ 37.4 years
Birthrate:12.00 ‰11.60 ‰
Deathrate:6.40 ‰8.60 ‰
Migrationrate:3.09 ‰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)

 IcelandUnited States
Political stability:8272
Civil rights:9183
Health:8874
Climate:764
Cost of Living:3634
Popularity:4386

Economy

 IcelandUnited States
Currency:Icelandic Krone
(1 ISK = 100 Aurar)
US Dollar
(1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:5.0 %8.3 %
Inflation rate:3.01 %1.81 %
Cost of Living:147.86 %118.33 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:31.90 %36.60 %
Average income:72,850 US$65,850 US$
Corruption index:75 (good)67 (moderate)


 ISL:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Gross domestic product:24,188 M US$66.94 M US$21,433,226 M US$65.30 M US$
Gross national product:26,321 M US$72.85 M US$21,615,818 M US$65.85 M US$
Exported goods:11,010 M US$30.47 M US$2,528,267 M US$7.70 M US$
Imported goods:9,758 M US$27.01 M US$3,105,132 M US$9.46 M US$

Infrastructure

 ISL:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Roadways:12,898 km35.70 km6,586,610 km20.07 km
Harbours:370.1023,6730.011
Airports:960.26613,5130.041

Energy balance

 ISL:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Energy consumption:17.68 bn kWh48.93 m kWh3,902.00 bn kWh11.89 m kWh
Energy production:18.17 bn kWh50.29 m kWh4,095.00 bn kWh12.48 m kWh
Energy export:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh9.70 bn kWh29,536.36 kWh
Energy imports:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh72.72 bn kWh221,545.53 kWh
CO2 emissions:2.06 m t5,713.94 t5.01 bn t15,251.98 t

Telecommunication

 IcelandUnited States
International dialing:+354+1
Internet domain:.is.us

 ISL
total
ISL
per 1000
inh.
USA
total
USA
per 1000
inh.
Landlines:125,567348107,281,000327
Mobile phones:413,4461144404,577,0001233
Internet server:369,9691024505,000,0001539
Internet users:357,740990286,441,830873

Healthcare system

 IcelandUnited States
Hospital beds per 1000 pop.:3.202.90
Physicians per 1000 inh.:3.972.59
Diabetes:5.8 %10.8 %
HIV:0.10 %0.22 %
Tuberculosis:0.0 %0.0 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:100.0 %79.0 %
Smokers:13.8 %25.1 %

Climate

Detailed info for: Iceland and United States

 IcelandUnited States
Daytime temperatures:8.1 °C18.8 °C
Nighttime temperatures:3.0 °C7.3 °C
Rain days:13.07.1
Sunshine hours per day:3.67.2

Native languages

 IcelandUnited States
Icelandic:95.7 %n/a
English:n/a82.1 %
Spanish:n/a10.7 %
Chinese:n/a0.9 %
French:n/a0.7 %
German:n/a0.6 %
Italian:n/a0.6 %
Tagalog:n/a0.4 %
Korean:n/a0.3 %
Polish:n/a0.3 %
Vietnamese:n/a0.2 %
Japanese:n/a0.2 %
Portuguese:n/a0.2 %
Russian:n/a0.2 %
other:4.3 %2.6 %

Religions

 IcelandUnited States
Christianity:83.3 %78.5 %
nondenominational:5.6 %n/a
Jewry:n/a1.8 %
Sikhism:n/a1.6 %
Islam:n/a1.1 %
Hinduism:n/a1.0 %
Buddhism:n/a0.7 %
other:11.1 %15.3 %