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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 AD1776 AD
Capital:ReykjavíkWashington, D.C.

Population

 IcelandUnited States
Population:366,425329,484,000
Inhabitants/km²:3.633.5
Life expectancy males:Ø 82 yearsØ 75 years
Life expectancy females:Ø 85 yearsØ 80 years
Average age:Ø 37.1 yearsØ 38.5 years
Birthrate:12.30 ‰11.40 ‰
Deathrate:6.30 ‰8.70 ‰
Migrationrate:3.09 ‰3.03 ‰

Quality of life

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

 IcelandUnited States
Political stability:8263
Civil rights:9281
Health:8771
Climate:766
Cost of Living:3738
Popularity:3367

Economy

 IcelandUnited States
Currency:Icelandic Krone
(1 ISK = 100 Aurar)
US Dollar
(1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:5.4 %5.5 %
Inflation rate:4.44 %4.70 %
Cost of Living:
(USA = 100%)
126.93 %100.00 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:31.90 %36.60 %
Average income:62,410 US$64,140 US$
Corruption index:74 (good)67 (moderate)


 ISL:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Gross domestic product:21,718 M US$59.27 M US$20,953,030 M US$63.59 M US$
Gross national product:22,871 M US$62.42 M US$21,261,523 M US$64.53 M US$
Exported goods:7,463 M US$20.37 M US$2,134,445 M US$6.48 M US$
Imported goods:7,616 M US$20.79 M US$2,811,124 M US$8.53 M US$

Infrastructure

 ISL:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Roadways:12,898 km35.20 km6,586,610 km19.99 km
Harbours:410.1123,6270.011
Airports:960.26213,5130.041

Energy balance

 ISL:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Energy consumption:17.68 bn kWh48.25 m kWh3,902.00 bn kWh11.84 m kWh
Energy production:18.17 bn kWh49.59 m kWh4,095.00 bn kWh12.43 m kWh
Energy export:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh9.70 bn kWh29,424.79 kWh
Energy imports:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh72.72 bn kWh220,708.66 kWh
CO2 emissions:2.20 m t6,003.96 t4.98 bn t15,118.48 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:107,032292103,052,000313
Mobile cellulars:421,3841150442,457,0001343
Internet server:369,9691010505,000,0001533
Internet users:362,761990294,658,590894
Broadband Internet:141,816387121,176,000368

Healthcare system

 IcelandUnited States
Hospital beds per 1000 pop.:2.832.87
Physicians per 1000 inh.:3.972.59
Diabetes:5.8 %10.8 %
HIV:0.08 %0.20 %
Tuberculosis:0.0 %0.0 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:100.0 %75.0 %
Smokers:12.6 %23.4 %

Climate

Detailed info for: Iceland and United States

 IcelandUnited States
Daytime temperatures:8.1 °C18.7 °C
Nighttime temperatures:3.0 °C7.2 °C
Rain days:13.17.1
Sunshine hours per day:3.57.2

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 %
Eskimo:n/a0.0 %
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 %