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Israel

 

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 Israel
All information: Israel
 
 United States
All information: United States
 
Area:22,070 km² 9,831,510 km²
Population:8,712,000 325,719,000
Official language:Hebrew English

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Government

Government form:Parliamentary democracy Federal presidential republic
Independent since:1948 n.Chr. 1776 n.Chr.
Capital:Jerusalem Washington, D.C.


Population

Inhabitants per km²:394.8 33.1
Life expectancy males:80.7 years 76.3 years
Life expectancy females:84.2 years 81.2 years
Birthrate:21.20 ‰ 12.40 ‰
Deathrate:5.10 ‰ 8.40 ‰
Migrationrate:2.20 % 3.90 %


Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
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Political stability:52 73
Civil rights:86 99
Health:86 70
Security:79 67
Climate:83 65
Cost of Living:36 33
Popularity:41 94


Economy

Currency: Shekel (1 ILS = 100 Agorot) US Dollar (1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:4.3 % 4.4 %
Inflation rate:-0.54 % 1.26 %
Cost of Living:118.80 % 110.80 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:27.00 % 43.80 %
Average income:32,991 € 51,580 €
Corruption index:62 (moderate) 75 (good)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:310,570 Mio €35.65 M € 17,164,383 M €52.70 M €
Gross national product:287,402 Mio €32.99 M € 16,801,150 M €51.58 M €
Exported goods:90,472 M €10.38 M € 2,063,911 M €6.34 M €
Imported goods:85,479 M €9.81 M € 2,567,088 M €7.88 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:18,566 km2.13 km 6,586,610 km20.22 km
Railways:1,250 km0.14 km 293,564 km0.90 km
Harbours:80.001 3930.001
Airports:470.005 13,5130.041


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:52.78 bn kWh6.06 m kWh 3,911.00 bn kWh12.01 m kWh
Energy production:60.44 bn kWh6.94 m kWh 4,088.00 bn kWh12.55 m kWh
Energy export:5.20 bn kWh596,850.47 kWh 9.70 bn kWh29,764.90 kWh
Energy imports:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh 80.66 bn kWh247,636.63 kWh
CO2 emissions:64.60 m t7,414.90 t 5.25 bn t16,131.32 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+972 +1
Internet domain:.il .us
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:3,340,223383 121,530,000373
Mobile phones:10,570,0001,213 395,881,0001,215
Internet server:2,483,000285 505,000,0001,550
Internet users:6,807,156781 246,147,996756



Climate

Detailed info for: Israel and United States

Daytime temperatures:26.3 °C 18.8 °C
Nighttime temperatures:16.2 °C 7.2 °C
Water temperature:22.6 °C 19.1 °C
Relative humidity:57 % 67 %
Absolute humidity:11 g/m³ 9 g/m³
Rain days per year:36 85.2
Sunshine hours per day:9.1 7.2


Native languages

English:n/a 82.1 %
Hebrew:63.1 % n/a
Arabic:18.0 % n/a
Spanish:n/a 10.7 %
Russian:8.9 % n/a
German:n/a 0.7 %
French:n/a 0.7 %
Chinese:n/a 0.6 %
Italian:n/a 0.6 %
Tagalog:n/a 0.4 %
Polish:n/a 0.3 %
Korean:n/a 0.3 %
Vietnamese:n/a 0.2 %
Portuguese:n/a 0.2 %
Japanese:n/a 0.2 %
other:10.0 % 3.0 %


Religions

Christianity:2.0 % 78.5 %
Jewry:74.7 % 1.8 %
Islam:19.3 % 0.6 %
Buddhism:n/a 0.7 %
other:4.0 % 18.4 %