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 Italy
All information: Italy
 
 United States
All information: United States
 
Area:301,340 km² 9,831,510 km²
Population:60,297,000 328,240,000
Official language:Italian English

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Government

Government form:Parliamentary republic Federal presidential republic
Independent since:1861 n.Chr. 1776 n.Chr.
Capital:Rome Washington, D.C.


Population

Inhabitants per km²:200.1 33.4
Life expectancy males:81.2 years 76.1 years
Life expectancy females:85.6 years 81.1 years
Average age:44.3 years 37.4 years
Birthrate:7.30 ‰ 11.60 ‰
Deathrate:10.50 ‰ 8.60 ‰
Migrationrate:3.20 ‰ 3.00 ‰


Quality of life

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Political stability:69 73
Civil rights:65 83
Health:89 74
Climate:58 64
Cost of Living:36 23
Popularity:76 85


Economy

Currency: Euro (1 EUR = 100 Cent) US Dollar (1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:9.8 % 3.9 %
Inflation rate:0.61 % 1.81 %
Cost of Living:98.20 % 110.20 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:59.10 % 36.60 %
Average income:30,844 € 58,821 €
Corruption index:53 (moderate) 69 (moderate)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:1,789,706 Mio €29.68 M € 19,145,356 M €58.33 M €
Gross national product:1,859,734 Mio €30.84 M € 19,308,457 M €58.82 M €
Exported goods:565,091 M €9.37 M € 2,258,389 M €6.88 M €
Imported goods:510,210 M €8.46 M € 2,773,678 M €8.45 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:487,700 km8.09 km 6,586,610 km20.07 km
Railways:20,182 km0.33 km 293,564 km0.89 km
Waterways:2,400 km0.04 km 41,009 km0.12 km
Harbours:1,3530.022 3,6730.011
Airports:1290.002 13,5130.041


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:293.50 bn kWh4.87 m kWh 3,902.00 bn kWh11.89 m kWh
Energy production:275.30 bn kWh4.57 m kWh 4,095.00 bn kWh12.48 m kWh
Energy export:6.16 bn kWh102,077.38 kWh 9.70 bn kWh29,536.36 kWh
Energy imports:43.18 bn kWh716,117.16 kWh 72.72 bn kWh221,545.53 kWh
CO2 emissions:320.41 m t5,313.85 t 5.01 bn t15,251.98 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+39 +1
Internet domain:.it .us
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:19,621,081325 107,281,000327
Mobile phones:80,580,5481,336 422,000,0001,286
Internet server:25,662,000426 505,000,0001,539
Internet users:44,853,534744 290,488,378885



Healthcare system

Hospital beds/1000 inh.:3.40 2.90
Physicians per 1000 inh.:4.09 2.59
Diabetes sufferers:5.0 % 10.8 %
HIV sufferers:0.09 % 0.22 %
Tuberculosis sufferers:0.1 % 0.0 %
Smokers:23.4 % 25.1 %

Climate

Detailed info for: Italy and United States

Daytime temperatures:18.9 °C 18.8 °C
Nighttime temperatures:10.8 °C 7.3 °C
Water temperature:17.7 °C 17.7 °C
Relative humidity:70 % 67 %
Absolute humidity:10 g/m³ 9 g/m³
Rain days per year:76.8 85.2
Sunshine hours per day:5.9 7.2


Native languages

Italian:94.1 % 0.6 %
English:n/a 82.1 %
Spanish:n/a 10.7 %
Sardinian:2.7 % n/a
Friuli:1.2 % n/a
Chinese:n/a 0.9 %
French:0.5 % 0.7 %
German:0.5 % 0.6 %
Tagalog:n/a 0.4 %
Korean:n/a 0.3 %
Polish:n/a 0.3 %
Vietnamese:n/a 0.2 %
Romany:0.2 % n/a
Japanese:n/a 0.2 %
Portuguese:n/a 0.2 %
Russian:n/a 0.2 %
Slovenian:0.2 % n/a
Albanian:0.2 % n/a
other:0.4 % 2.6 %


Religions

Christianity:91.6 % 78.5 %
nondenominational:5.8 % n/a
Islam:1.9 % 1.1 %
Jewry:0.1 % 1.8 %
Sikhism:0.1 % 1.6 %
Hinduism:0.2 % 1.0 %
Buddhism:0.3 % 0.7 %
other:0.0 % 15.3 %