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General information

 LesothoUnited States
Region:Southern AfricaNorth America
Area:30,360 km²9,831,510 km²
Official language:SothoEnglish
Government form:Parliamentary constitutional monarchyFederal presidential republic
Independent since:1966 AD1776 AD
Capital:MaseruWashington, D.C.

Population

 LesothoUnited States
Population:2,142,000331,501,000
Inhabitants/km²:70.633.7
Life expectancy males:Ø 52 yearsØ 75 years
Life expectancy females:Ø 58 yearsØ 80 years
Average age:Ø 24.7 yearsØ 38.5 years
Birthrate:26.00 ‰10.90 ‰
Deathrate:13.69 ‰10.30 ‰
Migrationrate:-4.59 ‰3.03 ‰

Quality of life

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

 LesothoUnited States
Political stability:3663
Civil rights:4081
Health:1271
Climate:8966
Cost of Living:6438
Popularity:3867

Economy

 LesothoUnited States
Currency:Lesotho Loti
(1 LSL = 100 Lisente)
US Dollar
(1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:24.6 %5.5 %
Inflation rate:6.05 %4.70 %
Cost of Living:
(USA = 100%)
39.33 %100.00 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:13.60 %36.60 %
Average income:1,100 US$64,140 US$
Corruption index:38 (bad)67 (moderate)


 LSO:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Gross domestic product:1,875 M US$0.88 M US$20,953,030 M US$63.21 M US$
Gross national product:2,355 M US$1.10 M US$21,261,523 M US$64.14 M US$
Exported goods:1,072 M US$0.50 M US$2,134,445 M US$6.44 M US$
Imported goods:2,273 M US$1.06 M US$2,811,124 M US$8.48 M US$

Infrastructure

 LSO:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Roadways:5,940 km2.77 km6,586,610 km19.87 km
Airports:240.01113,5130.041

Energy balance

 LSO:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Energy consumption:847.30 m kWh395,518.36 kWh3,902.00 bn kWh11.77 m kWh
Energy production:510.00 m kWh238,067.23 kWh4,095.00 bn kWh12.35 m kWh
Energy export:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh9.70 bn kWh29,245.76 kWh
Energy imports:373.00 m kWh174,115.84 kWh72.72 bn kWh219,365.80 kWh
CO2 emissions:2.57 m t1,199.67 t4.98 bn t15,026.50 t

Telecommunication

 LesothoUnited States
International dialing:+266+1
Internet domain:.ls.us

 LSO
total
LSO
per 1000
inh.
USA
total
USA
per 1000
inh.
Landlines:11,5745103,052,000311
Mobile cellulars:1,562,648729442,457,0001335
Internet server:11,0305505,000,0001523
Internet users:906,210423294,658,590889
Broadband Internet:5,0602121,176,000366

Healthcare system

 LesothoUnited States
Hospital beds per 1000 pop.:1.302.87
Physicians per 1000 inh.:0.072.59
Diabetes:4.5 %10.8 %
HIV:8.77 %0.20 %
Tuberculosis:6.5 %0.0 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:78.0 %75.0 %
Smokers:24.3 %23.0 %

Climate

Detailed info for: Lesotho and United States

 LesothoUnited States
Daytime temperatures:22.5 °C18.7 °C
Nighttime temperatures:7.7 °C7.1 °C
Rel. humidity:56 %67 %
Rain days:5.87.1
Sunshine hours per day:8.87.2

Native languages

 LesothoUnited States
Sotho:85.0 %n/a
English:n/a82.1 %
Zulu:15.0 %n/a
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:0.0 %2.6 %

Religions

 LesothoUnited States
Christianity:80.0 %78.5 %
Native religions:20.0 %n/a
Jewry:n/a1.8 %
Sikhism:n/a1.6 %
Islam:n/a1.1 %
Hinduism:n/a1.0 %
Buddhism:n/a0.7 %
other:0.0 %15.3 %