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 Luxembourg
All information: Luxembourg
 
 United States
All information: United States
 
Area:2,590 km² 9,831,510 km²
Population:582,000 323,128,000
Official language:Luxembourgian English

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Government

Government form:Constitutional monarchy Federal presidential republic
Independent since:1867 n.Chr. 1776 n.Chr.
Capital:Luxembourg Washington, D.C.


Population

Inhabitants per km²:224.7 32.9
Life expectancy males:80.0 years 76.3 years
Life expectancy females:84.7 years 81.2 years
Birthrate:10.40 ‰ 12.40 ‰
Deathrate:6.80 ‰ 8.40 ‰
Migrationrate:15.50 % 3.90 %


Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
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Political stability:95 74
Civil rights:100 99
Health:91 70
Security:100 67
Climate:24 65
Cost of Living:46 33
Popularity:43 92


Economy

Currency: Euro (1 EUR = 100 Cent) US Dollar (1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:5.7 % 4.4 %
Inflation rate:0.30 % 1.26 %
Cost of Living:121.50 % 110.80 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:20.50 % 43.80 %
Average income:63,371 € 50,323 €
Corruption index:82 (good) 75 (good)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:51,900 Mio €89.17 M € 16,486,213 M €51.02 M €
Gross national product:36,884 Mio €63.37 M € 16,260,820 M €50.32 M €
Exported goods:99,652 M €171.22 M € 1,954,564 M €6.05 M €
Imported goods:81,995 M €140.88 M € 2,401,403 M €7.43 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:2,899 km4.98 km 6,586,610 km20.38 km
Railways:275 km0.47 km 293,564 km0.91 km
Waterways:37 km0.06 km 41,009 km0.13 km
Harbours:490.084 3930.001
Airports:20.003 13,5130.042


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:6.18 bn kWh10.61 m kWh 3,911.00 bn kWh12.10 m kWh
Energy production:735.00 m kWh1.26 m kWh 4,088.00 bn kWh12.65 m kWh
Energy export:1.42 bn kWh2.44 m kWh 9.70 bn kWh30,003.64 kWh
Energy imports:7.72 bn kWh13.26 m kWh 80.66 bn kWh249,622.82 kWh
CO2 emissions:9.66 m t16,595.61 t 5.25 bn t16,260.70 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+352 +1
Internet domain:.lu .us
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:280,000481 121,530,000376
Mobile phones:813,0001,397 416,684,0001,290
Internet server:250,900431 505,000,0001,563
Internet users:568,362977 246,147,996762



Climate

Detailed info for: Luxembourg and United States

Daytime temperatures:13.8 °C 18.8 °C
Nighttime temperatures:6.2 °C 7.2 °C
Rain days per year:124.8 85.2
Sunshine hours per day:5.0 7.2


Native languages

English:n/a 82.1 %
Luxembourgian:64.4 % n/a
Portuguese:13.0 % 0.2 %
Spanish:n/a 10.7 %
Italian:4.6 % 0.6 %
French:4.2 % 0.7 %
German:2.3 % 0.7 %
Chinese:n/a 0.6 %
Tagalog:n/a 0.4 %
Korean:n/a 0.3 %
Polish:n/a 0.3 %
Japanese:n/a 0.2 %
Vietnamese:n/a 0.2 %
other:11.5 % 3.0 %


Religions

Christianity:87.0 % 78.5 %
Jewry:n/a 1.8 %
Buddhism:n/a 0.7 %
Islam:n/a 0.6 %
other:13.0 % 18.4 %