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 Luxembourg
All information: Luxembourg
 
 United States
All information: United States
 
Area:2,590 km² 9,831,510 km²
Population:608,000 326,688,000
Official language:Luxembourgish 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 km²:234.7 33.2
Life expectancy males:79.9 years 76.1 years
Life expectancy females:84.4 years 81.1 years
Average age:39.0 years 37.4 years
Birthrate:10.30 ‰ 11.60 ‰
Deathrate:7.10 ‰ 8.60 ‰
Migrationrate:13.30 ‰ 3.00 ‰


Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
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Political stability:92 75
Civil rights:100 96
Health:88 68
Security:100 63
Climate:24 64
Cost of Living:45 36
Popularity:42 92


Economy

Currency: Euro (1 EUR = 100 Cent) US Dollar (1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:5.4 % 3.7 %
Inflation rate:1.74 % 1.81 %
Cost of Living:122.80 % 110.20 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:20.40 % 36.60 %
Average income:63,278 € 56,427 €
Corruption index:80 (good) 69 (moderate)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:63,319 Mio €104.15 M € 18,351,356 M €56.17 M €
Gross national product:38,471 Mio €63.28 M € 18,433,513 M €56.43 M €
Exported goods:121,582 M €199.99 M € 2,234,305 M €6.84 M €
Imported goods:98,506 M €162.03 M € 2,794,991 M €8.56 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:2,875 km4.73 km 6,586,610 km20.16 km
Railways:275 km0.45 km 293,564 km0.90 km
Waterways:37 km0.06 km 41,009 km0.13 km
Harbours:1430.235 3,6730.011
Airports:20.003 13,5130.041


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:6.48 bn kWh10.65 m kWh 3,902.00 bn kWh11.94 m kWh
Energy production:334.50 m kWh550,209.72 kWh 4,095.00 bn kWh12.53 m kWh
Energy export:1.42 bn kWh2.34 m kWh 9.70 bn kWh29,676.68 kWh
Energy imports:7.72 bn kWh12.70 m kWh 72.72 bn kWh222,598.05 kWh
CO2 emissions:9.66 m t15,887.62 t 5.25 bn t16,083.50 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+352 +1
Internet domain:.lu .us
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:273,530450 109,961,000337
Mobile phones:798,6001,314 422,000,0001,292
Internet server:250,900413 505,000,0001,546
Internet users:590,084971 285,087,483873



Healthcare system

Hospital beds/1000 inh.:4.80 2.90
Physicians per 1000 inh.:3.03 2.59
Diabetes sufferers:5.0 % 10.8 %
Tuberculosis sufferers:0.1 % 0.0 %
Smokers:23.5 % 21.8 %

Climate

Detailed info for: Luxembourg and United States

Daytime temperatures:13.9 °C 18.7 °C
Nighttime temperatures:6.3 °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 %
Luxembourgish: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 %
Polish:n/a 0.3 %
Korean:n/a 0.3 %
Vietnamese:n/a 0.2 %
Japanese: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 %