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 Maldives
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Area:300 km² 9,831,510 km²
Population:531,000 328,240,000
Official language:Dhivehi English

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Government

Government form:Presidential republic Federal presidential republic
Independent since:1965 n.Chr. 1776 n.Chr.
Capital:Malé Washington, D.C.


Population

Inhabitants per km²:1,769.8 33.4
Life expectancy males:77.2 years 76.1 years
Life expectancy females:80.5 years 81.1 years
Average age:25.0 years 37.4 years
Birthrate:14.20 ‰ 11.60 ‰
Deathrate:2.81 ‰ 8.60 ‰
Migrationrate:-12.70 ‰ 3.00 ‰


Quality of life

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Political stability:63 74
Civil rights:35 83
Health:71 74
Climate:58 64
Cost of Living:56 38
Popularity:8 85


Economy

Currency:Maldivian Rufiyaa (1 MVR = 100 Laari) US Dollar (1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:6.4 % 3.9 %
Inflation rate:0.22 % 1.81 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:30.20 % 36.60 %
Average income:8,647 € 58,821 €
Corruption index:29 (very bad) 69 (moderate)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:5,040 Mio €9.49 M € 19,145,356 M €58.33 M €
Gross national product:4,589 Mio €8.64 M € 19,308,457 M €58.82 M €
Exported goods:3,340 M €6.29 M € 2,258,389 M €6.88 M €
Imported goods:3,664 M €6.90 M € 2,773,678 M €8.45 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:93 km0.18 km 6,586,610 km20.07 km
Harbours:620.117 3,6730.011
Airports:90.017 13,5130.041


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:373.90 m kWh704,205.46 kWh 3,902.00 bn kWh11.89 m kWh
Energy production:402.00 m kWh757,129.16 kWh 4,095.00 bn kWh12.48 m kWh
Energy export:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh 9.70 bn kWh29,536.36 kWh
Energy imports:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh 72.72 bn kWh221,545.53 kWh
CO2 emissions:1.44 m t2,721.14 t 5.01 bn t15,251.98 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+960 +1
Internet domain:.mv .us
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:16,66431 107,281,000327
Mobile phones:828,0421,560 422,000,0001,286
Internet server:3,2966 505,000,0001,539
Internet users:335,486632 290,488,378885



Healthcare system

Hospital beds/1000 inh.:4.30 2.90
Physicians per 1000 inh.:1.04 2.59
Diabetes sufferers:9.2 % 10.8 %
Tuberculosis sufferers:0.4 % 0.0 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:64.0 % 79.0 %
Smokers:28.3 % 25.1 %

Climate

Detailed info for: Maldives and United States

Daytime temperatures:31.0 °C 18.8 °C
Nighttime temperatures:26.3 °C 7.3 °C
Water temperature:27.8 °C 17.7 °C
Relative humidity:80 % 67 %
Absolute humidity:25 g/m³ 9 g/m³
Rain days per year:124.8 85.2
Sunshine hours per day:7.7 7.2


Native languages

Dhivehi:100.0 % n/a
English:n/a 82.1 %
Spanish:n/a 10.7 %
Chinese:n/a 0.9 %
French:n/a 0.7 %
German:n/a 0.6 %
Italian:n/a 0.6 %
Tagalog:n/a 0.4 %
Korean:n/a 0.3 %
Polish:n/a 0.3 %
Vietnamese:n/a 0.2 %
Japanese:n/a 0.2 %
Portuguese:n/a 0.2 %
Russian:n/a 0.2 %
other:0.0 % 2.6 %