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Nicaragua

 

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 Nicaragua
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 United States
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Area:130,370 km² 9,831,510 km²
Population:6,466,000 327,167,000
Official language:Spanish English

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Government

Government form:Presidential republic Federal presidential republic
Independent since:1838 n.Chr. 1776 n.Chr.
Capital:Managua Washington, D.C.


Population

Inhabitants per km²:49.6 33.3
Life expectancy males:72.6 years 76.1 years
Life expectancy females:78.6 years 81.1 years
Birthrate:19.10 ‰ 11.80 ‰
Deathrate:4.80 ‰ 8.50 ‰
Migrationrate:-2.60 ‰ 3.80 ‰


Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
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Political stability:54 70
Civil rights:18 97
Health:41 69
Security:82 63
Climate:48 64
Cost of Living:31 32
Popularity:24 95


Economy

Currency:Córdoba Oro (1 NIO = 100 Centavos) US Dollar (1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:4.5 % 3.9 %
Inflation rate:4.95 % 2.44 %
Cost of Living:64.50 % 108.80 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:60.60 % 43.80 %
Average income:1,719 € 53,218 €
Corruption index:25 (very bad) 71 (good)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:11,107 Mio €1.72 M € 17,353,175 M €53.04 M €
Gross national product:11,110 Mio €1.72 M € 17,411,191 M €53.22 M €
Exported goods:4,667 M €0.72 M € 2,117,489 M €6.47 M €
Imported goods:5,699 M €0.88 M € 2,644,259 M €8.08 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:23,897 km3.70 km 6,586,610 km20.13 km
Waterways:2,220 km0.34 km 41,009 km0.13 km
Harbours:50.001 3,6920.011
Airports:1470.023 13,5130.041


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:3.59 bn kWh555,253.70 kWh 3,902.00 bn kWh11.93 m kWh
Energy production:4.45 bn kWh688,885.79 kWh 4,095.00 bn kWh12.52 m kWh
Energy export:17.87 m kWh2,763.90 kWh 9.70 bn kWh29,633.14 kWh
Energy imports:205.00 m kWh31,706.69 kWh 72.72 bn kWh222,271.51 kWh
CO2 emissions:4.86 m t752.06 t 5.25 bn t16,059.91 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+505 +1
Internet domain:.ni .us
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:375,85658 119,902,000366
Mobile phones:8,179,8761,265 391,600,0001,197
Internet server:296,06846 505,000,0001,544
Internet users:1,801,488279 246,136,707752



Climate

Detailed info for: Nicaragua and United States

Daytime temperatures:34.3 °C 18.6 °C
Nighttime temperatures:21.7 °C 7.1 °C
Relative humidity:74 % 67 %
Absolute humidity:22 g/m³ 9 g/m³
Rain days per year:90 85.2
Sunshine hours per day:7.9 7.2


Native languages

Spanish:95.3 % 10.7 %
English:n/a 82.1 %
Miskito:2.2 % n/a
German:n/a 0.7 %
French:n/a 0.7 %
Chinese:n/a 0.6 %
Italian:n/a 0.6 %
Creole:0.5 % n/a
Tagalog:n/a 0.4 %
Korean:n/a 0.3 %
Polish:n/a 0.3 %
Portuguese:n/a 0.2 %
Japanese:n/a 0.2 %
Sumo:0.2 % n/a
Vietnamese:n/a 0.2 %
other:1.8 % 3.0 %


Religions

Christianity:82.6 % 78.5 %
nondenominational:15.7 % n/a
Jewry:n/a 1.8 %
Buddhism:n/a 0.7 %
Islam:n/a 0.6 %
other:1.7 % 18.4 %