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Puerto Rico

 

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 Puerto Rico
All information: Puerto Rico
 
 United States
All information: United States
 
Area:8,870 km² 9,831,510 km²
Population:3,411,000 323,128,000
Official language:Spanish English

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Government

Government form:Presidential democracy (unincorporated territory of the US) Federal presidential republic
Capital:San Juan Washington, D.C.


Population

Inhabitants per km²:384.6 32.9
Life expectancy males:76.0 years 76.3 years
Life expectancy females:83.7 years 81.2 years
Birthrate:9.00 ‰ 12.40 ‰
Deathrate:8.10 ‰ 8.40 ‰
Migrationrate:-16.90 % 3.90 %


Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
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Political stability:74 74
Civil rights:72 99
Health:69 70
Security:55 67
Climate:66 65
Cost of Living:23 33
Popularity:12 92


Economy

Currency:US Dollar (1 USD = 100 Cents) US Dollar (1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:11.7 % 4.4 %
Cost of Living:96.70 % 110.80 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:63.40 % 43.80 %
Average income:17,199 € 50,323 €
Corruption index:63 (moderate) 75 (good)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:92,976 Mio €27.26 M € 16,486,213 M €51.02 M €
Gross national product:58,684 Mio €17.20 M € 16,260,820 M €50.32 M €
Exported goods:64,761 M €18.98 M € 1,954,564 M €6.05 M €
Imported goods:43,383 M €12.72 M € 2,401,403 M €7.43 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:26,862 km7.87 km 6,586,610 km20.38 km
Airports:290.009 13,5130.042


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:18.88 bn kWh5.53 m kWh 3,911.00 bn kWh12.10 m kWh
Energy production:20.30 bn kWh5.95 m kWh 4,088.00 bn kWh12.65 m kWh
Energy export:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh 9.70 bn kWh30,003.64 kWh
Energy imports:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh 80.66 bn kWh249,622.82 kWh
CO2 emissions:19.00 m t5,569.71 t 5.25 bn t16,260.70 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+1809 +1
Internet domain:.pr .us
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:813,546238 121,530,000376
Mobile phones:3,227,281946 416,684,0001,290
Internet server:4690 505,000,0001,563
Internet users:2,739,962803 246,147,996762



Climate

Detailed info for: Puerto Rico and United States

Daytime temperatures:30.3 °C 18.8 °C
Nighttime temperatures:23.9 °C 7.2 °C
Water temperature:27.1 °C 19.1 °C
Relative humidity:75 % 67 %
Absolute humidity:21 g/m³ 9 g/m³
Rain days per year:164.4 85.2
Sunshine hours per day:8.1 7.2


Native languages

English:47.4 % 82.1 %
Spanish:51.3 % 10.7 %
French:n/a 0.7 %
German:n/a 0.7 %
Italian:n/a 0.6 %
Chinese:n/a 0.6 %
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 %
Vietnamese:n/a 0.2 %
other:1.3 % 3.0 %


Religions

Christianity:85.0 % 78.5 %
Jewry:n/a 1.8 %
Buddhism:n/a 0.7 %
Islam:n/a 0.6 %
other:15.0 % 18.4 %