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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:3,195,000 327,167,000
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 km²:360.2 33.3
Life expectancy males:76.2 years 76.1 years
Life expectancy females:83.3 years 81.1 years
Birthrate:7.30 ‰ 11.80 ‰
Deathrate:8.90 ‰ 8.50 ‰
Migrationrate:-16.00 ‰ 3.80 ‰


Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
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Political stability:57 73
Civil rights:71 97
Health:67 68
Security:55 63
Climate:66 65
Cost of Living:24 8
Popularity:12 95


Economy

Currency:US Dollar (1 USD = 100 Cents) US Dollar (1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:11.4 % 3.9 %
Cost of Living:92.90 % 108.80 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:64.40 % 43.80 %
Average income:17,866 € 53,218 €
Corruption index:63 (moderate) 71 (good)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:85,632 Mio €26.80 M € 17,353,175 M €53.04 M €
Gross national product:57,081 Mio €17.86 M € 17,411,190 M €53.22 M €
Exported goods:61,956 M €19.39 M € 2,117,955 M €6.47 M €
Imported goods:41,499 M €12.99 M € 2,649,443 M €8.10 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:26,862 km8.41 km 6,586,610 km20.13 km
Airports:290.009 13,5130.041


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:19.48 bn kWh6.10 m kWh 3,902.00 bn kWh11.93 m kWh
Energy production:20.95 bn kWh6.56 m kWh 4,095.00 bn kWh12.52 m kWh
Energy export:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh 9.70 bn kWh29,633.14 kWh
Energy imports:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh 72.72 bn kWh222,271.51 kWh
CO2 emissions:19.85 m t6,212.54 t 5.25 bn t16,059.91 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+1809 +1
Internet domain:.pr .us
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:783,739245 119,902,000366
Mobile phones:3,389,4021,061 391,600,0001,197
Internet server:4690 505,000,0001,544
Internet users:2,324,561728 246,136,707752



Climate

Detailed info for: Puerto Rico and United States

Daytime temperatures:30.3 °C 18.6 °C
Nighttime temperatures:23.9 °C 7.1 °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 %