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Russia

 

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 Russia
All information: Russia
 
 United States
All information: United States
 
Area:17,098,250 km² 9,831,510 km²
Population:144,478,000 327,167,000
Official language:Russian English

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Government

Government form:Federal republic Federal presidential republic
Independent since:1991 n.Chr. 1776 n.Chr.
Capital:Moscow Washington, D.C.


Population

Inhabitants per km²:8.4 33.3
Life expectancy males:67.1 years 76.1 years
Life expectancy females:77.4 years 81.1 years
Birthrate:12.90 ‰ 11.80 ‰
Deathrate:12.90 ‰ 8.50 ‰
Migrationrate:1.70 ‰ 3.80 ‰


Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
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Political stability:55 73
Civil rights:16 97
Health:76 68
Security:50 63
Climate:27 65
Cost of Living:89 8
Popularity:88 95


Economy

Currency:Russian Rubel (1 RUB = 100 Kopeken) US Dollar (1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:4.7 % 3.9 %
Inflation rate:2.88 % 2.44 %
Cost of Living:52.20 % 108.80 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:46.30 % 43.80 %
Average income:8,662 € 53,218 €
Corruption index:28 (very bad) 71 (good)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:1,403,517 Mio €9.71 M € 17,353,175 M €53.04 M €
Gross national product:1,271,515 Mio €8.80 M € 17,411,190 M €53.22 M €
Exported goods:429,937 M €2.98 M € 2,117,955 M €6.47 M €
Imported goods:290,657 M €2.01 M € 2,649,443 M €8.10 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:1,283,387 km8.88 km 6,586,610 km20.13 km
Railways:87,157 km0.60 km 293,564 km0.90 km
Waterways:102,000 km0.71 km 41,009 km0.13 km
Harbours:2,6250.018 3,6920.011
Airports:1,2180.008 13,5130.041


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:909.60 bn kWh6.30 m kWh 3,902.00 bn kWh11.93 m kWh
Energy production:1,031.00 bn kWh7.14 m kWh 4,095.00 bn kWh12.52 m kWh
Energy export:13.13 bn kWh90,878.86 kWh 9.70 bn kWh29,633.14 kWh
Energy imports:3.19 bn kWh22,107.16 kWh 72.72 bn kWh222,271.51 kWh
CO2 emissions:1.71 bn t11,803.49 t 5.25 bn t16,059.91 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+7 +1
Internet domain:.ru .us
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:31,952,072221 119,902,000366
Mobile phones:227,299,6631,573 391,600,0001,197
Internet server:14,865,000103 505,000,0001,544
Internet users:109,815,076760 246,136,707752



Climate

Detailed info for: Russia and United States

Daytime temperatures:8.5 °C 18.6 °C
Nighttime temperatures:-0.8 °C 7.1 °C
Water temperature:7.0 °C 19.1 °C
Relative humidity:76 % 67 %
Absolute humidity:6 g/m³ 9 g/m³
Rain days per year:97.2 85.2
Sunshine hours per day:5.4 7.2


Native languages

English:n/a 82.1 %
Russian:82.0 % n/a
Spanish:n/a 10.7 %
Dolgang:5.3 % n/a
Tatar:3.0 % n/a
German:1.5 % 0.7 %
Ukrainian:1.3 % n/a
Chechen:1.0 % n/a
Chuvash:0.9 % n/a
French:n/a 0.7 %
Bashkir:0.7 % n/a
Italian:n/a 0.6 %
Chinese:n/a 0.6 %
Mordva:0.5 % n/a
Tagalog:n/a 0.4 %
Kazakh:0.4 % n/a
Mari:0.4 % n/a
Avarianian:0.4 % n/a
Byelorussian:0.3 % n/a
Udmur:0.3 % n/a
Polish:n/a 0.3 %
Korean:n/a 0.3 %
Vietnamese:n/a 0.2 %
Portuguese:n/a 0.2 %
Japanese:n/a 0.2 %
other:2.0 % 3.0 %


Religions

Christianity:79.6 % 78.5 %
nondenominational:7.0 % n/a
Islam:4.0 % 0.6 %
Jewry:0.1 % 1.8 %
Buddhism:0.6 % 0.7 %
other:8.7 % 18.4 %