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 Rwanda
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Area:26,340 km² 9,831,510 km²
Population:12,627,000 328,240,000
Official language:Kinyarwanda English

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Government

Government form:Presidential republic Federal presidential republic
Independent since:1962 n.Chr. 1776 n.Chr.
Capital:Kigali Washington, D.C.


Population

Inhabitants per km²:479.4 33.4
Life expectancy males:66.5 years 76.1 years
Life expectancy females:70.8 years 81.1 years
Average age:18.2 years 37.4 years
Birthrate:31.70 ‰ 11.60 ‰
Deathrate:5.21 ‰ 8.60 ‰
Migrationrate:-3.30 ‰ 3.00 ‰


Quality of life

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Political stability:67 75
Civil rights:46 96
Health:21 68
Security:94 63
Climate:54 64
Cost of Living:61 36
Popularity:13 92


Economy

Currency:Rwandan Franc (1 RWF = 100 Centimes) US Dollar (1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:1.0 % 3.7 %
Inflation rate:3.35 % 1.81 %
Cost of Living:51.10 % 110.20 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:33.20 % 36.60 %
Average income:732 € 58,741 €
Corruption index:53 (moderate) 69 (moderate)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:9,042 Mio €0.72 M € 19,140,420 M €58.31 M €
Gross national product:9,264 Mio €0.73 M € 19,280,405 M €58.74 M €
Exported goods:1,825 M €0.14 M € 2,231,382 M €6.80 M €
Imported goods:2,808 M €0.22 M € 2,782,006 M €8.48 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:4,700 km0.37 km 6,586,610 km20.07 km
Airports:70.001 13,5130.041


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:527.30 m kWh41,759.89 kWh 3,902.00 bn kWh11.89 m kWh
Energy production:525.00 m kWh41,577.74 kWh 4,095.00 bn kWh12.48 m kWh
Energy export:4.00 m kWh316.78 kWh 9.70 bn kWh29,536.36 kWh
Energy imports:42.00 m kWh3,326.22 kWh 72.72 bn kWh221,545.53 kWh
CO2 emissions:1.11 m t88.28 t 5.01 bn t15,251.98 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+250 +1
Internet domain:.rw .us
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:12,9601 109,961,000335
Mobile phones:9,700,609768 422,000,0001,286
Internet server:1,4470 505,000,0001,539
Internet users:2,748,588218 286,441,872873



Healthcare system

Hospital beds/1000 inh.:1.60 2.90
Physicians per 1000 inh.:0.13 2.59
Diabetes sufferers:5.1 % 10.8 %
Tuberculosis sufferers:0.6 % 0.0 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:87.0 % 77.0 %
Smokers:12.3 % 21.8 %

Climate

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Daytime temperatures:26.4 °C 18.7 °C
Nighttime temperatures:15.7 °C 7.2 °C
Relative humidity:76 % 67 %
Absolute humidity:15 g/m³ 9 g/m³
Rain days per year:148.8 85.2
Sunshine hours per day:5.5 7.2


Native languages

Kinyarwanda:93.2 % n/a
English:0.1 % 82.1 %
Spanish:n/a 10.7 %
Chinese:n/a 0.9 %
French:0.1 % 0.7 %
Italian:n/a 0.6 %
German:n/a 0.6 %
Tagalog:n/a 0.4 %
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:6.6 % 2.8 %


Religions

Christianity:93.4 % 78.5 %
nondenominational:3.6 % n/a
Islam:1.8 % 0.6 %
Jewry:n/a 1.8 %
Buddhism:n/a 0.7 %
Animism:0.1 % n/a
other:1.1 % 18.4 %