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El Salvador

 

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 El Salvador
All information: El Salvador
 
 United States
All information: United States
 
Area:21,040 km² 9,831,510 km²
Population:6,345,000 323,128,000
Official language:Spanish English

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Politik

Government form:Presidential republic Federal presidential republic
Independent since:1841 n.Chr. 1776 n.Chr.
Capital:San Salvador Washington, D.C.


Population

Inhabitants per km²:301.6 32.9
Life expectancy males:68.8 years 76.3 years
Life expectancy females:77.9 years 81.2 years
Birthrate:18.54 ‰ 12.40 ‰
Deathrate:6.73 ‰ 8.40 ‰
Migrationrate:-8.00 % 3.90 %


Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
Visit also: Explanations and country ranking on quality of life (in german only)
 
Political stability:66 74
Civil rights:37 99
Health:42 70
Security:55 67
Climate:69 65
Cost of Living:75 11
Popularity:4 92


Economy

Currency:US Dollar (1 USD = 100 Cents) US Dollar (1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:4.5 % 4.4 %
Inflation rate:0.60 % 1.26 %
Cost of Living:63.10 % 110.80 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:35.50 % 43.80 %
Average income:3,470 € 50,323 €
corruption index:33 (bad) 75 (good)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:23,721 Mio €3.74 M € 16,486,213 M €51.02 M €
Gross national product:21,996 Mio €3.47 M € 16,260,820 M €50.32 M €
Exported goods:5,898 M €0.93 M € 1,954,564 M €6.05 M €
Imported goods:9,334 M €1.47 M € 2,401,403 M €7.43 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:6,918 km1.09 km 6,586,610 km20.38 km
Railways:13 km0.00 km 293,564 km0.91 km
Harbours:20.000 3930.001
Airports:680.011 13,5130.042


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:6.35 bn kWh1.00 m kWh 3,911.00 bn kWh12.10 m kWh
Energy production:5.48 bn kWh864,025.25 kWh 4,088.00 bn kWh12.65 m kWh
Energy export:74.30 m kWh11,710.52 kWh 9.70 bn kWh30,003.64 kWh
Energy imports:1.07 bn kWh168,013.67 kWh 80.66 bn kWh249,622.82 kWh
CO2 emissions:6.29 m t990.62 t 5.25 bn t16,260.70 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+503 +1
Internet domain:.sv .us
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:933,377147 121,530,000376
Mobile phones:9,101,8681,435 416,684,0001,290
Internet server:24,0704 505,000,0001,563
Internet users:1,839,784290 246,147,996762



Climate

Detailed info for: El Salvador and United States

Daytime temperatures:28.5 °C 18.8 °C
Nighttime temperatures:18.2 °C 7.2 °C
Relative humidity:76 % 67 %
Absolute humidity:17 g/m³ 9 g/m³
Rain days per year:111.6 85.2
Sunshine hours per day:8.3 7.2


Native languages

Spanish:99.0 % 10.7 %
English:n/a 82.1 %
French:n/a 0.7 %
German:n/a 0.7 %
Italian:n/a 0.6 %
Chinese:n/a 0.6 %
Nahua:0.4 % 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 %
Vietnamese:n/a 0.2 %
other:0.6 % 3.0 %


Religions

Christianity:80.9 % 78.5 %
nondenominational:16.8 % n/a
Jewry:n/a 1.7 %
Buddhism:n/a 0.7 %
Islam:n/a 0.6 %
other:2.3 % 18.5 %