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General information

 ZambiaUnited States
Region:Eastern AfricaNorth America
Area:752,610 km²9,831,510 km²
Official language:EnglishEnglish
Government form:Presidential republicFederal presidential republic
Independent since:1964 AD1776 AD
Capital:LusakaWashington, D.C.

Population

 ZambiaUnited States
Population:18,384,000329,484,000
Inhabitants/km²:24.433.5
Life expectancy males:Ø 61 yearsØ 75 years
Life expectancy females:Ø 67 yearsØ 80 years
Average age:Ø 16.9 yearsØ 38.5 years
Birthrate:35.78 ‰11.40 ‰
Deathrate:6.32 ‰8.70 ‰
Migrationrate:0.33 ‰3.03 ‰

Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
See also: Explanations and country ranking on quality of life

 ZambiaUnited States
Political stability:3463
Civil rights:3281
Health:1871
Climate:6866
Cost of Living:6038
Popularity:4767

Economy

 ZambiaUnited States
Currency:Zambian Kwacha
(1 ZMW = 100 Ngwee)
US Dollar
(1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:13.0 %5.5 %
Inflation rate:15.73 %4.70 %
Cost of Living:
(USA = 100%)
27.16 %100.00 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:15.60 %36.60 %
Average income:1,160 US$64,140 US$
Corruption index:33 (bad)67 (moderate)


 ZMB:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Gross domestic product:18,111 M US$0.99 M US$20,953,030 M US$63.59 M US$
Gross national product:21,382 M US$1.16 M US$21,261,523 M US$64.53 M US$
Exported goods:8,558 M US$0.47 M US$2,134,445 M US$6.48 M US$
Imported goods:5,836 M US$0.32 M US$2,811,124 M US$8.53 M US$

Infrastructure

 ZMB:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Roadways:67,671 km3.68 km6,586,610 km19.99 km
Railways:3,126 km0.17 km293,564 km0.89 km
Waterways:2,250 km0.12 km41,009 km0.12 km
Harbours:10.0003,6270.011
Airports:880.00513,5130.041

Energy balance

 ZMB:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Energy consumption:11.04 bn kWh600,523.63 kWh3,902.00 bn kWh11.84 m kWh
Energy production:11.55 bn kWh628,265.21 kWh4,095.00 bn kWh12.43 m kWh
Energy export:1.18 bn kWh63,968.82 kWh9.70 bn kWh29,424.79 kWh
Energy imports:2.19 bn kWh118,853.64 kWh72.72 bn kWh220,708.66 kWh
CO2 emissions:7.74 m t421.02 t4.98 bn t15,118.48 t

Telecommunication

 ZambiaUnited States
International dialing:+260+1
Internet domain:.zm.us

 ZMB
total
ZMB
per 1000
inh.
USA
total
USA
per 1000
inh.
Landlines:71,8444103,052,000313
Mobile cellulars:19,104,2081039442,457,0001343
Internet server:16,5711505,000,0001533
Internet users:3,492,952190294,658,590894
Broadband Internet:82,3174121,176,000368

Healthcare system

 ZambiaUnited States
Hospital beds per 1000 pop.:2.002.87
Physicians per 1000 inh.:0.092.59
Diabetes:4.5 %10.8 %
HIV:6.62 %0.20 %
Tuberculosis:3.2 %0.0 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:89.0 %75.0 %
Smokers:14.6 %23.4 %

Climate

Detailed info for: Zambia and United States

 ZambiaUnited States
Daytime temperatures:29.4 °C18.7 °C
Nighttime temperatures:15.8 °C7.2 °C
Rel. humidity:61 %67 %
Rain days:6.87.1
Sunshine hours per day:6.87.2

Native languages

 ZambiaUnited States
English:1.7 %82.1 %
Bembe:33.4 %n/a
Nyanja:14.7 %n/a
Tonga:11.4 %n/a
Spanish:n/a10.7 %
Lozi:5.5 %n/a
Chewa:4.5 %n/a
Nsenga:2.9 %n/a
Tumbuka:2.5 %n/a
Lunda:1.9 %n/a
Lamba:1.8 %n/a
Lala:1.8 %n/a
Kaonde:1.8 %n/a
Luvale:1.5 %n/a
Mambwe:1.3 %n/a
Namwanga:1.2 %n/a
Lenje:1.1 %n/a
Bisa:1.0 %n/a
Chinese:n/a0.9 %
French:n/a0.7 %
Italian:n/a0.6 %
German:n/a0.6 %
Tagalog:n/a0.4 %
Polish:n/a0.3 %
Korean:n/a0.3 %
Vietnamese:n/a0.2 %
Russian:n/a0.2 %
Portuguese:n/a0.2 %
Japanese:n/a0.2 %
Eskimo:n/a0.0 %
other:10.0 %2.6 %

Religions

 ZambiaUnited States
Christianity:95.5 %78.5 %
Nondenominational:1.8 %n/a
Jewry:n/a1.8 %
Sikhism:n/a1.6 %
Islam:n/a1.1 %
Hinduism:n/a1.0 %
Buddhism:n/a0.7 %
other:2.7 %15.3 %