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 Zimbabwe
All information: Zimbabwe
 
 United States
All information: United States
 
Area:390,760 km² 9,831,510 km²
Population:14,439,000 326,688,000
Official language:English English

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Government

Government form:Semi-presidential republic Federal presidential republic
Independent since:1980 n.Chr. 1776 n.Chr.
Capital:Harare Washington, D.C.


Population

Inhabitants per km²:37.0 33.2
Life expectancy males:59.5 years 76.1 years
Life expectancy females:62.6 years 81.1 years
Average age:19.5 years 37.4 years
Birthrate:30.68 ‰ 11.60 ‰
Deathrate:7.88 ‰ 8.60 ‰
Migrationrate:-5.00 ‰ 3.00 ‰


Quality of life

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Political stability:49 75
Civil rights:3 96
Health:4 68
Security:85 63
Climate:93 64
Cost of Living:38 36
Popularity:12 92


Economy

Currency:Zimbabwe Dollar (1 ZWL = 100 Cents) US Dollar (1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:5.0 % 3.7 %
Inflation rate:0.91 % 1.81 %
Cost of Living:83.50 % 110.20 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:31.60 % 36.60 %
Average income:1,599 € 56,427 €
Corruption index:24 (very bad) 69 (moderate)
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Gross domestic product:27,691 Mio €1.92 M € 18,351,356 M €56.17 M €
Gross national product:23,051 Mio €1.60 M € 18,433,513 M €56.43 M €
Exported goods:4,212 M €0.29 M € 2,234,305 M €6.84 M €
Imported goods:5,859 M €0.41 M € 2,794,991 M €8.56 M €

Infrastructure

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Roadways:97,267 km6.74 km 6,586,610 km20.16 km
Railways:3,427 km0.24 km 293,564 km0.90 km
Airports:1960.014 13,5130.041


Energy balance

 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Energy consumption:7.12 bn kWh492,969.81 kWh 3,902.00 bn kWh11.94 m kWh
Energy production:6.80 bn kWh470,946.15 kWh 4,095.00 bn kWh12.53 m kWh
Energy export:1.24 bn kWh85,809.16 kWh 9.70 bn kWh29,676.68 kWh
Energy imports:2.22 bn kWh153,750.07 kWh 72.72 bn kWh222,598.05 kWh
CO2 emissions:12.02 m t832.50 t 5.25 bn t16,083.50 t


Telecommunication

International dialing:+263 +1
Internet domain:.zw .us
 
 totalper 1000 people totalper 1000 people
Landlines:268,84919 109,961,000337
Mobile phones:12,908,992894 422,000,0001,292
Internet server:30,6152 505,000,0001,546
Internet users:3,906,547271 285,087,483873



Healthcare system

Hospital beds/1000 inh.:1.70 2.90
Physicians per 1000 inh.:0.08 2.59
Diabetes sufferers:1.8 % 10.8 %
Tuberculosis sufferers:2.1 % 0.0 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:83.0 % 77.0 %
Smokers:15.8 % 21.8 %

Climate

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Daytime temperatures:27.2 °C 18.7 °C
Nighttime temperatures:13.8 °C 7.2 °C
Relative humidity:62 % 67 %
Absolute humidity:12 g/m³ 9 g/m³
Rain days per year:58.8 85.2
Sunshine hours per day:8.5 7.2


Native languages

English:2.2 % 82.1 %
Shona:72.1 % n/a
Ndebele:16.2 % n/a
Spanish:n/a 10.7 %
Nyanja:2.2 % n/a
German:n/a 0.7 %
French:n/a 0.7 %
Chinese:n/a 0.6 %
Italian:n/a 0.6 %
Tagalog:n/a 0.4 %
Polish:n/a 0.3 %
Korean:n/a 0.3 %
Vietnamese:n/a 0.2 %
Japanese:n/a 0.2 %
Portuguese:n/a 0.2 %
other:7.3 % 3.0 %


Religions

Christianity:92.7 % 78.5 %
nondenominational:6.1 % n/a
Jewry:n/a 1.8 %
Buddhism:n/a 0.7 %
Islam:n/a 0.6 %
other:1.2 % 18.4 %