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United States
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Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
Australia
Norway
COVID-19 statistics
COVID-19 confirmed cases (total)The total number of COVID-19 (coronavirus) confirmed cases. Source: worldometers.info
COVID-19 confirmed cases (total)The total number of COVID-19 (coronavirus) confirmed cases. Source: worldometers.info223,837
3,860,681
85,570,755
2,507,948
8,737,532
1,105,181
18,053,287
244,182
7,156,555
1,432,443
COVID-19 deaths (total)The total number of deaths caused by COVID-19 (coronavirus). Source: worldometers.info
COVID-19 deaths (total)The total number of deaths caused by COVID-19 (coronavirus). Source: worldometers.info5,226
40,925
1,030,775
18,944
30,458
8,529
24,103
1,073
8,374
3,141
COVID-19 patients recoveredThe number of patients diagnosed with COVID-19 (coronavirus) that have successfully recovered from the disease. Source: worldometers.info
COVID-19 patients recoveredThe number of patients diagnosed with COVID-19 (coronavirus) that have successfully recovered from the disease. Source: worldometers.info215,339
3,525,256
81,937,406
2,481,578
8,388,328
1,096,387
17,540,936
235,939
6,776,072
0
COVID-19 cases per 1 million inhabitantsThe number of COVID-19 (coronavirus) confirmed cases per 1 million inhabitants. Source: worldometers.info
COVID-19 cases per 1 million inhabitantsThe number of COVID-19 (coronavirus) confirmed cases per 1 million inhabitants. Source: worldometers.info156
100,619
255,678
245,429
69,487
97,687
351,554
378,414
274,612
260,369
COVID-19 new cases (total)The total number of new COVID-19 (coronavirus) cases according to the last official status report. Source: worldometers.info
COVID-19 new cases (total)The total number of new COVID-19 (coronavirus) cases according to the last official status report. Source: worldometers.info102
0
0
0
31,542
45
16,567
0
38,954
0
Total score for "COVID-19 statistics"
Total score for "COVID-19 statistics"
Geography
ForestsThe percentage of land covered by forests. Forests have a key role in removing pollutants and cleansing the air.
ForestsThe percentage of land covered by forests. Forests have a key role in removing pollutants and cleansing the air.22.3%
34.1%
33.3%
68.7%
68.5%
27.3%
63.9%
33.5%
16.2%
27.8%
Agricultural landThe percentage of land dedicated to agricultural use, including arable land, permanent crops, and permanent pasture.
Agricultural landThe percentage of land dedicated to agricultural use, including arable land, permanent crops, and permanent pasture.54.7%
6.8%
44.5%
7.5%
12.5%
60.3%
18.1%
50.7%
52.9%
2.7%
CoastlineThe total length of the border between the land area and the sea, including the country’s islands.
CoastlineThe total length of the border between the land area and the sea, including the country’s islands.14 500 km
202 080 km
19 924 km
3 218 km
29 751 km
3 735 km
2 413 km
0 km
25 760 km
25 148 km
Total land areaThe country’s total land area (excluding inland and sea waters). To get a better idea of how large the country is, you can compare it with a soccer field, which has 0.007km².
Total land areaThe country’s total land area (excluding inland and sea waters). To get a better idea of how large the country is, you can compare it with a soccer field, which has 0.007km².9 326 410 km²
9 093 507 km²
9 147 593 km²
410 335 km²
364 485 km²
109 820 km²
96 920 km²
2 586 km²
7 682 300 km²
304 282 km²
Total water areaThe country’s total water area, summing up all inland waters: lakes, rivers, reservoirs, wetlands, etc.
Total water areaThe country’s total water area, summing up all inland waters: lakes, rivers, reservoirs, wetlands, etc.270 550 km²
891 163 km²
685 924 km²
39 960 km²
13 430 km²
1 040 km²
2 800 km²
N.A.58 920 km²
19 520 km²
Total score for "Geography"
Total score for "Geography"
Demographics
PopulationPopulous cities or countries usually offer better employment opportunities because of their large economies. Big cities attract companies and business investment, and are usually important cultural centers and research hubs. Source: Wikipedia, 2022.
PopulationPopulous cities or countries usually offer better employment opportunities because of their large economies. Big cities attract companies and business investment, and are usually important cultural centers and research hubs. Source: Wikipedia, 2022.1398.719 million
37.6 million
329.256 million
10.272 million
126.317 million
11.1 million
51.811 million
0.613 million
25.456 million
5.328 million
Population densityPopulation density shows how cramped or spread out inhabitants are. Cities or countries with high population densities can be considered overpopulated, which can be a problem if the infrastructure is underdeveloped. Source: Wikipedia, 2022.
Population densityPopulation density shows how cramped or spread out inhabitants are. Cities or countries with high population densities can be considered overpopulated, which can be a problem if the infrastructure is underdeveloped. Source: Wikipedia, 2022.145 people/km²
3.92 people/km²
33.6 people/km²
23 people/km²
334 people/km²
102.1 people/km²
517 people/km²
233.7 people/km²
3 people/km²
16 people/km²
Overall life expectancy at birthThe average life expectancy at birth is the number of years that the population of a country is expected to live. This metric reflects the overall quality of life.
Overall life expectancy at birthThe average life expectancy at birth is the number of years that the population of a country is expected to live. This metric reflects the overall quality of life.75.8 years
82 years
80.1 years
82.2 years
85.5 years
78.9 years
82.5 years
82.4 years
82.4 years
82 years
Life expectancy at birth for femalesThe average life expectancy at birth for the country’s female population.
Life expectancy at birth for femalesThe average life expectancy at birth for the country’s female population.78.1 years
84.8 years
82.3 years
84.3 years
89 years
81.4 years
85.8 years
85 years
85 years
84.1 years
Life expectancy at birth for malesThe average life expectancy at birth for the country’s male population.
Life expectancy at birth for malesThe average life expectancy at birth for the country’s male population.73.7 years
79.4 years
77.8 years
80.3 years
82.2 years
76.6 years
79.4 years
79.9 years
79.9 years
79.9 years
Total score for "Demographics"
Total score for "Demographics"
Economy
Gross domestic product (GDP)The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) reflects the value and productivity of an economy. It measures the market value of all the final goods and services produced annually. To reflect the differences in the cost of living and inflation rates, we show the GDP at purchasing power parity (PPP). Sources: Wikipedia, CIA World Factbook, 2022.
Gross domestic product (GDP)The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) reflects the value and productivity of an economy. It measures the market value of all the final goods and services produced annually. To reflect the differences in the cost of living and inflation rates, we show the GDP at purchasing power parity (PPP). Sources: Wikipedia, CIA World Factbook, 2022.27331$ billion
1930$ billion
20494$ billion
567$ billion
5749$ billion
137$ billion
2241$ billion
70.9$ billion
1313$ billion
397$ billion
Unemployment rateLow unemployment rate indicates better career opportunities and economic growth. Source: Wikipedia, 2022; city's official stats, 2022.
Unemployment rateLow unemployment rate indicates better career opportunities and economic growth. Source: Wikipedia, 2022; city's official stats, 2022.3.9%
6.3%
4.4%
6.7%
2.9%
2.6%
3.7%
5.8%
5.6%
4.2%
Education expendituresThe total amount of public expenditure on education. Public spending on education includes direct expenditure on schools, universities, and other types of educational institutions, as well as educational-related public subsidies.
Education expendituresThe total amount of public expenditure on education. Public spending on education includes direct expenditure on schools, universities, and other types of educational institutions, as well as educational-related public subsidies.N.A.5.3% of GDP
5% of GDP
7.6% of GDP
3.5% of GDP
12.8% of GDP
5.3% of GDP
3.9% of GDP
5.3% of GDP
7.6% of GDP
GDP per capitaThe GDP per capita is calculated by dividing the total GDP by the number of people living in the country. A higher GDP per capita indicates a superior standard of living.
GDP per capitaThe GDP per capita is calculated by dividing the total GDP by the number of people living in the country. A higher GDP per capita indicates a superior standard of living.19 520.00$
51 546.00$
62 606.00$
54 474.00$
45 565.00$
22 237.00$
43 212.00$
114 825.00$
52 191.00$
74 065.00$
Real GDP growth rateThe real GDP growth rate represents the year-over-year GDP growth, calculated by taking into account the price fluctuations caused by inflation.
Real GDP growth rateThe real GDP growth rate represents the year-over-year GDP growth, calculated by taking into account the price fluctuations caused by inflation.6.9%
3%
2.2%
2.1%
1.7%
1.6%
3.1%
1.6%
2.2%
1.9%
Total score for "Economy"
Total score for "Economy"
Infrastructure
Percentage of internet usersThe percentage of the country’s population using the internet.
Percentage of internet usersThe percentage of the country’s population using the internet.53.2%
89.8%
76.2%
91.5%
92%
38.8%
89.9%
97.5%
88.2%
97.3%
Electrification rateThe share of the population with access to electricity, in both rural and urban environments.
Electrification rateThe share of the population with access to electricity, in both rural and urban environments.100%
100%
100%
100%
100%
100%
100%
100%
100%
100%
Railway networkThe total length of the country’s railway network.
Railway networkThe total length of the country’s railway network.131 000km
77 932km
293 564km
14 127km
27 311km
8 367km
3 979km
275km
33 343km
4 200km
Number of airportsThe presence and number of airports shows how good is connection of city with different international destinations and its international accessibility. Source: Wikipedia, 2022.
Number of airportsThe presence and number of airports shows how good is connection of city with different international destinations and its international accessibility. Source: Wikipedia, 2022.507
1467
13513
231
175
133
111
2
480
95
RoadwaysThe total length of the country’s paved and unpaved roads.
RoadwaysThe total length of the country’s paved and unpaved roads.4 773 500 km
1 042 300 km
6 586 610 km
573 134 km
1 218 772 km
60 000 km
100 428 km
2 875 km
873 573 km
94 902 km
Total score for "Infrastructure"
Total score for "Infrastructure"
Quality of living
Public health carePublic health care is more affordable for an average citizen and usually guaranteed for everyone. Source: city's official website, 2022.
Public health carePublic health care is more affordable for an average citizen and usually guaranteed for everyone. Source: city's official website, 2022.
Hospital beds per 1,000 inhabitantsCountries or cities with a higher number of hospital beds per 1,000 inhabitants usually have well-developed health care systems. Source: , 2022
Hospital beds per 1,000 inhabitantsCountries or cities with a higher number of hospital beds per 1,000 inhabitants usually have well-developed health care systems. Source: , 20224.2
2.7
2.9
2.4
13.4
5.2
11.5
4.9
3.8
3.8
Adult obesity rateThe percentage of adults considered obese. An obese adult has a Body Mass Index (BMI) equal to or greater than 30. Obesity is a public health problem and increases the risk of chronic diseases.
Adult obesity rateThe percentage of adults considered obese. An obese adult has a Body Mass Index (BMI) equal to or greater than 30. Obesity is a public health problem and increases the risk of chronic diseases.6.2%
29.4%
36.2%
20.6%
4.3%
24.6%
4.7%
22.6%
29%
23.1%
Population below the poverty lineThe percentage of the country’s population living below the poverty line, as reported by official statistics.
Population below the poverty lineThe percentage of the country’s population living below the poverty line, as reported by official statistics.3.3%
9.4%
15.1%
15%
1.4%
N.A.14.4%
N.A.13.6%
N.A.
Population with access to improved water sourcesThe percentage of the country’s population with access to improved drinking water sources, such as piped water or protected wells.
Population with access to improved water sourcesThe percentage of the country’s population with access to improved drinking water sources, such as piped water or protected wells.95.5%
99.8%
99.2%
100%
100%
94.9%
97.8%
100%
100%
100%
Total score for "Quality of living"
Total score for "Quality of living"
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