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Germany

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Germany review: 45 facts and highlights

Germany
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Germany

How does Germany compare to the average?

  • Overall life expectancy at birth
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    80.9 yearsvs72.47 years
  • Forests
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    31.8%vs30.84%
  • Percentage of internet users
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    89.6%vs49.85%
  • GDP per capita
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    50 800$vs19 614.12 365 591 398$
  • Unemployment rate
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    3.8%vs9.52%
  • Population below poverty line
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    16.7%vs28.58%
  • Electrification rate
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    100%vs81.77%
  • Life expectancy at birth for females
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    83.4 yearsvs75.06 years

Geography

1.forests
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The percentage of land covered by forests. Forests have a key role in removing pollutants and cleansing the air.

Best

Suriname

94.6%

31.8%

2.total land area
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The 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.

Best

Russia

16 377 742 km²

348 672 km²

3.total water area
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The country’s total water area, summing up all inland waters: lakes, rivers, reservoirs, wetlands, etc.

Best

Canada

891 163 km²

8 350 km²

4.total surface
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It can be nice to live in big cities or countries, as a larger space may offer more options for residents and visitors.

Best

Russia

17 098 242 km²

357 022 km²

5.coastline
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The total length of the border between the land area and the sea, including the country’s islands.

Best

Canada

202 080 km

2 389 km

6.agricultural land
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The percentage of land dedicated to agricultural use, including arable land, permanent crops, and permanent pasture.

Best

Sudan

100%

48%

Demographics

1.overall life expectancy at birth
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The 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.

Best

Principality of Monaco

89.4 years

80.9 years

2.life expectancy at birth for males
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The average life expectancy at birth for the country’s male population.

Best

Principality of Monaco

85.5 years

78.6 years

3.life expectancy at birth for females
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The average life expectancy at birth for the country’s female population.

Best

Principality of Monaco

93.4 years

83.4 years

4.death rate
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The death rate, also called crude death rate, represents the number of annual deaths per 1,000 people at midyear.

Best

Qatar

1.6/1000

11.8/1000

5.median age of female population
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Generally, a lower median age is considered better because a younger population is healthier. However, countries with an extremely low median age are often facing socio-economic problems, especially poverty.

Best

Niger

15.7 years

48.5 years

6.population
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Populous 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 centres and research hubs. Source: Wikipedia, 2019.

Best

China

1398.719 million

80.4 million

Economy

1.GDP per capita
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The 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.

Best

Principality of Monaco

168 000$

50 800$

2.unemployment rate
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Low unemployment rate indicates better career opportunities and economic growth. Source: Wikipedia, 2019; city's official stats, 2019.

Best

Cambodia

0.3%

3.8%

3.youth unemployment rate
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The number of young people with ages between 15-24 who are unemployed during a specific year. The youth unemployment rate is calculated as a percent of the total labor force.

Best

Central African Republic

0%

6.8%

4.inflation rate
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The inflation rate represents the annual price increase for goods and services, indicating a decrease in the purchasing power of a country’s currency.

Best

Saudi Arabia

-0.9%

1.7%

5.youth unemployment rate for males
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The percent of the total labor force comprised of young males (ages 15-24) who are unemployed during a specific year.

Best

Qatar

0.2%

7.6%

6.youth unemployment rate for females
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The percent of the total labor force comprised of young females (ages 15-24) who are unemployed during a specific year.

Best

Niger

0.4%

5.8%

Infrastructure

1.percentage of internet users
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The percentage of the country’s population using the internet.

Best

Iceland

98.2%

89.6%

2.electrification rate
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The share of the population with access to electricity, in both rural and urban environments.

Best

Grand Duchy of Luxembourg

100%

100%

3.railway network
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The total length of the country’s railway network.

Best

United States

293 564km

33 590km

4.roadways
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The total length of the country’s paved and unpaved roads.

Best

United States

6 586 610 km

625 000 km

5.number of airports
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The presence and number of airports shows how good is connection of city with different international destinations and its international accessibility. Source: Wikipedia, 2019.

Best

United States

13513

539

6.inland waterways
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The total length of the navigable inland bodies of water.

Best

China

110 000 km

7 467 km

Quality of living

1.population below poverty line
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The percentage of the country’s population living below the poverty line, as reported by official statistics.

Best

Turkmenistan

0.2%

16.7%

2.physicians per 1,000 people
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The number of physicians (generalist and specialist medical doctors) per 1,000 people. According to the World Health Organization, there should be more than 2.3 health workers per 1,000 people in order to cover the primary healthcare needs.

Best

Cuba

8.19/1000

4.21/1000

3.school life expectancy
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School life expectancy (SLE) represents the number of years of schooling that children are expected to complete. SLE includes primary to tertiary education.

Best

Australia

23 years

17 years

4.population with access to improved water sources
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The percentage of the country’s population with access to improved drinking water sources, such as piped water or protected wells.

Best

Grand Duchy of Luxembourg

100%

100%

5.adult obesity rate
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The 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.

Best

Vietnam

2.1%

22.3%

6.has a public health care
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Public health care is more affordable for an average citizen and usually guaranteed for everyone. Source: city's official website, 2019.

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