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United States vs China

Country
 
United States 
  
China
Leader

President: Barack Obama 

President : Xi Jinping 
Population
318,892,103
1,355,692,576
Life Expectancy
79.560 years
75.150 years
Capital City
Washington, DC
Beijing
Largest city
New York City (population: 8,008,280)Shanghai (population: 14,608,500)
Human Development Index
0.95
0.762
GDP per capita
$52,800 US
$9,800 US
Literacy Rate
99%
90.9%
Corruption Perception Index
7.3
3.6
Percentage of Women in Parliament
16.6%
21.3%
Wealthiest Citizens
William Gates III ($40.0bn US)
Liu Yongxing ($3.0bn US)
Unemployment Rate
7.300%
4.100%
Death Penalty
Legal
Legal
Political System
Constitution-based federal republic; strong democratic tradition
Communist state
Independence date
4 July 1776 (from Great Britain)
221 BC (unification under the Qin or Ch'in Dynasty); 1 January 1912 (Qing or Ch'ing Dynasty replaced by the Republic of China); 1 October 1949 (People's Republic of China established)
Religions
Protestant 51.3%, Roman Catholic 23.9%, Mormon 1.7%, other Christian 1.6%, Jewish 1.7%, Buddhist 0.7%, Muslim 0.6%, other or unspecified 2.5%, unaffiliated 12.1%, none 4% (2007 est.)
Daoist (Taoist), Buddhist, Christian 3%-4%, Muslim 1%-2%
note: officially atheist (2002 est.)
Languages
English 82.1%, Spanish 10.7%, other Indo-European 3.8%, Asian and Pacific island 2.7%, other 0.7% (2000 census)
note: Hawaiian is an official language in the state of Hawaii
Standard Chinese or Mandarin (Putonghua, based on the Beijing dialect), Yue (Cantonese), Wu (Shanghainese), Minbei (Fuzhou), Minnan (Hokkien-Taiwanese), Xiang, Gan, Hakka dialects, minority languages (see Ethnic groups entry)
Exports
agricultural products (soybeans, fruit, corn) 9.2%, industrial supplies (organic chemicals) 26.8%, capital goods (transistors, aircraft, motor vehicle parts, computers, telecommunications equipment) 49.0%, consumer goods (automobiles, medicines) 15.0% (2003)
electrical and other machinery, including data processing equipment, apparel, textile, iron and steel, optical and medical equipment
External Debt
$15,680,000,000,000 $
$863,200,000,000 US
Exchange Rate

Renminbi yuan (RMB) per US dollar - 6.9385 (2008 est.), 7.61 (2007), 7.97 (2006), 8.1943 (2005), 8.2768 (2004)
Military Budget as percentage of GDP
4.350%
1.990%
Beijing Olympics Medal Count
110
100
Location
North America, bordering both the North Atlantic Ocean and the North Pacific Ocean, between Canada and Mexico
Eastern Asia, bordering the East China Sea, Korea Bay, Yellow Sea, and South China Sea, between North Korea and Vietnam
Area
9,826,675 km sq
9,596,960 km sq
Coastline
19,924 km
14,500 km
Climate
mostly temperate, but tropical in Hawaii and Florida, arctic in Alaska, semiarid in the great plains west of the Mississippi River, and arid in the Great Basin of the southwest; low winter temperatures in the northwest are ameliorated occasionally in January and February by warm chinook winds from the eastern slopes of the Rocky Mountains
extremely diverse; tropical in south to subarctic in north