Germany/Taiwan

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(from http://www.taiwan.ahk.de/country-info/did-you-know/ , accessed 2017-04-20)

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According to the assessment of the Global Competitiveness Report 2016/17 Germany ranks in 5th place among 138 economies
According to the assessment of the Global Competitiveness Report 2016/17 Taiwan ranks in 15th place among 138 economies

In Germany, there are over 7,3 million vegetarians, about 9% of the population
In Taiwan, there are roughly 1,7 million vegetarians, about 13% of the population

In Germany according to Gini’s concentration coefficient income equality stands at 0.301In Taiwan according to Gini’s concentration coefficient income equality stands at 0.338

In Germany there were over 8.65 million foreign residents in 2015.
In Taiwan there were over 650.000 foreign residents in 2015.

Germany ranked 49th in global 4G LTE coverage comparison in Q4 of 2015.
Taiwan ranked 10th in global 4G LTE coverage comparison in Q4 of 2015.

In Germany female employment in comparison to the total employment rate accounted 46.6% in 2015.
In Taiwan female employment in comparison to the total employment rate accounted 44.3% in 2015.

In Germany coffee consumption per capita amounted 1.23 cups per day in 2014.
In Taiwan coffee consumption per capita amounted 0.034 cups per day in 2014.

Germany’s share of world wine consumption accounts for 8.18%
Taiwan’s share of world wine consumption accounts for 0.08%

There are about 1,2 million Dollar millionaires in Germany in 2016.
There are about 356,000 Dollar millionaires in Taiwan in 2016.

1.79 million kilometers is the length of the German national grid.
351.474 kilometers is the length of the Taiwanese national grid.

In Germany the Federal Bank holds 3.378,2 tons of gold reserves.
In Taiwan the Central Bank holds 422,7 tons of gold reserves.

In Germany people consume roughly 103 grams of sugar on average each day.
In Taiwan people consume roughly 22.3 grams of sugar on average each day.

In Germany, forests cover 32% of the total area.
In Taiwan, forests cover 59% of the total area.

In Germany, 9% of the people have signed a consent form for organ donation in 2016.
In Taiwan, 12% of the people have signed a consent form for organ donation in 2016.

The share of women in the professorate in Germany amounted to 23% in 2015.
The share of women in the professorate in Taiwan amounted to 31.4% in 2015.

In Germany, forests cover 32% of the total area.
In Taiwan, forests cover 59% of the total area.

In Germany, 9.7% of the population have dogs as pet.
In Taiwan, 25% of the population have dogs as pet.

The most popular sport in Germany is soccer.
The most popular sport in Taiwan is baseball.

In Germany, the export of electric bikes amounted to 142,000 in 2015.
In Taiwan, the export of electric bikes amounted to 83,000 in 2015.

The number of breweries in Germany amounts to 1,388.
The number of breweries in Taiwan amounts to 380.

In 2014, there were 890 triplets born in Germany.
In 2014, there were 107 triplets born in Taiwan.

In 2014, Germany produced 185.7 billion cigarettes.
In 2014, Taiwan produced 410.2 million cigarettes.

In 2015, 57.9% bought goods on the internet in Germany.
In 2015, 65% bought goods on the internet in Taiwan.

In 2015, there were 24,736 organically managed farms in Germany, with a surface of 1,088,838 hectares.
In 2015, there were 2598 organically managed farms in Taiwan, with a surface of 6489.96 hectares.

In Germany, there are approximately 54.700 ATMs
In Taiwan, there are approximately 27.276 ATMs.

In Taiwan, there are approximately 1,700,000 vegetarians, about 7.5% of the population.
In Germany, there are 7,380,000 vegetarians, about 9% of the population.

Theo Albrecht Jr. is the richest person in Germany, worth 20.3 billion USD.
Tsai Eng Men(蔡衍明) is the richest person in Taiwan, worth 9.6 billion USD.

The highest mountain in Germany ist Zugspitze with an elevation of 2,962 meters.
The highest mountain in Taiwan ist Yushan with an elevation of 3,952 meters.

In Germany, an average of 6.4 kg of coffee was consumed per person in 2012.
In Taiwan, an average of 1.0 kg of coffee was consumer per person in 2012.

German passports are ranked in 1st position as the most valuable passport to have.
Taiwanese passports are ranked in 29th position as the most valuable passport to have.

In Germany, there is 588 motor vehicles per 1000 people.
In Taiwan, there is 322 motor vehicles per 1000 people.

In Taiwan, one person consumes an average of 36.3 kilograms of meat per year.
In Germany, one person consumes an average of 88.1 kilograms of meat per year.

Germany is the 5th largest robot market in the world, with sales of 20,100 units in 2014.
Taiwan is the sixth largest robot market in the world, with sales of 6,900 units in 2014.

The average internet connection speed in 2015 in Taiwan was 12919.0 kbps.
The average internet connection speed in 2015 in Germany was 12881.0 kbps.

In Taiwan one person uses 728 plastic bags annually, on average.
In Germany one person uses 71 plastic bags per year, on average.

In Germany, there are about 5700 charging stations for electric vehicles.
In Taiwan, there are about 700 charging stations for electric vehicles.

In 2015 about 393.000 people were injured in traffic accidents in Germany.
In 2015 about 397.000 people were injured in traffic accidents in Taiwan.

In 2015, roughly 30 million tourists from foreign countries came to Germany.
In 2015, roughly 10 million tourists from foreign countries came to Taiwan.

In Germany there are about 5400 train stations.
In Taiwan there are about 380 train stations.

The most searched word on Google in Germany in 2015 was ‘solar eclipse’.
The most searched word on Google in Taiwan in 2015 was ‘typhoon’.

In Germany the per capita consumption of milk amounted up to 53,2 kg in 2014.
In Taiwan the per capita consumption of milk amounted up to 15,4 kg in 2014.

In Germany the ratio of the average income of the richest 10% to the poorest 10% is 6,9.
In Taiwan the ratio of the average income of the richest 10% to the poorest 10% is 6,1.

Renting a “call-a-bike” from the German Railway costs USD 1,11 per 30 minutes.
Renting a “Ubike” in Taipei costs USD 0,30 per 30 minutes.

A ticket for 5 stops on the Berlin subway costs USD 3,00.
A ticket for 5 stops on the Taipei subway costs USD 0,61.

In Germany approximately 700 liters of rain per square meter fell in 2015.
In Taiwan approximately 2100 liters of rain per square meter fell in 2015.

In 2015 the average age in Germany was 46.5 years.
In 2015 the average age in Taiwan was 39.7 years.

With an average LTE speed of 14 Mbit/s Germany ranks 34th worldwide.
With an average LTE speed of 16 Mbit/s Taiwan ranks 25th worldwide.

In 2011 Germans averagely consumed 0.5kg of tea per capita.
In 2011 Taiwanese averagely consumed 1.9kg of tea per capita.

In the Corruption Perceptions Index 2015 Germany ranks 10th.
In the Corruption Perceptions Index 2015 Taiwan ranks 30th.

In Germany the statutory minimum annual leave entitlement amounts 24 days.
In Taiwan the statutory minimum annual leave entitlement amounts 12 days.

The lowest ever recorded temperature in Berlin was -26°C.
The lowest ever recorded temperature in Taipei was -0.2°C.

In 2015 Germany ranked 18th on the Forbes “Best Country for Business” list.
In 2015 Taiwan ranked 21st on the Forbes “Best Country for Business” list.

In 2013 there were 55 cars on every 100 inhabitants in Germany.
In 2013 there were 31 cars on every 100 inhabitants in Taiwan.

In 2014 the strongest earthquake in Germany had a magnitude of 4.2.
In 2014 the strongest earthquake in Taiwan had a magnitude of 6.7.

In 2015 the average German was online a total of 158 minutes a day with his smartphone.
In 2015 the average Taiwanese was online a total of 179 minutes a day with his smartphone.

In Germany the average body height of women is 1.71m, the height of men is 1.80m.
In Taiwan the average body height of women is 1.60m, the height of men is 1.72m.

In Germany there was a total number of 23,645 wind energy plants in 2013.
In Taiwan there was a total number of 311 wind energy plants in 2013.

Berlin was ranked 20th in the survey “Global Top 20 Destination Cities by International Overnight Visitor Spend (2015)”.
Taipei was ranked 11th in the survey “Global Top 20 Destination Cities by International Overnight Visitor Spend (2015)”.

In 2013 was the total fertility rate in Germany 1.42 per woman.
In 2013 was the total fertility rate in Taiwan 1.07 per woman.

87.134 new books were published in Germany in 2014.
41.598 new books were published in Taiwan in 2014.

In July 2015 there were 46 Mio. smartphone user in Germany.
In July 2015 there were 15 Mio. smartphone user in Taiwan.

In 2015 Mercedes-Benz was ranked as the best brand in Germany with a brand value of 20.4 Bio. Euro.
In 2015 Asustek was ranked as the best brand of Taiwan with a brand value of 1.6 Bio. Euro.

In 2014 there were about 16,000 people aged hundred or more in Germany.
In 2014 there were about 2,500 people aged hundred or more in Taiwan.

German citizens are allowed to enter 172 countries without visa.
Taiwanese citizens are allowed to enter 153 countries without visa.

In 2014 the total number of attorneys in Germany amounted to 163,540 from whom 819 came from foreign countries.
In 2014 the total amount of attorneys in Taiwan amounted to 13,826 from whom 87 came from foreign countries.

In june 2015 the particulate-matter pollution in Berlin was 18 PM10.
In june 2015 the particulate-matter pollution in Taipei was 31 PM10.

In 2014, 29% of the smartphone users in Germany visited social networks via their smartphone at least once a week.
In 2014, 51 % of the smartphone users in Taiwan visited social networks via their smartphone at least once a week.

In Germany there are 1498 hen farms with 39.6 million laying hens.
In Taiwan there are about 1700 hen farms with 36 million laying hens.

In 2013 a German produced 617 kilogram waste.
In 2013 a Taiwanese produced 314 kilogram waste.

In 2014 the birth rate in Germany was 1.41.
In 2014 the birth rate in Taiwan was 1.12.

The Population density 2014 in Taiwan was 649 people per km² .
The Population density 2014 in Germany was 227 people per km² .

In 2014, 9.0 kg of chocolate were consumed per capita in Germany.
In 2014, 0.2 kg of chocolate were consumed per capita in Taiwan.

In Germany there were 99,5 Mio. mobile cellular telephone subscribers in 2014.
In Taiwan there were 30,4 Mio. mobile cellular telephone subscribers in 2014.

Germany imported 35,2 billion cigarettes in 2014.
Taiwan imported 17,8 billion cigarettes in 2014.

Germany has a total coastline of 2.389,0 km.
Taiwan has a total coastline of 1.566,3 km.

In Germany there are 46.600 churches.
In Taiwan there are 15.000 temples.

The highest temperature in Germany in 2015 was till now 40,3°C.
The highest temperature in Taiwan in 2015 was till now 38,0°C.

5.151 Taiwanese are living in Germany permanently.
888 Germans are living in Taiwan permanently.

In Berlin the average rain days are 100 per year.
In Taipei the average rain days are 165 per year.

Germany has an average of 11 public holidays a year.
Taiwan has 9 public holidays a year.

The most searched word on google in Germany was 2014: WM 2014
The most searched word on google in Taiwan was 2014: 世界盃足球賽 (World Cup)

In Germany in 2014 about 28% of electricity consumption was derived from renewable sources.
In Taiwan in 2014 about 4% of electricity consumption was derived from renewable sources.

Taiwan’s political landscape consists of 6 parties in the Legislative Yuan since the election 2012.
Germany’s political landscape consists of 4 political parties in the German Federal Parliament since the election 2013.

In 2013, the adult smoking rate in Germany amounted to 30%.
In 2013, the adult smoking rate in Taiwan amounted to 18%.

In 2013, 169,833 marriages in Germany were divorced.
In 2013, 53,599 marriages in Taiwan were divorced.

In 2013, 14,083 patents were granted in Germany.
In 2013, 72,149 patents were granted in Taiwan.

In 2014, Germany was ranked 16th in the Heritage Foundation’s Index of Economic Freedom.
In 2014, Taiwan was ranked 14th in the Heritage Foundation’s Index of Economic Freedom.

In 2013 46% of doctors in Germany were women.
In 2013 15% of doctors in Taiwan were women.

The Port of Hamburg, the largest German port, handled container throughput of 9.7 million TEU in 2014.
The Port of Kaohsiung, the largest port in Taiwan, handled container throughput of 10.6 million TEU in 2014.

In the German cabinet there are five female and eleven male ministerial members.
In the Taiwanese cabinet there are one female and eleven mail ministerial members.

There are three German universities among the top 100 universities in the QS World University Ranking 2014/15.
There is one Taiwanese university among the top 100 in the QS World University Ranking 2014/15.

The sunshine duration in Berlin in February 2015 was 110 hours in total.
The sunshine duration in Taipei in February 2015 was 79 hours in total.

In 2014 57% of all mobile internet users in Germany used WhatsApp.
In 2014 12% of all mobile internet users in Taiwan used WhatsApp.

The most popular person on Google Search Germany in 2014 was Michael Schumacher.
The most popular person on Google Search Taiwan in 2014 was柯文哲 (Ko Wen-je).

Germany is ranked as the 15th happiest nation in the world by Bloomberg.
Taiwan is ranked as the 5th happiest nation in the world by Bloomberg.

Germany is ranked 12th in the EIU Business Environment Ranking.
Taiwan is ranked 14th in the EIU Business Environment Ranking.

Currently the most popular Spotify Track in Germany is „Cheerleader” by Felix Jaehn.
Currently the most popular Spotify Track in Taiwan is “Sugar” by Maroon 5.

Germany is ranked 13th in the EIU Democracy Index.
Taiwan is ranked 35th in the EIU Democracy Index.

In 2014 the age median in Germany was 46.1 years.
In 2014 the age median in Taiwan was 39.2 years.

In 2014 there were 12.156 electric cars in use in Germany.
In 2014 there were 574 electric cars in use in Taiwan.

The most popular keyword on Google Search in Germany in 2014 was WM 2014.
The most popular keyword on Google Search in Taiwan in 2014 was 世界盃足球賽 (World Cup).

In 2013 the smoking rate in Germany amounted to 25%.
In 2013 the smoking rate in Taiwan amounted to 18%.

The motorization rate in Germany accounted to 562 vehicles per 1000 inhabitants in 2012.
The motorization rate in Taiwan accounted to 307 vehicles per 1000 inhabitants in 2012.

The German merchant fleet consisted of 15,053 vessels as of January 1, 2014.
The Taiwanese merchant fleet consisted of 2,338 vessels as of January 1, 2014.

Germany has a total of 41,981 km of railway tracks.
Taiwan has a total of 1,580 km of railway tracks.

In Germany the average age at first marriage was 32.1 years in 2012.
In Taiwan the average age at first marriage was 30.6 years in 2012.

In Germany the net migration rate is expected to be 1.6% this year.
In Taiwan the net migration rate is expected to be 0.9% this year.

The population of Germany is expected to decline by 0.18% this year.
The population of Taiwan is expected to grow by 0.25% this year.

In Germany tea consumption per capita amounted to 230g in 2009.
In Taiwan tea consumption per capita amounted to 1.7kg in 2009.

There are 6250 museums in Germany.
There are 162 museums in Taiwan.

In 2012, 23.3% of men and 23.9% of women were overweight in Germany.
In 2012, 19.2% of men and 16.6% of women were overweight in Taiwan.

In Germany 75% of smartphone users state that they don’t leave their house without their smartphone.
In Taiwan 81% of smartphone users state that they don’t leave their house without their smartphone

In 2013 the number of Taiwanese visitors staying overnight in Germany totaled 216.032.
In 2013 the number of German visitors staying overnight in Taiwan totaled 52.494.

In 2011 health expenditure per capita amounted to USD 4.495 in Germany.
In 2011 health expenditure per capita amounted to USD 2.479 in Taiwan.

In 2010 the energy consumption per capita in Germany amounted to 4.0 tons oil equivalent.
In 2010 the energy consumption per capita inTaiwan amounted to 4.8 tons oil equivalent.

There are 80 German born Nobel Prize winners.
There is one Taiwanese born Nobel Prize winner.

On average, Germans use their smartphone 81 minutes per day online.
On average, Taiwanese use their smartphone 197 minutes per day online.

For the 2014 Forbes Global 2000 Ranking, Taiwan held 47 companies out of 2000 in the world in terms of revenues.
For the 2014 Forbes Global 2000 Ranking, Germany held 52 companies out of 2000 in the world in terms of revenues.

In 2013 Taiwanese farmers used 121kg chemical fertilizers per square kilometer of arable land.
In 2012 German farmers used 18kg chemical fertilizers per square kilometer of arable land.

In 2013, Germany has been Taiwan’s most important trading partner in the EU.
In 2013, Taiwan has been Germany’s 5th largest trading partner in Asia.

In the category of “best countries for business” Taiwan is ranked by Forbes at the 18th place.
In the category of “best countries for business” Germany is ranked by Forbes at the 24th place.

Germany ranked No. 1 in the World Bank Logistics Performance Index 2014.
Taiwan ranked No. 19 in the World Bank Logistics Performance Index 2014.

Taiwan is the second safest country in the world.
Germany is the 12th safest country in the world.

The black market in Taiwan composes 29,1% of the GDP.
The black market in Germany composes 13,2% of the GDP.

Germany’s soccer squad is currently ranked 2nd in the FIFA World ranking.
Taiwan’s soccer squad is currently ranked 176th in the FIFA World ranking.

The women’s football team of Taiwan was qualified once for the World Cup (1991).
The women’s football team of Germany was qualified six times for the World Cup.

In 2013, the most wanted phone in Taiwan on Google was iPhone5s
In 2013, the most wanted phone in Germany on Google was iPhone5s

Taiwan was ranked 36nd in the Corruption Perceptions Index in 2013.
Germany was ranked 12th in the Corruption Perceptions Index in 2013.

The estimated mortality rate for 2014 in Germany accounts 11.29 out of 1000 inhabitants.
The estimated mortality rate for 2014 in Taiwan accounts 6.97 out of 1000 inhabitants.

In 2011, there were 187.193 beauty intervention by 863 surgeons in Germany.
In 2011, there were 72.909. beauty interventions by 350 surgeons in Taiwan.

In 2013, 58,04 Mio. passengers were counted at the International Airport Frankfurt am Main, Germany.
In 2013, 30,7 Mio. passengers were counted at Taoyuan International Airport, Taiwan.

The average download speed in Taiwan is with 18.63 Mbps worldwide ranked 15th.
The average download speed in Germany is with 14.97 Mbps worldwide ranked 26th.

2013 the consumption of meat in Taiwan was 79 kg per capita.
2013 the consumption of meat in Germany was 60 kg per capita.

German roadways consist of 644,000 km.
Taiwanese roadways consist of 41,475 km.

6,585 organs were transplanted between 2003 and 2012 in Taiwan.
40,810 organs were transplanted between 2003 and 2012 in Germany.

24% of Taiwan’s area is arable land.
33% of Germany’s area is arable land.

Life expectancy at birth lies at 79.84 years in Taiwan.
Life expectancy at birth lies at 80.44 years in Germany.

In 2012 there were 29.46 Mio. mobile phones in Taiwan, 1.26 mobile phones per person.
In 2012 there were 107.7 Mio. mobile phones in Germany, 1.33 mobile phones per person.

In Taiwan, women’s average salary in 2012 was 81% that of men’s.
In Germany, women’s average salary in 2012 was 78% that of men’s.

On average salary the tax rate for a single person without kids is 5% in Taiwan.
On average salary the tax rate for a single person without kids is 39.9% in Germany.

In 2012 1.876.000 Germans travelled to the United States.
In 2012 290.000 Taiwanese travelled to the United States.

Taiwan has 8 national parks with a total area of 3,123.86 km². This accounts for 8.6% of the total area of Taiwan.
Germany has 15 national parks with a total area of 1,943.62 km². This accounts for 0.54% of the total area of Germany.

The average age in Taiwan is 37.6 years.
The average age in Germany is 44.9 years.

The average Taiwanese woman is 159cm tall.
The average German woman is 165cm tall.

In the Global Corruption Index 2013 published by Transparency International, Taiwan ranks 36th.
In the Global Corruption Index 2013 published by Transparency International, Germany ranks 12th.

In 2012, Taiwanese test-takers obtained an average score of 78 out of 120 in the TOEFL ibT test.
In 2012, German test-takers obtained an average score of 96 out of 120 in the TOEFL ibT test.

In 2013, there were 27 container ships sailing under the Taiwanese flag.
In 2013, there were 272 container ships sailing under the German flag.

Taiwan ranked 26th in the Global Peace Index 2013.
Germany ranked 15th in the Global Peace Index 2013.

The „most checked-in place“ on Facebook in Taiwan this year was the Flower Night Market in Tainan.
The “most checked-in place” on Facebook in Germany this year was the Reeperbahn, center of nightlife in Hamburg.

In the winter term 2012/2013 205,000 foreign students were studying in Germany.
In 2011 55,463 foreign students were studying in Taiwan.

The average age of Taiwanese farmers is 63.
The average age of German farmers is 53.

33% of all children in Germany are born as illegitimate children.
3% of all children in Taiwan are born as illegitimate children.

The richest German Karl Albrecht, ranked No. 18 on the Forbes list “The World’s Billionaires 2013”, with a fortune of USD 26 billion.
The richest Taiwanese Tsai Eng-Meng, ranked No. 112 on the Forbes list “The World’s Billionaires 2013”, with a fortune of USD 10.6 billion.

The highest temperature ever measured in Taiwan is 40,2°C (2004 in Taitung).
The highest temperature ever measured in Germany is also 40,2°C (last time 2003 in Freiburg and Karlsruhe).

According to the Forbes list, the most powerful German is Chancellor Angela Merkel, ranked 5 worldwide.
According to the Forbes list, the most powerful Taiwanese is Terry Gou, CEO of Hon Hai Precision, ranked 48 worldwide.

The change in the house price index in Taiwan in 2012 was 12.2%.
The change in the house price index in Germany in 2012 was 2.4%.

Up to now one Taiwanese movie was awarded with an Academy Award in the category “Best Foreign Movie”: “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon“ (2000).
Up to now three German movies were awarded with an Academy Award in the category “Best Foreign Movie”: “The Tin Drum“ (1979), “Nowhere in Africa“ (2002) and “The Lives of Others“ (2006).

With 36,342 newly registered units, the Toyota Corolla was the most popular car model in Taiwan in 2012.
With 240,702 newly registered units, the VW Golf was the most popular car model in Germany in 2012.

In Taiwan the rate of people who register their wish to donate organs on their health insurance cards is about 1%.
In Germany 22% of the population have an organ donor card.

There are 33 rollercoasters in Taiwan.
There are 205 rollercoasters in Germany.

In 2012 the debt of households in Germany was 62% of the GDP.
In 2012 the debt of households in Taiwan was 86% of the GDP.

According to the Times Higher Education University Ranking the best Taiwanese university is the National Taiwan University, placed 134th.

There are 26 Taiwanese Dollar billionaires.
There are 58 German Dollar billionaires.

In 2012 the most common name among all Taiwanese men was Chia-hao (家豪), among all Taiwanese women Shu-fen (淑芬).
In 2012 the most common name among all German men was Jan, among all German women Anna.

Foreign students in Taiwan pay on average USD 8257 per year for their studies.
Foreign students in Germany pay on average USD 6285 per year for their studies.

33% of Germany’s total land coverage is arable land.
24% of Taiwan’s total land coverage is arable land.

In 2011 the ratio of Germans with internet access was 83%.
In 2011 the ratio of Taiwanese with internet access was 70%.

The average height of a German man over 20 years is 177.4cm.
The average height of a Taiwanese man over 20 years is 169.3cm.

In Germany employees are entitled to a statutory minimum employment leave of four weeks per year.
In Taiwan employees are entitled to no statutory minimum employment leave in their first year at a company. They are entitled to seven days starting from the second year, later holidays are added gradually up to 30 days per year.

Germany’s largest Airline, Lufthansa, delivered 81.13% of its flights to the arrival gate within 15 minutes of schedule in June 2013.
Taiwan’s largest Airline, China Airlines, delivered 56.72% of its flights to the arrival gate within 15 minutes of schedule in June 2013.

In June 2013 the ratio of females to males in Germany was 100 to 97.
In June 2013 the ratio of females to males in Taiwan was 100 to 100.2.

Germany ranked 9th in the english skill ranking of Education First.
Taiwan ranked 30th in the english skill ranking of Education First.

There are living about 1,900 hundred-year-olds in Taiwan.
There are living about 17,000 hundred-year-olds in Germany.

In Transpareny International´s ranking of countries based on how corrupt their public sector is perceived to be Germany ranked 13th in 2012.
In Transpareny International´s ranking of countries based on how corrupt their public sector is perceived to be Taiwan ranked 37th in 2012.

In 2012 the electricity consumption in Germany amounted 544.5 billion kWh.
In 2012 the electricity consumption in Taiwan amounted 220.8 billion kWh.

Taiwan´s longest river, Zhuoshui River, is 186 km long.
Germany´s longest river, Rhein, is 865 km long.

Biggest shopping mall in Germany: Ruhr-Park in Bochum (retail floor area 126.000 m²)
Biggest shopping mall in Taiwan: Dream Mall in Kaohsiung (retail floor area 400,001 m²)

Germany had 421 registered trading ships in 2010.
Taiwan had 101 registered trading ships in 2010.

In the Forbes ranking “The World’s Biggest Companies” 2013 ranked as the first German company Volkswagen in 14th place.
In the Forbes ranking “The World’s Biggest Companies” 2013 ranked as the first Taiwanese company Hon Hai Precision in 113th place.

The most common plastic surgeries among German men are liposuction and eyelid lifting.
The most common plastic surgeries among Taiwanese men are lachrymal sac and lifting of the bridge of the nose.

The female employment rate in Germany in 2011 amounted to 72%.
The female employment rate in Taiwan in 2011 amounted to 50%.

The web-based encyclopedia Wikipedia contains currently approximately 1,577,800 German articles (2nd Place).
The web-based encyclopedia Wikipedia contains currently approximately 690,400 Chinese articles (12th Place).

Today, ten years ago on the 15th of April 2003, one US-Dollar was worth DEM 1.81 (EUR0.93).
Today, ten years ago on the 15th of April 2003, one US-Dollar was worth TWD 34.83.

In Germany state revenue from taxes and others amounts to 44.9% of GDP (2012).
In Taiwan state revenue from taxes and others amounts to 12.1% of GDP (2012).

In January 2013 the urbanization rate in Germany was 88.9%.
In January 2013 the urbanization rate in Taiwan was 73%.

In 2012 the import of raw oil in Germany amounted 85.7 million tons.
In 2012 the import of raw oil in Taiwan amounted 43.4 million tons.

In 2010 20.6% of the German population was at least 65 years old.
In 2010 10.7% of the Taiwanese population was at least 65 years old.

In 2011, 4% of Germany’s working population is illiterate.
In 2011, 1,8% of Taiwan’s working population is illiterate.

Germany’s most sustainable company BASF ranks number one in the global sustainability ranking by the Environmental Investment Organisation.
Taiwan’s most sustainable company TSMC ranks number one in the global sustainability ranking by the Environmental Investment Organisation.

In 2009 26% of Germans hold degrees in higher education.
In 2009 39% of Taiwanese hold degrees in higher education.

In 2011 the rate of renewable energies in Germany amounted 20.5% of the total electricity generation.
In 2011 the rate of renewable energies in Taiwan amounted 1.85% of the total electricity generation.

The revenue 2012 from e-commerce of private consumer in Taiwan was USD 13,19 Bn.
The revenue 2012 from e-commerce of private consumer in Germany was USD 45,39 Bn.

The New Year’s Eve firework 2012/13 at Taipei 101 used 22,000 rockets.
The New Year’s Eve firework 2012/13 at Brandenburger Tor used 6,000 rockets.

In Taiwan are 345 km rail tracks made for high speed rail in July 2012.
In German are 1334 km rail tracks made for high speed rail in July 2012.

282 Starbucks shops exist in Taiwan in November 2012.
163 Starbucks shops exist in German in November 2012.

HTC is the most valuable Taiwanese Brand of the Interbrand report 2012 with USD 2,75 Bn.
Mercedes-Benz is the most valuable German Brand of the Interbrand report 2012 with USD 30,09 Bn.

The biggest stadium in Taiwan is the Kaohsiung National Stadium with 55.000 seats.
The biggest stadium in Germany is the Olympic Stadium Berlin with 74.000 seats.

The most visited trade fair in Taiwan 2012 was Computex with 130,000 visitors.
The most visited trade fair in Germany 2012 was CeBit with 312,000 visitors.

Taiwan was in the 2013 EIU Where-To-Be-Born-Index at 14th rank.
Germany was in the 2013 EIU Where-To-Be-Born-Index at 16th rank.

Taiwan was in the Forbes-Ranking of Best Countries for Business at 16th rank.
Germany was in the Forbes-Ranking of Best Countries for Business at 21st rank.

In 2009 Taiwan had 172 radio channel on air.
In 2009 Germany had 370 radio channel on air.

The top-selling daily newspaper 2010 in Taiwan was the Liberty Times with a circulation of 720,000.
The top-selling daily newspaper 2010 in Germany was the Bild newspaper with a circulation of 3,1 Mio.

The biggest lake in size in Taiwan is the Sun Moon Lake with 7.93 km².
The biggest lake in size in Germany is the Lake Constance with 536 km².

The gold reserves in Taiwan in 2010 was 422.4 t.
The gold reserves in Germany in 2010 was 3,396.3 t.

In Taiwan the length of freeways is 1,009 km.
In Germany the length of freeways is 12,845 km.

At the 2011 Taipei Marathon 4,386 participants finished the race.
At the 2011 Berlin Marathon 32,991 participants finished the race.

2011 the yearly ridership of the MRT Taipei was 566,4 Mio.
2011 the yearly ridership of the U-Bahn and S-Bahn Berlin was 888 Mio.

2011 the sales of digital cameras in Taiwan was 1.2 Mio.
2011 the sales of digital cameras in Germany was 8.6 Mio.

2010 the consumption of cheese in Taiwan was 0.9 kg per capita.
2010 the consumption of cheese in Germany was 22.9 kg per capita.

In Taiwan are 12,560 registered footballplayer with 60 registered clubs.
In Germany are 6,308,946 registered footballplayer with 26,837 registered clubs.

2010 the consumption of meat in Taiwan was 77,1 kg per capita.
2010 the consumption of meat in Germany was 79,1 kg per capita.

In 2011 the sales of new cars in Taiwan was 378.291.
In 2011 the sales of new cars in Germany was 3.173.634.

In 2010 the consumption of paper in Taiwan was 174.4 kg per capita.
In 2010 the consumption of paper in Germany was 242.6 kg per capita.

In 2011 the daily oil consumption per capita in Taiwan was 6.5 liters.
In 2011 the daily oil consumption per capita in Germany was 4.6 liters.

With 338 McDonald’s restaurants Taiwan is ranked 8th.
With 1,091 McDonald’s restaurants Germany is ranked 5th.

In 2010 Taiwan was ranked 103rd with 41 airports.
In 2010 Germany was ranked 13th with 549 airports.

In 2011 the foreign direct investments by Taiwanese in Germany accounted for USD 3.51 mill.
In 2011 the foreign direct investments by Germans in Taiwan accounted for USD 25.08 mill.

In 2010 48,550 Germans travelled to Taiwan.
In 2010 31,975 Taiwanese travelled to Germany.

In 2011 the birth rate in Taiwan was at 1.15 children per woman.
In 2011 the birth rate in Germany was at 1.41 children per woman.

Taiwan had 24 US-dollar billionaires in 2011.
Germany had 55 US-dollar billionaires in 2011.

In 2010 the trading volume at the borse in Taipei was EUR 672.5 bn.
In 2010 the trading volume at the borse in Frankfurt was EUR 1,236.9 bn.

In 2007 the average walking speed of pedestrians in Taipei was ranked 23rd.
In 2007 the average walking speed of pedestrians in Berlin was ranked 7th.

Taiwan ranked 4th in the Gender Inequality Index in the Human Development Report 2011.
Germany ranked 7th in the Gender Inequality Index in the Human Development Report 2011.

The highest point of Taiwan is the peak of Yu Shan at 3,952m.
The highest point of Germany is the peak of the Zugspitze at 2,963m.

In 2011, January was the most popular month for marriages in Taiwan.
In 2011, May was the most popular month for marriages in Germany.

A study from 2011 shows that 36.6% of the Taiwanese population are living with their parents.
A study from 2011 shows that 11.7% of the German population are living with their parents.

Taiwan has been rated with Aa3, the second-highest rating, and a stable outlook by the rating agencies Moody’s and S&P. (January 2012)
Germany has been rated with Aaa, the highest rating, and a stable outlook by the rating agencies Moody’s and S&P. (January 2012)

In November 2011, the average price for gasoline in Taiwan was USD 1.00/ltr.
In November 2011, the average price for gasoline in Germany was USD 1.90/ltr.

Taoyuan International Airport was the 20th busiest airports by international passenger traffic in 2011.
Frankfurt Airport was the 5th busiest airports by international passenger traffic in 2011.

48.2% of the Taiwanese population (11.2 mio.) use the social networking platform Facebook.
27.2% of the German population (22.1 mio.) use the social networking platform Facebook.

The average download speed in Taiwan is with 18.63 Mbps worldwide ranked 15th.
The average download speed in Germany is with 14.97 Mbps worldwide ranked 26th.

In 2010, the containers’ throughput of the port in Kaohsiung we 9,18 mio. TEUs in total.
In 2010, the containers’ throughput of the port of Hamburg were 7,91 mio. TEUs in total.

Round about 800,000 people celebrated New Year’s Eve 2011/12 at Taipei 101.
Round about 1,000,000 people celebrated New Year’s Eve 2011/12 at Brandenburg Gate in Berlin.

In October 2011, 99.83% of all high speed long distance trains in Taiwan were on time.
In October 2011, 76.3% of all long distance trains in Germany were on time.

In 2010, there were 1,343,603 registered students in Taiwan.
In 2010, there were 2,217,294 registered students in Germany.

Taiwan‘ s suffrage is at the age of 20.
Germany‘ s suffrage is at the age 18.

Taiwan’s foreign reserves in September 2011 amounted USD 389.2 bn.
Germay’s foreign reserves in September 2011 amounted USD 242.3 bn.

Taiwan’s development aid in 2010 amounted to USD 0.38 bn., or 0.1% of the gross national income.
Germany’s development aid in 2010 amounted to USD 12.37 bn., or 0.37% of thegross national income.

Taiwan’s coastline is 1,566 km long.
Germany’s coastline is 2,389 km long.

In 2010 the number of foreign students in Taiwan was 21,356.
In 2010 the number of foreign students in Germany was 181,000.

In 2010 15.5% of all marriages in Taiwan were mixed marriages with a foreign partner.
In 2010 7.7% of all marriages in Germany were mixed marriages with a foreign partner.

There were 1,819,685 registered traffic accidents in Taipei in 2010.
There were 130,502 registered traffic accidents in Berlin in 2010.

In 2009 there were 98.7 women per 100 men in Taiwan.
In 2009 there were 104 women per 100 men in Germany.

In 2010, 5.2% of Taiwan’s working population was employed in fishery, agriculture or forestry.
In 2010, 3.5% of Germany’s working population was employed in fishery, agriculture or forestry.

The fine for running a red light in Taiwan ranges from about 45 to 135 Euro.
The fine for running a red light in Germany ranges from 90 to 360 Euro.

The voter turnout for Taiwan’s presidential elections in 2008 was at 76.3%.
The voter turnout for Germany’s parliamentary elections in 2009 was at 70.8%.

In Taipei the average monthly precipitation accumulated to 2278mm in 2010.
In Frankfurt a.M. the average monthly precipitation accumulated to 658mm in 2010.

After 20 years of employment at the same company, the statutory minimum leave for
Taiwanese employees is 24 days per year.The statutory minimum leave for German employees is 24 days per year.

In Taiwan, there were 17 physicians per 10,000 inhabitants in 2010.
In Germany, there were 35 physicians per 10,000 inhabitants in 2010.

In Taiwan 80,494 patents have been applied for in 2010.
In Germany 59,245 patents have been applied for in 2010.

In 2010, Taiwans marriage rate was at 6 married couples per 1000 inhabitants.
In 2010, Germany’s marriage rate was at 4.7 married couples per 1000 inhabitants.

Taiwan holds USD 153 bn. US-state securities.
Germany holds USD 61 bn. US-state securities.

With a height of 508m, Taipei 101 is the tallest building in Taiwan.
With a height of 300m, Commerzbank Tower is the tallest building in Germany.

10.9% of the Taiwanese population is older than 65.
20.6% of the German population is older than 65.

There are 400,000 foreign employees in Taiwan.
There are 3,555,000 foreign employees in Germany.

In Taiwan the population density is 688/km2.
In Germany the population density is 229/km2.

In Taiwan typhoon-related losses amount to USD 587 mio. per year.
In Germany flood-related losses amount to USD 1.087 bn. per year.

The corporate tax in Taiwan is 17%.
The overall average tax burden for incorporated companies in Germany is 29.83%.

There are 14.88 mio. motorcycles in Taiwan.
There are 3.83 mio. motorcycles in Germany.

Taipei is the 66th most expensive town for foreign employees.
Berlin is the 35th most expensive town for foreign employees.

In 2010 5.5 mio. incoming tourists visited Taiwan.
In 2010 26.9 mio. incoming tourists visited Germany.

The monthly starting salary for Taiwanese graduates with a Master’s degree is USD 1,004.
The monthly starting salary for German graduates with a Master’s degree is USD 4,724.

In Taiwan the average price for 1000ltr. of water is EUR 0.29.
In Germany the average price for 1000ltr. of water is EUR 5.51.

In Taiwan the export of goods per capita amounts to USD 11,856.
In Germany the export of goods per capita amounts to USD 15,463.

16,19% of the Taiwanese working population are self-employed.
12,10% of the German working population are self-employed.

The median age in Taiwan is 37,6 years.
The median age in Germany is 44,9 years.

69% of the Taiwanese population are Internet users.
79% of the German population are Internet users.

Taiwan’s proportion of women in senior management positions is 30%.
Germany’s proportion of women in senior management positions is 11%.

In Taiwan, the daily average water consumption is 259ltr.
In Germany, the daily average water consumption is 127ltr.

德國占全球葡萄酒消費量的8.18%
台灣佔全球葡萄酒消費量的0.08%

德國2016年有近一千兩百萬名百萬富翁(歐元)。
台灣2016年有近三十五萬六千名百萬富翁(美金)。

德國國家電網長179萬公里。
台灣國家電網長351.474公里。

德國聯邦銀行有3,378.2噸黃金儲備量。
臺灣中央銀行有422.7噸黃金儲備量。

在德國每人平均每日攝取103克的糖。
在台灣每人平均每日攝取22.3克的糖。

德國全國森林覆蓋率為32%。
臺灣全國森林覆蓋率為59%。

在德國,9%的人在2016年簽署了器官捐贈同意書。
在台灣,12%的人在2016年簽署了器官捐贈同意書。

2015年女性教授在德國的比例為23%。
2015年女性教授在臺灣的比例為31.4%。

德國全國森林覆蓋率為32%。
臺灣全國森林覆蓋率為59%。

德國有9.7%的人養狗當寵物。
臺灣有25%的人養狗當寵物。

最受歡迎的運動在德國是足球。
最受歡迎的運動在臺灣是棒球。

德國在2015年出口了142,000輛電動自行車。
臺灣在2015年出口了83,000輛電動自行車。

德國有1388間釀酒廠。
臺灣有380間釀酒廠。

2014年德國有890名三胞胎誕生。
2014年台灣有107名三胞胎誕生。

2014年德國製造了1857億的菸草製品。
2014年台灣製造了4102萬的菸草製品。

2015年在德國,有百分之57.9的人使用網路購物。
2015年在台灣,有百分之65的人使用網路購物。

2015年在德國有24,736間有機農場,總面積為1.088.838公頃。
2015年在台灣有2598間有機農場,總面積為6489.96公頃。

在德國,有近54.700臺的ATM。
在台灣,有近27.276臺的ATM。

德國最高的山是Zugspitze, 海拔達2962公尺。
臺灣最高的山是玉山,海拔達3952公尺。

在德國,2012年每人平均咖啡的消耗總數為6,4公斤。
在臺灣,2012年每人平均咖啡的消耗總數為1,0公斤。

德國護照被評爲世界上最有價值的護照。
臺灣護照在世界排名中排在第29位。

在德國, 每1000個人有588輛汽車。
在臺灣, 每1000個人有322輛汽車。

在臺灣, 每個人每年平均消耗36,3公斤的肉。
在德國, 每個人每年平均消耗88,1公斤的肉。

德國是全球第五大機器人生産國,2014的銷售總數為20,100個。
臺灣是全球第五大機器人生産國,2014的銷售總數為6,900個。

在臺灣,2015年平均的網路速度約為12919.0 kbps。
在德國,2015年平均的網路速度約為12919.0 kbps。

台灣人均塑膠袋使用量為每年728個。
德國人均塑膠袋使用量為每年71個。

德國目前約有5700座電動車充電站。
台灣目前約有700座電動車充電站。

2015 年德國交通事故受傷人數約為393.000 名。
2015年台灣交通事故受傷人數約為397.000 名。

2015年, 德國大約有三千萬外國旅客到訪.
2015年, 臺灣大約有一千萬外國旅客到訪.

全德國約有5400座火車站。
全台灣約有380座火車站。

2015年德國谷歌關鍵字搜尋排行榜第一名為「日食」。
2015年台灣谷歌關鍵字搜尋排行榜第一名為「颱風」。

2014年德國人均牛奶消耗量為53.2 公斤。
2014年台灣人均牛奶消耗量為15.4公斤。

德國前10%最富有人口平均收入除以後10%人口平均收入為6.9。(吉尼係數)
台灣前10%最富有人口平均收入除以後10%人口平均收入為6.1。(吉尼係數)

德國國鐵所提供的 “公共自行車” 使用30分鐘之費用達美金1.11元。
臺北市所提供的 “微笑自行車” 使用30分鐘之費用達美金0.30元。

柏林地鐵之單程票為3美元起跳。
台北捷運之單程票為0.61美元起跳。

2015年德國累積總降雨量為700公升/平方公尺。
2015年台灣累積總降雨量為2100公升/平方公尺。

2015 年德國年齡中位數為46.5 歲。
2015 年台灣年齡中位數為39.7 歲。

根據2015全球4GLTE連網速度調查,德國排名世界第34,平均下載速度達14Mbit/s。
根據2015全球4G LTE連網速度調查,台灣排名世界第25,平均下載速度達16Mbit/s。

2011年德國人均茶葉消耗量為每人0.5公斤。
2011年台灣人均茶葉消耗量為每人1.9公斤。

根據國際透明組織《2015年清廉印象指數》,德國排名全球第10。
根據國際透明組織《2015年清廉印象指數》,台灣排名全球第30。

德國一年有24天國定假日。
台灣一年有12天國定假日。

柏林地區最低溫紀錄為 -26°C。
台北地區平地最低溫紀錄為 -0.2°C。

根據美國「富比世」公布之「2015年全球最適宜經商國家」,德國排名第18。
根據美國「富比世」公布之「2015年全球最適宜經商國家」,台灣排名第21。

2013年,德國每100人有55人購入自小客車。
2013年,台灣每100人有31人購入自小客車。

2014年德國最強的地震為4.2級
2014年台灣最強的地震為6.7級

2015年德國人平均手機上網時間為每日158分鐘。
2015年台灣人平均手機上網時間為每日179分鐘。

德國男性平均身高為180公分,女性平均身高為171公分。
台灣男性平均身高為172公分,女性平均身高為160公分。

2013年德國共有23.645 座風力發電機。
2013年台灣共有311座風力發電機。

根據《2014全球成人英語能力指標報告》,德國全球排名第11。
根據《2014全球成人英語能力指標報告》,台灣全球排名第31。

「2015全球前30名宜居國家」德國排名第15。
「2015全球前30名宜居國家」台灣排名第12。

柏林在“2015年全球最佳旅遊城市排名之過夜國際旅客消費金額”調查中排名全球第20。
台北在“2015年全球最佳旅遊城市排名之過夜國際旅客消費金額” 調查中排名全球第11。

2013年德國的生育率為1.42。
2013年台灣的生育率為1.07。

2014年德國共出版87134種新書。
2014年臺灣共出版41598種新書。

截至2015年7月,德國共有4千6百萬名智慧型手機用戶。
截至2015年7月,台灣共有1千5百萬名智慧型手機用戶。

2015年德國最高價值的品牌為賓士,價值204億歐元。
2015年臺灣最高價值的品牌為華碩,價值16億歐元。

2014年在德國的百歲以上人瑞共約16000人。
2014年在臺灣的百歲以上人瑞共約2500人。

德國公民可以免簽證進入172個國家。
臺灣公民可以免簽證進入153個國家。

2014年德國共有163,540位律師,其中819位來自國外。
2014年臺灣共有13,826位律師,其中87位來自國外。

2015年6月柏林的懸浮微粒(PM10) 平均指標為18。
2015年6月臺北的懸浮微粒(PM10) 平均指標為31。

2014年德國有29%智慧型手機用戶至少每週上一次上社群網站。
2014年臺灣有51%智慧型手機用戶至少每週上一次上社群網站。

在德國共有1498戶蛋雞養殖場,共3960萬隻蛋雞。
在臺灣共有1700戶蛋雞養殖場,共3600萬隻蛋雞。

2013年平均每位德國人製造617公斤垃圾。
2013年平均每位臺灣人製造314公斤垃圾。

2014年德國的生育率為1.41。
2014年台灣的生育率為1.12。

2014年德國人口密度為每平方公里226.87人。
2014年台灣人口密度為每平方公里649.25人。

2014年德國人均巧克力消費量為9 公斤。
2014年台灣人均巧克力消費量為 0.2 公斤。

2014年德國行動電話用戶達9950萬。
2014年台灣行動電話用戶達3040萬。

2014年德國Google的熱門搜尋電影為:《飢餓遊戲:自由幻夢 I 》
2014年台灣Google的熱門搜尋電影為:《KANO》

2013年德國的人均年垃圾量617公斤。
2013年台灣的人均年垃圾量149公斤。

2014年德國總共進口352億的香菸。
2014年台灣總共進口178億的香菸。

德國的海岸線全長為2389.0公里。
台灣的海岸線全長為1566.3公里。

在德國有46600座教堂。
在台灣有15000間寺廟。

2015年德國的最高溫高達40.1°C。
2015年台灣的最高溫高達38,0°C。

在德國有5151名台灣人定居。
在台灣有888名德國人定居。

柏林每年平均有100個雨天。
台北每年平均有165個雨天。

德國平均有11天國定假日。
台灣平均有9天國定假日。

2014年在德國google搜尋引擎關鍵字排名中「世界盃足球」居於首位。
2014年在台灣google搜尋引擎關鍵字排名中「世界盃足球」居於首位。

2014年德國約有28%的耗電量來自再生能源。
2014年台灣約有4%的耗電量來自再生能源。

自2012年選舉結束起,台灣立法院中共有6個政黨。
自2013年選舉結束起,德國聯邦議院中共有4個政黨。

台灣在美國雜誌《富比士》「最適經商國家」行榜中居於第17名。
德國在美國雜誌《富比士》「最適經商國家」行榜中居於第20名。

2013年德國成年人抽菸比例為30%。
2013年台灣成年人抽菸比例為18%。

2013年德國共有16萬9833對夫妻離婚。
2013年台灣共有5萬3599對夫妻離婚。

2013年德國共批准14, 083個專利。
2013年台灣共批准72, 149個專利。

2014年德國在美國傳統基金會「經濟自由度指數」排行第16名。
2014年台灣在美國傳統基金會「經濟自由度指數」排行第14名。

2013年德國醫生中,女性比例佔46%。
2013年台灣醫生中,女性比例佔15%。

2014年德國最大港─ 漢堡港處理過970萬個20呎貨櫃。
2014年台灣最大港─ 高雄港處理過106萬個20呎貨櫃。

德國內閣由5位女性以及11位男性部長組成。
台灣內閣由1位女性以及11位男性部長組成。

《QS世界大學排名》中,德國大學有16所進入前百大大學。
《QS世界大學排名》中,台灣大學有1所進入前百大大學。

德國柏林在2015年2月份日照時數總計110小時。
台灣台北在2015年2月份日照時數總計79小時。

2014年德國WhatsApp使用者占手機網路使用者的57%。
2014年台灣WhatsApp使用者占手機網路使用者的12%。

2014年德國google熱搜人物為麥可•舒馬克(Michael Schumacher)。
2014年台灣google熱搜人物為柯文哲。

德國在美國彭博新聞社「全球最幸福國家」中居於第15名。
台灣在美國彭博新聞社「全球最幸福國家」中居於第5名。

德國在英國經濟學人智庫 (EIU)「商業環境」中排行第12名。
台灣在英國經濟學人智庫 (EIU)「商業環境」中排行第14名。

目前spotify播放軟體中,德國點播率最高的歌曲為Felix Jaehn的 Cheerleader。
目前spotify播放軟體中,台灣點播率最高的歌曲為Maroon 5的Sugar。

2014年德國在英國經濟學人智庫(EIU)「民主指數」中排行第13名。
2014年台灣在英國經濟學人智庫(EIU)「民主指數」中排行第35名。

2014年德國媒體壽命為46.1年。
2014年台灣媒體壽命為39.2年。

2014年德國有1萬2156台電動汽車正在使用。
2014年台灣有574台電動汽車正在使用。

2014年在德國google搜尋引擎關鍵字排名為「世界足球盃」居於首位。
2014年在台灣google搜尋引擎關鍵字排名為「世界足球盃」居於首位。

2014年德國兩性工資差異為22.4%。
2014年台灣兩性工資差亦為18.7%。

2013年德國人平均每天看電視3小時41分鐘。
2013年台灣人平均每天看電視2小時57分鐘。

2013年德國成年人抽菸率為25%。
2013年台灣成年人抽菸率為18%。

至2014年1月1日止,德國商船總計1萬5053艘。
至2014年1月1日止,台灣商船總計2338艘。

德國鐵軌總長為4萬1981公里。
台灣鐵軌總長為1580公里。

2012年德國人平均結婚年齡為32.1歲。
2012年台灣人平均結婚年齡為30.6歲。

2014年德國淨遷移率預計為1.6%。
2014年台灣境遷移率預計為.9%。

2014年德國人口總數預期減少0.18%。
2014年台灣人口總數預期增加0.25%。

2009年德國每人平均茶的消耗量為230克。
2009年台灣每人平均茶的消耗量為1700克。

德國共設立6250間博物館。
台灣共設立162間博物館。

2012年德國有23.3%的男性及23.9%的女性的體重超出標準範圍。
2012年台灣有19.2%的男性及16.6%的女性的體重超出標轉範圍。

德國有75%智慧型手機使用者出門時必攜手機。
台灣有81%智慧型手機使用者出門時必攜手機。

2013年總計216,032名台灣訪客赴德(計有過夜之人數)。
2013年總計52,494名德國訪客赴台(計有過夜之人數)。

2011年台灣平均每人醫療保險花費為2,479美元。
2011年德國平均每人醫療保險花費為4,495美元。

2010年德國平均每人能源消耗量為4噸等量石油。
2010年台灣平均每人能源消耗耗量為4.8噸等量石油。

2013年總計216,032名台灣訪客赴德(計有過夜之人數)。
2013年總計52,494名德國訪客赴台(計有過夜之人數)。

2011年台灣平均每人醫療保險花費為2,479美元。
2011年德國平均每人醫療保險花費為4,495美元。

2010年德國平均每人能源消耗量為4噸等量石油。
2010年台灣平均每人能源消耗耗量為4.8噸等量石油。

德國至今有80位諾貝爾獎得主。
台灣至今有1位諾貝爾獎得主。

德國人平均每天使用智慧型手機上網81分鐘。
台灣人平均每天使用智慧型手機上網197分鐘。

2014年美國雜誌《富比士》全球2000家大企業排行中德國企業佔52家。
2014年美國雜誌《富比士》全球2000家大企業排行中台灣企業佔47家。

2013年台灣農民在每平方公里的耕地上使用121公斤的化學肥藥。
2012年德國農民在每平方公里的耕地上使用18公斤化學肥藥。

2013年德國為台灣最重要的貿易夥伴。
2013年台灣為德國亞洲地區中第五大貿易夥伴。

台灣在美國雜誌《富比士》「最適經商國家」行榜中居於第18名。
德國在美國雜誌《富比士》「最適經商國家」行榜中居於第24名。

德國在2014年世界銀行「國際物流績效指標(LPI) 」中排名第1名。
台灣在2014年世界銀行「國際物流績效指標(LPI) 」中排名第19名。

台灣的安全性排名全球第2名。
德國的安全性排名全球第12名。

臺灣黑市交易佔國內生產毛額(GDP)29.1%。
德國非市交易佔國內生產毛額(GDP)13.2%。

2014德國國家足球隊在國際足球聯合會中排名第2名。
2014年台灣國家足球隊在國際足球聯合會中排名第176名。

台灣2013年在國際透明組織的貪腐印象指數排名第36。
德國2013年在國際透明組織的貪腐印象指數排名第12。

2014年德國預測死亡率1000人中有11,29人。
2014年台灣預測死亡率1000人中有6,97人。

2011年德國整形手術數量達863。
2011年台灣整形手術數量達350。

台灣寬頻網路的平均下載速率為每秒18.63Mbps,排名全球第15名。
德國寬頻網路的平均下載速率為每秒14.97Mbps,排名全球第26名。

台灣有八座國家公園,總面積3,123.86平方公里,佔了全台8.6%。
德國有八座國家公園,總面積1,943.62平方公里,佔了全德0.54%。

2013年全球貪腐指數台灣排名36。
2013年全球貪腐指數德國排名12。

2012年台灣托福成績平均78分(滿分為120分)。
2012年德國托福成績平均96分(滿分為120分)。

2013年,27艘貨船揚著台灣國旗。
2013年,272艘貨船揚著德國國旗。

2013年世界和平指數台灣居26名。
2013年世界和平指數德國居15名。

2013年台灣「臉書最常打卡地點」是台南花園夜市。
2013年德國「臉書最常打卡地點」是漢堡繩索街-夜生活及紅燈區中心。

台灣農民的平均年齡為63歲。
德國農民的平均年齡為53歲。

德國有33%小孩為未婚父母產下。
台灣有3%小孩為未婚父母產下。

台灣首富蔡衍明坐擁106億登富士比「全球富豪排行榜」第112名。
德國首富Karl Albrecht 坐擁260億登富士比「全球富豪排行榜」第18名。

台灣有史以來最高溫是40.2度,2004年在台中。
德國有史以來最高溫 是40.2度,2003年在弗萊堡和卡爾斯魯厄。

根據富士比排行,德國最具影響力的人是總理梅克爾,影響力排名世界第五。
根據富士比排行,台灣最具影響力的人是鴻海董事長郭台銘,影響力排名世界第四十八。

2012年台灣房價指數變化為12.2%。
2012年德國的房價指數變化為2.4%。

迄今得到奧斯卡最佳外語片的台灣電影有《臥虎藏龍》(2000)。
迄今得到奧斯卡最佳外語片的德國電影有《錫鼓》(1979)、《何處是我家》(2002)、《竊聽風暴》(2006)。

豐田Corolla汽車擁有36342名新註冊單位,成為2012年台灣最流行車款。
福斯Golf汽車擁有240702名新註冊單位,成為2012年德國最流行車款。

在台灣1%人在健保卡註冊死後器官捐贈。
在德國22%人持有器官捐贈卡。

在台灣有33台雲霄飛車。
在德國有205台雲霄飛車。

2012年德國的家庭債務是國內生產總值的62%。
2012年台灣的家庭債務是國內生產總值的86%。

時代雜誌高等教育大學排行評比中,慕尼黑大學為德國最好大學,國際排行48名。
時代雜誌高等教育大學排行評比中,台灣大學為台灣最好大學,國際排行134名。

台灣共有26位億萬富翁。
德國共有58位億萬富翁。

2012年台灣最常見的男性名字為家豪,女性名字為淑芬。
2012年德國最常見的男性名字為Jan,女性名字為Anna。

國際學生在台就學每年支付約8257美元。
國際學生在德就學每年支付約6285美元。

德國土地總面積的33%是耕地。
台灣土地總面積的24%是耕地。

2010年德國82%的人使用網路。
2010年台灣71.5%的人使用網路。

過去20年來德國男人平均身高是177.4公分。
過去20年來台灣男人平均身高是169.3公分德國的員工皆享有每年四周法定最低休假許可。

台灣的員工第一年在公司沒有法定的最低就業休假。從第二年開始,可放七天假,之後的節日逐漸增加到每年30天。

2013年6月,德國漢莎航空公司,德國最大的航空公司,81.13%的航班在預定的15分鐘內準時到達。
2013年6月,中華航空公司,台灣最大的航空公司,56.72%的航班在預定的15分鐘內準時到達。

2013年六月,德國男女比為97比100。
2013年六月,台灣男女比為100.2比100。

EF 全球英語能力評比中,德國排名第九,台灣排名第三十。

在台灣約有1900名百旬老人。
在德國約有17000名百旬老人。

國際透明組織2012「CPI-全球清廉印象指數」評比中,德國名列第13,台灣名列第37。

2012年,德國用電量達544.5億千瓦小時。
2012年,台灣用電量達220.8十億千瓦小時。

2010年,台灣醫療開支佔國內生產總值的6.5%。
2010年,德國醫療開支佔國內生產總值的11.6%。

台灣最長河流濁水溪長186公里。
德國最長河流萊茵河長865公里。

德國最大購物中心為波鴻(Bochum)的 Ruhr-Park(販售部建築面積126.000平方公尺)。
台灣最大購物商場為高雄夢時代(販售部建築面積400,001 平方公尺)。

2010年德國共有421艘登記註冊的商業船隻。
2010年台灣共有101艘登記註冊的商業船隻。

2013富士比「全球最大企業」排行榜中德國的第一為福斯汽車,排名14。
2013富士比「全球最大企業」排行榜中台灣的第一為鴻海科技集團,排名113。

德國男性最普遍做的整形手術為抽脂和眼皮拉高手術。
台灣男性最普遍做的整形手術為淚囊摘除和隆鼻。

2011年德國女性就業率為72%。
2011年台灣女性就業率為50%。

網路百科全書維基百科目前約有1.577.800筆德文資料(第2名)。
網路百科全書維基百科目前約有690.400筆中文資料(第12名)。

十年前的今天(2013.04.15),一美元價值1.81德國馬克(0.93歐元)。
十年前的今天(2013.04.15),一美元價值34.83新台幣。

2012年德國的賦稅及其他財政收入總合占國內生產毛額的44.9%。
2012年台灣的賦稅及其他財政收入總合占國內生產毛額的12.1%

2013年德國都市化程度為88.9%。
2013年台灣都市化程度為73%。

2011年德國的再生能源佔總能源生產的20.5%。
2011年台灣的再生能源佔總能源生產的1.85%。

2012年台灣的原油進口量達4340萬噸。
2012年德國的原油進口量達8570萬噸。

2009年26%的德國人擁有高等教育學位。
2009年39%的台灣人擁有高等教育學位。

德國最永續發展的企業為英國環境投資組織所做全球永續排名第1的BASF。
台灣最永續發展的企業為英國環境投資組織所做全球永續排名第115名的台積電。

2010年台灣65歲以上的人口達10.7%。
2010年德國65歲以上的人口達20.6%。

2012年台灣私人消費的電子商務營業額達131.9億美元。
2012年德國私人消費的電子商務營業額達453.9億美元。

2012年台灣的高速鐵路軌道總長為345公里。
2012年德國的高速鐵路軌道總長為1334公里。

2012/13在台北101施放的跨年煙火總計6.000發。
2012/13在德國柏林布蘭登堡門施放的跨年煙火總計22.000發。

2012年11月星巴克在台灣共計有282家分店。
2012年11月星巴克在德國共計有163家分店。

HTC在Interbrand所做2012年度全球品牌調查中以市值27.5億美元排名台灣最有價值品牌。
Mercedes-Benz在Interbrand所做2012年度全球品牌調查中以市值300.9億美元排名德國最有價值品牌。

台灣最大的體育館是擁有5萬5千個座位的高雄巨蛋。
德國最大的體育館是擁有7萬4千個座位的柏林奧林匹克體育場。

2012台灣最大的展覽為台北國際電腦展參觀人次達13萬。
2012德國最大的展覽為CeBIT(信息及通信技術博覽會)參觀人次達31.2萬。

2013年EIU全球最佳出生地台灣排名第14。
2013年EIU全球最佳出生地德國排名第16。

富比士年度最佳商業國台灣排名第16。
富比士年度最佳商業國德國排名第21。

2009年台灣共有172家註冊的廣播電台。
2009年德國共有370家註冊的廣播電台。

2010年台灣銷售量第一的報紙為《自由時報》的72萬份。
2010年德國銷售量第一的報紙為《圖片報》的310萬份。

台灣面積最大的湖為7.93平方公里的日月潭。
德國面積最大的湖為536平方公里的波登湖。

2010年台灣的黃金儲存量為422.4噸。
2010年德國的黃金儲存量為3396.3噸。

台灣的高速公路總長為1009公里。
德國的高速公路總長為12845公里。

2011台北馬拉松跑完的人數是4386位。
2011柏林馬拉松跑完的人數是32991位。

2011年台北捷運載客量為5億6千6百40萬人。
2011年柏林U-Bahn及S-Bahn的載客量為8億8千8百萬人。

2011年台灣數位相機銷售量為120萬台。
2011年德國數位相機銷售量為860萬台。

2010年台灣每人平均起司消耗量為0.9公斤。
2010年德國每人平均起司消耗量為22.9公斤。

在台灣有12560位註冊足球員及60個註冊俱樂部。
在德國有6308946位註冊足球員及26837個註冊俱樂部。

2010年台灣平均每人肉品消費為77.1公斤。
2010年德國平均每人肉品消費為79.1公斤。

2011年台灣的新車銷售量為378291輛。
2011年德國的新車銷售量為3173634輛。

2010年台灣的人均耗紙量為174.4公斤。
2010年德國的人均耗紙量為242.6公斤。

2011年台灣人均耗油量為一天6.5公升。
2011年德國人均耗油量為一天4.6公升。

2012年台灣知識經濟指數全球排名第13。
2012年德國知識經濟指數全球排名第4。

在台灣,約有24.35%的人口姓陳、林或黃等三大姓。
在德國,約有3.4%的人口姓Müller、Schmidt或Schneider等三大姓。

德國平均每人每年的米飯消耗量為3.4公斤。
台灣平均每人每年的米飯消耗量為49.1公斤。

2007年德國人每年平均喝掉24.4公升的酒。
2007年台灣人每年平均喝掉0.95公升的酒。

156家蘋果集團的供應商中有40家為臺灣公司。
156家蘋果集團的供應商中有1家為德國公司。

台灣2011年在國際透明組織的貪腐印象指數排名第32。
德國2011年在國際透明組織的貪腐印象指數排名第14。

2011年臺灣新聞自由世界排名第47。
2011年德國新聞自由世界排名第16。

台灣2009年人均耗水量為826m3。
德國2009年人均耗水量為390m3 。

聯合國開發計畫署發表的性別不平等指數裡 台灣排名第4。
聯合國開發計畫署發表的性別不平等指數裡 德國排名第7。

台北行人步行速度在世界排名第23。
柏林行人步行速度在世界排名第7。

台北證券交易所2010年的交易額為6,725.1億歐元。
法蘭克福證券交易所2010年的交易額為12,369億歐元。

2011年台灣有24個億萬富翁。
2011年德國有55個億萬富翁。

2010年台灣每名婦女平均生育1.15個孩子。
2010年德國每名婦女平均生育1.41個孩子。

2010年有48550位德國旅客來臺灣觀光。
2010年有31975位臺灣旅客至德國觀光。

2011年臺灣在德直接投資金額達351萬美元。
2011年德國在臺直接投資金額達2508萬美元。

臺灣有338家麥當勞世界排名第八。
德國有1091家麥當勞世界排名第五。

台灣最高峰為海拔3952公尺的玉山。
德國最高峰為海拔2963公尺的楚格峰。

台灣在2011年最受歡迎的結婚月份為一月。
德國在2011年最受歡迎的結婚月份為五月。

台灣2010年的國防支出占國內生產毛額2.2%。
德國2010年的國防支出佔國內生產毛額1.5%。

根據2011年的研究顯示,36.6%的台灣民眾仍和父母同住。
根據2011年的研究顯示,11.7%的德國民眾仍和父母同住。

台灣的信用於2012年1月由國際信用評等機構標準普爾(S&P)和穆迪(Moody’)評等為次佳與穩健的AA3級。
德國的信用於2012年1月由國際信用評等機構標準普爾(S&P)和穆迪(Moody’)評等為最佳與穩健的AAA級。

2011年11月,台灣平均油價為每公升1美元。
2011年11月,德國平均油價為每公升1.9美元。

2011年桃園中正機場國際旅客量位居世界第20名。
2011年德國法蘭克福機場國際旅客量位居世界第5名。

48.2%的台灣民眾(1,120萬人)為社群網站Facebook用戶。
27.2%的德國民眾(2,210萬人)為社群網站Facebbok用戶。

台灣寬頻網路的平均下載速率為每秒18.63Mbps,排名全球第15名。
德國寬頻網路的平均下載速率為每秒14.97Mbps,排名全球第26名。

2010年高雄港的貨櫃吞吐量共有918萬TEU(20呎標準櫃)。
2010年漢堡港的貨櫃吞吐量共有791萬TEU(20呎標準櫃)。

約有80萬人在台北101參加官方舉辦的2011/12跨年晚會。
約有100萬人在柏林布蘭登堡門參加官方舉辦的2011/12跨年晚會。

2011年10月,台灣高鐵準時率(以誤點不超過6分鐘為標準)達99.83%。
2011年10月,德國長程火車準時率(以誤點不超過6分鐘為標準)達76.3%。

2010年台灣的註冊學生人數共有1,343,603名。
2010年德國的註冊學生人數共有2,217,294名。

台灣法定投票年齡為20歲。
德國法定投票年齡為18歲。

至2011年9月,台灣外匯存底累積有3892億美元。
至2011年9月,德國外匯存底累積有2423億美元。

2010年台灣對外援助支出共達美金3.8億元,佔國民總收入的0.1%。
2010年德國對外援助支出共達美金123.7億元,佔國民總收入的0.37%。

台灣海岸線長度為1,566公里。
德國海岸線長度為2,389公里。

2010年台灣外籍學生總人數為21,356人。
2010 年德國外籍學生總人數為181,000人。

台灣海岸線長度為1,566公里。
德國海岸線長度為2,389公里。

台北市2010年所登記之交通事故有1,819,685件。
柏林2010年所登記之交通事故有130,502件。

台灣2009年性別比例為98.7名女性相應於100名男性。
德國2009年性別比例為104名女性相應於100名男性。

台灣2010年農業、漁業暨林業人口佔全國總就業人口之5,2%。
德國2010年農業、漁業暨林業人口佔全國總就業人口之3,5%。

在台灣闖紅燈須繳納45歐元至135歐元之罰鍰。
在德國闖紅燈須繳納90歐元至360歐元之罰鍰。

台灣2008年總統大選投票率為76.3%。
德國2009年聯邦議院選舉投票率為70,8%。

2010年台北地區每月平均降雨量約為2278公厘。
2010年法蘭克福地區每月平均降雨量約為658公厘。

台灣員工在同一間公司工作滿20年,一年可享有24天有薪假期。
德國員工一開始既享有一年24天有薪假期。

2010年台灣每一萬人中有17位醫生。
2010年德國每一萬人中有35位醫生。

2010年台灣專利申請件數共有80.494件。
2010年德國專利申請件數共有59.245件。

2010年台灣每一千人中有6 對結婚。
2010年德國每一千人中有4.7 對結婚。

台灣有24%的土地為可耕地。
德國有33%的土地為可耕地。

台灣握有1,530億美金之美國證券。
德國握有610億美金之美國證券。

台灣最高建築為台北101(Taipei 101),樓高508公尺。
德國最高建築為商業銀行大樓(Commerzbank Tower) ,樓高300公尺。

65歲以上的老年人口佔台灣總人口的10,9%。
65歲以上的老年人口佔德國總人口的20,6%。

台灣擁有四十萬名外籍勞工。
德國擁有三百五十五萬五千名外籍勞工。

台灣人口密度為每平方公里688人。
德國人口密度為每平方公里229人。

台灣因風災每年約損失美金5.87億元。
德國因水災每年約損失美金10.87億元。

台灣公司所得稅為17%。
德國股份有限公司平均稅務負擔為29,83%。

台灣的機車數量有1,488萬輛。
德國的機車數量有383萬輛。

對外籍勞工而言台北排名第66最昂貴的城市。
對外籍勞工而言柏林排名第35最昂貴的城市。

2010年到台灣觀光旅遊的人數為550萬人次。
2010年到德國觀光旅遊的人數為2,690萬人次。

台灣碩士生起薪1,004美元。
德國碩士生起薪4,724美元。

台灣每度水平均0.29歐元。
德國每度水平均5.51歐元。

台灣人均商品出口毛額為11,856美元。
德國人均商品出口毛額為15,463美元。

台灣自行創業比例為16,98 %。
德國自行創業比例為12.1%。

台灣總人口之平均年齡為37.6歲。
德國總人口之平均年齡為44.9歲。

台灣網路普及率為69%。
德國網路普及率為79%。

台灣女性擔任高階主管比例為 30%。
德國女性擔任高階主管比例為 11%。

台灣每人每日生活用水量為259公升。
德國每人每日生活用水量為127公升。