Algeria: Statistics

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People  Source: The World Bank
Population 38,934,334 (2014)
Population Growth Rate 1.94 annual % (2014)
Age Dependency Ratio 51.537 % of working-age population (2014)
Urban Population 70.129 % of total (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate 21.9 per 1,000 live births (2015)
Life Expectancy at Birth 74.808 years (2014)
Age distribution - % of total population (2014);
Energy Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration
    Production 53,985,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Consumption 42,868,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Exports 985,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Imports 936,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Renewable Electricity Generation 616,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Production 1,762,746.01 bbl/day (2013)
    Consumption 380,000 bbl/day (2013)
    Exports (Refined) 471,875.7 bbl/day (2010)
    Imports (Refined) 17,271.23 bbl/day (2010)
    Proved Reserves (Crude) 12,200,000,000 bbl (2015)
    Production (Gross) 6,448,483,690,000 cu ft (2012)
    Consumption (Dry) 1,322,801,700,000 cu ft (2012)
    Exports (Dry) 1,730,321,310,000 cu ft (2012)
    Imports (Dry) 0 cu ft (2013)
    Proved Reserves 159,054,000,000,000 cu ft (2015)
Technology & Infrastructure  Source: CIA World Factbook
Airports 142 (2012 )
Cellular Telephones 35,406,000 (2011 )
Highways 113,655 km (2010 )
Internet Hosts 676 (2012 )
Internet Users 4,700,000 (2009 )
Railways 3,973 km (2008 )
Telephones 3,059,000 (2011 )
Geography & Environment Source: CIA World Factbook
LocationNorthern Africa, bordering the Mediterranean Sea, between Morocco and Tunisia
Total Area2,381,741 sq. km
Land Area2,381,741 sq. km
Water Area0 sq. km
Coastline998 km
Climatearid to semiarid; mild, wet winters with hot, dry summers along coast; drier with cold winters and hot summers on high plateau; sirocco is a hot, dust/sand-laden wind especially common in summer
Terrainmostly high plateau and desert; some mountains; narrow, discontinuous coastal plain
Lowest PointChott Melrhir -40 m
Highest Point Tahat 3,003 m

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