Ecuador: Statistics

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People  Source: The World Bank
Population 15,902,916 (2014)
Population Growth Rate 1.531 annual % (2014)
Age Dependency Ratio 55.948 % of working-age population (2014)
Urban Population 63.516 % of total (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate 18.4 per 1,000 live births (2015)
Life Expectancy at Birth 75.872 years (2014)
Age distribution - % of total population (2014);
Energy Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration
    Production 22,106,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Consumption 19,020,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Exports 12,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Imports 238,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Renewable Electricity Generation 12,414,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Production 527,028.74 bbl/day (2013)
    Consumption 255,000 bbl/day (2013)
    Exports (Refined) 28,613.32 bbl/day (2010)
    Imports (Refined) 103,574.38 bbl/day (2010)
    Proved Reserves (Crude) 8,832,000,000 bbl (2015)
    Production (Gross) 54,385,100,000 cu ft (2012)
    Consumption (Dry) 18,257,860,000 cu ft (2012)
    Exports (Dry) 0 cu ft (2013)
    Imports (Dry) 0 cu ft (2013)
    Proved Reserves 212,000,000,000 cu ft (2015)
Technology & Infrastructure  Source: CIA World Factbook
Airports 431 (2012 )
Cellular Telephones 15,333,000 (2011 )
Highways 43,670 km (2007 )
Internet Hosts 170,538 (2012 )
Internet Users 3,352,000 (2009 )
Railways 965 km (2010 )
Telephones 2,211,000 (2011 )
Geography & Environment Source: CIA World Factbook
LocationWestern South America, bordering the Pacific Ocean at the Equator, between Colombia and Peru
Total Area283,561 sq. km
Land Area276,841 sq. km
Water Area6,720 sq. km
Coastline2,237 km
Climatetropical along coast, becoming cooler inland at higher elevations; tropical in Amazonian jungle lowlands
Terraincoastal plain (costa), inter-Andean central highlands (sierra), and flat to rolling eastern jungle (oriente)
Lowest PointPacific Ocean 0 m
Highest Point Chimborazo 6,267 m

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