Iran: Statistics

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People  Source: The World Bank
Population 78,143,644 (2014)
Population Growth Rate 1.277 annual % (2014)
Age Dependency Ratio 39.837 % of working-age population (2014)
Urban Population 72.855 % of total (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate 13.4 per 1,000 live births (2015)
Life Expectancy at Birth 75.389 years (2014)
Age distribution - % of total population (2014);
Energy Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration
    Production 239,248,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Consumption 195,322,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Exports 11,029,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Imports 3,897,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Renewable Electricity Generation 12,553,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Production 3,192,370.43 bbl/day (2013)
    Consumption 1,870,000 bbl/day (2013)
    Exports (Refined) 330,798.33 bbl/day (2010)
    Imports (Refined) 180,358.11 bbl/day (2010)
    Proved Reserves (Crude) 157,800,000,000 bbl (2015)
    Production (Gross) 8,178,794,790,000 cu ft (2012)
    Consumption (Dry) 5,511,043,560,000 cu ft (2012)
    Exports (Dry) 326,296,830,000 cu ft (2012)
    Imports (Dry) 188,194,370,000 cu ft (2012)
    Proved Reserves 1,201,382,000,000,000 cu ft (2015)
Technology & Infrastructure  Source: CIA World Factbook
Airports 324 (2012 )
Cellular Telephones 56,043,000 (2011 )
Highways 172,927 km (2006 )
Internet Hosts 197,804 (2012 )
Internet Users 8,214,000 (2009 )
Railways 8,442 km (2008 )
Telephones 27,767,000 (2011 )
Geography & Environment Source: CIA World Factbook
LocationMiddle East, bordering the Gulf of Oman, the Persian Gulf, and the Caspian Sea, between Iraq and Pakistan
Total Area1,648,195 sq. km
Land Area1,531,595 sq. km
Water Area116,600 sq. km
Coastline2,440 km
Climatemostly arid or semiarid, subtropical along Caspian coast
Terrainrugged, mountainous rim; high, central basin with deserts, mountains; small, discontinuous plains along both coasts
Lowest PointCaspian Sea -28 m
Highest Point Kuh-e Damavand 5,671 m

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