Jordan: Statistics

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People  Source: The World Bank
Population 6,607,000 (2014)
Population Growth Rate 2.25 annual % (2014)
Age Dependency Ratio 65.628 % of working-age population (2014)
Urban Population 83.447 % of total (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate 15.4 per 1,000 live births (2015)
Life Expectancy at Birth 74.052 years (2014)
Age distribution - % of total population (2014);
Energy Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration
    Production 15,603,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Consumption 13,900,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Exports 104,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Imports 784,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Renewable Electricity Generation 69,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Production 164.76 bbl/day (2013)
    Consumption 110,590 bbl/day (2013)
    Exports (Refined) 0 bbl/day (2012)
    Imports (Refined) 35,603.34 bbl/day (2010)
    Proved Reserves (Crude) 1,000,000 bbl (2015)
    Production (Gross) 7,945,880,000 cu ft (2012)
    Consumption (Dry) 25,038,340,000 cu ft (2012)
    Exports (Dry) 0 cu ft (2013)
    Imports (Dry) 17,092,460,000 cu ft (2012)
    Proved Reserves 213,000,000,000 cu ft (2015)
Technology & Infrastructure  Source: CIA World Factbook
Airports 18 (2012 )
Cellular Telephones 7,483,000 (2011 )
Highways 7,891 km (2009 )
Internet Hosts 69,473 (2012 )
Internet Users 1,642,000 (2009 )
Railways 507 km (2010 )
Telephones 465,400 (2011 )
Geography & Environment Source: CIA World Factbook
LocationMiddle East, northwest of Saudi Arabia
Total Area89,342 sq. km
Land Area88,802 sq. km
Water Area540 sq. km
Coastline26 km
Climatemostly arid desert; rainy season in west (November to April)
Terrainmostly desert plateau in east, highland area in west; Great Rift Valley separates East and West Banks of the Jordan River
Lowest PointDead Sea -408 m
Highest Point Jabal Ram 1,734 m

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