Malawi: Statistics

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People  Source: The World Bank
Population 16,695,253 (2014)
Population Growth Rate 3.072 annual % (2014)
Age Dependency Ratio 95.221 % of working-age population (2014)
Urban Population 16.102 % of total (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate 43.4 per 1,000 live births (2015)
Life Expectancy at Birth 62.722 years (2014)
Age distribution - % of total population (2014);
Energy Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration
    Production 2,180,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Consumption 2,027,400,000 kWh (2012)
    Exports 0 kWh (2013)
    Imports 0 kWh (2013)
    Renewable Electricity Generation 1,900,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Production 200 bbl/day (2013)
    Consumption 13,040 bbl/day (2013)
    Exports (Refined) 0 bbl/day (2012)
    Imports (Refined) 6,059.32 bbl/day (2010)
    Proved Reserves (Crude) 0 bbl (2015)
    Production (Gross) 0 cu ft (2012)
    Consumption (Dry) 0 cu ft (2013)
    Exports (Dry) 0 cu ft (2013)
    Imports (Dry) 0 cu ft (2013)
    Proved Reserves 0 cu ft (2015)
Technology & Infrastructure  Source: CIA World Factbook
Airports 31 (2012 )
Cellular Telephones 3,952,000 (2011 )
Highways 15,451 km (2003 )
Internet Hosts 1,099 (2012 )
Internet Users 716,400 (2009 )
Railways 797 km (2010 )
Telephones 173,500 (2011 )
Geography & Environment Source: CIA World Factbook
LocationSouthern Africa, east of Zambia
Total Area118,484 sq. km
Land Area94,080 sq. km
Water Area24,404 sq. km
Coastline0 km
Climatesub-tropical; rainy season (November to May); dry season (May to November)
Terrainnarrow elongated plateau with rolling plains, rounded hills, some mountains
Lowest Pointjunction of the Shire River and international boundary with Mozambique 37 m
Highest Point Sapitwa (Mount Mlanje) 3,002 m

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