Maldives: Statistics

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People  Source: The World Bank
Population 401,000 (2014)
Population Growth Rate 2.015 annual % (2014)
Age Dependency Ratio 47.727 % of working-age population (2014)
Urban Population 44.494 % of total (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate 7.4 per 1,000 live births (2015)
Life Expectancy at Birth 76.773 years (2014)
Age distribution - % of total population (2014);
Energy Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration
    Production 287,200,000 kWh (2012)
    Consumption 267,100,000 kWh (2012)
    Exports 0 kWh (2013)
    Imports 0 kWh (2013)
    Renewable Electricity Generation 200,000 kWh (2012)
    Production 0 bbl/day (2013)
    Consumption 7,610 bbl/day (2013)
    Exports (Refined) 0 bbl/day (2012)
    Imports (Refined) 6,940.07 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 6 (2012 )
Cellular Telephones 530,400 (2011 )
Highways 88 km (2006 )
Note: village roads are mainly compacted coral
Internet Hosts 3,296 (2012 )
Internet Users 86,400 (2009 )
Telephones 24,100 (2011 )
Geography & Environment Source: CIA World Factbook
LocationSouthern Asia, group of atolls in the Indian Ocean, south-southwest of India
Total Area298 sq. km
Land Area298 sq. km
Water Area0 sq. km
Coastline644 km
Climatetropical; hot, humid; dry, northeast monsoon (November to March); rainy, southwest monsoon (June to August)
Terrainflat, with white sandy beaches
Lowest PointIndian Ocean 0 m
Highest Point unnamed location on Wilingili island in the Addu Atoll 2.4 m

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