Nepal: Statistics

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People  Source: The World Bank
Population 28,174,724 (2014)
Population Growth Rate 1.213 annual % (2014)
Age Dependency Ratio 63.675 % of working-age population (2014)
Urban Population 18.243 % of total (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate 29.4 per 1,000 live births (2015)
Life Expectancy at Birth 69.605 years (2014)
Age distribution - % of total population (2014);
Energy Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration
    Production 3,516,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Consumption 3,239,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Exports 4,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Imports 793,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Renewable Electricity Generation 3,498,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Production 0 bbl/day (2013)
    Consumption 19,260 bbl/day (2013)
    Exports (Refined) 0 bbl/day (2012)
    Imports (Refined) 21,957.84 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 47 (2012 )
Cellular Telephones 13,355,000 (2011 )
Highways 17,282 km (2007 )
Internet Hosts 41,256 (2012 )
Internet Users 577,800 (2009 )
Railways 59 km (2010 )
Telephones 845,500 (2011 )
Geography & Environment Source: CIA World Factbook
LocationSouthern Asia, between China and India
Total Area147,181 sq. km
Land Area143,351 sq. km
Water Area3,830 sq. km
Coastline0 km
Climatevaries from cool summers and severe winters in north to subtropical summers and mild winters in south
TerrainTarai or flat river plain of the Ganges in south, central hill region, rugged Himalayas in north
Lowest PointKanchan Kalan 70 m
Highest Point Mount Everest 8,850 m

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