Nicaragua: Statistics

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People  Source: The World Bank
Population 6,013,913 (2014)
Population Growth Rate 1.142 annual % (2014)
Age Dependency Ratio 55 % of working-age population (2014)
Urban Population 58.459 % of total (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate 18.8 per 1,000 live births (2015)
Life Expectancy at Birth 74.81 years (2014)
Age distribution - % of total population (2014);
Energy Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration
    Production 4,181,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Consumption 3,556,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Exports 16,230,000 kWh (2013)
    Imports 51,970,000 kWh (2013)
    Renewable Electricity Generation 1,720,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Production -153.5 bbl/day (2013)
    Consumption 34,070 bbl/day (2013)
    Exports (Refined) 518.52 bbl/day (2010)
    Imports (Refined) 12,325.62 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 143 (2012 )
Cellular Telephones 4,822,000 (2011 )
Highways 19,137 km (2009 )
Internet Hosts 296,068 (2012 )
Internet Users 199,800 (2009 )
Telephones 287,600 (2011 )
Geography & Environment Source: CIA World Factbook
LocationCentral America, bordering both the Caribbean Sea and the North Pacific Ocean, between Costa Rica and Honduras
Total Area130,370 sq. km
Land Area119,990 sq. km
Water Area10,380 sq. km
Coastline910 km
Climatetropical in lowlands, cooler in highlands
Terrainextensive Atlantic coastal plains rising to central interior mountains; narrow Pacific coastal plain interrupted by volcanoes
Lowest PointPacific Ocean 0 m
Highest Point Mogoton 2,438 m

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