Niger: Statistics

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People  Source: The World Bank
Population 19,113,728 (2014)
Population Growth Rate 4.029 annual % (2014)
Age Dependency Ratio 112.683 % of working-age population (2014)
Urban Population 18.469 % of total (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate 57.1 per 1,000 live births (2015)
Life Expectancy at Birth 61.458 years (2014)
Age distribution - % of total population (2014);
Energy Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration
    Production 355,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Consumption 930,150,000 kWh (2012)
    Exports 0 kWh (2013)
    Imports 600,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Renewable Electricity Generation 0 kWh (2012)
    Production 20,000 bbl/day (2013)
    Consumption 5,770 bbl/day (2013)
    Exports (Refined) 0 bbl/day (2012)
    Imports (Refined) 5,136.43 bbl/day (2010)
    Proved Reserves (Crude) 150,000,000 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)
Technology & Infrastructure  Source: CIA World Factbook
Airports 30 (2012 )
Cellular Telephones 4,743,000 (2011 )
Highways 18,949 km (2008 )
Internet Hosts 454 (2012 )
Internet Users 115,900 (2009 )
Telephones 85,900 (2011 )
Geography & Environment Source: CIA World Factbook
LocationWestern Africa, southeast of Algeria
Total Area1 sq. km
Land Area1,266,700 sq. km
Water Area300 sq. km
Coastline0 km
Climatedesert; mostly hot, dry, dusty; tropical in extreme south
Terrainpredominately desert plains and sand dunes; flat to rolling plains in south; hills in north
Lowest PointNiger River 200 m
Highest Point Mont Bagzane 2,022 m

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