North Korea: Statistics

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People  Source: The World Bank
Population 25,026,772 (2014)
Population Growth Rate 0.525 annual % (2014)
Age Dependency Ratio 44.914 % of working-age population (2014)
Urban Population 60.715 % of total (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate 19.7 per 1,000 live births (2015)
Life Expectancy at Birth 70.075 years (2014)
Age distribution - % of total population (2014);
Energy Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration
    Production 18,757,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Consumption 15,716,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Exports 0 kWh (2013)
    Imports 0 kWh (2013)
    Renewable Electricity Generation 13,365,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Production 87.2 bbl/day (2013)
    Consumption 14,920 bbl/day (2013)
    Exports (Refined) 0 bbl/day (2012)
    Imports (Refined) 5,786.6 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 81 (2012 )
Cellular Telephones 1,000,000 (2011 )
Highways 25,554 km (2006 )
Internet Hosts 8 (2012 )
Railways 5,242 km (2009 )
Telephones 1,180,000 (2011 )
Geography & Environment Source: CIA World Factbook
LocationEastern Asia, northern half of the Korean Peninsula bordering the Korea Bay and the Sea of Japan, between China and South Korea
Total Area120,538 sq. km
Land Area120,408 sq. km
Water Area130 sq. km
Coastline2,495 km
Climatetemperate with rainfall concentrated in summer
Terrainmostly hills and mountains separated by deep, narrow valleys; coastal plains wide in west, discontinuous in east
Lowest PointSea of Japan 0 m
Highest Point Paektu-san 2,744 m

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