Palau: Statistics

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People  Source: The World Bank
Population 21,097 (2014)
Population Growth Rate 0.847 annual % (2014)
Age Dependency Ratio 77.29 % of working-age population (2012)
Urban Population 86.452 % of total (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate 14.2 per 1,000 live births (2015)
Life Expectancy at Birth 72.831 years (2011)
Age distribution - % of total population (2012);
Energy Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration
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Technology & Infrastructure  Source: CIA World Factbook
Airports 3 (2012 )
Cellular Telephones 15,400 (2011 )
Internet Hosts 4 (2012 )
Telephones 6,900 (2011 )
Geography & Environment Source: CIA World Factbook
LocationOceania, group of islands in the North Pacific Ocean, southeast of the Philippines
Total Area459 sq. km
Land Area459 sq. km
Water Area0 sq. km
Coastline1,519 km
Climatetropical; hot and humid; wet season May to November
Terrainvarying geologically from the high, mountainous main island of Babelthuap to low, coral islands usually fringed by large barrier reefs
Lowest PointPacific Ocean 0 m
Highest Point Mount Ngerchelchuus 242 m

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