Peru: Statistics

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People  Source: The World Bank
Population 30,973,148 (2014)
Population Growth Rate 1.325 annual % (2014)
Age Dependency Ratio 53.5 % of working-age population (2014)
Urban Population 78.285 % of total (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate 13.1 per 1,000 live births (2015)
Life Expectancy at Birth 74.526 years (2014)
Age distribution - % of total population (2014);
Energy Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration
    Production 39,065,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Consumption 35,688,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Exports 2,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Imports 5,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Renewable Electricity Generation 22,515,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Production 174,961.56 bbl/day (2013)
    Consumption 171,380 bbl/day (2013)
    Exports (Refined) 80,558.77 bbl/day (2010)
    Imports (Refined) 42,071.42 bbl/day (2010)
    Proved Reserves (Crude) 741,000,000 bbl (2015)
    Production (Gross) 639,907,800,000 cu ft (2012)
    Consumption (Dry) 418,482,750,000 cu ft (2012)
    Exports (Dry) 0 cu ft (2013)
    Imports (Dry) 0 cu ft (2013)
    Proved Reserves 15,047,000,000,000 cu ft (2015)
Technology & Infrastructure  Source: CIA World Factbook
Airports 191 (2012 )
Cellular Telephones 32,461,000 (2011 )
Highways 137,327 km (2007 )
Note: Includes 26,017 km of national roads, 28,843 km of departmental roads, and 82,467 km of local roads (2007)
Internet Hosts 234,102 (2012 )
Internet Users 9,158,000 (2009 )
Railways 1,906 km (2011 )
Telephones 3,688,000,000 (2011 )
Geography & Environment Source: CIA World Factbook
LocationWestern South America, bordering the South Pacific Ocean, between Chile and Ecuador
Total Area1,285,216 sq. km
Land Area1,279,996 sq. km
Water Area5,220 sq. km
Coastline2,414 km
Climatevaries from tropical in east to dry desert in west; temperate to frigid in Andes
Terrainwestern coastal plain (costa), high and rugged Andes in center (sierra), eastern lowland jungle of Amazon Basin (selva)
Lowest PointPacific Ocean 0 m
Highest Point Nevado Huascaran 6,768 m

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