The Gambia: Statistics

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People  Source: The World Bank
Population 1,928,201 (2014)
Population Growth Rate 3.232 annual % (2014)
Age Dependency Ratio 94.759 % of working-age population (2014)
Urban Population 59.015 % of total (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate 47.9 per 1,000 live births (2015)
Life Expectancy at Birth 60.228 years (2014)
Age distribution - % of total population (2014);
Energy Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration
    Production 235,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Consumption 218,550,000 kWh (2012)
    Exports 0 kWh (2013)
    Imports 0 kWh (2013)
    Renewable Electricity Generation 0 kWh (2012)
    Production 0 bbl/day (2013)
    Consumption 3,350 bbl/day (2013)
    Exports (Refined) 41.62 bbl/day (2010)
    Imports (Refined) 3,434.44 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 1 (2012 )
Cellular Telephones 1,581,000 (2011 )
Highways 3,742 km (2004 )
Internet Hosts 656 (2012 )
Internet Users 130,100 (2009 )
Telephones 49,100 (2011 )
Geography & Environment Source: CIA World Factbook
LocationWestern Africa, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean and Senegal
Total Area11,295 sq. km
Land Area10,000 sq. km
Water Area1,295 sq. km
Coastline80 km
Climatetropical; hot, rainy season (June to November); cooler, dry season (November to May)
Terrainflood plain of the Gambia River flanked by some low hills
Lowest PointAtlantic Ocean 0 m
Highest Point unnamed location 53 m

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