People [1]

People

Population 2,837,743 (2020)
Population Growth Rate -0.578 annual % (2020)
Age Dependency Ratio 46.93 % of working-age population (2020)
Urban Population 62.112 % of total (2020)
Infant Mortality Rate 8.6 per 1,000 live births (2019)
Life Expectancy at Birth 78.573 years (2019)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2020)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 5.176 billion kWh (2019) #120
Consumption 6.528 billion kWh (2019) #113
Exports 0.963 billion kWh (2020) #64
Imports 3.239 billion kWh (2020) #49
Renewable Electricity Generation 5.313 billion kWh (2020) #86

Oil

Ranking
Production 17.314 thousand bbl/day (2020) #80
Consumption 26.393 thousand bbl/day (2019) #125
Exports (Refined) [3] 23.32 thousand bbl/day (2013) #54
Imports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #85
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0.15 billion bbl (2021) #60

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 1.236 billion cu ft (2015) #87
Consumption (Dry) 1.485 billion cu ft (2019) #113
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2020) #57
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2020) #85
Proved Reserves 0.201 trillion cu ft (2021) #84

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 4 (2016)
Cellular Telephones 2,714,878 (2018 est.)
Highways 3,945 km (2018)
Internet Users 2,016,516 (2016 est.)
Railways 677 km (2015)
Telephones 348,631 (2018 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationSoutheastern Europe, bordering the Adriatic Sea and Ionian Sea, between Greece in the south and Montenegro and Kosovo to the north
Total Area28,748 sq. km
Land Area27,398 sq. km
Water Area1,350 sq. km
Coastline362 km
Climatemild temperate; cool, cloudy, wet winters; hot, clear, dry summers; interior is cooler and wetter
Terrainmostly mountains and hills; small plains along coast
Lowest PointAdriatic Sea 0 m
Highest Point Maja e Korabit (Golem Korab) 2,764 m

Sources

  1. The World Bank Date Accessed: 10/3/2021
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 5/9/2020