People [1]

People

Population 2,866,376 (2018)
Population Growth Rate -0.247 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 45.81 % of working-age population (2018)
Urban Population 60.319 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 7.8 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 78.458 years (2018)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2018)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 4.481 billion kWh (2017) #121
Consumption 5.032 billion kWh (2017) #121
Exports 0.488 billion kWh (2017) #70
Imports 2.915 billion kWh (2017) #49
Renewable Electricity Generation 4.481 billion kWh (2017) #82

Oil

Ranking
Production 15.655 thousand bbl/day (2018) #85
Consumption 29.152 thousand bbl/day (2017) #121
Exports (Refined) [3] 23.32 thousand bbl/day (2013) #54
Imports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #85
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0.168 billion bbl (2019) #58

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 1.236 billion cu ft (2015) #87
Consumption (Dry) 1.766 billion cu ft (2017) #111
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #56
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #79
Proved Reserves 0.029 trillion cu ft (2019) #97

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: 9/6/2019
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 5/9/2020