People [1]

People

Population 2,873,457 (2017)
Population Growth Rate -0.092 annual % (2017)
Age Dependency Ratio 44.06 % of working-age population (2017)
Urban Population 59.383 % of total (2017)
Infant Mortality Rate 7.8 per 1,000 live births (2017)
Life Expectancy at Birth 78.345 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2017)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 5.9 billion kWh (2015) #113
Consumption 5.1 billion kWh (2015) #115
Exports 1 billion kWh (2015) #58
Imports 2.4 billion kWh (2015) #51
Renewable Electricity Generation 5.9 billion kWh (2015) #72

Oil

Ranking
Production 21 thousand bbl/day (2017) #73
Consumption 28 thousand bbl/day (2015) #117
Exports (Refined) [3] 23.32 thousand bbl/day (2013) #54
Imports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #85
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0.2 billion bbl (2018) #52

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 1.2 billion cu ft (2015) #65
Consumption (Dry) 1.2 billion cu ft (2015) #108
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #47
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #71

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 4 (2016)
Cellular Telephones 3,369,756 (2016 est.)
Highways 18,000 km (2002)
Internet Users 2,016,516 (2016 est.)
Railways 677 km (2014)
Telephones 245,336 (2016 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: 7/6/2018
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 12/5/2017