People [1]

People

Population 9,862,429 (2017)
Population Growth Rate 1.066 annual % (2017)
Age Dependency Ratio 41.433 % of working-age population (2017)
Urban Population 55.181 % of total (2017)
Infant Mortality Rate 27.2 per 1,000 live births (2016)
Life Expectancy at Birth 72.026 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2017)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 23 billion kWh (2015) #72
Consumption 20 billion kWh (2015) #70
Exports 0.3 billion kWh (2015) #71
Imports 0.1 billion kWh (2015) #95
Renewable Electricity Generation 1.8 billion kWh (2015) #98

Oil

Ranking
Production 799 thousand bbl/day (2017) #25
Consumption 101 thousand bbl/day (2015) #77
Exports (Refined) [3] 744.4 thousand bbl/day (2013) #20
Imports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #85
Proved Reserves (Crude) 7 billion bbl (2018) #19

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 964 billion cu ft (2015) #24
Consumption (Dry) 384 billion cu ft (2015) #46
Exports (Dry) 259 billion cu ft (2015) #26
Imports (Dry) 7.1 billion cu ft (2015) #65
Proved Reserves 35 trillion cu ft (2018) #26

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 37 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 10,315,993 (2016 est.)
Highways 52,942 km (2006)
Internet Users 7,720,502 (2016 est.)
Railways 2,944.3 km (2017)
Telephones 1,700,233 (2016 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationSouthwestern Asia, bordering the Caspian Sea, between Iran and Russia, with a small European portion north of the Caucasus range
Total Area86,600 sq. km
Land Area82,629 sq. km
Water Area3,971 sq. km
Coastline0 km
Climatedry, semiarid steppe
Terrainlarge, flat Kur-Araz Ovaligi (Kura-Araks Lowland) (much of it below sea level) with Great Caucasus Mountains to the north, Qarabag Yaylasi (Karabakh Upland) in west; Baku lies on Abseron Yasaqligi (Apsheron Peninsula) that juts into Caspian Sea
Lowest PointCaspian Sea -28 m
Highest Point Bazarduzu Dagi 4,485 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