People [1]

People

Population 10,023,318 (2019)
Population Growth Rate 0.837 annual % (2019)
Age Dependency Ratio 42.63 % of working-age population (2019)
Urban Population 56.031 % of total (2019)
Infant Mortality Rate 18.2 per 1,000 live births (2019)
Life Expectancy at Birth 72.864 years (2018)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2019)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 23.819 billion kWh (2018) #73
Consumption 20.286 billion kWh (2018) #71
Exports 1.491 billion kWh (2019) #52
Imports 0.137 billion kWh (2019) #95
Renewable Electricity Generation 2.033 billion kWh (2018) #102

Oil

Ranking
Production 778.868 thousand bbl/day (2019) #25
Consumption 100.261 thousand bbl/day (2018) #80
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 (2020) #20

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 963.746 billion cu ft (2015) #31
Consumption (Dry) 404.978 billion cu ft (2019) #45
Exports (Dry) 409.169 billion cu ft (2019) #20
Imports (Dry) 63.135 billion cu ft (2018) #52
Proved Reserves 45 trillion cu ft (2020) #24

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 37 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 10,339,700 (2018 est.)
Highways 24,981 km (2013)
Internet Users 7,720,502 (2016 est.)
Railways 2,944 km (2017)
Telephones 1,681,407 (2018 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 4,466 m

Sources

  1. The World Bank Date Accessed: 1/31/2021
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 5/9/2020