People [1]

People

Population 1,569,439 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 4.921 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 27.682 % of working-age population (2018)
Urban Population 89.287 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 6.1 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 77.032 years (2017)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2018)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 27.48 billion kWh (2017) #71
Consumption 26.103 billion kWh (2017) #68
Exports 0.513 billion kWh (2017) #69
Imports 0.556 billion kWh (2017) #76
Renewable Electricity Generation 0.009 billion kWh (2017) #160

Oil

Ranking
Production 54.886 thousand bbl/day (2018) #59
Consumption 63.024 thousand bbl/day (2018) #89
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Imports (Refined) [3] 219.1 thousand bbl/day (2013) #30
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0.108 billion bbl (2019) #67

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 727.489 billion cu ft (2015) #35
Consumption (Dry) 561.12 billion cu ft (2017) #42
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #56
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #79
Proved Reserves 7.4 trillion cu ft (2019) #41

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 4 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 2,092,714 (2018 est.)
Highways 4,122 km (2010)
Internet Users 1,351,326 (2016 est.)
Telephones 274,733 (2018 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationMiddle East, archipelago in the Persian Gulf, east of Saudi Arabia
Total Area760 sq. km
Land Area760 sq. km
Water Area0 sq. km
Coastline161 km
Climatearid; mild, pleasant winters; very hot, humid summers
Terrainmostly low desert plain rising gently to low central escarpment
Lowest PointPersian Gulf 0 m
Highest Point Jabal ad Dukhan 135 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