People [1]

People

Population 1,492,584 (2017)
Population Growth Rate 4.622 annual % (2017)
Age Dependency Ratio 28.36 % of working-age population (2017)
Urban Population 89.186 % of total (2017)
Infant Mortality Rate 6.3 per 1,000 live births (2017)
Life Expectancy at Birth 76.9 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2017)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 27 billion kWh (2016) #70
Consumption 26 billion kWh (2016) #67
Exports 0.3 billion kWh (2016) #75
Imports 0.3 billion kWh (2016) #87
Renewable Electricity Generation 0 billion kWh (2015) #147

Oil

Ranking
Production 59 thousand bbl/day (2017) #58
Consumption 62 thousand bbl/day (2016) #88
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Imports (Refined) [3] 219.1 thousand bbl/day (2013) #30
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0.1 billion bbl (2018) #62

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 727 billion cu ft (2015) #35
Consumption (Dry) 561 billion cu ft (2017) #42
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #56
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #78
Proved Reserves 3.3 trillion cu ft (2018) #52

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 4 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 2,994,865 (2016 est.)
Highways 4,122 km (2010)
Internet Users 1,351,326 (2016 est.)
Telephones 287,203 (2016 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 122 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