People [1]

People

Population 1,425,171 (2016)
Population Growth Rate 3.813 annual % (2016)
Age Dependency Ratio 29.257 % of working-age population (2016)
Urban Population 88.835 % of total (2016)
Infant Mortality Rate 6.5 per 1,000 live births (2016)
Life Expectancy at Birth 76.9 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2016)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 27 billion kWh (2015) #68
Consumption 26 billion kWh (2015) #65
Exports 0.2 billion kWh (2015) #73
Imports 0.2 billion kWh (2015) #87
Renewable Electricity Generation 0 billion kWh (2015) #146

Oil

Ranking
Production 59 thousand bbl/day (2017) #56
Consumption 58 thousand bbl/day (2015) #91
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) #28
Consumption (Dry) 547 billion cu ft (2015) #42
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #47
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #71
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: 7/25/2017
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 12/5/2017