People [1]

People

Population 807,610 (2017)
Population Growth Rate 1.227 annual % (2017)
Age Dependency Ratio 45.846 % of working-age population (2017)
Urban Population 40.095 % of total (2017)
Infant Mortality Rate 26.8 per 1,000 live births (2016)
Life Expectancy at Birth 70.197 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2017)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 7.7 billion kWh (2015) #108
Consumption 2.6 billion kWh (2015) #135
Exports 5.3 billion kWh (2015) #32
Imports 0.2 billion kWh (2015) #87
Renewable Electricity Generation 7.7 billion kWh (2015) #66

Oil

Ranking
Production 0 thousand bbl/day (2017) #120
Consumption 3 thousand bbl/day (2015) #173
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Imports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #85
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0 billion bbl (2018) #70

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #76
Consumption (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #110
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #47
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #71
Proved Reserves 0 trillion cu ft (2018) #92

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 2 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 698,373 (2016 est.)
Highways 10,578 km (2013)
Note: a more recent figure for 2015 lists 11,177 km for total roadway length, but no breakdown of paved or unpaved
Internet Users 313,347 (2016 est.)
Telephones 21,081 (2016 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationSouthern Asia, between China and India
Total Area38,394 sq. km
Land Area38,394 sq. km
Water Area0 sq. km
Coastline0 km
Climatevaries; tropical in southern plains; cool winters and hot summers in central valleys; severe winters and cool summers in Himalayas
Terrainmostly mountainous with some fertile valleys and savanna
Lowest PointDrangme Chhu 97 m
Highest Point Gangkar Puensum 7,570 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