People [1]

People

Population 11,832,936 (2021)
Population Growth Rate 1.361 annual % (2021)
Age Dependency Ratio 59.793 % of working-age population (2021)
Urban Population 70.475 % of total (2021)
Infant Mortality Rate 20.7 per 1,000 live births (2020)
Life Expectancy at Birth 71.771 years (2020)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2021)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 9.628 billion kWh (2020) #103
Consumption 8.757 billion kWh (2019) #102
Exports 0 billion kWh (2019) #95
Imports 0 billion kWh (2019) #116
Renewable Electricity Generation 3.431 billion kWh (2020) #91

Oil

Ranking
Production 65.41 thousand bbl/day (2021) #59
Consumption 87.83 thousand bbl/day (2019) #86
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Imports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #85
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0.241 billion bbl (2021) #54

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 741.615 billion cu ft (2015) #34
Consumption (Dry) 106.7 billion cu ft (2021) #73
Exports (Dry) 430.03 billion cu ft (2020) #18
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2021) #86
Proved Reserves 10.7 trillion cu ft (2021) #35

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 855 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 11,445,830 (2018 est.)
Highways 90,568 km (2017)
Internet Users 4,354,678 (2016 est.)
Railways 3,960 km (2019)
Telephones 711,961 (2018 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationCentral South America, southwest of Brazil
Total Area1,098,581 sq. km
Land Area1,083,301 sq. km
Water Area15,280 sq. km
Coastline0 km
Climatevaries with altitude; humid and tropical to cold and semiarid
Terrainrugged Andes Mountains with a highland plateau (Altiplano), hills, lowland plains of the Amazon Basin
Lowest PointRio Paraguay 90 m
Highest Point Nevado Sajama 6,542 m

Sources

  1. The World Bank Date Accessed: 11/6/2022
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 5/9/2020