People [1]

People

Population 11,051,600 (2017)
Population Growth Rate 1.492 annual % (2017)
Age Dependency Ratio 62.189 % of working-age population (2017)
Urban Population 69.08 % of total (2017)
Infant Mortality Rate 28 per 1,000 live births (2017)
Life Expectancy at Birth 69.125 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2017)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 9 billion kWh (2016) #104
Consumption 7.8 billion kWh (2016) #103
Exports 0 billion kWh (2016) #85
Imports 0 billion kWh (2016) #105
Renewable Electricity Generation 2 billion kWh (2016) #97

Oil

Ranking
Production 77 thousand bbl/day (2017) #53
Consumption 90 thousand bbl/day (2016) #81
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Imports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #85
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0.2 billion bbl (2018) #52

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 742 billion cu ft (2015) #34
Consumption (Dry) 112 billion cu ft (2017) #71
Exports (Dry) 546 billion cu ft (2017) #15
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #78
Proved Reserves 10 trillion cu ft (2018) #38

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 855 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 10,165,308 (2016 est.)
Highways 90,568 km (2017)
Internet Users 4,354,678 (2016 est.)
Railways 3,504 km (2014)
Telephones 867,302 (2016 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: 7/6/2018
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 12/5/2017