People [1]

People

Population 38,005,238 (2020)
Population Growth Rate 1.09 annual % (2020)
Age Dependency Ratio 51.239 % of working-age population (2020)
Urban Population 81.562 % of total (2020)
Infant Mortality Rate 4.2 per 1,000 live births (2019)
Life Expectancy at Birth 82.049 years (2019)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2020)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 632.302 billion kWh (2019) #6
Consumption 549.264 billion kWh (2019) #7
Exports 52.309 billion kWh (2019) #3
Imports 13.532 billion kWh (2019) #18
Renewable Electricity Generation 430.68 billion kWh (2020) #4

Oil

Ranking
Production 5,255.008 thousand bbl/day (2020) #4
Consumption 2,192.18 thousand bbl/day (2020) #9
Exports (Refined) [3] 3,210 thousand bbl/day (2013) #3
Imports (Refined) [3] 581.3 thousand bbl/day (2013) #17
Proved Reserves (Crude) 170.3 billion bbl (2021) #4

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 6,751.698 billion cu ft (2015) #4
Consumption (Dry) 4,396.765 billion cu ft (2019) #5
Exports (Dry) 2,687.241 billion cu ft (2019) #6
Imports (Dry) 989.746 billion cu ft (2019) #14
Proved Reserves 73 trillion cu ft (2021) #16

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 1,467 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 33,211,401 (2018 est.)
Highways 1,042,300 km (2011)
Internet Users 31,770,034 (2016 est.)
Railways 77,932 km (2014)
Telephones 13,842,000 (2018 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationNorthern North America, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean on the east, North Pacific Ocean on the west, and the Arctic Ocean on the north, north of the conterminous US
Total Area9,984,670 sq. km
Land Area9,093,507 sq. km
Water Area891,163 sq. km
Coastline202,080 km
Climatevaries from temperate in south to subarctic and arctic in north
Terrainmostly plains with mountains in west and lowlands in southeast
Lowest PointAtlantic Ocean 0 m
Highest Point Mount Logan 5,959 m

Sources

  1. The World Bank Date Accessed: 10/3/2021
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 5/9/2020