People [1]

People

Population 37,057,765 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 1.398 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 49.482 % of working-age population (2018)
Urban Population 81.411 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 4.3 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 81.949 years (2018)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2018)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 640.522 billion kWh (2017) #6
Consumption 509.261 billion kWh (2017) #9
Exports 59.909 billion kWh (2017) #3
Imports 3.313 billion kWh (2017) #47
Renewable Electricity Generation 428.263 billion kWh (2017) #4

Oil

Ranking
Production 5,382.336 thousand bbl/day (2018) #4
Consumption 2,450.682 thousand bbl/day (2018) #9
Exports (Refined) [3] 3,210 thousand bbl/day (2013) #3
Imports (Refined) [3] 581.3 thousand bbl/day (2013) #17
Proved Reserves (Crude) 167.401 billion bbl (2019) #3

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 6,751.698 billion cu ft (2015) #4
Consumption (Dry) 4,394.632 billion cu ft (2017) #6
Exports (Dry) 2,964.603 billion cu ft (2017) #5
Imports (Dry) 931.428 billion cu ft (2017) #13
Proved Reserves 72.398 trillion cu ft (2019) #17

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: 9/6/2019
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 5/9/2020