People [1]

People

Population 4,666,377 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 1.519 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 89.108 % of working-age population (2018)
Urban Population 41.364 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 84.5 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 52.805 years (2018)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2018)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 0.151 billion kWh (2017) #179
Consumption 0.141 billion kWh (2017) #179
Exports 0 billion kWh (2017) #98
Imports 0 billion kWh (2017) #112
Renewable Electricity Generation 0.15 billion kWh (2017) #143

Oil

Ranking
Production 0 thousand bbl/day (2018) #125
Consumption 2.637 thousand bbl/day (2017) #176
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Imports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #85
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0 billion bbl (2019) #98

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #97
Consumption (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #115
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #56
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #79
Proved Reserves 0 trillion cu ft (2019) #99

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 39 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 1,279,261 (2018 est.)
Highways 24,000 km (2018)
Internet Users 246,000 (2016 est.)
Telephones 2,193 (2018 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationCentral Africa, north of Democratic Republic of the Congo
Total Area622,984 sq. km
Land Area622,984 sq. km
Water Area0 sq. km
Coastline0 km
Climatetropical; hot, dry winters; mild to hot, wet summers
Terrainvast, flat to rolling plateau; scattered hills in northeast and southwest
Lowest PointOubangui River 335 m
Highest Point Mont Ngaoui 1,410 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