People [1]

People

Population 14,899,994 (2017)
Population Growth Rate 3.049 annual % (2017)
Age Dependency Ratio 98.525 % of working-age population (2017)
Urban Population 22.782 % of total (2017)
Infant Mortality Rate 75.2 per 1,000 live births (2016)
Life Expectancy at Birth 52.903 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2017)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 0.2 billion kWh (2015) #170
Consumption 0.2 billion kWh (2015) #173
Exports 0 billion kWh (2015) #83
Imports 0 billion kWh (2015) #98
Renewable Electricity Generation 0 billion kWh (2015) #146

Oil

Ranking
Production 130 thousand bbl/day (2017) #45
Consumption 2.2 thousand bbl/day (2015) #178
Exports (Refined) [3] 105 thousand bbl/day (2013) #34
Imports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #85
Proved Reserves (Crude) 1.5 billion bbl (2018) #37

Natural Gas

Ranking
Consumption (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #110
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #47
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #71
Proved Reserves 0 trillion cu ft (2017) #92

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 59 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 6,231,009 (2016 est.)
Highways 40,000 km (2011)
Note: consists of 25,000 km of national and regional roads and 15,000 km of local roads; 206 km of urban roads are paved
Internet Users 592,623 (2016 est.)
Telephones 14,000 (2016 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationCentral Africa, south of Libya
Total Area1,284,000 sq. km
Land Area1,259,200 sq. km
Water Area24,800 sq. km
Coastline0 km
Climatetropical in south, desert in north
Terrainbroad, arid plains in center, desert in north, mountains in northwest, lowlands in south
Lowest PointDjourab Depression 160 m
Highest Point Emi Koussi 3,415 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