People [1]

People

Population 16,425,859 (2020)
Population Growth Rate 2.959 annual % (2020)
Age Dependency Ratio 96.036 % of working-age population (2020)
Urban Population 23.52 % of total (2020)
Infant Mortality Rate 69.1 per 1,000 live births (2019)
Life Expectancy at Birth 54.239 years (2019)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2020)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 0.229 billion kWh (2018) #173
Consumption 0.213 billion kWh (2018) #175
Exports 0 billion kWh (2019) #95
Imports 0 billion kWh (2019) #112
Renewable Electricity Generation 0.009 billion kWh (2019) #163

Oil

Ranking
Production 115.817 thousand bbl/day (2020) #45
Consumption 6.882 thousand bbl/day (2018) #161
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 (2021) #38

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 0.353 billion cu ft (2015) #92
Consumption (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2020) #119
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2020) #57
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2020) #85

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 59 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 6,984,130 (2018 est.)
Highways 40,000 km (2018)
Internet Users 592,623 (2016 est.)
Telephones 9,036 (2018 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 160 m
Highest Point Emi Koussi 3,445 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