People [1]

People

Population 813,912 (2017)
Population Growth Rate 2.275 annual % (2017)
Age Dependency Ratio 74.631 % of working-age population (2017)
Urban Population 28.541 % of total (2017)
Infant Mortality Rate 55 per 1,000 live births (2016)
Life Expectancy at Birth 63.701 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2017)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Exports 0 billion kWh (2015) #83
Imports 0 billion kWh (2015) #98

Oil

Ranking
Production 0 thousand bbl/day (2017) #120
Consumption 1.3 thousand bbl/day (2015) #185
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Imports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #85
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0 billion bbl (2018) #70

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #76
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 (2018) #92

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 4 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 454,213 (2016 est.)
Highways 880 km (2002)
Internet Users 63,084 (2016 est.)
Telephones 13,049 (2016 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationSouthern Africa, group of islands at the northern mouth of the Mozambique Channel, about two-thirds of the way between northern Madagascar and northern Mozambique
Total Area2,235 sq. km
Land Area2,235 sq. km
Water Area0 sq. km
Coastline340 km
Climatetropical marine; rainy season (November to May)
Terrainvolcanic islands, interiors vary from steep mountains to low hills
Lowest PointIndian Ocean 0 m
Highest Point Le Karthala 2,360 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