People [1]

People

Population 832,322 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 2.239 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 74.051 % of working-age population (2018)
Urban Population 28.965 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 51.3 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 64.118 years (2018)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2018)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 0.04 billion kWh (2017) #187
Consumption 0.038 billion kWh (2017) #187
Exports 0 billion kWh (2017) #98
Imports 0 billion kWh (2017) #112
Renewable Electricity Generation 0 billion kWh (2017) #182

Oil

Ranking
Production 0 thousand bbl/day (2018) #125
Consumption 1.893 thousand bbl/day (2017) #182
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 4 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 498,903 (2018 est.)
Highways 880 km (2002)
Internet Users 63,084 (2016 est.)
Telephones 10,320 (2018 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 Karthala 2,360 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