People [1]

People

Population 92,377,986 (2021)
Population Growth Rate 3.096 annual % (2021)
Age Dependency Ratio 94.706 % of working-age population (2021)
Urban Population 46.235 % of total (2021)
Infant Mortality Rate 63.8 per 1,000 live births (2020)
Life Expectancy at Birth 60.971 years (2020)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2021)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 9.23 billion kWh (2020) #105
Consumption 7.18 billion kWh (2019) #108
Exports 0.248 billion kWh (2019) #84
Imports 0.385 billion kWh (2019) #90
Renewable Electricity Generation 9.22 billion kWh (2020) #65

Oil

Ranking
Production 22 thousand bbl/day (2021) #74
Consumption 17.88 thousand bbl/day (2019) #142
Exports (Refined) [3] 20 thousand bbl/day (2013) #57
Imports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #85
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0.18 billion bbl (2021) #58

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 9.182 billion cu ft (2015) #75
Consumption (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2021) #122
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2021) #58
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2021) #86
Proved Reserves 0.035 trillion cu ft (2021) #97

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 198 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 36,470,600 (2018 est.)
Highways 152,373 km (2015)
Internet Users 3,000,016 (2016 est.)
Railways 510 km (2014)

Geography & Environment

LocationCentral Africa, northeast of Angola
Total Area2,344,858 sq. km
Land Area2,267,048 sq. km
Water Area77,810 sq. km
Coastline37 km
Climatetropical; hot and humid in equatorial river basin; cooler and drier in southern highlands; cooler and wetter in eastern highlands; north of Equator - wet season (April to October), dry season (December to February); south of Equator - wet season (November to March), dry season (April to October)
Terrainvast central basin is a low-lying plateau; mountains in east
Lowest PointAtlantic Ocean 0 m
Highest Point Pic Marguerite on Mont Ngaliema (Mount Stanley) 5,110 m

Sources

  1. The World Bank Date Accessed: 11/6/2022
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 5/9/2020