People [1]

People

Population 958,920 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 1.558 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 51.749 % of working-age population (2018)
Urban Population 77.777 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 49.8 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 65.893 years (2017)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2018)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 0.381 billion kWh (2017) #166
Consumption 0.354 billion kWh (2017) #166
Exports 0 billion kWh (2017) #98
Imports 0 billion kWh (2017) #112
Renewable Electricity Generation 0.001 billion kWh (2017) #181

Oil

Ranking
Production 0 thousand bbl/day (2018) #125
Consumption 6.449 thousand bbl/day (2017) #157
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 13 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 345,246 (2016 est.)
Highways 3,065 km (2000)
Internet Users 111,212 (2016 est.)
Railways 97 km (2017)
Telephones 24,925 (2016 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationEastern Africa, bordering the Gulf of Aden and the Red Sea, between Eritrea and Somalia
Total Area23,200 sq. km
Land Area23,180 sq. km
Water Area20 sq. km
Coastline314 km
Climatedesert; torrid, dry
Terraincoastal plain and plateau separated by central mountains
Lowest PointLac Assal -155 m
Highest Point Moussa Ali 2,028 m

Sources

  1. The World Bank Date Accessed: 9/6/2019
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 12/5/2017