People [1]

People

Population 956,985 (2017)
Population Growth Rate 1.543 annual % (2017)
Age Dependency Ratio 54.558 % of working-age population (2017)
Urban Population 77.648 % of total (2017)
Infant Mortality Rate 51.5 per 1,000 live births (2017)
Life Expectancy at Birth 62.465 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2017)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 0.4 billion kWh (2016) #157
Consumption 0.4 billion kWh (2016) #161
Exports 0 billion kWh (2016) #85
Imports 0 billion kWh (2016) #105
Renewable Electricity Generation 0 billion kWh (2015) #147

Oil

Ranking
Production 0 thousand bbl/day (2017) #126
Consumption 6.4 thousand bbl/day (2016) #158
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) #97
Consumption (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #114
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #56
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #78
Proved Reserves 0 trillion cu ft (2018) #92

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: 7/6/2018
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 12/5/2017