People [1]

People

Population 97,553,151 (2017)
Population Growth Rate 1.93 annual % (2017)
Age Dependency Ratio 62.947 % of working-age population (2017)
Urban Population 42.705 % of total (2017)
Infant Mortality Rate 18.8 per 1,000 live births (2017)
Life Expectancy at Birth 71.484 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2017)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 183 billion kWh (2016) #22
Consumption 160 billion kWh (2016) #23
Exports 0.7 billion kWh (2016) #62
Renewable Electricity Generation 16 billion kWh (2016) #42

Oil

Ranking
Production 654 thousand bbl/day (2017) #28
Consumption 877 thousand bbl/day (2016) #25
Exports (Refined) [3] 193.4 thousand bbl/day (2013) #31
Imports (Refined) [3] 59.6 thousand bbl/day (2013) #54
Proved Reserves (Crude) 4.4 billion bbl (2018) #24

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 1,742 billion cu ft (2015) #21
Consumption (Dry) 2,038 billion cu ft (2017) #13
Exports (Dry) 7.5 billion cu ft (2017) #45
Imports (Dry) 250 billion cu ft (2017) #29
Proved Reserves 77 trillion cu ft (2018) #16

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 83 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 97,791,441 (2016 est.)
Highways 137,430 km (2010)
Internet Users 37,122,537 (2016 est.)
Railways 5,085 km (2014)
Telephones 6,118,250 (2016 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationNorthern Africa, bordering the Mediterranean Sea, between Libya and the Gaza Strip, and the Red Sea north of Sudan, and includes the Asian Sinai Peninsula
Total Area1,001,450 sq. km
Land Area995,450 sq. km
Water Area6,000 sq. km
Coastline2,450 km
Climatedesert; hot, dry summers with moderate winters
Terrainvast desert plateau interrupted by Nile valley and delta
Lowest PointQattara Depression -133 m
Highest Point Mount Catherine 2,629 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