People [1]

People

Population 1,308,974 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 3.655 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 66.78 % of working-age population (2017)
Urban Population 72.143 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 65.3 per 1,000 live births (2017)
Life Expectancy at Birth 57.939 years (2017)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2017)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 0.5 billion kWh (2016) #153
Consumption 0.5 billion kWh (2016) #158
Exports 0 billion kWh (2016) #85
Imports 0 billion kWh (2016) #105
Renewable Electricity Generation 0.1 billion kWh (2016) #141

Oil

Ranking
Production 206 thousand bbl/day (2017) #35
Consumption 5.2 thousand bbl/day (2016) #164
Exports (Refined) [3] 290.1 thousand bbl/day (2013) #27
Imports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #85
Proved Reserves (Crude) 1.1 billion bbl (2018) #38

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 297 billion cu ft (2015) #50
Consumption (Dry) 42 billion cu ft (2017) #89
Exports (Dry) 172 billion cu ft (2017) #30
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #78
Proved Reserves 1.3 trillion cu ft (2018) #62

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 7 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 541,000 (2016 est.)
Highways 2,880 km (2000)
Internet Users 180,597 (2016 est.)
Telephones 10,000 (2016 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationWestern Africa, bordering the Bight of Biafra, between Cameroon and Gabon
Total Area28,051 sq. km
Land Area28,051 sq. km
Water Area0 sq. km
Coastline296 km
Climatetropical; always hot, humid
Terraincoastal plains rise to interior hills; islands are volcanic
Lowest PointAtlantic Ocean 0 m
Highest Point Pico Basile 3,008 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