People [1]

People

Population 1,449,891 (2021)
Population Growth Rate 3.289 annual % (2021)
Age Dependency Ratio 64.464 % of working-age population (2021)
Urban Population 73.561 % of total (2021)
Infant Mortality Rate 58.3 per 1,000 live births (2020)
Life Expectancy at Birth 59.057 years (2020)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2021)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 1.134 billion kWh (2020) #143
Consumption 1.003 billion kWh (2019) #152
Exports 0 billion kWh (2019) #95
Imports 0 billion kWh (2019) #116
Renewable Electricity Generation 0.12 billion kWh (2020) #148

Oil

Ranking
Production 142.56 thousand bbl/day (2021) #40
Consumption 22.29 thousand bbl/day (2019) #132
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 (2021) #39

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 296.646 billion cu ft (2015) #50
Consumption (Dry) 52.1 billion cu ft (2021) #85
Exports (Dry) 132.09 billion cu ft (2021) #34
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2021) #86
Proved Reserves 4.909 trillion cu ft (2021) #45

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 7 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 591,223 (2018 est.)
Highways 2,880 km (2017)
Internet Users 1,262,001 (2016 est.)
Telephones 10,843 (2018 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: 11/6/2022
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 5/9/2020