People [1]

People

Population 1,221,490 (2016)
Population Growth Rate 3.847 annual % (2016)
Age Dependency Ratio 67.276 % of working-age population (2016)
Urban Population 40.103 % of total (2016)
Infant Mortality Rate 66.2 per 1,000 live births (2016)
Life Expectancy at Birth 57.681 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2016)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 0.4 billion kWh (2015) #158
Consumption 0.4 billion kWh (2015) #159
Exports 0 billion kWh (2015) #83
Imports 0 billion kWh (2015) #98
Renewable Electricity Generation 0.2 billion kWh (2015) #131

Oil

Ranking
Production 206 thousand bbl/day (2017) #35
Consumption 5.2 thousand bbl/day (2015) #162
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) #37
Consumption (Dry) 42 billion cu ft (2015) #86
Exports (Dry) 177 billion cu ft (2015) #31
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #71
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: 7/25/2017
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 12/5/2017