People [1]

People

Population 1,308,974 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 3.655 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 65.493 % of working-age population (2018)
Urban Population 72.143 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 62.6 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 58.402 years (2018)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2018)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 1.725 billion kWh (2017) #138
Consumption 1.539 billion kWh (2017) #146
Exports 0 billion kWh (2017) #98
Imports 0 billion kWh (2017) #112
Renewable Electricity Generation 0.571 billion kWh (2017) #125

Oil

Ranking
Production 184.233 thousand bbl/day (2018) #37
Consumption 5.419 thousand bbl/day (2017) #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 (2019) #39

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 296.646 billion cu ft (2015) #50
Consumption (Dry) 42.072 billion cu ft (2017) #89
Exports (Dry) 172.267 billion cu ft (2017) #30
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #79
Proved Reserves 5.121 trillion cu ft (2019) #48

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: 9/6/2019
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 5/9/2020