People [1]

People

Population 1,815,698 (2016)
Population Growth Rate 2.519 annual % (2016)
Age Dependency Ratio 80.344 % of working-age population (2016)
Urban Population 50.094 % of total (2016)
Infant Mortality Rate 57.8 per 1,000 live births (2016)
Life Expectancy at Birth 57.403 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2016)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Exports 0 billion kWh (2015) #79
Imports 0 billion kWh (2015) #93
Renewable Electricity Generation 0 billion kWh (2015) #143

Oil

Ranking
Production 0 thousand bbl/day (2016) #120
Consumption 2.5 thousand bbl/day (2015) #176
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Imports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #85
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0 billion bbl (2017) #70

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 0 billion cu ft (2014) #84
Consumption (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2014) #110
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2014) #50
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2014) #70
Proved Reserves 0 trillion cu ft (2017) #92

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 8 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 1,285,835 (2016 est.)
Note: NULL
Highways 3,455 km (2002)
Note: NULL
Internet Users 66,169 (2016 est.)
Note: NULL
Telephones 0 (2016 est.)
Note: NULL

Geography & Environment

LocationWestern Africa, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean, between Guinea and Senegal
Total Area36,125 sq. km
Land Area28,120 sq. km
Water Area8,005 sq. km
Coastline350 km
Climatetropical; generally hot and humid; monsoonal-type rainy season (June to November) with southwesterly winds; dry season (December to May) with northeasterly harmattan winds
Terrainmostly low coastal plain rising to savanna in east
Lowest PointAtlantic Ocean 0 m
Highest Point unnamed location in the northeast corner of the country 300 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