People [1]

People

Population 11,123,176 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 1.274 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 61.79 % of working-age population (2018)
Urban Population 55.278 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 49.5 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 63.29 years (2017)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2018)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 0.962 billion kWh (2017) #150
Consumption 0.338 billion kWh (2017) #169
Exports 0 billion kWh (2017) #98
Imports 0 billion kWh (2017) #112
Renewable Electricity Generation 0.09 billion kWh (2017) #148

Oil

Ranking
Production 0 thousand bbl/day (2018) #125
Consumption 23.125 thousand bbl/day (2017) #125
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Imports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #85
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0 billion bbl (2019) #98

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #97
Consumption (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #115
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #56
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #79
Proved Reserves 0 trillion cu ft (2019) #99

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 14 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 6,504,010 (2016 est.)
Highways 4,266 km (2009)
Internet Users 1,282,686 (2016 est.)
Telephones 5,692 (2016 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationCaribbean, western one-third of the island of Hispaniola, between the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, west of the Dominican Republic
Total Area27,750 sq. km
Land Area27,560 sq. km
Water Area190 sq. km
Coastline1,771 km
Climatetropical; semiarid where mountains in east cut off trade winds
Terrainmostly rough and mountainous
Lowest PointCaribbean Sea 0 m
Highest Point Chaine de la Selle 2,680 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