People [1]

People

Population 366,425 (2020)
Population Growth Rate 1.613 annual % (2020)
Age Dependency Ratio 53.956 % of working-age population (2020)
Urban Population 93.898 % of total (2020)
Infant Mortality Rate 1.6 per 1,000 live births (2019)
Life Expectancy at Birth 82.561 years (2019)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2020)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 19.265 billion kWh (2019) #81
Consumption 18.679 billion kWh (2019) #72
Exports 0 billion kWh (2019) #95
Imports 0 billion kWh (2019) #112
Renewable Electricity Generation 18.912 billion kWh (2020) #45

Oil

Ranking
Production 0 thousand bbl/day (2020) #121
Consumption 14.008 thousand bbl/day (2020) #146
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Imports (Refined) [3] 74.69 thousand bbl/day (2013) #50
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0 billion bbl (2021) #99

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #97
Consumption (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2020) #119
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2020) #57
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2020) #85
Proved Reserves 0 trillion cu ft (2021) #100

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 96 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 424,720 (2018 est.)
Highways 12,898 km (2012)
Internet Users 329,967 (2016 est.)
Telephones 136,713 (2018 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationNorthern Europe, island between the Greenland Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, northwest of the United Kingdom
Total Area103,000 sq. km
Land Area100,250 sq. km
Water Area2,750 sq. km
Coastline4,970 km
Climatetemperate; moderated by North Atlantic Current; mild, windy winters; damp, cool summers
Terrainmostly plateau interspersed with mountain peaks, icefields; coast deeply indented by bays and fiords
Lowest PointAtlantic Ocean 0 m
Highest Point Hvannadalshnukur (at Vatnajokull Glacier) 2,110 m

Sources

  1. The World Bank Date Accessed: 10/3/2021
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 5/9/2020