People [1]

People

Population 1,352,617,328 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 1.037 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 49.775 % of working-age population (2018)
Urban Population 34.03 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 29.9 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 69.416 years (2018)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2018)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 1,438.168 billion kWh (2017) #3
Consumption 1,176.749 billion kWh (2017) #3
Exports 7.203 billion kWh (2017) #28
Imports 5.611 billion kWh (2017) #38
Renewable Electricity Generation 247.536 billion kWh (2017) #5

Oil

Ranking
Production 1,017.627 thousand bbl/day (2018) #21
Consumption 4,337 thousand bbl/day (2017) #3
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Imports (Refined) [3] 3,785 thousand bbl/day (2013) #3
Proved Reserves (Crude) 4.423 billion bbl (2019) #23

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 1,133.364 billion cu ft (2015) #29
Consumption (Dry) 1,957.546 billion cu ft (2017) #14
Exports (Dry) 2.682 billion cu ft (2017) #50
Imports (Dry) 846.464 billion cu ft (2017) #14
Proved Reserves 47.306 trillion cu ft (2019) #23

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 346 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 1,176,021,869 (2018 est.)
Highways 4,699,024 km (2015)
Internet Users 374,328,160 (2016 est.)
Railways 68,525 km (2014)
Telephones 21,868,192 (2018 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationSouthern Asia, bordering the Arabian Sea and the Bay of Bengal, between Burma and Pakistan
Total Area3,287,263 sq. km
Land Area2,973,193 sq. km
Water Area314,070 sq. km
Coastline7,000 km
Climatevaries from tropical monsoon in south to temperate in north
Terrainupland plain (Deccan Plateau) in south, flat to rolling plain along the Ganges, deserts in west, Himalayas in north
Lowest PointIndian Ocean 0 m
Highest Point Kanchenjunga 8,586 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