People [1]

People

Population 8,883,800 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 1.938 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 65.551 % of working-age population (2017)
Urban Population 92.418 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 3 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 82.602 years (2017)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2017)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 63 billion kWh (2016) #45
Consumption 55 billion kWh (2016) #47
Exports 5.6 billion kWh (2016) #34
Imports 0 billion kWh (2016) #105
Renewable Electricity Generation 1.7 billion kWh (2016) #100

Oil

Ranking
Production 5.9 thousand bbl/day (2017) #94
Consumption 242 thousand bbl/day (2017) #51
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Imports (Refined) [3] 285.6 thousand bbl/day (2013) #28

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #97
Consumption (Dry) 353 billion cu ft (2017) #49
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #56
Imports (Dry) 18 billion cu ft (2017) #64
Proved Reserves 6.2 trillion cu ft (2018) #45

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 47 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 10,570,000 (2016 est.)
Highways 18,566 km (2011)
Internet Users 6,521,539 (2016 est.)
Railways 1,250 km (2014)
Telephones 3,340,223 (2016 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationMiddle East, bordering the Mediterranean Sea, between Egypt and Lebanon
Total Area22,072 sq. km
Land Area21,642 sq. km
Water Area430 sq. km
Coastline273 km
Climatetemperate; hot and dry in southern and eastern desert areas
TerrainNegev desert in the south; low coastal plain; central mountains; Jordan Rift Valley
Lowest PointDead Sea -408 m
Highest Point Har Meron 1,208 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