People [1]

People

Population 8,882,800 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 1.927 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 66.396 % of working-age population (2018)
Urban Population 92.418 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 3 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 82.802 years (2018)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2018)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 63.489 billion kWh (2017) #46
Consumption 55.453 billion kWh (2017) #48
Exports 5.649 billion kWh (2017) #33
Imports 0 billion kWh (2017) #112
Renewable Electricity Generation 1.692 billion kWh (2017) #100

Oil

Ranking
Production 6.38 thousand bbl/day (2018) #95
Consumption 252.781 thousand bbl/day (2018) #50
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Imports (Refined) [3] 285.6 thousand bbl/day (2013) #28
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0.013 billion bbl (2019) #86

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #97
Consumption (Dry) 353.467 billion cu ft (2017) #49
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #56
Imports (Dry) 18.011 billion cu ft (2017) #65
Proved Reserves 6.216 trillion cu ft (2019) #46

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 42 (2020)
Cellular Telephones 10,700,000 (2018 est.)
Highways 19,555 km (2017)
Internet Users 6,740,287 (2017 est.)
Railways 1,384 km (2014)
Telephones 3,200,000 (2018 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationMiddle East, bordering the Mediterranean Sea, between Egypt and Lebanon
Total Area21,937 sq. km
Land Area21,497 sq. km
Water Area440 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 -431 m
Highest Point unnamed dome slightly to the west of Mitspe Shlagim 2,236 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