People [1]

People

Population 9,956,011 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 1.792 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 61.53 % of working-age population (2018)
Urban Population 90.979 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 13.9 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 74.292 years (2017)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2018)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 19.599 billion kWh (2017) #76
Consumption 17.566 billion kWh (2017) #73
Exports 0.057 billion kWh (2017) #87
Imports 0.051 billion kWh (2017) #100
Renewable Electricity Generation 1.387 billion kWh (2017) #104

Oil

Ranking
Production 0.403 thousand bbl/day (2018) #112
Consumption 104.939 thousand bbl/day (2018) #76
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Imports (Refined) [3] 62.22 thousand bbl/day (2013) #53
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0.001 billion bbl (2019) #95

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 5.333 billion cu ft (2015) #80
Consumption (Dry) 184.661 billion cu ft (2017) #56
Exports (Dry) 48.169 billion cu ft (2017) #38
Imports (Dry) 228.487 billion cu ft (2017) #31
Proved Reserves 0.213 trillion cu ft (2019) #83

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 18 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 15,352,000 (2016 est.)
Highways 7,203 km (2011)
Internet Users 5,099,674 (2016 est.)
Railways 509 km (2014)
Telephones 355,821 (2016 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationMiddle East, northwest of Saudi Arabia
Total Area89,342 sq. km
Land Area88,802 sq. km
Water Area540 sq. km
Coastline26 km
Climatemostly arid desert; rainy season in west (November to April)
Terrainmostly desert plateau in east, highland area in west; Great Rift Valley separates East and West Banks of the Jordan River
Lowest PointDead Sea -408 m
Highest Point Jabal Ram 1,734 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