People [1]

People

Population 9,702,353 (2017)
Population Growth Rate 2.574 annual % (2017)
Age Dependency Ratio 64.785 % of working-age population (2017)
Urban Population 90.747 % of total (2017)
Infant Mortality Rate 14.6 per 1,000 live births (2017)
Life Expectancy at Birth 74.476 years (2017)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2017)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 19 billion kWh (2016) #75
Consumption 17 billion kWh (2016) #73
Imports 0.3 billion kWh (2016) #87
Renewable Electricity Generation 0.9 billion kWh (2016) #110

Oil

Ranking
Production 0.5 thousand bbl/day (2017) #111
Consumption 114 thousand bbl/day (2016) #74
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Imports (Refined) [3] 62.22 thousand bbl/day (2013) #53

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 5.3 billion cu ft (2015) #80
Consumption (Dry) 185 billion cu ft (2017) #55
Exports (Dry) 48 billion cu ft (2017) #38
Imports (Dry) 228 billion cu ft (2017) #31
Proved Reserves 0.2 trillion cu ft (2018) #80

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: 7/6/2018
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 12/5/2017