People [1]

People

Population 4,136,528 (2017)
Population Growth Rate 2.05 annual % (2017)
Age Dependency Ratio 30.611 % of working-age population (2017)
Urban Population 100 % of total (2017)
Infant Mortality Rate 6.9 per 1,000 live births (2017)
Life Expectancy at Birth 74.694 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2017)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 64 billion kWh (2015) #44
Consumption 54 billion kWh (2015) #44
Exports 0 billion kWh (2015) #83
Imports 0 billion kWh (2015) #98
Renewable Electricity Generation 0 billion kWh (2015) #146

Oil

Ranking
Production 2,928 thousand bbl/day (2017) #10
Consumption 489 thousand bbl/day (2015) #34
Exports (Refined) [3] 1,711 thousand bbl/day (2013) #9
Imports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #85
Proved Reserves (Crude) 102 billion bbl (2018) #6

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 605 billion cu ft (2015) #31
Consumption (Dry) 738 billion cu ft (2015) #36
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #47
Imports (Dry) 141 billion cu ft (2015) #35
Proved Reserves 63 trillion cu ft (2018) #20

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 7 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 5,392,806 (2016 est.)
Highways 6,608 km (2010)
Internet Users 2,219,972 (2016 est.)
Telephones 403,234 (2016 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationMiddle East, bordering the Persian Gulf, between Iraq and Saudi Arabia
Total Area17,818 sq. km
Land Area17,818 sq. km
Water Area0 sq. km
Coastline499 km
Climatedry desert; intensely hot summers; short, cool winters
Terrainflat to slightly undulating desert plain
Lowest PointPersian Gulf 0 m
Highest Point unnamed location 306 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