People [1]

People

Population 4,137,309 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 1.982 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 31.734 % of working-age population (2018)
Urban Population 100 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 6.7 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 75.311 years (2017)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2018)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 68.439 billion kWh (2017) #44
Consumption 60.518 billion kWh (2017) #44
Exports 0 billion kWh (2017) #98
Imports 0 billion kWh (2017) #112
Renewable Electricity Generation 0.022 billion kWh (2017) #155

Oil

Ranking
Production 2,908.5 thousand bbl/day (2018) #10
Consumption 464.486 thousand bbl/day (2018) #34
Exports (Refined) [3] 1,711 thousand bbl/day (2013) #9
Imports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #85
Proved Reserves (Crude) 101.5 billion bbl (2019) #6

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 604.981 billion cu ft (2015) #39
Consumption (Dry) 766.688 billion cu ft (2017) #36
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #56
Imports (Dry) 180.777 billion cu ft (2017) #35
Proved Reserves 63 trillion cu ft (2019) #19

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: 9/6/2019
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 12/5/2017