People [1]

People

Population 7,169,455 (2019)
Population Growth Rate 1.517 annual % (2019)
Age Dependency Ratio 57.398 % of working-age population (2019)
Urban Population 35.645 % of total (2019)
Infant Mortality Rate 36.4 per 1,000 live births (2019)
Life Expectancy at Birth 67.61 years (2018)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2019)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 33.465 billion kWh (2018) #64
Consumption 4.059 billion kWh (2018) #125
Exports 27.216 billion kWh (2018) #7
Imports 0.302 billion kWh (2018) #84
Renewable Electricity Generation 22.167 billion kWh (2018) #41

Oil

Ranking
Production 0 thousand bbl/day (2019) #129
Consumption 23.462 thousand bbl/day (2018) #126
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Imports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #85
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0 billion bbl (2020) #99

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #97
Consumption (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2019) #116
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2019) #57
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2019) #80
Proved Reserves 0 trillion cu ft (2020) #100

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 41 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 3,662,236 (2018 est.)
Highways 39,586 km (2009)
Internet Users 1,259,000 (2016 est.)
Telephones 1,482,276 (2018 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationSoutheastern Asia, northeast of Thailand, west of Vietnam
Total Area236,800 sq. km
Land Area230,800 sq. km
Water Area6,000 sq. km
Coastline0 km
Climatetropical monsoon; rainy season (May to November); dry season (December to April)
Terrainmostly rugged mountains; some plains and plateaus
Lowest PointMekong River 70 m
Highest Point Phu Bia 2,817 m

Sources

  1. The World Bank Date Accessed: 1/31/2021
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 5/9/2020