People [1]

People

Population 7,061,507 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 1.548 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 57.926 % of working-age population (2018)
Urban Population 35.004 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 37.6 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 67.61 years (2018)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2018)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 27.881 billion kWh (2017) #70
Consumption 4.558 billion kWh (2017) #122
Exports 21.619 billion kWh (2017) #9
Imports 0.372 billion kWh (2017) #82
Renewable Electricity Generation 18.481 billion kWh (2017) #42

Oil

Ranking
Production 0 thousand bbl/day (2018) #125
Consumption 18.367 thousand bbl/day (2017) #137
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Imports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #85
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0 billion bbl (2019) #98

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #97
Consumption (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #115
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #56
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #79
Proved Reserves 0 trillion cu ft (2019) #99

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: 9/6/2019
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 5/9/2020