People [1]

People

Population 7,061,507 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 1.548 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 58.514 % of working-age population (2017)
Urban Population 35.004 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 37.6 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 67.277 years (2017)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2017)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 30 billion kWh (2016) #64
Consumption 5.5 billion kWh (2016) #116
Exports 24 billion kWh (2016) #8
Imports 2.5 billion kWh (2016) #52
Renewable Electricity Generation 18 billion kWh (2016) #38

Oil

Ranking
Production 0 thousand bbl/day (2017) #126
Consumption 18 thousand bbl/day (2016) #136
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Imports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #85
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0 billion bbl (2018) #70

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #97
Consumption (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #114
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #56
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #78
Proved Reserves 0 trillion cu ft (2018) #92

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 41 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 3,727,000 (2016 est.)
Highways 39,586 km (2009)
Internet Users 1,258,000 (2016 est.)
Telephones 1,266,605 (2016 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 Phou 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: 12/5/2017