People [1]

People

Population 4,731,906 (2017)
Population Growth Rate 2.527 annual % (2017)
Age Dependency Ratio 81.383 % of working-age population (2017)
Urban Population 50.505 % of total (2017)
Infant Mortality Rate 51.2 per 1,000 live births (2016)
Life Expectancy at Birth 62.505 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2017)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 0.3 billion kWh (2015) #164
Consumption 0.3 billion kWh (2015) #164
Exports 0 billion kWh (2015) #83
Imports 0 billion kWh (2015) #98
Renewable Electricity Generation 0 billion kWh (2015) #146

Oil

Ranking
Production 0 thousand bbl/day (2017) #120
Consumption 6.6 thousand bbl/day (2015) #155
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) #76
Consumption (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #110
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #47
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #71
Proved Reserves 0 trillion cu ft (2018) #92

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 29 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 3,834,600 (2016 est.)
Highways 10,600 km (2000)
Internet Users 314,717 (2016 est.)
Telephones 8,000 (2016 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationWestern Africa, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean, between Cote d'Ivoire and Sierra Leone
Total Area111,369 sq. km
Land Area96,320 sq. km
Water Area15,049 sq. km
Coastline579 km
Climatetropical; hot, humid; dry winters with hot days and cool to cold nights; wet, cloudy summers with frequent heavy showers
Terrainmostly flat to rolling coastal plains rising to rolling plateau and low mountains in northeast
Lowest PointAtlantic Ocean 0 m
Highest Point Mount Wuteve 1,380 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