People [1]

People

Population 6,374,616 (2017)
Population Growth Rate 1.285 annual % (2017)
Age Dependency Ratio 48.331 % of working-age population (2017)
Urban Population 79.817 % of total (2017)
Infant Mortality Rate 10.6 per 1,000 live births (2017)
Life Expectancy at Birth 71.934 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2017)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 35 billion kWh (2015) #60
Consumption 8.1 billion kWh (2015) #101
Exports 0 billion kWh (2015) #83
Renewable Electricity Generation 0 billion kWh (2015) #146

Oil

Ranking
Production 852 thousand bbl/day (2017) #24
Consumption 259 thousand bbl/day (2015) #47
Exports (Refined) [3] 834.1 thousand bbl/day (2013) #18
Imports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #85
Proved Reserves (Crude) 48 billion bbl (2018) #9

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 592 billion cu ft (2015) #32
Consumption (Dry) 159 billion cu ft (2015) #60
Exports (Dry) 251 billion cu ft (2015) #27
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #71
Proved Reserves 53 trillion cu ft (2018) #22

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 146 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 7,660,068 (2016 est.)
Highways 100,024 km (2003)
Internet Users 1,326,194 (2016 est.)
Telephones 1,374,408 (2016 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationNorthern Africa, bordering the Mediterranean Sea, between Egypt and Tunisia
Total Area1,759,540 sq. km
Land Area1,759,540 sq. km
Water Area0 sq. km
Coastline1,770 km
ClimateMediterranean along coast; dry, extreme desert interior
Terrainmostly barren, flat to undulating plains, plateaus, depressions
Lowest PointSabkhat Ghuzayyil -47 m
Highest Point Bikku Bitti 2,267 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