People [1]

People

Population 6,293,253 (2016)
Population Growth Rate 0.931 annual % (2016)
Age Dependency Ratio 48.764 % of working-age population (2016)
Urban Population 78.754 % of total (2016)
Infant Mortality Rate 11 per 1,000 live births (2016)
Life Expectancy at Birth 71.934 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2016)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 35.467 billion kWh (2014) #60
Consumption 9.3 billion kWh (2014) #93
Exports 0 billion kWh (2014) #79
Renewable Electricity Generation 0 billion kWh (2015) #143

Oil

Ranking
Production 418 thousand bbl/day (2016) #30
Consumption 260 thousand bbl/day (2015) #48
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 (2017) #9

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 600 billion cu ft (2014) #35
Consumption (Dry) 205 billion cu ft (2014) #55
Exports (Dry) 212 billion cu ft (2014) #29
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2014) #70
Proved Reserves 53 trillion cu ft (2017) #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: 7/25/2017
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 12/5/2017