People [1]

People

Population 6,678,567 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 1.476 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 48.331 % of working-age population (2017)
Urban Population 80.102 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 10.2 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 72.52 years (2017)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2017)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 34 billion kWh (2016) #61
Consumption 27 billion kWh (2016) #65
Exports 0 billion kWh (2016) #85
Imports 0.4 billion kWh (2016) #84
Renewable Electricity Generation 0 billion kWh (2015) #147

Oil

Ranking
Production 931 thousand bbl/day (2017) #22
Consumption 223 thousand bbl/day (2016) #53
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) #40
Consumption (Dry) 157 billion cu ft (2017) #64
Exports (Dry) 164 billion cu ft (2017) #31
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #78
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: 9/6/2019
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 12/5/2017