People [1]

People

Population 6,678,567 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 1.476 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 48.613 % of working-age population (2018)
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 (2018)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 34.59 billion kWh (2017) #60
Consumption 27.509 billion kWh (2017) #66
Exports 0 billion kWh (2017) #98
Imports 0.302 billion kWh (2017) #87
Renewable Electricity Generation 0.008 billion kWh (2017) #161

Oil

Ranking
Production 1,073.67 thousand bbl/day (2018) #20
Consumption 201 thousand bbl/day (2017) #58
Exports (Refined) [3] 834.1 thousand bbl/day (2013) #18
Imports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #85
Proved Reserves (Crude) 48.363 billion bbl (2019) #9

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 591.526 billion cu ft (2015) #40
Consumption (Dry) 157.147 billion cu ft (2017) #64
Exports (Dry) 164.15 billion cu ft (2017) #31
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #79
Proved Reserves 53.144 trillion cu ft (2019) #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, and Algeria
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