People [1]

People

Population 2,789,533 (2018)
Population Growth Rate -1.384 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 52.876 % of working-age population (2018)
Urban Population 67.679 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 3.3 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 74.671 years (2017)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2018)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 3.08 billion kWh (2017) #129
Consumption 10.843 billion kWh (2017) #92
Exports 3.249 billion kWh (2017) #44
Imports 11.926 billion kWh (2017) #21
Renewable Electricity Generation 2.607 billion kWh (2017) #91

Oil

Ranking
Production 9.31 thousand bbl/day (2018) #93
Consumption 68.288 thousand bbl/day (2018) #88
Exports (Refined) [3] 1.316 thousand bbl/day (2013) #74
Imports (Refined) [3] 191.1 thousand bbl/day (2013) #31
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0.012 billion bbl (2019) #87

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #97
Consumption (Dry) 87.828 billion cu ft (2017) #79
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #56
Imports (Dry) 87.828 billion cu ft (2017) #47
Proved Reserves 0 trillion cu ft (2017) #99

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 61 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 4,204,692 (2016 est.)
Highways 84,166 km (2012)
Internet Users 2,122,884 (2016 est.)
Railways 1,768 km (2014)
Telephones 530,871 (2016 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationEastern Europe, bordering the Baltic Sea, between Latvia and Russia
Total Area65,300 sq. km
Land Area62,680 sq. km
Water Area2,620 sq. km
Coastline90 km
Climatetransitional, between maritime and continental; wet, moderate winters and summers
Terrainlowland, many scattered small lakes, fertile soil
Lowest PointBaltic Sea 0 m
Highest Point Juozapines Kalnas 294 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