People [1]

People

Population 129,163,276 (2017)
Population Growth Rate 1.264 annual % (2017)
Age Dependency Ratio 50.432 % of working-age population (2017)
Urban Population 79.784 % of total (2017)
Infant Mortality Rate 12.6 per 1,000 live births (2016)
Life Expectancy at Birth 77.118 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2017)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 295 billion kWh (2015) #13
Consumption 247 billion kWh (2015) #14
Exports 7.3 billion kWh (2015) #25
Imports 0.4 billion kWh (2015) #81
Renewable Electricity Generation 47 billion kWh (2015) #19

Oil

Ranking
Production 2,260 thousand bbl/day (2017) #11
Consumption 2,027 thousand bbl/day (2016) #11
Exports (Refined) [3] 1,199 thousand bbl/day (2013) #14
Imports (Refined) [3] 11.11 thousand bbl/day (2013) #75
Proved Reserves (Crude) 6.6 billion bbl (2018) #20

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 2,336 billion cu ft (2015) #14
Consumption (Dry) 2,752 billion cu ft (2015) #9
Exports (Dry) 1.1 billion cu ft (2015) #46
Imports (Dry) 1,288 billion cu ft (2015) #11
Proved Reserves 9.9 trillion cu ft (2018) #39

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 1,714 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 111,724,654 (2016 est.)
Highways 377,660 km (2012)
Internet Users 73,334,032 (2016 est.)
Railways 15,389 km (2014)
Telephones 19,599,886 (2016 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationMiddle America, bordering the Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico, between Belize and the United States and bordering the North Pacific Ocean, between Guatemala and the United States
Total Area1,964,375 sq. km
Land Area1,943,945 sq. km
Water Area20,430 sq. km
Coastline9,330 km
Climatevaries from tropical to desert
Terrainhigh, rugged mountains; low coastal plains; high plateaus; desert
Lowest PointLaguna Salada -10 m
Highest Point Volcan Pico de Orizaba 5,700 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