People [1]

People

Population 126,190,788 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 1.126 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 51.013 % of working-age population (2018)
Urban Population 80.156 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 11 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 74.992 years (2018)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2018)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 305.103 billion kWh (2017) #13
Consumption 261.47 billion kWh (2017) #14
Exports 5.776 billion kWh (2017) #30
Imports 6.058 billion kWh (2017) #35
Renewable Electricity Generation 50.543 billion kWh (2017) #20

Oil

Ranking
Production 2,084.482 thousand bbl/day (2018) #11
Consumption 1,887.721 thousand bbl/day (2018) #11
Exports (Refined) [3] 1,199 thousand bbl/day (2013) #14
Imports (Refined) [3] 11.11 thousand bbl/day (2013) #75
Proved Reserves (Crude) 6.427 billion bbl (2019) #21

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 1,849.822 billion cu ft (2017) #20
Consumption (Dry) 2,881.501 billion cu ft (2017) #9
Exports (Dry) 1.346 billion cu ft (2017) #51
Imports (Dry) 1,770.239 billion cu ft (2017) #8
Proved Reserves 6.593 trillion cu ft (2019) #43

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 1,714 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 120,173,510 (2018 est.)
Highways 398,148 km (2017)
Internet Users 73,334,032 (2016 est.)
Railways 20,825 km (2017)
Telephones 21,645,699 (2018 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 5,636 m

Sources

  1. The World Bank Date Accessed: 9/6/2019
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 5/9/2020