People [1]

People

Population 3,549,750 (2017)
Population Growth Rate -0.062 annual % (2017)
Age Dependency Ratio 36.246 % of working-age population (2017)
Urban Population 45.208 % of total (2017)
Infant Mortality Rate 13.7 per 1,000 live births (2016)
Life Expectancy at Birth 71.61 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2017)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 5.7 billion kWh (2015) #115
Consumption 4.6 billion kWh (2015) #120
Exports 0 billion kWh (2015) #83
Imports 0.7 billion kWh (2014) #72
Renewable Electricity Generation 0.3 billion kWh (2015) #126

Oil

Ranking
Consumption 17 thousand bbl/day (2015) #137
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Imports (Refined) [3] 0.2 thousand bbl/day (2013) #83
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0 billion bbl (2018) #70

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 0.4 billion cu ft (2015) #70
Consumption (Dry) 96 billion cu ft (2015) #72
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #47
Imports (Dry) 96 billion cu ft (2015) #45
Proved Reserves 0 trillion cu ft (2018) #92

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 7 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 3,788,490 (2016 est.)
Highways 9,352 km (2012)
Internet Users 2,492,444 (2016 est.)
Railways 1,171 km (2014)
Telephones 1,171,287 (2016 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationEastern Europe, northeast of Romania
Total Area33,851 sq. km
Land Area32,891 sq. km
Water Area960 sq. km
Coastline0 km
Climatemoderate winters, warm summers
Terrainrolling steppe, gradual slope south to Black Sea
Lowest PointDniester River 2 m
Highest Point Dealul Balanesti 430 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