People [1]

People

Population 4,793,900 (2017)
Population Growth Rate 2.123 annual % (2017)
Age Dependency Ratio 54.054 % of working-age population (2017)
Urban Population 86.466 % of total (2017)
Infant Mortality Rate 4.4 per 1,000 live births (2017)
Life Expectancy at Birth 81.612 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2017)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 43 billion kWh (2016) #56
Consumption 39 billion kWh (2016) #55
Exports 0 billion kWh (2016) #85
Imports 0 billion kWh (2016) #105
Renewable Electricity Generation 36 billion kWh (2016) #25

Oil

Ranking
Production 41 thousand bbl/day (2017) #65
Consumption 169 thousand bbl/day (2017) #60
Exports (Refined) [3] 34.09 thousand bbl/day (2013) #47
Imports (Refined) [3] 104.7 thousand bbl/day (2013) #44

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 181 billion cu ft (2015) #55
Consumption (Dry) 183 billion cu ft (2017) #57
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #56
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #78
Proved Reserves 1.2 trillion cu ft (2018) #64

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 123 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 5,800,000 (2016 est.)
Highways 94,902 km (2012)
Internet Users 3,958,642 (2016 est.)
Railways 4,128 km (2014)
Telephones 1,820,000 (2016 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationOceania, islands in the South Pacific Ocean, southeast of Australia
Total Area267,710 sq. km
Land Area267,710 sq. km
Water Area0 sq. km
Coastline15,134 km
Climatetemperate with sharp regional contrasts
Terrainpredominately mountainous with some large coastal plains
Lowest PointPacific Ocean 0 m
Highest Point Aoraki-Mount Cook 3,754 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