People [1]

People

Population 6,465,513 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 1.255 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 54.917 % of working-age population (2018)
Urban Population 58.522 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 15.7 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 74.275 years (2018)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2018)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 4.515 billion kWh (2018) #122
Consumption 3.738 billion kWh (2018) #128
Exports 0 billion kWh (2018) #95
Imports 0.201 billion kWh (2018) #89
Renewable Electricity Generation 2.731 billion kWh (2018) #93

Oil

Ranking
Production -0.081 thousand bbl/day (2019) #190
Consumption 36.174 thousand bbl/day (2017) #112
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Imports (Refined) [3] 13.44 thousand bbl/day (2013) #72
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0 billion bbl (2020) #99

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #97
Consumption (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2019) #116
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2019) #57
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2019) #80
Proved Reserves 0 trillion cu ft (2020) #100

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 147 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 7,441,527 (2018 est.)
Highways 23,897 km (2014)
Internet Users 1,466,152 (2016 est.)
Telephones 325,821 (2018 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationCentral America, bordering both the Caribbean Sea and the North Pacific Ocean, between Costa Rica and Honduras
Total Area130,370 sq. km
Land Area119,990 sq. km
Water Area10,380 sq. km
Coastline910 km
Climatetropical in lowlands, cooler in highlands
Terrainextensive Atlantic coastal plains rising to central interior mountains; narrow Pacific coastal plain interrupted by volcanoes
Lowest PointPacific Ocean 0 m
Highest Point Mogoton 2,085 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