People [1]

People

Population 22,442,948 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 3.817 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 110.879 % of working-age population (2018)
Urban Population 16.425 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 48 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 61.599 years (2017)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2018)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 0.519 billion kWh (2017) #156
Consumption 1.118 billion kWh (2017) #150
Exports 0 billion kWh (2017) #98
Imports 0.817 billion kWh (2017) #72
Renewable Electricity Generation 0.005 billion kWh (2017) #167

Oil

Ranking
Production 9.497 thousand bbl/day (2018) #92
Consumption 13.458 thousand bbl/day (2017) #148
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Imports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #85
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0.15 billion bbl (2019) #59

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #97
Consumption (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #115
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #56
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #79

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 30 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 154,342,168 (2016 est.)
Highways 193,200 km (2004)
Internet Users 47,759,904 (2016 est.)
Telephones 154,513 (2016 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationWestern Africa, southeast of Algeria
Total Area1 sq. km
Land Area1,266,700 sq. km
Water Area300 sq. km
Coastline0 km
Climatedesert; mostly hot, dry, dusty; tropical in extreme south
Terrainpredominately desert plains and sand dunes; flat to rolling plains in south; hills in north
Lowest PointNiger River 200 m
Highest Point Mont Bagzane 2,022 m

Sources

  1. The World Bank Date Accessed: 9/6/2019
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 12/5/2017