People [1]

People

Population 24,206,636 (2020)
Population Growth Rate 3.771 annual % (2020)
Age Dependency Ratio 109.503 % of working-age population (2020)
Urban Population 16.626 % of total (2020)
Infant Mortality Rate 46.7 per 1,000 live births (2019)
Life Expectancy at Birth 62.42 years (2019)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2020)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 0.571 billion kWh (2018) #158
Consumption 1.586 billion kWh (2018) #147
Exports 0 billion kWh (2019) #95
Imports 1.253 billion kWh (2018) #63
Renewable Electricity Generation 0.024 billion kWh (2019) #155

Oil

Ranking
Production 9.994 thousand bbl/day (2020) #92
Consumption 12.562 thousand bbl/day (2018) #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 (2021) #60

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #97
Consumption (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2020) #119
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2020) #57
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2020) #85

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 30 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 8,778,884 (2017 est.)
Highways 18,949 km (18949)
Internet Users 805,702 (2016 est.)
Telephones 114,352 (2018 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationWestern Africa, southeast of Algeria
Total Area1,267,000 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 Idoukal-n-Taghes 2,022 m

Sources

  1. The World Bank Date Accessed: 10/3/2021
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 5/9/2020