People [1]

People

Population 31,989,256 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 1.718 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 51.238 % of working-age population (2018)
Urban Population 77.907 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 11.1 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 76.516 years (2018)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2018)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 55.481 billion kWh (2019) #52
Consumption 47.409 billion kWh (2018) #53
Exports 0 billion kWh (2018) #95
Imports 0.021 billion kWh (2018) #105
Renewable Electricity Generation 34.207 billion kWh (2019) #29

Oil

Ranking
Production 146.576 thousand bbl/day (2019) #40
Consumption 255 thousand bbl/day (2017) #49
Exports (Refined) [3] 14.77 thousand bbl/day (2013) #59
Imports (Refined) [3] 84.28 thousand bbl/day (2013) #47
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0.985 billion bbl (2020) #41

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 611.656 billion cu ft (2015) #38
Consumption (Dry) 268.624 billion cu ft (2018) #53
Exports (Dry) 177.922 billion cu ft (2018) #29
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2019) #80
Proved Reserves 12.88 trillion cu ft (2020) #34

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 191 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 38,915,386 (2018 est.)
Highways 140,672 km (2012)
Internet Users 13,975,422 (2016 est.)
Railways 1,854 km (2014)
Telephones 3,082,036 (2018 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationWestern South America, bordering the South Pacific Ocean, between Chile and Ecuador
Total Area1,285,216 sq. km
Land Area1,279,996 sq. km
Water Area5,220 sq. km
Coastline2,414 km
Climatevaries from tropical in east to dry desert in west; temperate to frigid in Andes
Terrainwestern coastal plain (costa), high and rugged Andes in center (sierra), eastern lowland jungle of Amazon Basin (selva)
Lowest PointPacific Ocean 0 m
Highest Point Nevado Huascaran 6,746 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