People [1]

People

Population 37,974,750 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 0 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 48.302 % of working-age population (2018)
Urban Population 60.058 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 3.8 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 77.754 years (2018)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2018)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 160.604 billion kWh (2017) #26
Consumption 152.895 billion kWh (2017) #25
Exports 10.984 billion kWh (2017) #17
Imports 13.271 billion kWh (2017) #18
Renewable Electricity Generation 24.1 billion kWh (2017) #34

Oil

Ranking
Production 62.898 thousand bbl/day (2018) #56
Consumption 682.233 thousand bbl/day (2018) #29
Exports (Refined) [3] 5.162 thousand bbl/day (2013) #70
Imports (Refined) [3] 532.3 thousand bbl/day (2013) #19
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0.124 billion bbl (2019) #64

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 217.117 billion cu ft (2015) #53
Consumption (Dry) 709.725 billion cu ft (2017) #38
Exports (Dry) 43.72 billion cu ft (2017) #39
Imports (Dry) 555.398 billion cu ft (2017) #20
Proved Reserves 3.12 trillion cu ft (2019) #55

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 126 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 51,098,747 (2018 est.)
Highways 420,000 km (2016)
Internet Users 28,237,820 (2016 est.)
Railways 19,231 km (2016)
Telephones 6,575,246 (2018 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationCentral Europe, east of Germany
Total Area312,685 sq. km
Land Area304,255 sq. km
Water Area8,430 sq. km
Coastline440 km
Climatetemperate with cold, cloudy, moderately severe winters with frequent precipitation; mild summers with frequent showers and thundershowers
Terrainmostly flat plain; mountains along southern border
Lowest Pointnear Raczki Elblaskie -2 m
Highest Point Rysy 2,499 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