People [1]

People

Population 2,639,211 (2017)
Population Growth Rate 2.665 annual % (2017)
Age Dependency Ratio 17.903 % of working-age population (2017)
Urban Population 99.381 % of total (2017)
Infant Mortality Rate 7.3 per 1,000 live births (2016)
Life Expectancy at Birth 78.184 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2017)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 39 billion kWh (2015) #58
Consumption 37 billion kWh (2015) #58
Exports 0 billion kWh (2015) #83
Imports 0 billion kWh (2015) #98
Renewable Electricity Generation 0 billion kWh (2015) #146

Oil

Ranking
Production 2,068 thousand bbl/day (2017) #13
Consumption 255 thousand bbl/day (2015) #48
Exports (Refined) [3] 1,303 thousand bbl/day (2013) #12
Imports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #85
Proved Reserves (Crude) 25 billion bbl (2018) #14

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 6,001 billion cu ft (2015) #6
Consumption (Dry) 1,451 billion cu ft (2015) #22
Exports (Dry) 4,375 billion cu ft (2015) #2
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #71
Proved Reserves 850 trillion cu ft (2018) #3

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 6 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 3,552,579 (2016 est.)
Highways 9,830 km (2010)
Internet Users 2,129,360 (2016 est.)
Telephones 467,148 (2016 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationMiddle East, peninsula bordering the Persian Gulf and Saudi Arabia
Total Area11,586 sq. km
Land Area11,586 sq. km
Water Area0 sq. km
Coastline563 km
Climatearid; mild, pleasant winters; very hot, humid summers
Terrainmostly flat and barren desert covered with loose sand and gravel
Lowest PointPersian Gulf 0 m
Highest Point Qurayn Abu al Bawl 103 m

Sources

  1. The World Bank Date Accessed: 7/6/2018
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 12/5/2017