People [1]

People

Population 7,650,154 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 2.137 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 78.655 % of working-age population (2018)
Urban Population 42.055 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 78.5 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 53.895 years (2017)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2018)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 0.209 billion kWh (2017) #177
Consumption 0.194 billion kWh (2017) #177
Exports 0 billion kWh (2017) #98
Imports 0 billion kWh (2017) #112
Renewable Electricity Generation 0.134 billion kWh (2017) #145

Oil

Ranking
Production 0 thousand bbl/day (2018) #125
Consumption 6.168 thousand bbl/day (2017) #159
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Imports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #85
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0 billion bbl (2019) #98

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
Proved Reserves 0 trillion cu ft (2019) #99

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 8 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 6,279,270 (2016 est.)
Highways 11,300 km (2002)
Internet Users 708,615 (2016 est.)
Telephones 17,000 (2016 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationWestern Africa, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean, between Guinea and Liberia
Total Area71,740 sq. km
Land Area71,620 sq. km
Water Area120 sq. km
Coastline402 km
Climatetropical; hot, humid; summer rainy season (May to December); winter dry season (December to April)
Terraincoastal belt of mangrove swamps, wooded hill country, upland plateau, mountains in east
Lowest PointAtlantic Ocean 0 m
Highest Point Loma Mansa (Bintimani) 1,948 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