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 54.309 years (2018)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2018)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 0.26 billion kWh (2018) #171
Consumption 0.242 billion kWh (2018) #174
Exports 0 billion kWh (2019) #95
Imports 0 billion kWh (2019) #112
Renewable Electricity Generation 0.18 billion kWh (2018) #142

Oil

Ranking
Production 0 thousand bbl/day (2019) #127
Consumption 6.168 thousand bbl/day (2017) #160
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Imports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #85
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0 billion bbl (2020) #99

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #97
Consumption (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2019) #116
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2019) #57
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2019) #80
Proved Reserves 0 trillion cu ft (2020) #100

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 8 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 6,279,270 (2018 est.)
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: 5/9/2020