People [1]

People

Population 7,396,190 (2016)
Population Growth Rate 2.175 annual % (2016)
Age Dependency Ratio 81.621 % of working-age population (2016)
Urban Population 40.318 % of total (2016)
Infant Mortality Rate 83.3 per 1,000 live births (2016)
Life Expectancy at Birth 51.835 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2016)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 0.265 billion kWh (2014) #170
Consumption 0.2 billion kWh (2014) #172
Exports 0 billion kWh (2015) #79
Imports 0 billion kWh (2015) #93
Renewable Electricity Generation 0.2 billion kWh (2014) #134

Oil

Ranking
Consumption 7.5 thousand bbl/day (2015) #151
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Imports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #85
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0 billion bbl (2017) #70

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 0 billion cu ft (2014) #84
Consumption (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2014) #110
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2014) #50
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2014) #70
Proved Reserves 0 trillion cu ft (2017) #92

Other [3]

Technology

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

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: 7/25/2017
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 12/5/2017