People [1]

People

Population 14,742,523 (2017)
Population Growth Rate 2.922 annual % (2017)
Age Dependency Ratio 96.709 % of working-age population (2017)
Urban Population 44.391 % of total (2017)
Infant Mortality Rate 79.7 per 1,000 live births (2017)
Life Expectancy at Birth 56.293 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2017)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 0.3 billion kWh (2015) #164
Consumption 0.3 billion kWh (2015) #164
Exports 0 billion kWh (2015) #83
Imports 0 billion kWh (2015) #98
Renewable Electricity Generation 0 billion kWh (2015) #146

Oil

Ranking
Production 0 thousand bbl/day (2017) #120
Consumption 5.7 thousand bbl/day (2015) #161
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Imports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #85
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0 billion bbl (2018) #70

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #76
Consumption (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #110
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #47
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #71
Proved Reserves 0.2 trillion cu ft (2018) #80

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 61 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 6,653,040 (2016 est.)
Highways 22,100 km (2000)
Internet Users 203,366 (2016 est.)
Telephones 48,000 (2016 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationEastern Africa, bordering the Gulf of Aden and the Indian Ocean, east of Ethiopia
Total Area637,657 sq. km
Land Area627,337 sq. km
Water Area10,320 sq. km
Coastline3,025 km
Climateprincipally desert; northeast monsoon (December to February), moderate temperatures in north and hot in south; southwest monsoon (May to October), torrid in the north and hot in the south, irregular rainfall, hot and humid periods (tangambili) between monsoons
Terrainmostly flat to undulating plateau rising to hills in north
Lowest PointIndian Ocean 0 m
Highest Point Shimbiris 2,416 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