People [1]

People

Population 15,008,154 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 2.832 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 97.824 % of working-age population (2018)
Urban Population 44.971 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 76.6 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 56.709 years (2017)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2018)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 0.347 billion kWh (2017) #168
Consumption 0.323 billion kWh (2017) #170
Exports 0 billion kWh (2017) #98
Imports 0 billion kWh (2017) #112
Renewable Electricity Generation 0.017 billion kWh (2017) #156

Oil

Ranking
Production 0 thousand bbl/day (2018) #125
Consumption 5.512 thousand bbl/day (2017) #162
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 0.2 trillion cu ft (2019) #85

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: 9/6/2019
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 12/5/2017