People [1]

People

Population 107,122 (2016)
Population Growth Rate 0.71 annual % (2016)
Age Dependency Ratio 72.803 % of working-age population (2016)
Urban Population 23.801 % of total (2016)
Infant Mortality Rate 14.1 per 1,000 live births (2016)
Life Expectancy at Birth 73.029 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2016)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Exports 0 billion kWh (2015) #79
Imports 0 billion kWh (2015) #93
Renewable Electricity Generation 0 billion kWh (2015) #143

Oil

Ranking
Production 0 thousand bbl/day (2016) #120
Consumption 1.5 thousand bbl/day (2015) #182
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 6 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 80,000 (2016 est.)
Highways 680 km (2011)
Internet Users 42,552 (2016 est.)
Telephones 11,000 (2016 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationOceania, archipelago in the South Pacific Ocean, about two-thirds of the way from Hawaii to New Zealand
Total Area747 sq. km
Land Area717 sq. km
Water Area30 sq. km
Coastline419 km
Climatetropical; modified by trade winds; warm season (December to May), cool season (May to December)
Terrainmost islands have limestone base formed from uplifted coral formation; others have limestone overlying volcanic base
Lowest PointPacific Ocean 0 m
Highest Point unnamed location on Kao Island 1,033 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