People [1]

People

Population 11,532,127 (2017)
Population Growth Rate 1.124 annual % (2017)
Age Dependency Ratio 47.082 % of working-age population (2017)
Urban Population 68.642 % of total (2017)
Infant Mortality Rate 11.2 per 1,000 live births (2017)
Life Expectancy at Birth 75.731 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2017)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 18 billion kWh (2016) #77
Consumption 15 billion kWh (2016) #78
Exports 0.3 billion kWh (2016) #75
Imports 0.1 billion kWh (2016) #99
Renewable Electricity Generation 0.6 billion kWh (2016) #119

Oil

Ranking
Production 42 thousand bbl/day (2017) #64
Consumption 97 thousand bbl/day (2016) #77
Exports (Refined) [3] 48.53 thousand bbl/day (2013) #44
Imports (Refined) [3] 22.92 thousand bbl/day (2013) #67
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0.4 billion bbl (2018) #45

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 87 billion cu ft (2015) #61
Consumption (Dry) 181 billion cu ft (2017) #58
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #56
Imports (Dry) 136 billion cu ft (2017) #41
Proved Reserves 2.3 trillion cu ft (2018) #56

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 29 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 14,282,078 (2016 est.)
Highways 19,418 km (2010)
Internet Users 5,665,242 (2016 est.)
Railways 2,173 km (2014)
Telephones 974,975 (2016 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationNorthern Africa, bordering the Mediterranean Sea, between Algeria and Libya
Total Area163,610 sq. km
Land Area155,360 sq. km
Water Area8,250 sq. km
Coastline1,148 km
Climatetemperate in north with mild, rainy winters and hot, dry summers; desert in south
Terrainmountains in north; hot, dry central plain; semiarid south merges into the Sahara
Lowest PointShatt al Gharsah -17 m
Highest Point Jebel ech Chambi 1,544 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