People [1]

People

Population 18,920,657 (2021)
Population Growth Rate 2.878 annual % (2021)
Age Dependency Ratio 84.264 % of working-age population (2021)
Urban Population 45.192 % of total (2021)
Infant Mortality Rate 41.7 per 1,000 live births (2020)
Life Expectancy at Birth 64.194 years (2020)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2021)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 15.982 billion kWh (2020) #85
Consumption 13.41 billion kWh (2019) #84
Exports 0.976 billion kWh (2019) #62
Imports 0.198 billion kWh (2019) #100
Renewable Electricity Generation 13.898 billion kWh (2020) #52

Oil

Ranking
Production 0.14 thousand bbl/day (2021) #114
Consumption 25.33 thousand bbl/day (2019) #129
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Imports (Refined) [3] 12.12 thousand bbl/day (2013) #73
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0 billion bbl (2021) #99

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #97
Consumption (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2021) #122
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2021) #58
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2021) #86
Proved Reserves 0 trillion cu ft (2021) #100

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 88 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 15,470,270 (2018 est.)
Highways 67,671 km (2018)
Internet Users 3,956,252 (2016 est.)
Railways 3,126 km (2014)
Telephones 100,444 (2018 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationSouthern Africa, east of Angola, south of the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Total Area752,618 sq. km
Land Area743,398 sq. km
Water Area9,220 sq. km
Coastline0 km
Climatetropical; modified by altitude; rainy season (October to April)
Terrainmostly high plateau with some hills and mountains
Lowest PointZambezi river 329 m
Highest Point unnamed location in Mafinga Hills 2,301 m

Sources

  1. The World Bank Date Accessed: 11/6/2022
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 5/9/2020