People [1]

People

Population 17,861,030 (2019)
Population Growth Rate 2.892 annual % (2019)
Age Dependency Ratio 87.188 % of working-age population (2019)
Urban Population 44.072 % of total (2019)
Infant Mortality Rate 42.4 per 1,000 live births (2019)
Life Expectancy at Birth 63.51 years (2018)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2019)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 15.981 billion kWh (2018) #87
Consumption 13.097 billion kWh (2018) #86
Exports 1.225 billion kWh (2018) #56
Imports 0.152 billion kWh (2018) #93
Renewable Electricity Generation 13.635 billion kWh (2018) #54

Oil

Ranking
Production 0.17 thousand bbl/day (2019) #123
Consumption 29.028 thousand bbl/day (2018) #122
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 (2020) #99

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #97
Consumption (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2019) #116
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2019) #57
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2019) #80
Proved Reserves 0 trillion cu ft (2020) #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: 1/31/2021
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 5/9/2020