People [1]

People

Population 17,351,822 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 2.913 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 88.807 % of working-age population (2018)
Urban Population 43.521 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 40.4 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 63.51 years (2018)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2018)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 14.028 billion kWh (2017) #90
Consumption 12.379 billion kWh (2017) #88
Exports 1.063 billion kWh (2017) #62
Imports 0.753 billion kWh (2017) #73
Renewable Electricity Generation 12.16 billion kWh (2017) #54

Oil

Ranking
Production 0.17 thousand bbl/day (2018) #121
Consumption 30 thousand bbl/day (2017) #120
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 (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 trillion cu ft (2019) #99

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: 9/6/2019
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 5/9/2020