People [1]

People

Population 17,094,130 (2017)
Population Growth Rate 2.985 annual % (2017)
Age Dependency Ratio 89.613 % of working-age population (2017)
Urban Population 42.976 % of total (2017)
Infant Mortality Rate 41.5 per 1,000 live births (2017)
Life Expectancy at Birth 61.874 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2017)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 12 billion kWh (2016) #93
Consumption 11 billion kWh (2016) #89
Exports 0.8 billion kWh (2016) #60
Imports 2.2 billion kWh (2016) #53
Renewable Electricity Generation 11 billion kWh (2016) #54

Oil

Ranking
Production 0.2 thousand bbl/day (2017) #119
Consumption 22 thousand bbl/day (2016) #125
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 (2018) #70

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #97
Consumption (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #114
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #56
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #78
Proved Reserves 0 trillion cu ft (2018) #92

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 88 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 12,017,034 (2016 est.)
Highways 40,454 km (2005)
Internet Users 3,956,252 (2016 est.)
Railways 3,126 km (2014)
Telephones 101,407 (2016 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationSouthern Africa, east of Angola
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: 7/6/2018
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 12/5/2017