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AttributeDataYearintern. RankingData source
Area (sq km)438,317201559
Coastline (km)582017170
Human Development Index
Human Development Index0.652015121
HDI rank121201568
GNI per capita rank minus HDI rank (2011 PPP $)-302011180
HDI rank (2011 PPP $)121201168
Total population36,423,400201537
Population in 203054,070,800201531
Average annual growth (%) 2000/20052.73201533
Average annual growth (%) 2010/20153.3120158
Urban population (%) 201569.47201568
Population under age 55,727,000201522
Population Age 15-6420,382,000201541
Population age 65 and older1,113,000201563
Median age (years)19.312015150
(per 100 people ages 15-64) Young age (0-14)73.23201534
(per 100 people ages 15-64) Old age (65 and older) 20155.462015156
Total fertility rate (births per woman) 2000/20054.66201542
Total fertility rate (births per woman) 2010/20154.64201532
Mother s mean age at first birth---2010
Contraceptive prevalence rate (%)51.20200584
Birth registration (% under age 5) 2010-201599.00201575
Life expectancy at birth (years)69.632015123
Child malnutrition Stunting (moderate or severe) 2010-201522.60201566
Mortality rates Infant 2015 per 100026.50201569
Mortality rates Under-five per 100032.00201568
Life expectancy at age 60 2010/201517.462015130
Maternal mortality ratio (deaths per 100,000 live births)50201596
Physicians 2001-2014 per 1.00006.072014120
Hospital bed density (beds/1,000 population)1.302010143
Deaths due to Malaria 2012 per 100.000---2012
Deaths due to Tuberculosis per 100.0002.202014115
Deaths due to HIV prevalence, adult 2015 per 100.000---2015
Infants lacking immunization DTP 201423.00201414
Infants lacking immunization Measles 201443.00201411
Public health expenditure 2014 % of GDB3.342014102
Depth of food deficit (kilocalories per person per day) (%) 2013/2015188.00201518
Expected years of schooling (years)10.092015158
Mean years of schooling (years)6.582015129
Literacy rate Adult (% ages 15 and older) 2005-201579.692015103
Literacy rate Youth (% ages 15-24) Female 2005-201580.612015123
Literacy rate Youth (% ages 15-24) Male 2005-201582.422015123
Pupil-teacher ratio, primary school (number of pupils per teacher) 2010-201---2014
Government expenditure on education (% of GDP) 2010-2014---2014
Population with at least some secondary education (% ages 25 and older) 20045.652015114
Gross enrolment ratio Pre-primary (% of preschool-age children) 2010-2015---2015
Gross enrolment ratio Primary (% of primary school-age population) 2010-201---2015
Gross enrolment ratio Secondary (% of secondary school-age population) 2010---2015
Gross enrolment ratio Tertiary (% of tertiary school-age population) 2010-2---2015
Gross enrolment ratio Primary school dropout rate (% of primary school coho---2015
Primary school teachers trained to teach (%) 2005-2015---2015
Gross national income (GNI) per capita (2011 PPP $)11,607.70201591
GDP - per capita (PPP)7,100.002013137
GDP - per capita (PPP)14,017.80201178
GDP (purchasing power parity, $)249,400,000,000.00201351
GDP (purchasing power parity, $)510.58201133
GDP - real growth rate (%)4.20201373
Exports in US-Dollar91,990,000,000.00201339
Imports in US-Dollar66,610,000,000.00201344
External Debt in US-Dollar59,490,000,000.00201357
External debt stock (% of GNI) 2005-2014---2013
Inflation rate (consumer prices) (%)2.002013152
Industrial production growth rate (%)6.90201337
Current account balance0.00201321
Reserves of foreign exchange and gold71,240,000,000.00201329
Stock of direct foreign investment - at home---2013
Market value of publicly traded shares2,600,000,000.002011137
Budget surplus/deficit (% of GDP)0.90201330
Total tax revenue (% of GDP) 2005-2014---2014
Taxes and other revenues (% of GDP) 2005-2014---2014
Research and development expenditure (% of GDP) 2005-20140.042014119
Domestic credit provided by financial sector (% of GDP) 2010-20159.312015168
Total debt service (% of GNI) 2014---2014
Labor force8,900,000201353
Employment to population ratio 201535.272015174
Labour force participation rate 201542.452015175
Employment in agriculture 2010-2014---2014
Employment in services 2010-2014---2014
Unemployment Total 201516.90201524
Unemployment Youth 201535.10201525
Youth not in school or employment 2010-2014---2014
Vulnerable employment 2005-2014---2014
Child labour 2009-2015 (% ages 5-14)5.00201588
Working poor at PPP$3.10 a day 2004-201329.67201353
Mandatory paid maternity leave 2015 (days)722015144
Old-age pension recipients 2004-2013 (% of statutory pension age population56.00201384
Income quintile ratio Average annual change (%) 2000/2014---2015
Roadways (km)59,623.00201071
Railways (km)2,370200867
Waterways (km)5.28201565
Military expenditures (% of GDP)2.88201323
Irrigated land (sq km)35,250.00200816
Telephones - main lines in use1,870,000201262
Telephones - mobile cellular26,760,000201240
Internet users325,9002009125
Nature and Environment
Carbon dioxide emissions per capita (tonnes)4.92201364
Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy (Mt)139,400,000201133
Carbon dioxide emissions - Average annual change (%) 1990/20132.16201562
Total renewable water resources (cu km)89.86201173
Fresh water withdrawals (% of total renewable water resources) 2005-2014---2015
Natural resource depletion (% of GNI) 2010-201418.47201417
Forest area (% of total land area)1.902015172
Forest area change (%) 1990-20153.33201564
Electricity - production (kWh)62,300,000,000201143
Electricity - consumption (kWh)53,410,000,000201044
Electricity - imports (kWh)9,802,000,000201224
Electricity - installed generating capacity (kW)11,200,000201052
Electricity - from fossil fuels (% of total installed capacity)92.00201071
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants (% of total installed capacity)7.602010120
Electricity - from nuclear fuels (% of total installed capacity)0.002010163
Electricity - from other renewable sources (% of total installed capacity)0.002010184
Industry and Production
Crude oil - production (bbl/day)2,979,00020128
Crude oil - exports (bbl/day)2,390,00020104
Crude oil - imports (bbl/day)02010251
Crude oil - proved reserves (bbl)141,400,000,00020105
Refined petroleum products - production (bbl/day)492,800201160
Refined petroleum products - consumption (bbl/day)818,000201142
Natural gas - production (cu m)880,000,000201165
Natural gas - consumption (cu m)1,300,000,0002010135
Natural gas - exports (cu m)02011120
Natural gas - imports (cu m)02011206
Natural gas proved reserves (cu m)3,158,000,000,000201311
Consumer price index (2010=100) 2015115.52201594
Domestic food price level (USA = 1.0) 2010-20145.06201457
Domestic food price level Volatility index 2010-201416.40201412
Human security
Refugees by country of origin261,107201514
Internally displaced persons3,290,00020153
Homeless people due to natural disaster (average annual per million people)7.562015102
Orphaned children---2014
Prison population (per 100,000 people) 2004-20151232015100
Homicide rate (per 100,000 people) 2010-20147.90201456
Suicide rate (per 100,000 people) Female 20122.102012134
Suicide rate (per 100,000 people) Male 201212012168
Violence against women ever experienced Intimate partner (%) 2005-2015---2015
Violence against women ever experienced Nonintimate partner (%) 2005-2015---2015
Safety Index (Numbeo)51.67201766
Human securiy
Crime Index (Numbeo)48.33201745
Gender gap
Sex ratio at birth (male to female births)1.07201519
Adolescent birth rate (births per 1,000 women ages 15-19)84.04201534
Pre-primary (% of pre-school age female population)---2015
Primary (% of primary school-age female population)---2015
Secondary (% of secondary school age female population)---2015
Youth unemployment rate (female to male ratio)1.14201558
Population with at least some secondary education (female to male ratio) 2005-20150.652015139
Total unempoyment rate (female to male ratio)1.81201524
Share of paid employment in non-agriculture, female (% of total paid employment in non-agriculture)15.402015105
Female legislators, senior officials and managers (% of total)---2014
Share of seats in parliament (% held by women)26.52201554
Life expectancy at age 50, female (years)26.942015120
Old-age pension recipients (female to male ratio) 2006-2013---2013
Gender Inequality Index - Average annual change (%) 2005/2015---2015
Poverty and Inequality
Population in multidimensional poverty - Average annual change (%) 2005/2014-6.30201446
Coefficient of human inequality22.03201567
Inequality in life expectancy (%) 2010201519.30201570
Inequality in education (%)30.63201546
Inequality in income (%)16.152015118
Income inequality Quintile ratio 2010-2015---2015
Income inequality Palma ratio 2010-2015---2015
Income inequality Gini coefficient (UN) 2010-2015---2015
Distribution of family income - Gini index (CIA)---2010
GINI index (World Bank)29.502016109
Income share held by highest (richest) 10% (Average 2010-2016)23.702017110
Income share held by highest (richest) 20% (Average 2010-2016)38.502017108
Income share held by lowest (poorest) 10% (Average 2010-2016)3.70201715
Income share held by lowest (poorest) 20% (Average 2010-2016)8.80201720
Income share held by third 20% (Average 2010-2016)17.10201725
Number of poor at $1,90 a day in PPP800,000.00201150
Number of poor at $3,20 a day in PPP5,900,000.00201135
Number of poor at $5,50 a day in PPP18,800,000.00201121
Social values
Old-age ages 65 and older dependency ratio (per 100 people ages 15-64) 20306.002015160
Languages and ethnic groups
Ethnic Fractionalization Index (Fearon)0.55201666
Cultural Diversity Index (Fearon)0.36201669
Ethnic Fractionalization (Alesina)0.372003111
Linguistic Fractionalization (Alesina)0.37200399
Religious Fractionalization (Alesina)0.482003101

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