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AttributeDataYearintern. RankingData source
Area (sq km)36,1252015136
Coastline (km)3502017122
Human Development Index
Human Development Index0.422015178
HDI rank178201511
GNI per capita rank minus HDI rank (2011 PPP $)32011104
HDI rank (2011 PPP $)17920119
Total population1,844,3202015148
Population in 20302,540,5602015146
Average annual growth (%) 2000/20052.12201556
Average annual growth (%) 2010/20152.42201537
Urban population (%) 201549.332015124
Population under age 5289,0002015131
Population Age 15-641,034,0002015147
Population age 65 and older58,0002015155
Median age (years)19.402015148
(per 100 people ages 15-64) Young age (0-14)72.79201536
(per 100 people ages 15-64) Old age (65 and older) 20155.652015147
Total fertility rate (births per woman) 2000/20055.60201527
Total fertility rate (births per woman) 2010/20154.95201524
Mother s mean age at first birth---2010
Contraceptive prevalence rate (%)14.002005143
Birth registration (% under age 5) 2010-201524.002015161
Life expectancy at birth (years)55.492015181
Child malnutrition Stunting (moderate or severe) 2010-201527.60201550
Mortality rates Infant 2015 per 100060.30201518
Mortality rates Under-five per 100092.50201515
Life expectancy at age 60 2010/201515.022015181
Maternal mortality ratio (deaths per 100,000 live births)549201518
Physicians 2001-2014 per 1.00000.452014179
Hospital bed density (beds/1,000 population)1.002010152
Deaths due to Malaria 2012 per 100.00096201211
Deaths due to Tuberculosis per 100.00063.00201410
Deaths due to HIV prevalence, adult 2015 per 100.000---2015
Infants lacking immunization DTP 20148.00201453
Infants lacking immunization Measles 201431.00201423
Public health expenditure 2014 % of GDB1.152014182
Depth of food deficit (kilocalories per person per day) (%) 2013/2015152.00201529
Expected years of schooling (years)9.202015170
Mean years of schooling (years)2.922015181
Literacy rate Adult (% ages 15 and older) 2005-201559.912015133
Literacy rate Youth (% ages 15-24) Female 2005-201573.712015129
Literacy rate Youth (% ages 15-24) Male 2005-201580.852015126
Pupil-teacher ratio, primary school (number of pupils per teacher) 2010-20151.9320148
Government expenditure on education (% of GDP) 2010-20142.362014132
Population with at least some secondary education (% ages 25 and older) 200---2015
Gross enrolment ratio Pre-primary (% of preschool-age children) 2010-20156.472015163
Gross enrolment ratio Primary (% of primary school-age population) 2010-201113.66201527
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 (%) 2005-201538.932015113
Gross national income (GNI) per capita (2011 PPP $)1,369.462015181
GDP - per capita (PPP)1,200.002013210
GDP - per capita (PPP)1,367.302011176
GDP (purchasing power parity, $)2,005,000,000.002013191
GDP (purchasing power parity, $)2.522011167
GDP - real growth rate (%)3.50201397
Exports in US-Dollar147,600,000.002013183
Imports in US-Dollar206,400,000.002013203
External Debt in US-Dollar1,095,000,000.002013158
External debt stock (% of GNI) 2005-201426.57201381
Inflation rate (consumer prices) (%)1.902013158
Industrial production growth rate (%)1.202013140
Current account balance0.00201369
Reserves of foreign exchange and gold---2013
Stock of direct foreign investment - at home---2013
Market value of publicly traded shares---2011
Budget surplus/deficit (% of GDP)-1.80201382
Total tax revenue (% of GDP) 2005-2014---2014
Taxes and other revenues (% of GDP) 2005-2014---2014
Research and development expenditure (% of GDP) 2005-2014---2014
Domestic credit provided by financial sector (% of GDP) 2010-201519.902015152
Total debt service (% of GNI) 20140.182014112
Labor force632,7002013153
Employment to population ratio 201567.19201539
Labour force participation rate 201572.72201534
Employment in agriculture 2010-2014---2014
Employment in services 2010-2014---2014
Unemployment Total 20157.60201581
Unemployment Youth 201512.412015109
Youth not in school or employment 2010-2014---2014
Vulnerable employment 2005-2014---2014
Child labour 2009-2015 (% ages 5-14)38.0020157
Working poor at PPP$3.10 a day 2004-201379.44201319
Mandatory paid maternity leave 2015 (days)602015158
Old-age pension recipients 2004-2013 (% of statutory pension age population6.202013153
Income quintile ratio Average annual change (%) 2000/20148.0120151
Roadways (km)3,455.002010161
Railways (km)---2008
Waterways (km)---2015
Military expenditures (% of GDP)1.85201346
Irrigated land (sq km)225.602008128
Telephones - main lines in use5,0002012208
Telephones - mobile cellular1,100,0002012155
Internet users37,1002009176
Nature and Environment
Carbon dioxide emissions per capita (tonnes)0.152013178
Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy (Mt)459,8002011178
Carbon dioxide emissions - Average annual change (%) 1990/2013-0.482015126
Total renewable water resources (cu km)31.002011107
Fresh water withdrawals (% of total renewable water resources) 2005-2014---2015
Natural resource depletion (% of GNI) 2010-201412.26201431
Forest area (% of total land area)70.13201514
Forest area change (%) 1990-2015-11.012015142
Electricity - production (kWh)67,000,0002011200
Electricity - consumption (kWh)62,310,0002010201
Electricity - imports (kWh)02012186
Electricity - installed generating capacity (kW)26,0002010200
Electricity - from fossil fuels (% of total installed capacity)100.00201028
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants (% of total installed capacity)0.002010191
Electricity - from nuclear fuels (% of total installed capacity)0.002010215
Electricity - from other renewable sources (% of total installed capacity)0.002010114
Industry and Production
Crude oil - production (bbl/day)02012205
Crude oil - exports (bbl/day)02010170
Crude oil - imports (bbl/day)02010160
Crude oil - proved reserves (bbl)02010175
Refined petroleum products - production (bbl/day)02011234
Refined petroleum products - consumption (bbl/day)2,9222011228
Natural gas - production (cu m)02011180
Natural gas - consumption (cu m)02010235
Natural gas - exports (cu m)02011166
Natural gas - imports (cu m)02011117
Natural gas proved reserves (cu m)02013183
Consumer price index (2010=100) 2015108.442015137
Domestic food price level (USA = 1.0) 2010-2014---2014
Domestic food price level Volatility index 2010-2014---2014
Human security
Refugees by country of origin1,471201586
Internally displaced persons---2015
Homeless people due to natural disaster (average annual per million people)41.51201567
Orphaned children120,000201434
Prison population (per 100,000 people) 2004-2015---2015
Homicide rate (per 100,000 people) 2010-20149.90201441
Suicide rate (per 100,000 people) Female 20122.402012125
Suicide rate (per 100,000 people) Male 201272012127
Violence against women ever experienced Intimate partner (%) 2005-2015---2015
Violence against women ever experienced Nonintimate partner (%) 2005-2015---2015
Safety Index (Numbeo)---2017
Human securiy
Crime Index (Numbeo)---2017
Gender gap
Sex ratio at birth (male to female births)1.032015175
Adolescent birth rate (births per 1,000 women ages 15-19)89.46201530
Pre-primary (% of pre-school age female population)6.632015160
Primary (% of primary school-age female population)109.79201543
Secondary (% of secondary school age female population)---2015
Youth unemployment rate (female to male ratio)1.08201588
Population with at least some secondary education (female to male ratio) 2005-2015---2015
Total unempoyment rate (female to male ratio)1.20201592
Share of paid employment in non-agriculture, female (% of total paid employment in non-agriculture)---2015
Female legislators, senior officials and managers (% of total)---2014
Share of seats in parliament (% held by women)13.732015134
Life expectancy at age 50, female (years)23.242015177
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---2014
Coefficient of human inequality39.1220155
Inequality in life expectancy (%) 2010201544.6020154
Inequality in education (%)40.32201522
Inequality in income (%)32.45201530
Income inequality Quintile ratio 2010-201512.63201519
Income inequality Palma ratio 2010-20153.28201514
Income inequality Gini coefficient (UN) 2010-201550.66201513
Distribution of family income - Gini index (CIA)---2010
GINI index (World Bank)50.7020169
Income share held by highest (richest) 10% (Average 2010-2016)42.0020175
Income share held by highest (richest) 20% (Average 2010-2016)56.7020178
Income share held by lowest (poorest) 10% (Average 2010-2016)1.602017113
Income share held by lowest (poorest) 20% (Average 2010-2016)4.502017115
Income share held by third 20% (Average 2010-2016)12.202017123
Number of poor at $1,90 a day in PPP1,000,000.00201147
Number of poor at $3,20 a day in PPP1,300,000.00201155
Number of poor at $5,50 a day in PPP1,500,000.00201171
Social values
Old-age ages 65 and older dependency ratio (per 100 people ages 15-64) 20306.102015158
Languages and ethnic groups
Ethnic Fractionalization Index (Fearon)0.82201615
Cultural Diversity Index (Fearon)0.57201619
Ethnic Fractionalization (Alesina)0.81200314
Linguistic Fractionalization (Alesina)0.81200315
Religious Fractionalization (Alesina)0.61200361

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