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AttributeDataYearintern. RankingData source
Area (sq km)6972015188
Coastline (km)1932017135
Human Development Index
Human Development Index0.9220155
HDI rank52015184
GNI per capita rank minus HDI rank (2011 PPP $)-32011128
HDI rank (2011 PPP $)42011185
Total population5,603,7402015113
Population in 20306,418,4702015115
Average annual growth (%) 2000/20052.75201531
Average annual growth (%) 2010/20151.97201562
Urban population (%) 2015100.0020151
Population under age 5269,0002015135
Population Age 15-644,078,0002015105
Population age 65 and older654,000201586
Median age (years)40.01201533
(per 100 people ages 15-64) Young age (0-14)21.362015175
(per 100 people ages 15-64) Old age (65 and older) 201516.05201553
Total fertility rate (births per woman) 2000/20051.352015165
Total fertility rate (births per woman) 2010/20151.232015184
Mother s mean age at first birth29.8020108
Contraceptive prevalence rate (%)---2005
Birth registration (% under age 5) 2010-2015---2015
Life expectancy at birth (years)83.2120154
Child malnutrition Stunting (moderate or severe) 2010-20154.402015134
Mortality rates Infant 2015 per 10002.102015186
Mortality rates Under-five per 10002.702015186
Life expectancy at age 60 2010/201525.0620156
Maternal mortality ratio (deaths per 100,000 live births)102015145
Physicians 2001-2014 per 1.000019.50201471
Hospital bed density (beds/1,000 population)2.70201089
Deaths due to Malaria 2012 per 100.000---2012
Deaths due to Tuberculosis per 100.0001.002014140
Deaths due to HIV prevalence, adult 2015 per 100.000---2015
Infants lacking immunization DTP 20142.002014106
Infants lacking immunization Measles 20145.002014119
Public health expenditure 2014 % of GDB2.052014154
Depth of food deficit (kilocalories per person per day) (%) 2013/2015---2015
Expected years of schooling (years)15.40201538
Mean years of schooling (years)11.57201538
Literacy rate Adult (% ages 15 and older) 2005-201596.84201546
Literacy rate Youth (% ages 15-24) Female 2005-201599.90201513
Literacy rate Youth (% ages 15-24) Male 2005-201599.9020159
Pupil-teacher ratio, primary school (number of pupils per teacher) 2010-201---2014
Government expenditure on education (% of GDP) 2010-20142.912014120
Population with at least some secondary education (% ages 25 and older) 20078.59201558
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 coho1.322015141
Primary school teachers trained to teach (%) 2005-201594.35201547
Gross national income (GNI) per capita (2011 PPP $)78,162.3020152
GDP - per capita (PPP)62,400.0020137
GDP - per capita (PPP)80,191.5020113
GDP (purchasing power parity, $)339,000,000,000.00201340
GDP (purchasing power parity, $)443.86201138
GDP - real growth rate (%)4.10201375
Exports in US-Dollar410,300,000,000.00201314
Imports in US-Dollar373,000,000,000.00201314
External Debt in US-Dollar1,174,000,000,000.00201315
External debt stock (% of GNI) 2005-2014---2013
Inflation rate (consumer prices) (%)2.402013134
Industrial production growth rate (%)1.702013132
Current account balance0.00201312
Reserves of foreign exchange and gold273,100,000,000.00201311
Stock of direct foreign investment - at home585,800,000,000.00201315
Market value of publicly traded shares709,400,000,000.00201136
Budget surplus/deficit (% of GDP)1.30201324
Total tax revenue (% of GDP) 2005-201413.85201495
Taxes and other revenues (% of GDP) 2005-201434.72201422
Research and development expenditure (% of GDP) 2005-20142.19201415
Domestic credit provided by financial sector (% of GDP) 2010-2015121.05201532
Total debt service (% of GNI) 2014---2014
Labor force3,444,000201398
Employment to population ratio 201564.96201542
Labour force participation rate 201567.16201559
Employment in agriculture 2010-2014---2014
Employment in services 2010-201470.60201437
Unemployment Total 20153.272015158
Unemployment Youth 20157.302015148
Youth not in school or employment 2010-201418.90201443
Vulnerable employment 2005-20148.702014109
Child labour 2009-2015 (% ages 5-14)---2015
Working poor at PPP$3.10 a day 2004-2013---2013
Mandatory paid maternity leave 2015 (days)105201553
Old-age pension recipients 2004-2013 (% of statutory pension age population0.002013173
Income quintile ratio Average annual change (%) 2000/2014---2015
Roadways (km)3,425.002010163
Railways (km)---2008
Waterways (km)---2015
Military expenditures (% of GDP)3.52201315
Irrigated land (sq km)---2008
Telephones - main lines in use1,990,000201258
Telephones - mobile cellular8,063,000201292
Internet users3,235,000200965
Nature and Environment
Carbon dioxide emissions per capita (tonnes)9.36201324
Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy (Mt)212,400,000201125
Carbon dioxide emissions - Average annual change (%) 1990/2013-2.142015155
Total renewable water resources (cu km)0.602011160
Fresh water withdrawals (% of total renewable water resources) 2005-2014---2015
Natural resource depletion (% of GNI) 2010-20140.002014170
Forest area (% of total land area)23.132015113
Forest area change (%) 1990-2015-5.232015126
Electricity - production (kWh)47,950,000,000201152
Electricity - consumption (kWh)43,230,000,000201052
Electricity - imports (kWh)02012197
Electricity - installed generating capacity (kW)10,250,000201055
Electricity - from fossil fuels (% of total installed capacity)99.80201045
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants (% of total installed capacity)0.002010199
Electricity - from nuclear fuels (% of total installed capacity)0.002010228
Electricity - from other renewable sources (% of total installed capacity)0.20201094
Industry and Production
Crude oil - production (bbl/day)20,170201277
Crude oil - exports (bbl/day)02010182
Crude oil - imports (bbl/day)1,137,000201020
Crude oil - proved reserves (bbl)02010185
Refined petroleum products - production (bbl/day)1,357,000201128
Refined petroleum products - consumption (bbl/day)1,380,000201132
Natural gas - production (cu m)02011188
Natural gas - consumption (cu m)8,778,000,0002010101
Natural gas - exports (cu m)02011180
Natural gas - imports (cu m)8,780,000,000201131
Natural gas proved reserves (cu m)02013191
Consumer price index (2010=100) 2015113.212015100
Domestic food price level (USA = 1.0) 2010-20141.022014145
Domestic food price level Volatility index 2010-20144.002014121
Human security
Refugees by country of origin542015152
Internally displaced persons---2015
Homeless people due to natural disaster (average annual per million people)0.002015115
Orphaned children---2014
Prison population (per 100,000 people) 2004-2015227201545
Homicide rate (per 100,000 people) 2010-20140.302014186
Suicide rate (per 100,000 people) Female 20125.30201255
Suicide rate (per 100,000 people) Male 2012102012101
Violence against women ever experienced Intimate partner (%) 2005-20156.10201596
Violence against women ever experienced Nonintimate partner (%) 2005-2015---2015
Safety Index (Numbeo)83.1020171
Human securiy
Crime Index (Numbeo)16.902017110
Gender gap
Sex ratio at birth (male to female births)1.07201512
Adolescent birth rate (births per 1,000 women ages 15-19)3.822015180
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)1.32201514
Population with at least some secondary education (female to male ratio) 2005-20150.922015101
Total unempoyment rate (female to male ratio)1.132015105
Share of paid employment in non-agriculture, female (% of total paid employment in non-agriculture)48.20201532
Female legislators, senior officials and managers (% of total)33.89201446
Share of seats in parliament (% held by women)23.91201567
Life expectancy at age 50, female (years)36.7120153
Old-age pension recipients (female to male ratio) 2006-2013---2013
Gender Inequality Index - Average annual change (%) 2005/2015-5.282015133
Poverty and Inequality
Population in multidimensional poverty - Average annual change (%) 2005/2014---2014
Coefficient of human inequality---2015
Inequality in life expectancy (%) 201020153.002015181
Inequality in education (%)---2015
Inequality in income (%)---2015
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)46.30201032
GINI index (World Bank)---2016
Income share held by highest (richest) 10% (Average 2010-2016)---2017
Income share held by highest (richest) 20% (Average 2010-2016)---2017
Income share held by lowest (poorest) 10% (Average 2010-2016)---2017
Income share held by lowest (poorest) 20% (Average 2010-2016)---2017
Income share held by third 20% (Average 2010-2016)---2017
Number of poor at $1,90 a day in PPP---2011
Number of poor at $3,20 a day in PPP---2011
Number of poor at $5,50 a day in PPP---2011
Social values
Old-age ages 65 and older dependency ratio (per 100 people ages 15-64) 203036.50201525
Languages and ethnic groups
Ethnic Fractionalization Index (Fearon)0.39201693
Cultural Diversity Index (Fearon)0.39201662
Ethnic Fractionalization (Alesina)0.392003109
Linguistic Fractionalization (Alesina)0.38200396
Religious Fractionalization (Alesina)0.66200346

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