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AttributeDataYearintern. RankingData source
Area (sq km)5,1282015172
Coastline (km)3622017119
Human Development Index
Human Development Index0.78201565
HDI rank652015124
GNI per capita rank minus HDI rank (2011 PPP $)-252011174
HDI rank (2011 PPP $)642011125
Total population1,360,0902015151
Population in 20301,372,5002015155
Average annual growth (%) 2000/20050.452015153
Average annual growth (%) 2010/20150.482015141
Urban population (%) 20158.452015195
Population under age 596,0002015155
Population Age 15-64949,0002015150
Population age 65 and older128,0002015141
Median age (years)33.85201559
(per 100 people ages 15-64) Young age (0-14)29.772015126
(per 100 people ages 15-64) Old age (65 and older) 201513.48201560
Total fertility rate (births per woman) 2000/20051.752015143
Total fertility rate (births per woman) 2010/20151.802015138
Mother s mean age at first birth---2010
Contraceptive prevalence rate (%)42.502005102
Birth registration (% under age 5) 2010-201597.00201577
Life expectancy at birth (years)70.522015115
Child malnutrition Stunting (moderate or severe) 2010-20155.302015131
Mortality rates Infant 2015 per 100018.20201590
Mortality rates Under-five per 100020.40201593
Life expectancy at age 60 2010/201518.192015112
Maternal mortality ratio (deaths per 100,000 live births)63201588
Physicians 2001-2014 per 1.000011.75201495
Hospital bed density (beds/1,000 population)2.102010101
Deaths due to Malaria 2012 per 100.000---2012
Deaths due to Tuberculosis per 100.0002.002014121
Deaths due to HIV prevalence, adult 2015 per 100.0001.20201536
Infants lacking immunization DTP 20147.00201457
Infants lacking immunization Measles 20144.002014134
Public health expenditure 2014 % of GDB3.172014109
Depth of food deficit (kilocalories per person per day) (%) 2013/201559.00201563
Expected years of schooling (years)12.752015109
Mean years of schooling (years)10.88201550
Literacy rate Adult (% ages 15 and older) 2005-201598.96201529
Literacy rate Youth (% ages 15-24) Female 2005-201599.62201535
Literacy rate Youth (% ages 15-24) Male 2005-201599.60201533
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) 20069.77201573
Gross enrolment ratio Pre-primary (% of preschool-age children) 2010-2015---2015
Gross enrolment ratio Primary (% of primary school-age population) 2010-201106.16201570
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 coho10.61201572
Primary school teachers trained to teach (%) 2005-201588.00201559
Gross national income (GNI) per capita (2011 PPP $)28,049.10201540
GDP - per capita (PPP)20,300.00201368
GDP - per capita (PPP)30,677.20201133
GDP (purchasing power parity, $)27,140,000,000.002013121
GDP (purchasing power parity, $)41.722011104
GDP - real growth rate (%)1.602013155
Exports in US-Dollar12,860,000,000.00201384
Imports in US-Dollar9,638,000,000.002013103
External Debt in US-Dollar4,823,000,000.002013121
External debt stock (% of GNI) 2005-2014---2013
Inflation rate (consumer prices) (%)5.40201363
Industrial production growth rate (%)1.202013142
Current account balance0.00201352
Reserves of foreign exchange and gold10,070,000,000.00201375
Stock of direct foreign investment - at home102,000,000,000.00201342
Market value of publicly traded shares14,730,000,000.002011113
Budget surplus/deficit (% of GDP)-1.80201381
Total tax revenue (% of GDP) 2005-201427.6420146
Taxes and other revenues (% of GDP) 2005-201449.6020147
Research and development expenditure (% of GDP) 2005-20140.082014113
Domestic credit provided by financial sector (% of GDP) 2010-201533.522015127
Total debt service (% of GNI) 2014---2014
Labor force621,0002013155
Employment to population ratio 201560.46201574
Labour force participation rate 201562.86201595
Employment in agriculture 2010-2014---2014
Employment in services 2010-2014---2014
Unemployment Total 20153.822015147
Unemployment Youth 20159.582015135
Youth not in school or employment 2010-201452.5220142
Vulnerable employment 2005-201415.60201488
Child labour 2009-2015 (% ages 5-14)1.002015112
Working poor at PPP$3.10 a day 2004-2013---2013
Mandatory paid maternity leave 2015 (days)98201566
Old-age pension recipients 2004-2013 (% of statutory pension age population98.70201328
Income quintile ratio Average annual change (%) 2000/2014---2015
Roadways (km)8,320.002010139
Railways (km)---2008
Waterways (km)---2015
Military expenditures (% of GDP)---2013
Irrigated land (sq km)36.002008148
Telephones - main lines in use287,0002012118
Telephones - mobile cellular1,884,0002012146
Internet users593,0002009114
Nature and Environment
Carbon dioxide emissions per capita (tonnes)34.5220132
Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy (Mt)52,070,000201161
Carbon dioxide emissions - Average annual change (%) 1990/20134.04201525
Total renewable water resources (cu km)3.842011148
Fresh water withdrawals (% of total renewable water resources) 2005-20148.76201561
Natural resource depletion (% of GNI) 2010-201413.38201428
Forest area (% of total land area)45.71201553
Forest area change (%) 1990-2015-2.582015113
Electricity - production (kWh)7,998,000,000201198
Electricity - consumption (kWh)7,586,000,000201096
Electricity - imports (kWh)02012202
Electricity - installed generating capacity (kW)1,605,0002010112
Electricity - from fossil fuels (% of total installed capacity)99.70201047
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants (% of total installed capacity)0.002010202
Electricity - from nuclear fuels (% of total installed capacity)0.002010233
Electricity - from other renewable sources (% of total installed capacity)0.30201091
Industry and Production
Crude oil - production (bbl/day)119,300201246
Crude oil - exports (bbl/day)75,340201043
Crude oil - imports (bbl/day)70,260201099
Crude oil - proved reserves (bbl)728,300,000201043
Refined petroleum products - production (bbl/day)132,3002011112
Refined petroleum products - consumption (bbl/day)41,0002011152
Natural gas - production (cu m)40,600,000,000201120
Natural gas - consumption (cu m)23,320,000,000201062
Natural gas - exports (cu m)17,640,000,000201119
Natural gas - imports (cu m)02011131
Natural gas proved reserves (cu m)375,400,000,000201335
Consumer price index (2010=100) 2015133.63201546
Domestic food price level (USA = 1.0) 2010-20144.04201475
Domestic food price level Volatility index 2010-201416.50201411
Human security
Refugees by country of origin3692015116
Internally displaced persons---2015
Homeless people due to natural disaster (average annual per million people)0.002015147
Orphaned children---2014
Prison population (per 100,000 people) 2004-2015258201534
Homicide rate (per 100,000 people) 2010-201425.90201412
Suicide rate (per 100,000 people) Female 20126.20201247
Suicide rate (per 100,000 people) Male 201220201242
Violence against women ever experienced Intimate partner (%) 2005-2015---2015
Violence against women ever experienced Nonintimate partner (%) 2005-2015---2015
Safety Index (Numbeo)28.822017106
Human securiy
Crime Index (Numbeo)71.1820175
Gender gap
Sex ratio at birth (male to female births)1.042015138
Adolescent birth rate (births per 1,000 women ages 15-19)31.502015101
Pre-primary (% of pre-school age female population)---2015
Primary (% of primary school-age female population)104.31201577
Secondary (% of secondary school age female population)---2015
Youth unemployment rate (female to male ratio)1.26201523
Population with at least some secondary education (female to male ratio) 2005-20151.03201528
Total unempoyment rate (female to male ratio)1.41201554
Share of paid employment in non-agriculture, female (% of total paid employment in non-agriculture)---2015
Female legislators, senior officials and managers (% of total)43.48201412
Share of seats in parliament (% held by women)31.51201535
Life expectancy at age 50, female (years)28.472015102
Old-age pension recipients (female to male ratio) 2006-2013---2013
Gender Inequality Index - Average annual change (%) 2005/2015-0.68201532
Poverty and Inequality
Population in multidimensional poverty - Average annual change (%) 2005/2014---2014
Coefficient of human inequality15.05201598
Inequality in life expectancy (%) 2010201516.60201576
Inequality in education (%)6.602015120
Inequality in income (%)21.94201573
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)---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) 203021.90201562
Languages and ethnic groups
Ethnic Fractionalization Index (Fearon)0.65201648
Cultural Diversity Index (Fearon)0.38201665
Ethnic Fractionalization (Alesina)0.65200353
Linguistic Fractionalization (Alesina)0.132003151
Religious Fractionalization (Alesina)0.7920037

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