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AttributeDataYearintern. RankingData source
Area (sq km)241,038201581
Coastline (km)02017226
Human Development Index
Human Development Index0.492015163
HDI rank163201526
GNI per capita rank minus HDI rank (2011 PPP $)8201174
HDI rank (2011 PPP $)165201123
Total population39,032,400201535
Population in 203061,929,200201526
Average annual growth (%) 2000/20053.32201513
Average annual growth (%) 2010/20153.27201511
Urban population (%) 201516.102015191
Population under age 57,278,000201517
Population Age 15-6419,290,000201543
Population age 65 and older970,000201567
Median age (years)15.862015184
(per 100 people ages 15-64) Young age (0-14)97.3120152
(per 100 people ages 15-64) Old age (65 and older) 20155.042015164
Total fertility rate (births per woman) 2000/20056.75201510
Total fertility rate (births per woman) 2010/20155.9120158
Mother s mean age at first birth18.902010131
Contraceptive prevalence rate (%)30.002005120
Birth registration (% under age 5) 2010-201530.002015158
Life expectancy at birth (years)59.212015170
Child malnutrition Stunting (moderate or severe) 2010-201534.20201529
Mortality rates Infant 2015 per 100037.70201546
Mortality rates Under-five per 100054.60201540
Life expectancy at age 60 2010/201517.322015131
Maternal mortality ratio (deaths per 100,000 live births)343201536
Physicians 2001-2014 per 1.00001.172014158
Hospital bed density (beds/1,000 population)0.502010178
Deaths due to Malaria 2012 per 100.00058201229
Deaths due to Tuberculosis per 100.00012.00201458
Deaths due to HIV prevalence, adult 2015 per 100.0007.10201510
Infants lacking immunization DTP 201411.00201438
Infants lacking immunization Measles 201418.00201443
Public health expenditure 2014 % of GDB1.802014165
Depth of food deficit (kilocalories per person per day) (%) 2013/2015170.00201524
Expected years of schooling (years)10.012015160
Mean years of schooling (years)5.652015144
Literacy rate Adult (% ages 15 and older) 2005-201573.862015116
Literacy rate Youth (% ages 15-24) Female 2005-201586.572015115
Literacy rate Youth (% ages 15-24) Male 2005-201587.432015112
Pupil-teacher ratio, primary school (number of pupils per teacher) 2010-20145.59201414
Government expenditure on education (% of GDP) 2010-20142.202014135
Population with at least some secondary education (% ages 25 and older) 20030.812015136
Gross enrolment ratio Pre-primary (% of preschool-age children) 2010-201511.012015156
Gross enrolment ratio Primary (% of primary school-age population) 2010-201109.89201550
Gross enrolment ratio Secondary (% of secondary school-age population) 201027.612015167
Gross enrolment ratio Tertiary (% of tertiary school-age population) 2010-24.482015149
Gross enrolment ratio Primary school dropout rate (% of primary school coho75.1620152
Primary school teachers trained to teach (%) 2005-201594.77201542
Gross national income (GNI) per capita (2011 PPP $)1,670.192015171
GDP - per capita (PPP)1,500.002013200
GDP - per capita (PPP)1,717.832011165
GDP (purchasing power parity, $)54,370,000,000.00201395
GDP (purchasing power parity, $)67.05201192
GDP - real growth rate (%)5.60201344
Exports in US-Dollar3,156,000,000.002013125
Imports in US-Dollar4,858,000,000.002013128
External Debt in US-Dollar5,223,000,000.002013118
External debt stock (% of GNI) 2005-201419.832013101
Inflation rate (consumer prices) (%)6.20201344
Industrial production growth rate (%)3.80201378
Current account balance0.002013139
Reserves of foreign exchange and gold3,579,000,000.002013101
Stock of direct foreign investment - at home---2013
Market value of publicly traded shares7,727,000,000.002011120
Budget surplus/deficit (% of GDP)-2.702013112
Total tax revenue (% of GDP) 2005-201410.992014114
Taxes and other revenues (% of GDP) 2005-201430.64201432
Research and development expenditure (% of GDP) 2005-20140.48201463
Domestic credit provided by financial sector (% of GDP) 2010-201517.872015156
Total debt service (% of GNI) 20140.372014107
Labor force17,400,000201334
Employment to population ratio 201581.9220155
Labour force participation rate 201584.9720152
Employment in agriculture 2010-201471.9020145
Employment in services 2010-201420.202014127
Unemployment Total 20153.592015151
Unemployment Youth 20156.022015159
Youth not in school or employment 2010-20145.91201492
Vulnerable employment 2005-201478.90201414
Child labour 2009-2015 (% ages 5-14)16.00201549
Working poor at PPP$3.10 a day 2004-201360.63201335
Mandatory paid maternity leave 2015 (days)842015141
Old-age pension recipients 2004-2013 (% of statutory pension age population6.602013151
Income quintile ratio Average annual change (%) 2000/2014-1.04201556
Roadways (km)20,000.002010109
Railways (km)1,244200883
Waterways (km)---2015
Military expenditures (% of GDP)1.45201367
Irrigated land (sq km)144.202008133
Telephones - main lines in use315,0002012112
Telephones - mobile cellular16,355,000201258
Internet users3,200,000200966
Nature and Environment
Carbon dioxide emissions per capita (tonnes)0.132013180
Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy (Mt)3,244,0002011134
Carbon dioxide emissions - Average annual change (%) 1990/20134.99201516
Total renewable water resources (cu km)66.00201182
Fresh water withdrawals (% of total renewable water resources) 2005-20141.062015109
Natural resource depletion (% of GNI) 2010-201411.53201435
Forest area (% of total land area)10.362015147
Forest area change (%) 1990-2015-56.442015182
Electricity - production (kWh)2,406,000,0002011131
Electricity - consumption (kWh)2,192,000,0002010139
Electricity - imports (kWh)29,000,0002012102
Electricity - installed generating capacity (kW)539,0002010134
Electricity - from fossil fuels (% of total installed capacity)31.502010179
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants (% of total installed capacity)65.30201029
Electricity - from nuclear fuels (% of total installed capacity)0.002010244
Electricity - from other renewable sources (% of total installed capacity)3.20201058
Industry and Production
Crude oil - production (bbl/day)02012138
Crude oil - exports (bbl/day)02010196
Crude oil - imports (bbl/day)02010183
Crude oil - proved reserves (bbl)2,500,000,000201033
Refined petroleum products - production (bbl/day)02011251
Refined petroleum products - consumption (bbl/day)16,9302011185
Natural gas - production (cu m)02011199
Natural gas - consumption (cu m)02010250
Natural gas - exports (cu m)02011196
Natural gas - imports (cu m)02011140
Natural gas proved reserves (cu m)14,160,000,000201378
Consumer price index (2010=100) 2015156.62201518
Domestic food price level (USA = 1.0) 2010-20145.20201452
Domestic food price level Volatility index 2010-201421.8020144
Human security
Refugees by country of origin6,316201561
Internally displaced persons30,000201542
Homeless people due to natural disaster (average annual per million people)781.68201512
Orphaned children1,900,00020148
Prison population (per 100,000 people) 2004-20151152015109
Homicide rate (per 100,000 people) 2010-201411.80201428
Suicide rate (per 100,000 people) Female 201212.30201210
Suicide rate (per 100,000 people) Male 201227201221
Violence against women ever experienced Intimate partner (%) 2005-201550.50201511
Violence against women ever experienced Nonintimate partner (%) 2005-20153.70201536
Safety Index (Numbeo)---2017
Human securiy
Crime Index (Numbeo)---2017
Gender gap
Sex ratio at birth (male to female births)1.032015170
Adolescent birth rate (births per 1,000 women ages 15-19)111.90201515
Pre-primary (% of pre-school age female population)11.202015154
Primary (% of primary school-age female population)110.91201536
Secondary (% of secondary school age female population)25.702015164
Youth unemployment rate (female to male ratio)1.042015111
Population with at least some secondary education (female to male ratio) 2005-20150.812015122
Total unempoyment rate (female to male ratio)1.31201568
Share of paid employment in non-agriculture, female (% of total paid employment in non-agriculture)29.80201592
Female legislators, senior officials and managers (% of total)---2014
Share of seats in parliament (% held by women)34.97201529
Life expectancy at age 50, female (years)25.502015149
Old-age pension recipients (female to male ratio) 2006-2013---2013
Gender Inequality Index - Average annual change (%) 2005/2015-1.34201565
Poverty and Inequality
Population in multidimensional poverty - Average annual change (%) 2005/2014-1.10201419
Coefficient of human inequality30.79201534
Inequality in life expectancy (%) 2010201535.70201518
Inequality in education (%)29.37201548
Inequality in income (%)27.30201553
Income inequality Quintile ratio 2010-20157.59201566
Income inequality Palma ratio 2010-20151.96201561
Income inequality Gini coefficient (UN) 2010-201541.01201562
Distribution of family income - Gini index (CIA)44.30201046
GINI index (World Bank)41.00201640
Income share held by highest (richest) 10% (Average 2010-2016)32.90201731
Income share held by highest (richest) 20% (Average 2010-2016)48.30201733
Income share held by lowest (poorest) 10% (Average 2010-2016)2.50201777
Income share held by lowest (poorest) 20% (Average 2010-2016)6.40201779
Income share held by third 20% (Average 2010-2016)14.302017101
Number of poor at $1,90 a day in PPP12,600,000.00201110
Number of poor at $3,20 a day in PPP24,200,000.00201110
Number of poor at $5,50 a day in PPP31,500,000.00201115
Social values
Old-age ages 65 and older dependency ratio (per 100 people ages 15-64) 20304.302015185
Languages and ethnic groups
Ethnic Fractionalization Index (Fearon)0.9320164
Cultural Diversity Index (Fearon)0.6520169
Ethnic Fractionalization (Alesina)0.9320031
Linguistic Fractionalization (Alesina)0.9220031
Religious Fractionalization (Alesina)0.63200354

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