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World > Africa > Lesotho > Ranking Positions (Facts)

Lesotho - Ranking Positions (Facts)

 RANKING  VALUE  POSITION
Geography
Area - total 30,355.00 sq km 139
Area - land 30,355.00 sq km 135
Area - water 0.00 sq km 145
Land boundaries 909.00 km 122
Coastline 0.00 km 176
Elevation extremes - highest point 3,482 m 53
Land use - arable land 10.87 % 101
Land use - permanent crops 0.13 % 175
Land use - other 89.00 % 95
People
Population 2,125,262 142
Age structure: 0-14 years 35.70 % 71
Age structure: 15-64 years 59.30 % 144
Age structure: 65 years and over 5.00 % 115
Population growth rate 0.14 % 178
Birth rate 24.72 births/1,000 population 71
Death rate 22.49 deaths/1,000 population 204
Net migration rate -0.78 migrant(s)/1,000 population 59
Sex ratio - total population 0.96 male(s)/female 146
Infant mortality rate 79.85 deaths/1,000 live births 181
Life expectancy at birth - total population 39.97 years 204
Life expectancy at birth - male 40.73 years 202
Life expectancy at birth - female 39.18 years 204
Total fertility rate 3.21 children born/woman 64
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate 28.90 % 164
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS 320,000 138
HIV/AIDS - deaths 29,000 133
Literacy - total population 84.80 % 136
Economy
GDP - real growth rate 3.00 % 153
GDP per capita - purchasing power parity 2,600 $ 154
GDP - composition by sector (agriculture) 16.10 % 76
GDP - composition by sector (industry) 43.00 % 28
GDP - composition by sector (services) 40.90 % 163
Population below poverty line 49.00 % 105
Household income or consumption by percentage share - lowest 10% 0.90 % 104
Household income or consumption by percentage share - highest 10% 43.40 % 106
Inflation rate (consumer prices) 5.00 % 119
Labor force 838,000 136
Unemployment rate 45.00 % 173
Budget - revenues 778,900,000 $ 144
Electricity - production 250,000,000 kWh 164
Electricity - consumption 244,500,000 kWh 165
Electricity - exports 0 kWh 83
Exports 779,100,000 $ 150
Imports 1,401,000,000 $ 150
Debt - external 735,000,000 $ 156
Communications
Telephones - main lines in use 48,000 158
Telephones - mobile cellular 249,800 149
Internet users 51,500 155
Transportation
Roadways - total 5,940.00 km 147
Airports with paved runways - total 3 154
Airports - with unpaved runways - total 25 103
Military
Military expenditures - percent of GDP 2.60 % 58


Facts at a Glance: Geography - People - Government - Economy - Communications - Transportation - Military - Climate - Current Time - Ranking Positions
Notes and Commentary: People - Economy - Government and Political Conditions - Historical Highlights - Foreign Relations - Relations with U.S.



Facts at a Glance
Geography
People
Government
Economy
Communications
Transportation
Military
Climate
Current Time
Ranking Positions


Notes and Commentary
People
Economy
Government and Political Conditions
Historical Highlights
Foreign Relations
Relations with U.S.





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