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World > Middle East > Afghanistan > Ranking Positions (Facts)

Afghanistan - Ranking Positions (Facts)

 RANKING  VALUE  POSITION
Geography
Area - total 647,500.00 sq km 41
Area - land 647,500.00 sq km 40
Area - water 0.00 sq km 145
Land boundaries 5,529.00 km 24
Coastline 0.00 km 176
Elevation extremes - highest point 7,485 m 7
Land use - arable land 12.13 % 90
Land use - permanent crops 0.21 % 162
Land use - other 87.66 % 101
People
Population 31,889,923 38
Age structure: 0-14 years 44.60 % 17
Age structure: 15-64 years 53.00 % 188
Age structure: 65 years and over 2.40 % 199
Population growth rate 2.62 % 25
Birth rate 46.21 births/1,000 population 4
Death rate 19.96 deaths/1,000 population 197
Net migration rate 0.00 migrant(s)/1,000 population 84
Sex ratio - total population 1.05 male(s)/female 20
Infant mortality rate 157.43 deaths/1,000 live births 204
Life expectancy at birth - total population 43.77 years 195
Life expectancy at birth - male 43.60 years 197
Life expectancy at birth - female 43.96 years 196
Total fertility rate 6.64 children born/woman 5
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate 0.01 % 1
Literacy - total population 28.10 % 205
Economy
GDP - real growth rate 8.00 % 30
GDP per capita - purchasing power parity 800 $ 205
GDP - composition by sector (agriculture) 38.00 % 20
GDP - composition by sector (industry) 24.00 % 126
GDP - composition by sector (services) 38.00 % 179
Population below poverty line 53.00 % 113
Inflation rate (consumer prices) 16.30 % 204
Labor force 15,000,000 33
Unemployment rate 40.00 % 169
Budget - revenues 269,000,000 $ 173
Electricity - production 734,300,000 kWh 150
Electricity - consumption 782,900,000 kWh 146
Electricity - exports 0 kWh 83
Exports 471,000,000 $ 160
Imports 3,870,000,000 $ 112
Debt - external 8,000,000,000 $ 85
Communications
Telephones - main lines in use 280,000 114
Telephones - mobile cellular 2,520,000 85
Internet users 535,000 93
Transportation
Roadways - total 34,782.00 km 92
Airports with paved runways - total 11 102
Airports - with unpaved runways - total 35 82
Military
Military expenditures - percent of GDP 1.90 % 83


Facts at a Glance: Geography - People - Government - Economy - Communications - Transportation - Military - 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
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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