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

Iran - Ranking Positions (Facts)

 RANKING  VALUE  POSITION
Geography
Area - total 1,648,000.00 sq km 18
Area - land 1,636,000.00 sq km 18
Area - water 12,000.00 sq km 34
Land boundaries 5,440.00 km 26
Coastline 2,440.00 km 49
Elevation extremes - highest point 5,671 m 21
Land use - arable land 9.78 % 112
Land use - permanent crops 1.29 % 102
Land use - other 88.93 % 97
People
Population 65,397,521 19
Age structure: 0-14 years 23.20 % 138
Age structure: 15-64 years 71.40 % 13
Age structure: 65 years and over 5.40 % 101
Population growth rate 0.66 % 138
Birth rate 16.57 births/1,000 population 121
Death rate 5.65 deaths/1,000 population 44
Net migration rate -4.29 migrant(s)/1,000 population 20
Sex ratio - total population 1.03 male(s)/female 34
Infant mortality rate 38.12 deaths/1,000 live births 136
Life expectancy at birth - total population 70.56 years 118
Life expectancy at birth - male 69.12 years 99
Life expectancy at birth - female 72.07 years 129
Total fertility rate 1.71 children born/woman 161
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate 0.10 % 5
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS 31,000 94
HIV/AIDS - deaths 800 77
Literacy - total population 77.00 % 149
Economy
GDP - real growth rate 4.30 % 120
GDP per capita - purchasing power parity 8,700 $ 88
GDP - composition by sector (agriculture) 11.20 % 96
GDP - composition by sector (industry) 41.70 % 32
GDP - composition by sector (services) 47.10 % 145
Population below poverty line 40.00 % 91
Inflation rate (consumer prices) 15.80 % 202
Labor force 24,360,000 22
Unemployment rate 15.00 % 133
Budget - revenues 104,600,000,000 $ 26
Electricity - production 155,700,000,000 kWh 19
Electricity - consumption 145,100,000,000 kWh 19
Electricity - exports 1,837,000,000 kWh 42
Exports 63,180,000,000 $ 38
Imports 45,480,000,000 $ 43
Debt - external 14,800,000,000 $ 72
Communications
Telephones - main lines in use 21,981,000 12
Telephones - mobile cellular 13,659,000 36
Internet users 18,000,000 15
Transportation
Railways - total 8,367.00 km 24
Roadways - total 179,388.00 km 27
Airports with paved runways - total 129 19
Airports - with unpaved runways - total 192 24
Military
Military expenditures - percent of GDP 2.50 % 64


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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