Colombia Colombia: 25,927 statistics available

General Information

In the first part you can find a summary of the most important information. Detailled statistics can be found in the second part: Statistics by category
Colombia is a country in South America.
Colombia has a population of 49,53 million and therefore ranks 28th most populous country in the world. Colombia has a fertility rate von 2,30 births per women. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of Colombia in the year 2050 will first rise to 62,94 million and in the year 2100 will fall again to 60,22 million. The life expectency in Colombia is average in the international comparison at 73,9 years.

With an area of 1,14 million sq. km Colombia ranks 25th among all countries in the world. The population density of Colombia is 43,5 people per sq. km (World rank 160). By 2050 the population density will rise to 55,3 people per sq. km. The border of Colombia with its neighbor countries is 6.309 km in total length. In addition, it has a coastline (length between land and sea including islands) of 3.208 km.

The gross domestic product in the year 2014 came to 377,74 billion US $ and ranks 31th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita is 7.720 US $ and ranks middle ranks in the international comparison. The debt level amounts to 39,6 % of the GDP, therefore Colombia ranks among the countries with a medium debt level. Colombia has an unemployment rate of 10,5 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1945
ISO country code CO
Internet Domain .co
License plate CO
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for Colombia

All datasets for Colombia by categories. For each category the number of data sets is displayed in brackets.
3 sample data sets are displayed for each category. To view all data sets for a category click on the category name.
Population and Health (165)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (371)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Electricity consumption per capita (kWh)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
Economy (23,336)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (1,366)
Literacy rate, ages 15 and above, total (%)
Education expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)
Patent applications, residents
Geography and Agriculture (655)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (34)
Internet users
Internet users, per 100 people
Mobile phones