Gabon Gabon: 17,597 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
Gabon is a country in Central Africa.
Gabon has a population of 1,75 million. Gabon has a fertility rate von 4,12 births per women. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of Gabon in the year 2050 will rise to 3,30 million and in the year 2100 to 4,88 million. The life expectency in Gabon is low in the international comparison at 63,3 years.

With an area of 267.670 sq. km Gabon ranks 76th among all countries in the world. The population density of Gabon is 6,5 people per sq. km (World rank 210). By 2050 the population density will rise to 12,3 people per sq. km und and by 2100 will rise to 18,2 people per sq. km. The border of Gabon with its neighbor countries is 2.551 km in total length. In addition, it has a coastline (length between land and sea including islands) of 885 km.

The gross domestic product in the year 2014 came to 17,23 billion US $ and ranks 115th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita is 10.067 US $ and ranks middle ranks in the international comparison. The debt level amounts to 23,2 % of the GDP, therefore Gabon ranks among the countries with a low debt level. Gabon has an unemployment rate of 19,6 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1960
ISO country code GA
Internet Domain .ga
License plate G
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for Gabon

All datasets for Gabon 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 (159)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (217)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Electricity consumption per capita (kWh)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
Economy (15,581)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (1,214)
Literacy rate, ages 15 and above, total (%)
Education expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)
High-tech exports (% of manufactured exports)
Geography and Agriculture (394)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (32)
Internet users
Internet users, per 100 people
Mobile phones