Nepal Nepal Nepal Nepal

Nepal Nepal: 20,473 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
Nepal is a land locked country in South Asia.
The population in Nepal totals 28,44 million people therefore ranks 46 among the most populous countries of the world. The fertility rate was 2,32 births per women in the year 2015. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of Nepal in the year 2050 will first rise to 36,48 million and in the year 2100 will fall again to 34,41 million. Nepal has a life expectency of 68,2 years.

With an area of 147.180 sq. km Nepal has a rank of 94 among all countries in the world. Nepal has a population density of 202,0 people per sq. km (World rank 60). By 2050 the population density will rise to 259,1 people per sq. km. The borderline with its neighboring countries is 2.926 km.

The economic strength of Nepal in the year 2016 according to the gross domestic product accounts for 21,14 billion US $ and ranks 108th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita amounts to 730 US $ and is therefore in the lower ranks in the international comparison. The debt level amounts to 33,9 % of the GDP, placing Nepal at rank 115 in the ranking of all countries. The unemployment rate in the year 2016 was 3,2 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1955
ISO country code NP
Internet Domain .np
License plate NEP
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for Nepal

All datasets for Nepal 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 (169)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (187)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Electricity consumption per capita (kWh)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
Economy (18,291)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (1,281)
Literacy rate, ages 15 and above, total (%)
Education expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)
Patent applications, residents
Geography and Agriculture (520)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (25)
Internet users
Mobile phones