Nicaragua Nicaragua: 21,690 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
Nicaragua is a country in Central America.
The population in Nicaragua totals 6,26 million people. The fertility rate was 2,52 births per women in the year 2015. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of Nicaragua in the year 2050 will first rise to 8,36 million and in the year 2100 will fall again to 7,90 million. Nicaragua has a life expectency of 74,7 years.

With an area of 130.370 sq. km Nicaragua has a rank of 97 among all countries in the world. Nicaragua has a population density of 48,1 people per sq. km (World rank 154). By 2050 the population density will rise to 64,3 people per sq. km. The borderline with its neighboring countries is 1.231 km. In addition, it has a coastline (length between land and sea including islands) of 910 km.

The economic strength of Nicaragua in the year 2016 according to the gross domestic product accounts for 13,23 billion US $ and ranks 126th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita amounts to 2.151 US $ and is therefore in the lower ranks in the international comparison. The debt level amounts to 57,4 % of the GDP, placing Nicaragua at rank 59 in the ranking of all countries. The unemployment rate in the year 2016 was 5,9 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1945
ISO country code NI
Internet Domain .ni
License plate NIC
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for Nicaragua

All datasets for Nicaragua 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 (162)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (241)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Electricity consumption per capita (kWh)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
Economy (19,503)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (1,295)
Literacy rate, ages 15 and above, total (%)
Education expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)
Patent applications, residents
Geography and Agriculture (461)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (28)
Internet users
Mobile phones