Somalia Somalia: 1,101 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
Somalia is a country in East Africa.
Somalia has 11,12 million people. With 6,61 births per women Somalia has a high fertility rate in the international comparison. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of Somalia in the year 2050 will rise to 27,08 million and in the year 2100 to 53,97 million. The life expectency in Somalia is 54,9 years.

Somalia has an area of 637.660 sq. km and ranks 42th among all countries in the world. With a population density of 17,4 people per sq. km Somalia ranks number 189 among all countries in the world. By 2050 the population density will rise to 42,5 people per sq. km und and by 2100 will rise to 84,6 people per sq. km. The borderline with its neighboring countries totals 2.340 km. In addition, it has a coastline (length between land and sea including islands) of 3.025 km.

The gross domestic product in the year 2016 was 6,22 billion US $ and ranks 154th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita totals 434 US $ and is therefore in the lower ranks in the international comparison. Die unemployment rate in the year 2016 amounts to 6,6 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1960
ISO country code SO
Internet Domain .so
License plate SO
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for Somalia

All datasets for Somalia 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 (144)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (88)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
CO2 emissions (kt)
Economy (282)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Unemployment (% of total labor force)
Education and Science (227)
Patent applications, residents
Education expenditure, public (% of GDP)
Trademark applications, direct resident
Geography and Agriculture (334)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (26)
Internet users
Merchant marine