Niger

Niger is a country.

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Key facts

  • Currency: West African CFA franc
  • Capital city: Niamey
  • Region: Western Africa
  • Continent: Africa
  • Land area: 1,266,700 km²
  • Population: 26,207,977
  • Political leader: Mahamadou Issoufou (President)
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Politics

  • Armed forces personnel: 10,000
  • Democracy score: 3.76
  • Democracy type: Authoritarian
  • Military expenditure: 1.66 % of GDP
  • Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments: 25.90 %
After talks with China, Benin eases oil export ban against Niger
Read: SCMP
2024-05-21
US set to evacuate 'illegal' troops from Niger
2024-05-20
US to pull troops out of Niger by mid-September: Pentagon
Read: The Hill
2024-05-20
Pentagon: U.S. forces to leave Niger by mid-September
2024-05-19
U.S. troops and equipment will leave Niger by mid-September, the Pentagon says
Read: NPR
2024-05-19
U.S. to Withdraw Troops From Niger
2024-05-19

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Environment

  • Agricultural land: 465,950.00 km²
  • Alternative and nuclear energy: 0.01 % of total energy use
  • Carbon dioxide emissions (co2): 2,197.95 kt
  • Electricity production from coal sources: 41.62 % of total
  • Electricity production from natural gas sources: 0.00 % of total
  • Electricity production from hydroelectric sources: 0.00 % of total
  • Electricity production from nuclear sources: 0.00 % of total
  • Electricity production from oil sources: 57.63 % of total
  • Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroelectric: 0.75 % of total
  • Net energy imports: -5.81 % of energy use
  • Fertility rate: 6.82 births per woman
  • Forest area: 10,672 km²
  • Fossil fuel energy consumption: 24.06 % of total
  • Other greenhouse gas emissions, hfc, pfc and sf6: 431.53 thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent
  • Median age: 10.50 years
  • Methane emissions: 28,579.40 kt of CO2 equivalent
  • Nitrous oxide emissions: 13,245.90 thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent
  • Female population: 12,914,594
  • Male population: 13,293,383
  • Renewable energy consumption: 81.91 % of total final energy consumption
  • Rural land area: 1,187,980.00 km²
  • Rural population: 21,780,401
  • Urban land area: 1,313.95 km²
  • Urban population: 4,427,576
  • Urban population living in areas where elevation is below 5 meters : 0.00 % of total population

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Source

This dashboard is based on data from: SIPRI, World Bank, Reporters Without Borders

Updated: 2 days ago

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