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Unit 6: North Africa, Southwest Asia, and Central Asia

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Country Population And Density
Percent Urban Percent Of Population Projected Population Change 2002-2050 (Percent) Estimated Population 2050 Infant Mortality Rate Per 1,000 Average Number of Children per Female Life Expectancy GDP Per Capita in Dollars  Literacy Rate (%) Telephones (Mainline) Per 1,000 Cell Phones Per 1,000 Televisions Per 1,000 Personal Computers Per 1,000 Daily Caloric Supply Percent of People With Access to Medicines Country
Under 15 Over 65 Total Male Female
Afghanistan 28,700,000 22 43 3 142 154,000,000 154 6 45 46 44 800 36 Data not available Data not available 4 Data not available 1,523 Data not available Afghanistan
114 per sq. mi.
44 per sq. km
Algeria 31,700,000 49 35 4 63 51,300,000 54 2.8 70 68 71 5,600 61.6 57 3 100 6.5 3,020 95 Algeria
35 per sq. mi.
14 per sq. km
Armenia 3,200,000 67 27 9 -17 3,200,000 16 1.1 72 70 74 3,350 99 152 5 217 7.1 2,147 40 Armenia
280 per sq. mi.
108 per sq. km
Azerbaijan 8,200,000 51 32 5 59 13,000,000 13 1.9 72 69 75 3,100 97 104 56 21 Data not available 2,139 66 Azerbaijan
246 per sq. mi.
95 per sq. km
Bahrain 700,000 87 28 3 328 2,900,000 9 2.8 74 73 75 13,000 88.5 250 300 393 138.7 Data not available 100 Bahrain
2,545 per sq. mi.
983 per sq. km
Egypt 72,100,000 43 36 4 62 115,400,000 44 3.5 66 65 68 3,700 51.4 86 21 110 22.1 3,289 88 Egypt
186 per sq. mi.
72 per sq. km
Georgia 4,700,000 56 20 14 -44 2,500,000 18 1.2 73 69 77 3,100 99 139 34 473 Data not available 2,184 30 Georgia
173 per sq. mi.
67 per sq. km
Iran 66,600,000 66 33 5 47 32,000,000 32 2.5 69 68 70 6,400 72.1 149 15 70 62.8 2,824 85 Iran
106 per sq. mi.
41 per sq. km
Iraq 24,200,000 68 47 3 154 60,100,000 103 5.4 58 56 59 2,500 58 Data not available Data not available 76 Data not available 2,252 70 Iraq
143 per sq. mi.
55 per sq. km
Israel 6,700,000 91 28 10 67 11,000,000 5 2.9 78 76 81 20,000 95 482 702 266 253.6 3,272 99 Israel
825 per sq. mi.
319 per sq. km
Jordan 5,500,000 79 40 5 122 11,800,000 31 3.6 70 69 71 4,200 86.6 92 58 96 22.5 2,681 100 Jordan
155 per sq. mi.
61 per sq. km
Country Population And Density
Percent Urban Percent Of Population Projected Population Change 2002-2050 (Percent) Estimated Population 2050 Infant Mortality Rate Per 1,000 Average Number of Children per Female Life Expectancy GDP Per Capita in Dollars  Literacy Rate (%) Telephones (Mainline) Per 1,000 Cell Phones Per 1,000 Televisions Per 1,000 Personal Computers Per 1,000 Daily Caloric Supply Percent of People With Access to Medicines Country
Under 15 Over 65 Total Male Female
Kazakhstan 14,817,000 56 29 7 -5 20,000,000 20 1.8 66 60 71 5,900 98.4 113 12 263 Data not available 3,007 66 Kazakhstan
14 per sq. mi.
5 per sq. km
Kuwait 2,400,000 100 26 1 140 5,500,000 9 4.3 76 74 78 15,100 78.6 244 249 380 130.6 3,075 99 Kuwait
346 per sq. mi.
134 per sq. km
Kyrgyzstan 5,000,000 35 35 6 51 23,000,000 23 2.4 69 65 72 2,800 97 77 2 42 Data not available 2,489 66 Kyrgyzstan
66 per sq. mi.
25 per sq. km
Lebanon 4,200,000 88 28 7 34 5,800,000 33 2.4 73 72 75 5,200 86.4 195 212 442 50.1 3,279 88 Lebanon
1,045 per sq. mi.
403 per sq. km
Libya 5,500,000 86 36 4 101 10,800,000 30 3.7 75 73 77 7,600 76.2 108 7 140 Data not available 3,132 100 Libya
8 per sq. mi.
3 per sq km
Morocco 30,700,000 55 32 5 63 48,400,000 50 3.1 69 67 71 3,700 43.7 50 83 106 12.3 3,244 66 Morocco
178 per sq. mi.
69 per sq. km
Oman 2,600,000 72 35 2 189 7,400,000 17 4.7 73 72 75 8,200 80 89 65 667 31.5 Data not available 90 Oman
32 per sq. mi.
12 per sq. km
Qatar 600,000 91 26 1 39 900,000 12 3.9 72 70 75 21,200 79 268 202 383 150.4 Data not available 99 Qatar
148 per sq. mi.
57 per sq. km
Saudi Arabia 24,100,000 83 43 3 152 60,300,000 19 5.7 72 71 73 10,600 78 137 64 242 60.2 2,735 99 Saudi Arabia
29 per sq. mi.
11 per sq. km
Syria 17,500,000 50 41 3 101 34,400,000 24 4.1 70 70 70 3,200 70.8 103 2 64 15.4 3,339 80 Syria
245 per sq. mi.
95 per sq. km
Tajikistan 6,600,000 27 42 4 35 8,500,000 19 2.4 68 66 71 1,140 98 36 Data not available 132 Data not available 2,129 44 Tajikistan
119 per sq. mi.
46 per sq. km
Country Population And Density
Percent Urban Percent Of Population Projected Population Change 2002-2050 (Percent) Estimated Population 2050 Infant Mortality Rate Per 1,000 Average Number of Children per Female Life Expectancy GDP Per Capita in Dollars  Literacy Rate (%) Telephones (Mainline) Per 1,000 Cell Phones Per 1,000 Televisions Per 1,000 Personal Computers Per 1,000 Daily Caloric Supply Percent of People With Access to Medicines Country
Under 15 Over 65 Total Male Female
Tunisia 9,900,000 63 30 6 24 12,200,000 26 2.1 72 70 74 6,600 66.7 90 6 95 22.9 3,250 51 Tunisia
158 per sq. mi.
61 per sq. km
Turkey 71,200,000 66 30 6 44 96,900,000 35 2.5 69 67 72 6,700 85 280 246 315 38.1 3,568 99 Turkey
238 per sq. mi.
92 per sq. km
Turkmenistan 5,700,000 44 38 4 42 7,900,000 25 2.2 67 63 70 4,700 98 82 2 149 Data not available 2,563 66 Turkmenistan
30 per sq. mi.
12 per sq. km
United Arab Emirates 3,900,000 78 26 1 47 5,100,000 19 3.5 74 72 77 21,100 79.2 391 548 94 153.5 3,366 99 United Arab Emirates
120 per sq. mi.
46 per sq. km
Uzbekistan 25,700,000 38 38 4 52 38,600,000 20 2.7 70 68 73 2,500 99 67 2 255 Data not available 2,550 66 Uzbekistan
149 per sq. mi.
58 per sq. km
Yemen 19,400,000 26 48 3 282 71,100,000 75 7.2 59 57 61 820 38 19 2 26 1.9 2,041 50 Yemen
95 per sq. mi.
37 per sq. km
United States 291,500,000 75 21 13 44 413,500,000 6.6 2.1 77 74 80   36,300 97 700 398 770 585.2 3,642 99 United States
291 per sq. mi.
78 per sq. km

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