How Developed is Niger

Overall Population:
16,468,886 (July 2011 est.)

Life expectancy at birth (whole population):
53.4 years

Birth rate:
50.54 births/1,000 population (2011 est.)

Death rate:
14.11 deaths/1,000 population (July 2011 est.)

Literacy (total population): 28.7%

GDP- per capita:
$700 (2010 est.)
country comparison to the world: 221
$700 (2009 est.)
$700 (2008 est.)
note: data are in 2010 US dollars

Labor Force by occupation:
agriculture: 90%

Telephones- mobile or cellular:
3.806 million (2010)

Railways (total): 18,949 km


life expectancy is the amount of years each person is expected to live.

birth rate is how many births occur within every 1000 people.

death rate is how many deaths occur within every 1000 people.

what percentage of the population are literate and can read and write.

how much the average person has/makes per year.

how many people have occupations related to agriculture.

what amount of the population have/use mobile or cellular phones.

the amount of railways there are nationwide.