1.267 million sq. km.
GDP - per capita
Population below national poverty line
CO2 emission estimates – per capita (metric tons)
- Analysis of rainfall data from 1961 to 2001 shows a trend towards decreasing rainfall.
- A trend towards decreasing minimum and maximum temperatures between 1961-1986 was seen to reverse towards increasing temperatures between 1986-2001.
- Mean annual precipitation is projected to increase by 8% by 2020-2039 on 1980-1999 averages. This figure contains significant seasonal disparities, with September-November precipitation projected to rise by 29% while March-May precipitation is projected to decline by 7%.
- Mean annual temperature is projected to increase by 2 ̊C by 2020-2039 on 1980-1999 averages, with quite significant rainy season (August) increases of up to 2.9°C expected by 2025.