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Laos Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

1988 - 2016 | Yearly | % | CEIC

Laos's Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) registered a growth equal to 6.3 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2016, compared with a growth equal to 8.3 % in the previous year. Laos's Foreign Direct Investment: % of Nominal GDP data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1988 to Dec 2016. The data reached an all-time high of 8.5 % in Dec 1996 and a record low 0.3 % in Dec 2002. CEIC calculates Foreign Direct Investment as % of Nominal GDP from annual Foreign Direct Investment and annual Nominal GDP. The Bank of the Lao PDR provides Foreign Direct Investment in USD. Lao Statistics Bureau provides Nominal GDP in local currency based on SNA 2008. The Bank of the Lao PDR average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions. Nominal GDP prior to 2014 is based on SNA 1993. Foreign Direct Investment as % of Nominal GDP prior to 2002 is calculated from Foreign Direct Investments and Nominal GDP, both sourced from the World Bank.

In the latest reports of Laos, Current Account recorded a deficit of 443.1 USD mn in Sep 2017. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 338.8 USD mn in Sep 2017. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment fell by 32.5 USD mn in Jun 2017. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 15.9 USD bn in Dec 2016.

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What was Laos's Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP in 2016?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

6.3

2016

8.3

2015

0.3

2002

8.5

1996

%

yearly

1988 - 2016

Updated on 2017

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Foreign Direct Investment: % of Nominal GDP: Annual: Laos

Series Details
Series ID

316227601

Name

Foreign Direct Investment: % of Nominal GDP: Annual: Laos

Country

Laos

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Generate

First Date

1988

Last Date

2016

Last Updated

12 Oct 2017

Statistics
Mean

3.57

Variance

6.87

Standard deviation

2.62

Skewness

0.38

Kurtosis

-0.99

Coefficient variation

0.74

Median

3.55

Max
1996

NaN

Min
2002

NaN

Previous observation
2015

8.34

Last observation
2016

6.27

Number of Observations

29

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Mar 2013 - Dec 2015

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2010 - 2016

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2012 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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Sep 2017

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Jun 2017

0.7

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Dec 2006

%

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Mar 1998 - Sep 2017

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Jun 2017

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Jun 2011

%

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Mar 2004 - Jun 2017

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%

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Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

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Sep 2017

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quarterly

Jun 2004 - Sep 2017

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3.6

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Dec 2014

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quarterly

Mar 1979 - Sep 2017

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quarterly

Mar 1990 - Sep 2017

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Jordan

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Mar 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Sep 2017

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%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Malawi

6.0

2016

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2015

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1991

10.2

2011

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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Sep 2017

2.6

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Dec 2009

8.4

Jun 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

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Laos

6.3

2016

8.3

2015

0.3

2002

8.5

1996

%

yearly

1988 - 2016

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2.8

2016

0.8

2015

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2009

29.2

2007

%

yearly

1982 - 2016

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Nepal

0.5

2017

0.3

2016

-0.1

2006

0.6

2012

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2017
New Zealand

-1.0

Sep 2017

2.3

Jun 2017

-19.1

Dec 2003

10.1

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
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0.9

2017

0.8

2016

0.0

1977

3.4

2007

%

yearly

1977 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Philippines

3.0

Sep 2017

2.6

Jun 2017

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Sep 2010

5.4

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%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

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Singapore

21.8

Sep 2017

18.8

Jun 2017

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Jun 2003

43.3

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
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0.4

Sep 2017

1.5

Jun 2017

0.4

Sep 2017

3.0

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Taiwan

0.8

Sep 2017

0.5

Jun 2017

-1.9

Mar 2011

5.6

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Thailand

2.0

Sep 2017

1.4

Jun 2017

-8.0

Dec 2011

9.0

Jun 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Vietnam

6.1

2016

6.1

2015

-0.0

1985

11.9

1994

%

yearly

1985 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Albania

10.3

Sep 2017

6.5

Jun 2017

5.5

Jun 2014

14.3

Jun 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Armenia

1.5

Sep 2017

0.9

Jun 2017

-1.9

Dec 2014

33.8

Mar 1998

%

quarterly

Dec 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Azerbaijan

7.6

Jun 2017

11.5

Mar 2017

3.2

Dec 2013

12.6

Jun 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Belarus

0.8

Sep 2017

0.4

Jun 2017

-1.4

Jun 2016

19.7

Dec 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

2.4

Sep 2017

1.5

Jun 2017

-0.9

Sep 2009

9.3

Dec 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Croatia

4.4

Sep 2017

1.7

Jun 2017

-4.3

Dec 2015

20.0

Dec 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Georgia

14.7

Sep 2017

8.8

Jun 2017

2.3

Mar 1998

23.3

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Kazakhstan

0.6

Sep 2017

6.4

Jun 2017

-6.1

Dec 2010

64.8

Dec 1999

%

quarterly

Dec 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Kyrgyzstan

2.5

Sep 2017

9.8

Jun 2017

-5.0

Mar 2014

33.9

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Macedonia

-0.1

Sep 2017

2.1

Jun 2017

-3.6

Dec 2014

41.3

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Moldova

2.8

Sep 2017

1.9

Jun 2017

-1.3

Jun 1999

22.7

Mar 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Sep 2017

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Mongolia

15.8

Sep 2017

12.0

Jun 2017

-145.3

Jun 2016

50.5

Dec 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

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Mauritius

151.4

Sep 2017

157.6

Jun 2017

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658.8

Jun 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Sep 2017

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Montenegro

6.8

Sep 2017

12.7

Jun 2017

-11.2

Mar 2016

29.4

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

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Russia

1.8

Sep 2017

3.5

Jun 2017

-1.8

Dec 2005

7.5

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2017

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Serbia

7.6

Sep 2017

7.0

Jun 2017

3.3

Mar 2013

7.6

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Tajikistan

0.6

Jun 2017

-4.9

Mar 2017

-9.8

Mar 2016

2.5

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Turkey

1.1

Sep 2017

1.0

Jun 2017

-0.5

Sep 2000

7.0

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Ukraine

1.9

Sep 2017

3.4

Jun 2017

-1.3

Mar 2014

25.5

Dec 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Morocco

1.6

Sep 2017

3.5

Jun 2017

0.9

Sep 2016

5.1

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Nigeria

0.8

Sep 2017

1.0

Jun 2017

0.4

Dec 2015

2.5

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Oman

2.5

2016

-3.1

2015

-3.7

1974

7.9

2007

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Qatar

0.5

Sep 2017

0.5

Jun 2017

-1.0

Dec 2012

2.2

Sep 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Saudi Arabia

1.0

Sep 2017

0.9

Jun 2017

0.9

Mar 2017

10.7

Dec 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
South Africa

1.6

Sep 2017

0.3

Jun 2017

-2.1

Dec 2006

20.4

Jun 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Sudan

1.0

2016

1.9

2015

0.0

1996

7.8

2006

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Syria

2.4

2010

4.8

2009

-0.0

1980

4.8

2009

%

yearly

1980 - 2010

Updated on 2017
Tunisia

1.8

Jun 2017

1.8

Mar 2017

-3.5

Mar 2011

28.8

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Yemen

-2.1

2016

-0.0

2015

-5.1

1995

16.8

1993

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
United Arab Emirates

2.6

2016

2.5

2015

-1.2

1999

6.8

2004

%

yearly

1972 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Egypt

2.7

Jun 2017

4.6

Mar 2017

-1.2

Dec 2011

12.5

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Kuwait

0.3

2016

0.2

2015

0.2

2015

2.2

2012

%

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Ivory Coast

1.3

2016

1.5

2015

-2.1

1992

3.5

1997

%

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017
European Union

-5.6

Sep 2017

0.7

Jun 2017

-5.6

Sep 2017

14.2

Mar 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Kenya

0.6

2016

1.0

2015

0.0

2001

4.0

2009

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Iran

0.8

2016

0.5

2015

-0.1

1990

2.3

2002

%

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Lebanon

4.8

2015

6.1

2014

4.8

2015

15.5

2005

%

yearly

2004 - 2015

Updated on 2017
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3.7

Sep 2017

5.2

Jun 2017

-0.3

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11.3

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017

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1.78

2004

192.50

2006

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1995 - 2015

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Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Visitor Arrivals

3,543,000

2015

3,164,000

2014

60,000

1995

3,543,000

2015

Person

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

6,700.00

Dec 2016

3,800.00

Jun 2016

100.00

Dec 2005

9,000.00

Dec 2015

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Gold Production

6,893.00

2015

5,265.00

2014

25.00

1997

8,879.00

2003

kg

yearly

1997 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Population

6.6

2016

6.5

2015

1.7

1950

6.8

2014

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Gold Reserves

36.22

Jun 2017

36.41

May 2017

0.57

Jun 2001

36.83

Sep 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1989 - Jun 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

4,200.00

Dec 2016

2,400.00

Jun 2016

1,000.00

Dec 2006

9,800.00

Dec 2014

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
GDP Deflator Growth

3.0

2016

10.0

2015

0.5

2009

15.9

2006

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Unemployment Rate

1.50

2017

1.40

2016

1.30

2015

2.60

1995

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Total Exports

927.8

Sep 2017

1,037.6

Jun 2017

71.8

Sep 2004

1,037.6

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
External Debt: % of GDP

37.7

2016

39.5

2015

36.5

2011

101.0

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Trade Balance

-399.3

Sep 2017

-207.9

Jun 2017

-734.7

Mar 2015

31.7

Dec 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1992 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Tax Revenue

2,000.59

2016

1,952.05

2015

107.75

1998

2,000.59

2016

USD mn

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

10,646.49

2022

9,902.80

2021

599.98

1980

10,646.49

2022

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Exchange Rate against USD

8,299.400

Dec 2017

8,299.182

Nov 2017

10.000

May 1981

10,900.938

Jul 2005

LAK/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Foreign Exchange Reserves

922.5

Jun 2017

932.7

May 2017

0.0

Dec 1987

1,165.2

Jun 2015

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1987 - Jun 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Visitor Arrivals Growth

12.0

2015

17.2

2014

-26.3

2000

107.7

2004

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

7.00

2022

6.99

2021

-2.10

1988

15.33

1981

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Silver Production

30.00

2014

29.71

2013

4.70

2008

30.00

2014

Metric Ton

yearly

2008 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-3.7

2015

-2.2

2014

-4.7

2013

-0.7

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

0.1

Dec 2017

0.2

Nov 2017

-2.3

Aug 2009

167.1

Mar 1999

%

monthly

May 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
External Debt

5,994.4

2016

5,692.2

2015

769.6

1996

5,994.4

2016

USD mn

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Gross National Product

15,219.63

2016

13,750.44

2015

598.96

1988

15,219.63

2016

USD mn

yearly

1984 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Gross Savings Rate

22.6

2016

20.9

2015

-0.6

1988

22.6

2016

%

yearly

1984 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Labour Force Participation Rate

78.3

2017

78.1

2016

78.1

2010

81.2

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

-7.8

2016

-15.7

2015

-16.1

1987

6.2

1999

%

yearly

1984 - 2016

Updated on 2017
M2 Growth

10.9

Dec/2016

9.6

Sep/2016

8.3

Dec/2005

113.3

Dec/1998

%

quarterly

Dec/1992 - Dec/2016

Updated on May/2017
Reserve Requirement Ratio

5.0

Dec 2017

5.0

Nov 2017

5.0

Dec 2017

8.0

Apr 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Private Consumption Expenditure

11,353.84

2016

10,454.11

2015

1,449.26

2002

11,353.84

2016

USD mn

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Investment: % of GDP

32.6

2016

32.8

2015

6.2

1984

34.1

2007

%

yearly

1984 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Policy Rate

4.00

Dec 2017

4.00

Nov 2017

4.00

Dec 2017

35.00

Dec 2001

% pa

monthly

Dec 1992 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-1.28

2022

-1.44

2021

-3.20

2013

0.04

2000

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Aluminum: Exports

431.07

2016

579.06

2015

0.62

2013

579.06

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Tourism Revenue

724

2016

725

2015

2

1991

725

2015

USD mn

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Employed Persons

3,474,582.00

2014

2,738,893.00

2004

2,166,193.00

1994

3,474,582.00

2014

Person

yearly

1994 - 2014

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-25.3

2016

-0.7

2015

-25.3

2016

63.3

2014

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

3.10

2022

3.10

2021

-26.32

1990

188.82

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

9.16

2022

6.94

2021

-38.31

1980

122.65

1981

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

77,433.59

2016

172,502.64

2015

4,235.75

1999

172,502.64

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Television

933.74

2016

10,639.45

2015

933.74

2016

12,774.33

2001

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Number of Subscriber Mobile

3,958,510.00

2016

3,727,162.00

2015

0.00

1991

5,480,851.00

2011

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicament

69.32

2015

106.78

2014

1.25

1998

1,711.80

2009

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Imports: Medicament

12,397.08

2016

2,261.20

2015

40.44

1999

12,397.08

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
GDP per Capita

2,408.00

2016

2,226.00

2015

258.96

1998

2,408.00

2016

USD

yearly

1982 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Private Consumption: % of GDP

61.3

2016

62.9

2015

61.3

2016

93.9

1988

%

yearly

1984 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Deposits

8,626.22

Sep 2017

8,526.09

Jun 2017

474.44

Dec 2004

8,626.22

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

93,624.42

2016

195,848.17

2015

13.04

1995

195,848.17

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Television

2.10

2016

36.48

2015

0.07

2001

183.18

2007

USD th

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

1,266,605.00

2016

962,497.00

2015

736.00

1960

1,266,605.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Mobile

55.39

2016

53.10

2015

0.00

1991

84.05

2011

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

27,659.58

2016

1,744.72

2015

29.24

2003

27,659.58

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Minerals Production

2,114,281.00

2015

1,453,823.00

2014

1,203,970.00

2010

2,114,281.00

2015

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Nominal GDP

15,912.5

2016

14,426.4

2015

314.3

1982

15,912.5

2016

USD mn

yearly

1982 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Current Account Balance

-397.9

Jun 2017

-69.6

Mar 2017

-668.2

Mar 2015

111.1

Dec 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Electricity Production

25,066

2016

16,729

2015

844

1990

25,066

2016

GWh

yearly

1985 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales

10,900

2016

14,600

2015

1,100

2005

14,700

2014

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

2.2

Jun 2017

2.4

Mar 2017

1.7

Jun 2014

6.3

Jun 2009

NA

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Foreign Portfolio Investment

-32.46

Jun 2017

-1.57

Mar 2017

-69.81

Jun 2016

360.09

Jun 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Total Exports Growth

18.2

Sep 2017

21.1

Jun 2017

-29.5

Jun 2009

115.4

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Tourism Revenue Growth

-0.2

2016

13.0

2015

-23.0

2003

227.3

1995

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nominal GDP Growth

10.26

2016

22.90

2015

8.07

2009

24.30

2006

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Public Consumption Expenditure

1,901.14

2016

1,731.78

2015

116.15

2000

1,901.14

2016

USD mn

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Money Supply M1

1,246.41

Jun 2017

1,221.08

Mar 2017

130.51

Dec 2005

1,246.41

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

6.81

2014

5.96

2013

5.96

2013

12.27

2007

%

yearly

2002 - 2014

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Population

7.17

2022

7.07

2021

3.12

1980

7.17

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017