Economy

Added value per sector
(current US$ and % of GDP)
Sector added value 2004 2008 2012
US $ %GDP US $ %GDP US $ %GDP
Agriculture 840 17.9 1,041 9.4 0 0
Industry 1,239 26.4 2,425 21.9 0 0
Manufacturing 626 13.4 1,337 12.1 0 0
Services 2,610 55.7 7,621 68.7 0 0

Source: World Bank World Development Indicators (WDI)

Note: Added value is US$ terms are expressed in million, GDP US$, and "6,976 to be read 6'976"

Evolution of GDP
(constant 2005 US$)

Source: World Bank World Development Indicators (WDI)

Note: ITC calculations based on the World Bank WDI

Evolution of GDP per capita
(constant 2005 US$)

Source: World Bank World Development Indicators (WDI)

Note: ITC calculations based on the World Bank WDI

Remittances as a Share of GDP
(current US$)
2004 2008 2012
Remittance ($ millions) 303 1,065 NA
Remittance (% GDP) 591.6 832.4 NA

Source: World Bank World Development Indicators (WDI)

Note: ITC calculations based on World Bank WDI, IMF BOP statistics, and "6,976 to be read 6,976"