Economy

Added value per sector
(current US$ and % of GDP)
Sector added value 2004 2008 2012
US $ %GDP US $ %GDP US $ %GDP
Agriculture 3,371 41.5 8,390 31 8,575 22.7
Industry 2,195 27.1 5,534 20.4 10,346 27.3
Manufacturing 776 9.6 2,152 7.9 2,606 6.9
Services 2,547 31.4 13,172 48.6 18,912 50

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

Aid Dependency
(Official Development Assistance/Gross National Income)

Source: World Bank World Development Indicators (WDI)

Note: ITC calculations based on the World Bank WDI. Regional group refers to ITC definition

Remittances as a Share of GDP
(current US$)
2004 2008 2012
Remittance ($ millions) 82 126 NA
Remittance (% GDP) 92.7 44.2 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"