Economy

Added value per sector
(current US$ and % of GDP)
Sector added value 2004 2008 2012
US $ %GDP US $ %GDP US $ %GDP
Agriculture 109 9.6 120 8 161 7.4
Industry 367 32.5 559 37.3 754 34.6
Manufacturing 248 22 285 18.9 268 12.3
Services 654 57.9 822 54.7 1,265 58

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) 627 576 NA
Remittance (% GDP) 5081.9 3531.5 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"