Economy

Added value per sector
(current US$ and % of GDP)
Sector added value 2004 2008 2012
US $ %GDP US $ %GDP US $ %GDP
Agriculture 2,522 37.2 3,802 32.7 6,431 36.4
Industry 1,212 17.9 2,014 17.3 2,669 15.1
Manufacturing 565 8.3 880 7.6 1,129 6.4
Services 3,051 45 5,801 49.9 8,598 48.6

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) 823 2,727 N.A
Remittance (% GDP) 1,130.9 2,173.8 N.A

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"