Economy

Added value per sector
(current US$ and % of GDP)
Sector added value 2004 2008 2012
US $ %GDP US $ %GDP US $ %GDP
Agriculture 399 22.6 1,081 21.4 1,523 17.1
Industry 564 32 1,735 34.4 2,932 32.9
Manufacturing 110 6.2 369 7.3 641 7.2
Services 802 45.4 2,231 44.2 4,446 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

Remittances as a Share of GDP
(current US$)
2004 2008 2012
Remittance ($ millions) 203 225 NA
Remittance (% GDP) 1016.5 399.4 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"