Economy

Added value per sector
(current US$ and % of GDP)
Sector added value 2004 2008 2012
US $ %GDP US $ %GDP US $ %GDP
Agriculture 1,935 5.6 2,978 5 2,546 5.2
Industry 10,098 29.1 16,476 27.7 13,025 26.5
Manufacturing 6,334 18.3 9,393 15.8 7,951 16.2
Services 22,617 65.3 40,022 67.3 33,543 68.3

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) 665 1,234 (n.a)
Remittance (% GDP) 162.1 177.3 (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"