General profile: Croatia

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR 2017
Population
Population
Exchange rates
Exchange rate
GDP
GDP
4.189 Millions
6.624 HRK/US$
54 846 Millions current US$
Land area
Land area ¹
CPI growth (%)
CPI growth
GDP growth
GDP growth
(m) 55 960 km²
1.13 %
2.92 %
INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE
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+15.8 %
Merchandise exports growth rate in 2017
Total merchandise trade
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2017
Merchandise exports
8 773
11 806
12 941
16 005
Merchandise imports
18 560
20 067
20 597
24 731
Merchandise trade balance
-9 787
-8 261
-7 656
-8 726
Export structure by product group in 2017
(as % of total exports)
0 %0 %67 %67 %11 %11 %4 %4 %5 %5 %13 %13 %
Top 5 partners in 2017
(exports, millions of US$)
2 1411 9401 6891 5379852 1411 9401 6891 537985
INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN SERVICES
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Total trade in services ²
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2017
Services exports
10 253
12 004
12 450
(e) 15 016
Services imports
3 614
3 884
3 714
(e) 4 588
Services trade balance
6 639
8 120
8 736
(e) 10 428
Services exports by main category ²
(as % of total services)
2005
2010
2015
2017
Transport
10.7
10.8
9.1
(e) 8.6
Travel
71.8
68.5
70.7
(e) 72.0
Other services
13.1
(e) 17.2
16.4
(e) 15.9
TRADE INDICES
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ECONOMIC TRENDS
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+2.9 %
Gross domestic product growth rate in 2017
Economic indicators
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2017
GDP, current
45 416
59 829
49 425
54 846
GDP per capita, current US$
10 374
13 823
11 668
13 092
Real GDP growth, y-on-y, %
4.16
-1.42
2.35
2.92
Current account balance, % of GDP
-5.46
-1.50
5.12
..
Exchange rate (/US$)
5.949
5.498
6.858
6.624
GDP by expenditure in 2016
(as % of total GDP)
57.319.720.149.146.357.319.720.149.146.3
FDI AND EXTERNAL FINANCIAL RESOURCES
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+1.2 %
FDI outflows as % of GDP in 2017
Financial flows
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2017
FDI inflows
1 785.99
1 155.07
267.36
2 104.25
FDI outflows
228.20
68.12
8.24
643.62
Personal remittances, % of GDP
1.53
3.18
4.32
..
Financial flows trends
(millions of US$)
2 252.52 252.52 103.62 103.62 148.72 148.72 174.22 174.22 084.72 084.72 091.72 091.71 900.21 900.21 890.51 890.52 065.22 065.21 854.01 854.01 611.41 611.4692.8692.8665.3665.3516.9516.9438.8438.8747.3747.3640.9640.92 1042 1041 7561 7562672672 8772 8779589581 5101 5101 6991 6991 1551 1553 0483 0485 3175 3174 6334 6333 2913 2911 7861 7861 2701 2701 7921 7929589581 0111 0119939932 252.52 103.62 148.72 174.22 084.72 091.71 900.21 890.52 065.21 854.01 611.4692.8665.3516.9438.8747.3640.92 1041 7562672 8779581 5101 6991 1553 0485 3174 6333 2911 7861 2701 7929581 011993FDI Inwards flowsFDI Inwards flowsFDI Inwards flowsMigrant's remittances receiptsMigrant's remittances receiptsMigrant's remittances receipts
TRADE IN GOODS AND SERVICES
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Trade balance indicators ²
(as % and index)
2005
2010
2015
2017
Balance, % of GDP
-6.51
0.41
2.52
(e) 2.19
Balance, % of imports
-14.33
1.09
5.42
(e) 4.46
Normalized balance
-0.077
0.005
0.026
(e) 0.022
Trade openness ²
(sum of imports and exports as % of GDP)
100959690858281757386868684
LABOUR FORCE
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Labour force by gender in 2017
(as % of total labour force, all sectors)
Male
54%Male 54%Female
46%Female 46%
OTHER INDICATORS
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0.111 %
Share of the total world merchant fleet in 2017
Maritime transport indicators
 
2005
2010
2015
2017
Merchant fleet, national flag (thousands of DWT)
1 522
2 277
2 097
2 074
Liner shipping connectivity index (maximum 2004 = 100 for China)
12.19
8.97
28.13
35.87
Container port throughput (TEU)
..
137 048
181 800
282 300
Information economy indicators
(as % of)
2005
2010
2015
2017
Share of ICT goods, % of total exports
2.58
2.10
2.45
..
Share of ICT goods, % of total imports
6.08
5.52
5.23
..
Share of workforce involved in the ICT sector
..
(o) 3.10
..
..
Source: UNCTADstat (http://unctadstat.unctad.org)
Notes:
1
Land area refers to the total area of a country excluding area under inland water bodies. It differs from the country area, that includes area under inland water bodies, but excludes offshore territorial waters.
2
Statistics presented correspond to the 6th edition of the IMF Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Manual (BPM6, 2009).
e
Estimated.
m
Estimated. Data refers to 2013.
o
Number of persons employed in full time equivalent units.Total business economy includes repair of computers, personal and household goods; except financial and insurance activities.
Symbols for missing values:
0
Zero means that the amount is nil or negligible
..
Not available or not separately reported
_
Not applicable
...
Not available, including no quotation
#
Non-relevant calculation
-
Not publishable
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Negative accumulation of flows; Value included in regional and global totals
Abbreviations & acronyms:
DWT:
Dead weight tons
FDI:
Foreign direct investment
GDP:
Gross domestic product
ICT:
Information and communication technology
TEU:
Twenty foot equivalent unit
US$:
United States dollar
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Generation date: 14 August 2018