General profile: Czechia

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR 2016
Population
Population
Exchange rates
Exchange rate
GDP
GDP
10.548 Millions
24.440 CZK/US$
192 801 Millions current US$
Land area
Land area ¹
CPI growth (%)
CPI growth
GDP growth
GDP growth
..
0.64 %
2.80 %
INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE
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+3.1 %
Merchandise exports growth rate in 2016
Total merchandise trade
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Merchandise exports
78 110
132 982
157 953
162 797
Merchandise imports
76 512
126 652
141 441
142 215
Merchandise trade balance
1 598
6 330
16 512
20 582
Export structure by product group in 2016
(as % of total exports)
5 %5 %90 %90 %5 %5 %
Top 5 partners in 2016
(exports, millions of US$)
52 34413 5819 2208 4178 38652 34413 5819 2208 4178 386
INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN SERVICES
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Total trade in services ²
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Services exports
13 151
21 923
22 718
(e) 23 759
Services imports
10 810
17 814
19 667
(e) 19 777
Services trade balance
2 342
4 109
3 051
(e) 3 982
Services exports by main category ²
(as % of total services)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Transport
22.5
24.5
22.7
(e) 23.0
Travel
36.6
32.7
26.6
(e) 26.5
Other services
30.9
36.6
40.4
(e) 40.3
TRADE INDICES
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ECONOMIC TRENDS
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+2.8 %
Gross domestic product growth rate in 2016
Economic indicators
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2016
GDP, current
135 990
207 016
185 156
192 801
GDP per capita, current US$
13 292
19 703
17 562
18 278
Real GDP growth, y-on-y, %
6.44
2.30
4.54
2.80
Current account balance, % of GDP
-0.89
-3.55
0.91
..
Exchange rate (/US$)
23.957
19.098
24.599
24.440
GDP by expenditure in 2015
(as % of total GDP)
46.819.526.283.076.846.819.526.283.076.8
FDI AND EXTERNAL FINANCIAL RESOURCES
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+0.5 %
FDI outflows as % of GDP in 2016
Financial flows
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2016
FDI inflows
11 653.25
6 140.58
465.11
6 751.87
FDI outflows
-18.74
1 166.82
2 487.45
984.37
Personal remittances, % of GDP
1.07
..
1.49
..
Financial flows trends
(millions of US$)
2 693.02 693.02 628.32 628.31 737.91 737.91 409.11 896.61 896.61 687.81 687.81 459.86 7526 7524654655 4925 4923 6393 6397 9847 9842 3182 3186 1416 1412 9272 9276 4516 45110 44410 4445 4635 46311 65311 6534 9744 9742 1032 1038 4828 4825 6425 6424 9854 9852 693.02 628.31 737.91 896.61 687.86 7524655 4923 6397 9842 3186 1412 9276 45110 4445 46311 6534 9742 1038 4825 6424 985FDI 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
2016
Balance, % of GDP
2.32
2.98
5.76
(e) 7.38
Balance, % of imports
3.86
4.72
7.61
(e) 10.13
Normalized balance
0.019
0.023
0.037
(e) 0.048
Trade openness ²
(sum of imports and exports as % of GDP)
153157159148148139129114125131128122
LABOUR FORCE
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Labour force by gender in 2016
(as % of total labour force, all sectors)
Male
56%Male 56%Female
44%Female 44%
OTHER INDICATORS
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Share of the total world merchant fleet in 2016
Maritime transport indicators
 
2005
2010
2015
2016
Merchant fleet, national flag (thousands of DWT)
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..
..
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Liner shipping connectivity index (maximum 2004 = 100 for China)
..
..
..
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Container port throughput (TEU)
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..
..
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Information economy indicators
(as % of)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Share of ICT goods, % of total exports
11.08
15.01
13.54
..
Share of ICT goods, % of total imports
11.18
17.79
15.63
..
Share of workforce involved in the ICT sector
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(l) 4.32
..
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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.
l
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: 15 September 2017