General profile: Czechia

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR 2018
Population
Population
Exchange rates
Exchange rate
GDP
GDP
10.666 Millions
21.730 CZK/US$
241 862 Millions current US$
Land area
Land area ¹
CPI growth (%)
CPI growth
GDP growth
GDP growth
(n) 77 220 km²
2.15 %
2.88 %
INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE
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+11.0 %
Merchandise exports growth rate in 2018
Total merchandise trade
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2018
Merchandise exports
78 110
132 982
157 877
202 261
Merchandise imports
76 512
126 652
141 364
184 652
Merchandise trade balance
1 598
6 330
16 513
17 609
Export structure by product group in 2018
(as % of total exports)
5 %5 %91 %91 %4 %4 %
Top 5 partners in 2018
(exports, millions of US$)
65 64215 28512 23510 2759 39965 64215 28512 23510 2759 399
INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN SERVICES
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Total trade in services ²
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2018
Services exports
12 847
21 923
22 840
(e) 29 927
Services imports
10 810
17 814
19 667
(e) 24 651
Services trade balance
2 037
4 109
3 172
(e) 5 276
Services exports by main category ²
(as % of total services)
2005
2010
2015
2018
Transport
23.0
24.5
22.6
(e) 24.8
Travel
37.5
32.7
26.5
(e) 24.8
Other services
29.2
36.6
40.7
(e) 40.4
TRADE INDICES
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ECONOMIC TRENDS
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+2.9 %
Gross domestic product growth rate in 2018
Economic indicators
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2018
GDP, current
136 281
207 478
186 830
241 862
GDP per capita, current US$
13 285
19 691
17 623
22 677
Real GDP growth, y-on-y, %
6.53
2.27
5.31
2.88
Current account balance, % of GDP
-2.06
-3.54
0.25
0.36
Exchange rate (/US$)
23.957
19.098
24.599
21.730
GDP by expenditure in 2017
(as % of total GDP)
47.519.225.879.872.347.519.225.879.872.3
FDI AND EXTERNAL FINANCIAL RESOURCES
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+2.2 %
FDI outflows as % of GDP in 2018
Financial flows
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2018
FDI inflows
11 653.25
6 140.58
465.10
9 478.89
FDI outflows
-18.74
1 166.82
2 487.44
5 277.25
Personal remittances, % of GDP
0.98
0.59
1.43
1.62
Financial flows trends
(millions of US$)
3 912.43 912.43 589.43 589.43 126.43 126.42 674.82 674.82 628.32 628.31 737.91 737.91 409.11 409.11 394.31 394.31 229.11 229.11 196.11 196.11 134.41 134.41 827.01 827.01 603.21 603.21 340.51 340.5814.39 4799 4799 5229 5229 8159 8154654655 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 9853 912.43 589.43 126.42 674.82 628.31 737.91 409.11 394.31 229.11 196.11 134.41 827.01 603.21 340.59 4799 5229 8154655 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
2018
Balance, % of GDP
2.09
2.97
5.78
(e) 6.33
Balance, % of imports
3.49
4.72
7.70
(e) 8.67
Normalized balance
0.017
0.023
0.037
(e) 0.042
Trade openness ²
(sum of imports and exports as % of GDP)
152152151156159148148139129114125131128122
LABOUR FORCE
Labour force by gender in 2018
(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 2018
Maritime transport indicators
 
2005
2010
2015
2018
Merchant fleet, national flag (thousands of DWT)
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Liner shipping connectivity index (maximum 2006 = 100 for China)
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Container port throughput (TEU)
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Information economy indicators
(as % of)
2005
2010
2015
2018
Share of ICT goods, % of total exports
11.08
15.01
13.54
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Share of ICT goods, % of total imports
11.18
17.79
15.63
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Share of workforce involved in the ICT sector
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(o) 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.
n
Estimated. Data refers to 2016.
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: 05 November 2019