General profile: Denmark

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR 2016
Population
Population
Exchange rates
Exchange rate
GDP
GDP
5.691 Millions
6.732 DKK/US$
306 721 Millions current US$
Land area
Land area ¹
CPI growth (%)
CPI growth
GDP growth
GDP growth
..
0.25 %
1.60 %
INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE
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-0.3 %
Merchandise exports growth rate in 2016
Total merchandise trade
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Merchandise exports
85 121
96 440
95 484
95 193
Merchandise imports
75 581
83 052
85 624
85 595
Merchandise trade balance
9 540
13 388
9 860
9 597
Export structure by product group in 2016
(as % of total exports)
4 %4 %71 %71 %4 %4 %21 %21 %
Top 5 partners in 2016
(exports, millions of US$)
14 11210 7025 8495 6334 69514 11210 7025 8495 6334 695
INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN SERVICES
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Total trade in services ²
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Services exports
43 861
61 626
63 798
(e) 58 691
Services imports
38 415
55 156
56 561
(e) 55 384
Services trade balance
5 445
6 469
7 237
(e) 3 307
Services exports by main category ²
(as % of total services)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Transport
61.6
61.8
57.4
(e) 53.4
Travel
12.0
9.5
10.5
(e) 11.8
Other services
25.7
27.8
31.3
(e) 34.0
TRADE INDICES
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ECONOMIC TRENDS
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+1.6 %
Gross domestic product growth rate in 2016
Economic indicators
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2016
GDP, current
264 467
321 995
301 308
306 721
GDP per capita, current US$
48 815
58 007
53 149
53 898
Real GDP growth, y-on-y, %
2.34
1.87
1.61
1.60
Current account balance, % of GDP
4.20
5.65
6.87
..
Exchange rate (/US$)
5.997
5.624
6.728
6.732
GDP by expenditure in 2015
(as % of total GDP)
47.225.719.855.247.847.225.719.855.247.8
FDI AND EXTERNAL FINANCIAL RESOURCES
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+4.7 %
FDI outflows as % of GDP in 2016
Financial flows
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2016
FDI inflows
8 671.13
-9 157.05
4 102.31
950.72
FDI outflows
13 173.45
1 369.11
11 177.32
14 543.09
Personal remittances, % of GDP
..
..
..
..
Financial flows trends
(millions of US$)
9519514 1024 1023 2073 2071 0511 05141441411 43711 437-9 157-9 157410410-588-5887 3487 3489 2499 2498 6718 671-10 716-10 7162 6112 6116 6376 63711 52311 52333 82333 8239514 1023 2071 05141411 437-9 157410-5887 3489 2498 671-10 7162 6116 63711 52333 823FDI 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
5.50
6.95
7.40
(e) 6.82
Balance, % of imports
13.11
15.94
15.48
(e) 14.77
Normalized balance
0.062
0.074
0.072
(e) 0.069
Trade openness ²
(sum of imports and exports as % of GDP)
9910310210310310194901051009789
LABOUR FORCE
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Labour force by gender in 2016
(as % of total labour force, all sectors)
Male
53%Male 53%Female
47%Female 47%
OTHER INDICATORS
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0.950 %
Share of the total world merchant fleet in 2016
Maritime transport indicators
 
2005
2010
2015
2016
Merchant fleet, national flag (thousands of DWT)
9 033 000 000
13 813 826 000
16 453 826 000
17 153 630 000
Liner shipping connectivity index (maximum 2004 = 100 for China)
24.25
26.76
52.28
54.85
Container port throughput (TEU)
..
709 147
(e) 918 011
..
Information economy indicators
(as % of)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Share of ICT goods, % of total exports
4.94
3.65
3.66
..
Share of ICT goods, % of total imports
10.29
7.96
7.68
..
Share of workforce involved in the ICT sector
..
(l) 7.31
..
..
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