General profile: Luxembourg

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR 2016
Population
Population
Exchange rates
Exchange rate
GDP
GDP
0.576 Millions
0.904 EUR/US$
58 299 Millions current US$
Land area
Land area ¹
CPI growth (%)
CPI growth
GDP growth
GDP growth
..
0.30 %
2.60 %
INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE
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-8.2 %
Merchandise exports growth rate in 2016
Total merchandise trade
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Merchandise exports
18 797
19 748
17 232
15 813
Merchandise imports
21 893
25 092
23 343
21 657
Merchandise trade balance
-3 096
-5 344
-6 110
-5 844
Export structure by product group in 2016
(as % of total exports)
3 %3 %83 %83 %5 %5 %8 %8 %
Top 5 partners in 2016
(exports, millions of US$)
3 7952 5142 1519267243 7952 5142 151926724
INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN SERVICES
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Total trade in services ²
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Services exports
40 416
62 410
95 609
(e) 94 579
Services imports
27 385
45 575
73 032
(e) 71 763
Services trade balance
13 032
16 835
22 577
(e) 22 816
Services exports by main category ²
(as % of total services)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Transport
6.4
5.7
4.9
(e) 4.5
Travel
8.7
6.6
4.5
(e) 4.5
Other services
84.7
87.6
90.5
(e) 90.9
TRADE INDICES
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ECONOMIC TRENDS
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+2.6 %
Gross domestic product growth rate in 2016
Economic indicators
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2016
GDP, current
36 976
52 906
56 802
58 299
GDP per capita, current US$
80 762
104 169
100 161
101 172
Real GDP growth, y-on-y, %
3.22
5.78
3.53
2.60
Current account balance, % of GDP
11.11
6.93
5.62
..
Exchange rate (/US$)
0.804
0.755
0.902
0.904
GDP by expenditure in 2015
(as % of total GDP)
30.716.719.6235.6202.630.716.719.6235.6202.6
FDI AND EXTERNAL FINANCIAL RESOURCES
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+54.3 %
FDI outflows as % of GDP in 2016
Financial flows
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2016
FDI inflows
4 644.77
39 128.53
16 000.51
26 857.37
FDI outflows
8 211.02
23 252.72
50 449.23
31 642.58
Personal remittances, % of GDP
3.24
3.16
2.82
..
Financial flows trends
(millions of US$)
1 613.01 613.01 832.21 832.21 838.31 838.31 673.21 673.21 772.81 772.81 653.21 653.21 657.31 657.31 630.11 630.11 472.91 472.91 346.71 346.71 199.01 199.01 177.21 177.21 046.11 046.1826.726 85726 85716 00116 001-10 534-10 53410 48110 481143 003143 0038 8438 84339 12939 12927 25527 2557 1177 117-29 679-29 67932 22032 2204 6454 6455 1805 1804 2914 2914 2431 613.01 832.21 838.31 673.21 772.81 653.21 657.31 630.11 472.91 346.71 199.01 177.21 046.126 85716 001-10 53410 481143 0038 84339 12927 2557 117-29 67932 2204 6455 1804 291FDI 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
23.44
27.92
34.65
(e) 32.95
Balance, % of imports
18.79
21.94
21.04
(e) 20.94
Normalized balance
0.086
0.099
0.095
(e) 0.095
Trade openness ²
(sum of imports and exports as % of GDP)
348364350334318296283267299298291273
LABOUR FORCE
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Labour force by gender in 2016
(as % of total labour force, all sectors)
Male
55%Male 55%Female
45%Female 45%
OTHER INDICATORS
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0.170 %
Share of the total world merchant fleet in 2016
Maritime transport indicators
 
2005
2010
2015
2016
Merchant fleet, national flag (thousands of DWT)
919 000 000
1 099 779 000
3 621 294 000
3 072 454 000
Liner shipping connectivity index (maximum 2004 = 100 for China)
..
..
..
..
Container port throughput (TEU)
..
..
..
..
Information economy indicators
(as % of)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Share of ICT goods, % of total exports
7.85
2.87
2.29
..
Share of ICT goods, % of total imports
8.36
4.93
4.25
..
Share of workforce involved in the ICT sector
..
..
..
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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.
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