General profile: China, Macao SAR

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR 2016
Population
Population
Exchange rates
Exchange rate
GDP
GDP
0.597 Millions
7.995 MOP/US$
45 562 Millions current US$
Land area
Land area ¹
CPI growth (%)
CPI growth
GDP growth
GDP growth
..
2.37 %
-3.50 %
INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE
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-6.2 %
Merchandise exports growth rate in 2016
Total merchandise trade
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Merchandise exports
2 476
870
1 339
1 257
Merchandise imports
4 514
5 629
10 603
8 924
Merchandise trade balance
-2 038
-4 760
-9 264
-7 668
Export structure by product group in 2016
(as % of total exports)
2 %2 %82 %82 %8 %8 %8 %8 %
Top 5 partners in 2016
(exports, millions of US$)
804254434324804254434324
INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN SERVICES
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Total trade in services ²
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Services exports
7 787
23 715
33 343
(e) 32 419
Services imports
1 504
2 533
3 951
(e) 4 077
Services trade balance
6 283
21 182
29 392
(e) 28 342
Services exports by main category ²
(as % of total services)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Transport
5.1
2.1
1.7
(e) 1.9
Travel
88.9
93.9
92.9
(e) 92.6
Other services
4.5
3.9
5.3
(e) 5.4
TRADE INDICES
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ECONOMIC TRENDS
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-3.5 %
Gross domestic product growth rate in 2016
Economic indicators
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2016
GDP, current
12 092
28 124
46 178
45 562
GDP per capita, current US$
25 830
52 604
78 586
76 302
Real GDP growth, y-on-y, %
8.06
25.26
-20.35
-3.50
Current account balance, % of GDP
24.52
43.00
26.22
..
Exchange rate (/US$)
8.011
8.002
7.985
7.995
GDP by expenditure in 2015
(as % of total GDP)
25.79.524.277.837.125.79.524.277.837.1
FDI AND EXTERNAL FINANCIAL RESOURCES
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+1.2 %
FDI outflows as % of GDP in 2016
Financial flows
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2016
FDI inflows
1 243.28
2 831.34
1 140.39
3 026.70
FDI outflows
60.14
-441.38
-686.04
555.80
Personal remittances, % of GDP
..
..
..
..
Financial flows trends
(millions of US$)
3 0273 0271 1401 1403 4213 4214 5274 5273 8943 8947267262 8312 8318528522 5912 5912 3052 3051 7361 7361 2431 243485485412412378378160160-0.790-0.7903 0271 1403 4214 5273 8947262 8318522 5912 3051 7361 243485412378160-0.790FDI 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
32.58
55.14
38.61
(e) 45.38
Balance, % of imports
62.33
168.85
102.02
(e) 159.01
Normalized balance
0.238
0.458
0.338
(e) 0.443
Trade openness ²
(sum of imports and exports as % of GDP)
102114116121124123120114127131130137
LABOUR FORCE
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Labour force by gender in 2016
(as % of total labour force, all sectors)
Male
51%Male 51%Female
49%Female 49%
OTHER INDICATORS
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0 %
Share of the total world merchant fleet in 2016
Maritime transport indicators
 
2005
2010
2015
2016
Merchant fleet, national flag (thousands of DWT)
..
2 184 000
2 184 000
2 184 000
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
2.83
4.60
6.42
..
Share of ICT goods, % of total imports
9.70
12.63
13.73
..
Share of workforce involved in the ICT sector
..
..
..
..
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.
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