General profile: Mongolia

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR 2016
Population
Population
Exchange rates
Exchange rate
GDP
GDP
3.006 Millions
2 140.290 MNT/US$
10 884 Millions current US$
Land area
Land area ¹
CPI growth (%)
CPI growth
GDP growth
GDP growth
..
0.55 %
0.00 %
INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE
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+5.3 %
Merchandise exports growth rate in 2016
Total merchandise trade
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Merchandise exports
1 065
2 899
4 669
4 917
Merchandise imports
1 184
3 278
3 798
3 358
Merchandise trade balance
-119
-379
872
1 559
Export structure by product group in 2016
(as % of total exports)
13 %13 %25 %25 %56 %56 %6 %6 %
Top 5 partners in 2016
(exports, millions of US$)
4 13733612080624 1373361208062
INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN SERVICES
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Total trade in services ²
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Services exports
414
482
691
(e) 801
Services imports
401
785
1 406
(e) 1 944
Services trade balance
14
-303
-715
(e) -1 143
Services exports by main category ²
(as % of total services)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Transport
48.1
36.2
34.5
(e) 31.0
Travel
42.7
50.6
35.6
(e) 39.5
Other services
9.3
13.1
28.7
(e) 28.8
TRADE INDICES
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ECONOMIC TRENDS
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0 %
Gross domestic product growth rate in 2016
Economic indicators
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2016
GDP, current
2 926
7 189
11 758
10 884
GDP per capita, current US$
1 158
2 650
3 973
3 620
Real GDP growth, y-on-y, %
7.25
6.37
2.30
0.00
Current account balance, % of GDP
2.88
-12.33
-5.51
..
Exchange rate (/US$)
1 205.250
1 357.060
1 970.310
2 140.290
GDP by expenditure in 2015
(as % of total GDP)
58.811.926.244.942.058.811.926.244.942.0
FDI AND EXTERNAL FINANCIAL RESOURCES
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+0.1 %
FDI outflows as % of GDP in 2016
Financial flows
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2016
FDI inflows
187.62
1 691.42
94.23
-4 072.14
FDI outflows
2.30
62.33
11.32
9.05
Personal remittances, % of GDP
6.16
3.70
2.17
..
Financial flows trends
(millions of US$)
264.5264.5255.1255.1255.7255.7320.4320.4279.4279.4266.2266.2199.6199.6224.6224.6178.0178.0181.4181.4180.4180.4202.5-4 072-4 07294943373372 0602 0604 2724 2724 5714 5711 6911 6916246248458453733732452451881889393132132787863635454264.5255.1255.7320.4279.4266.2199.6224.6178.0181.4180.4-4 072943372 0604 2724 5711 69162484537324518893132786354FDI 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
-2.94
-6.61
-1.30
(e) 0.74
Balance, % of imports
-5.48
-12.29
-2.89
(e) 1.47
Normalized balance
-0.028
-0.065
-0.015
(e) 0.007
Trade openness ²
(sum of imports and exports as % of GDP)
101891091021091221019210410297104
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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0.125 %
Share of the total world merchant fleet in 2016
Maritime transport indicators
 
2005
2010
2015
2016
Merchant fleet, national flag (thousands of DWT)
..
1 189 615 000
2 232 162 000
2 257 990 000
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
0.00
..
0.08
..
Share of ICT goods, % of total imports
4.99
..
5.01
..
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