General profile: Slovakia

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR 2016
Population
Population
Exchange rates
Exchange rate
GDP
GDP
5.429 Millions
0.904 EUR/US$
89 529 Millions current US$
Land area
Land area ¹
CPI growth (%)
CPI growth
GDP growth
GDP growth
..
-0.52 %
3.40 %
INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE
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+3.1 %
Merchandise exports growth rate in 2016
Total merchandise trade
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Merchandise exports
31 889
64 664
75 274
77 634
Merchandise imports
34 649
65 026
73 412
75 471
Merchandise trade balance
-2 760
-363
1 862
2 164
Export structure by product group in 2016
(as % of total exports)
6 %6 %90 %90 %4 %4 %
Top 5 partners in 2016
(exports, millions of US$)
16 9759 1895 8834 7554 60116 9759 1895 8834 7554 601
INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN SERVICES
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Total trade in services ²
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Services exports
6 402
6 413
8 028
(e) 8 323
Services imports
5 586
7 279
7 923
(e) 7 950
Services trade balance
816
-866
105
(e) 373
Services exports by main category ²
(as % of total services)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Transport
-
29.2
29.0
(e) 27.4
Travel
-
34.7
29.4
(e) 32.1
Other services
-
27.8
35.9
(e) 34.6
TRADE INDICES
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ECONOMIC TRENDS
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+3.4 %
Gross domestic product growth rate in 2016
Economic indicators
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2016
GDP, current
48 965
89 501
87 268
89 529
GDP per capita, current US$
9 093
16 553
16 082
16 490
Real GDP growth, y-on-y, %
6.75
5.04
3.83
3.40
Current account balance, % of GDP
-10.47
-4.70
-1.28
..
Exchange rate (/US$)
0.804
0.755
0.902
0.904
GDP by expenditure in 2015
(as % of total GDP)
54.919.523.293.591.154.919.523.293.591.1
FDI AND EXTERNAL FINANCIAL RESOURCES
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+0.3 %
FDI outflows as % of GDP in 2016
Financial flows
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2016
FDI inflows
3 109.64
1 769.76
-195.65
-295.35
FDI outflows
191.43
946.13
-183.41
247.86
Personal remittances, % of GDP
..
..
2.47
..
Financial flows trends
(millions of US$)
2 137.62 137.62 395.0-295-295-196-196-512-512-604-6042 9822 9823 4913 4911 7701 770-6-64 8684 8684 0174 0175 8035 8033 1103 1104 0294 0292 9762 9765 8655 8652 2752 2752 7202 7202 137.6-295-196-512-6042 9823 4911 770-64 8684 0175 8033 1104 0292 9765 8652 2752 720FDI 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
-5.48
-1.09
2.68
(e) 3.23
Balance, % of imports
-5.60
-1.41
2.96
(e) 3.57
Normalized balance
-0.029
-0.007
0.015
(e) 0.018
Trade openness ²
(sum of imports and exports as % of GDP)
184184179183178170153136169187204190
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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Share of the total world merchant fleet in 2016
Maritime transport indicators
 
2005
2010
2015
2016
Merchant fleet, national flag (thousands of DWT)
185 000 000
192 902 000
..
..
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
9.39
19.13
16.65
..
Share of ICT goods, % of total imports
8.34
15.62
15.01
..
Share of workforce involved in the ICT sector
..
(l) 5.94
..
..
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