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General profile: Georgia

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR 2022
Exchange rate
Population
Population
Exchange rates
GDP
GDP
3.744 Millions
2.916 GEL/US$
24 857 Millions current US$
Land area¹
Land area
CPI growth (%)
CPI growth
GDP growth
GDP growth
(q) 69 490 km²
11.90 %
10.82 %
INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE
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+31.6 %
Merchandise exports growth rate in 2022
Total merchandise trade
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2022
Merchandise exports
865
1 677
2 204
5 583
Merchandise imports
2 490
5 257
7 300
13 548
Merchandise trade balance
-1 625
-3 580
-5 096
-7 964
Export structure by product group in 2022
(as % of total exports)
5 %5 %51 %51 %22 %22 %22 %22 %
Top 5 partners in 2022
(exports, millions of US$)
737673652585435737673652585435
INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN SERVICES
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Total trade in services²
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2022
Services exports
738
1 641
3 087
(e) 5 654
Services imports
636
1 093
1 683
(e) 2 972
Services trade balance
102
548
1 404
(e) 2 682
Services exports by main category²
(as % of total services)
2005
2010
2015
2022
Transport
45.1
42.5
30.8
(e) 21.3
Travel
32.7
40.2
60.5
(e) 62.3
Other services
19.1
14.8
7.9
(e) 16.4
TRADE INDICES
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150148167144125101100114114928472526258474639302522221051091071061081031009998100103103100958683757873737071
ECONOMIC TRENDS
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+10.8 %
Gross domestic product growth rate in 2022
Economic indicators
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2022
GDP, current
6 744
12 243
14 954
24 857
GDP per capita, current US$
1 703
3 191
3 965
6 639
Real GDP growth, y-on-y, %
9.59
6.25
3.03
10.82
Current account balance, % of GDP
-10.31
-9.79
-11.82
-3.94
Exchange rate (/US$)
1.813
1.782
2.269
2.916
GDP by expenditure in 2021
(as % of total GDP)
79.614.021.943.158.679.614.021.943.158.6
FDI AND EXTERNAL FINANCIAL RESOURCES
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+1.4 %
FDI outflows as % of GDP in 2022
Financial flows
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2022
FDI inflows
452.75
865.64
1 728.76
1 999.99
FDI outflows
-89.48
135.15
309.15
348.01
Personal remittances, % of GDP
6.61
9.67
9.76
15.50
Financial flows trends
(millions of US$)
3 853.72 643.92 109.72 258.22 034.31 793.91 520.81 458.71 986.51 945.31 770.11 547.31 183.91 111.61 065.0883.1627.3446.0358.6248.5226.3218.6205.92 0001 2425901 3521 3521 9911 6541 7291 8371 0391 0481 1348666671 5751 7651 171453492335160110131FDI 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 indicators²
(as % and index)
2005
2010
2015
2022
Balance, % of GDP
-17.05
-17.68
-17.45
(e) -6.16
Balance, % of imports
-35.20
-35.42
-30.15
(e) -11.98
Normalized balance
-0.214
-0.215
-0.178
(e) -0.064
Trade openness²
(sum of imports and exports as % of GDP)
9710393118111104969897959187827382848480
LIVING AREA
Population by living area in 2022
(% of population)
Urban
60%Urban 60%Rural
40%Rural 40%
OTHER INDICATORS
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0 %
Share of the total world merchant fleet in 2022
Maritime transport indicators
 
2005
2010
2015
2022
Merchant fleet, national flag (thousands of DWT)
1 340
935
156
8
Liner shipping connectivity index (maximum 2006 = 100 for China)
..
5.90
5.53
5.95
Container port throughput (TEU)
..
242 433
276 776
-
Information economy indicators
(as % of)
2005
2010
2015
2022
Share of ICT goods, % of total exports
0.06
0.28
1.04
1.26
Share of ICT goods, % of total imports
4.39
5.19
4.79
5.13
Share of workforce involved in the ICT sector
..
..
2.43
..
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.
q
Estimated. Data refers to 2020.
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
***
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: 21 December 2023