General profile: Kyrgyzstan

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR 2018
Population
Population
Exchange rates
Exchange rate
GDP
GDP
6.304 Millions
68.840 KGS/US$
7 951 Millions current US$
Land area
Land area ¹
CPI growth (%)
CPI growth
GDP growth
GDP growth
(n) 191 800 km²
1.54 %
3.50 %
INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE
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+0.8 %
Merchandise exports growth rate in 2018
Total merchandise trade
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2018
Merchandise exports
672
1 756
1 441
1 779
Merchandise imports
1 102
3 223
4 070
5 089
Merchandise trade balance
-430
-1 467
-2 628
-3 310
Export structure by product group in 2018
(as % of total exports)
42 %42 %26 %26 %6 %6 %15 %15 %12 %12 %
Top 5 partners in 2018
(exports, millions of US$)
466299266162153466299266162153
INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN SERVICES
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Total trade in services ²
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2018
Services exports
259
600
854
(e) 834
Services imports
290
801
1 056
(e) 970
Services trade balance
-31
-201
-202
(e) -135
Services exports by main category ²
(as % of total services)
2005
2010
2015
2018
Transport
23.3
25.1
22.1
(e) 25.8
Travel
28.1
26.6
49.9
(e) 52.5
Other services
48.5
48.3
28.0
(e) 21.7
TRADE INDICES
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ECONOMIC TRENDS
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+3.5 %
Gross domestic product growth rate in 2018
Economic indicators
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2018
GDP, current
2 460
4 794
6 678
7 951
GDP per capita, current US$
485
884
1 121
1 261
Real GDP growth, y-on-y, %
-0.18
-0.47
3.88
3.50
Current account balance, % of GDP
-1.52
-9.90
-15.76
-8.80
Exchange rate (/US$)
41.012
45.964
64.462
68.840
GDP by expenditure in 2017
(as % of total GDP)
81.117.432.235.466.881.117.432.235.466.8
FDI AND EXTERNAL FINANCIAL RESOURCES
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0 %
FDI outflows as % of GDP in 2018
Financial flows
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2018
FDI inflows
42.57
437.59
1 141.88
47.00
FDI outflows
..
0.04
-1.24
1.00
Personal remittances, % of GDP
..
26.41
25.27
33.83
Financial flows trends
(millions of US$)
2 689.62 689.62 485.82 485.81 994.61 994.61 687.71 687.72 242.82 242.82 278.02 278.02 031.42 031.41 708.71 708.71 266.24747-107-1076166161 1421 142248248626626293293694694438438189189377377208208182182434317517546465555-2-22 689.62 485.81 994.61 687.72 242.82 278.02 031.41 708.747-1076161 142248626293694438189377208182431754655-2FDI 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
2018
Balance, % of GDP
-18.27
-32.00
-36.27
(e) -36.95
Balance, % of imports
-32.21
-41.07
-49.97
(e) -53.20
Normalized balance
-0.192
-0.258
-0.333
(e) -0.362
Trade openness ²
(sum of imports and exports as % of GDP)
10210110510913014315013012412614313812595
LABOUR FORCE
Labour force by gender in 2018
(as % of total labour force, all sectors)
Male
57%Male 57%Female
43%Female 43%
OTHER INDICATORS
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Share of the total world merchant fleet in 2018
Maritime transport indicators
 
2005
2010
2015
2018
Merchant fleet, national flag (thousands of DWT)
..
..
..
..
Liner shipping connectivity index (maximum 2006 = 100 for China)
..
..
..
..
Container port throughput (TEU)
..
..
..
..
Information economy indicators
(as % of)
2005
2010
2015
2018
Share of ICT goods, % of total exports
0.07
0.56
0.07
..
Share of ICT goods, % of total imports
3.29
2.71
2.80
..
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.
n
Estimated. Data refers to 2016.
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: 05 November 2019