General profile: Slovakia

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR 2020
Population
Population
Exchange rates
Exchange rate
GDP
GDP
5.460 Millions
0.876 EUR/US$
104 589 Millions current US$
Land area
Land area¹
CPI growth (%)
CPI growth
GDP growth
GDP growth
(n) 48 080 km²
2.01 %
-4.82 %
INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE
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-3.7 %
Merchandise exports growth rate in 2020
Total merchandise trade
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2020
Merchandise exports
31 889
64 664
75 146
86 192
Merchandise imports
34 649
65 026
72 837
84 468
Merchandise trade balance
-2 760
-363
2 309
1 723
Export structure by product group in 2020
(as % of total exports)
5 %5 %91 %91 %4 %4 %
Top 5 partners in 2020
(exports, millions of US$)
19 0109 1016 8036 2575 47419 0109 1016 8036 2575 474
INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN SERVICES
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Total trade in services²
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2020
Services exports
6 399
6 411
8 126
10 121
Services imports
5 583
7 277
7 984
8 903
Services trade balance
816
-866
142
1 219
Services exports by main category²
(as % of total services)
2005
2010
2015
2020
Transport
-
29.2
28.7
32.8
Travel
-
34.7
29.9
12.4
Other services
-
27.8
35.8
47.2
TRADE INDICES
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ECONOMIC TRENDS
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-4.8 %
Gross domestic product growth rate in 2020
Economic indicators
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2020
GDP, current
49 033
90 311
88 468
104 589
GDP per capita, current US$
9 082
16 711
16 276
19 157
Real GDP growth, y-on-y, %
6.62
5.87
4.81
-4.82
Current account balance, % of GDP
-10.45
-4.67
-2.09
..
Exchange rate (/US$)
0.804
0.754
0.901
0.876
GDP by expenditure in 2019
(as % of total GDP)
56.419.723.692.492.056.419.723.692.492.0
FDI AND EXTERNAL FINANCIAL RESOURCES
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..
FDI outflows as % of GDP in 2020
Financial flows
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2020
FDI inflows
3 109.64
1 769.76
106.14
..
FDI outflows
191.43
946.13
5.95
..
Personal remittances, % of GDP
2.47
1.76
2.42
..
Financial flows trends
(millions of US$)
1 967.12 114.12 164.32 119.82 138.32 395.62 071.71 927.21 753.91 590.91 672.32 050.41 661.51 343.41 211.62 4491 1844 017806106-513-6042 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 indicators²
(as % and index)
2005
2010
2015
2020
Balance, % of GDP
-5.47
-1.08
1.16
..
Balance, % of imports
-5.61
-1.41
1.30
..
Normalized balance
-0.029
-0.007
0.006
..
Trade openness²
(sum of imports and exports as % of GDP)
188191187183179179182176169152136169187204190
LABOUR FORCE
Labour force by gender in 2020
(as % of total labour force, all sectors)
Male
54%Male 54%Female
46%Female 46%
OTHER INDICATORS
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Share of the total world merchant fleet in 2020
Maritime transport indicators
 
2005
2010
2015
2020
Merchant fleet, national flag (thousands of DWT)
185
193
..
..
Liner shipping connectivity index (maximum 2006 = 100 for China)
..
..
..
..
Container port throughput (TEU)
..
..
..
..
Information economy indicators
(as % of)
2005
2010
2015
2020
Share of ICT goods, % of total exports
9.39
19.05
16.67
..
Share of ICT goods, % of total imports
8.34
15.66
14.95
..
Share of workforce involved in the ICT sector
..
(o) 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).
n
Estimated. Data refers to 2016.
o
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
***
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: 22 July 2021