General profile: Croatia

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR 2021
Population
Population
Exchange rates
Exchange rate
GDP
GDP
4.060 Millions
6.360 HRK/US$
65 382 Millions current US$
Land area
Land area¹
CPI growth (%)
CPI growth
GDP growth
GDP growth
(q) 55 960 km²
2.60 %
6.45 %
INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE
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+32.7 %
Merchandise exports growth rate in 2021
Total merchandise trade
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2021
Merchandise exports
8 773
11 806
12 925
22 812
Merchandise imports
18 560
20 067
20 571
34 588
Merchandise trade balance
-9 787
-8 261
-7 646
-11 776
Export structure by product group in 2021
(as % of total exports)
0 %0 %61 %61 %16 %16 %5 %5 %4 %4 %14 %14 %
Top 5 partners in 2021
(exports, millions of US$)
2 8782 8312 6772 0711 9332 8782 8312 6772 0711 933
INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN SERVICES
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Total trade in services²
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2021
Services exports
9 086
12 004
11 652
16 770
Services imports
3 614
3 884
3 642
5 163
Services trade balance
5 472
8 120
8 010
11 607
Services exports by main category²
(as % of total services)
2005
2010
2015
2021
Transport
12.1
10.8
9.7
7.6
Travel
68.2
68.5
68.4
65.4
Other services
14.8
18.0
17.5
23.6
TRADE INDICES
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1371211201161171081008778778081728486817471625250469696979698991009998991001009999100999897979799100
ECONOMIC TRENDS
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+6.4 %
Gross domestic product growth rate in 2021
Economic indicators
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2021
GDP, current
45 780
60 426
50 163
65 382
GDP per capita, current US$
10 335
13 832
11 790
16 103
Real GDP growth, y-on-y, %
4.31
-1.25
2.53
6.45
Current account balance, % of GDP
-7.41
-2.46
3.34
3.44
Exchange rate (/US$)
5.949
5.498
6.858
6.360
GDP by expenditure in 2020
(as % of total GDP)
58.924.023.942.048.858.924.023.942.048.8
FDI AND EXTERNAL FINANCIAL RESOURCES
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+0.2 %
FDI outflows as % of GDP in 2021
Financial flows
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2021
FDI inflows
1 810.33
1 171.94
83.64
568.85
FDI outflows
267.33
99.07
-139.99
121.74
Personal remittances, % of GDP
4.13
3.82
5.09
..
Financial flows trends
(millions of US$)
3 976.54 032.63 807.93 430.53 022.52 520.82 617.42 174.22 084.72 524.02 287.12 268.82 505.32 228.81 926.11 874.51 873.61 565.81 331.31 132.81 008.15691363971 203539273842 8999191 3121 5941 1722 9485 4004 6693 1331 8101 2911 8139851 036990FDI 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
2021
Balance, % of GDP
-9.01
0.40
-0.03
-1.12
Balance, % of imports
-19.99
1.09
-0.06
-2.04
Normalized balance
-0.111
0.005
0.000
-0.010
Trade openness²
(sum of imports and exports as % of GDP)
1099110210098939186848180757183848481
LIVING AREA
Population by living area in 2021
(% of population)
Urban
58%Urban 58%Rural
42%Rural 42%
OTHER INDICATORS
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0.084 %
Share of the total world merchant fleet in 2021
Maritime transport indicators
 
2005
2010
2015
2021
Merchant fleet, national flag (thousands of DWT)
1 522
2 277
2 110
1 801
Liner shipping connectivity index (maximum 2006 = 100 for China)
..
18.28
22.80
33.55
Container port throughput (TEU)
..
121 091
181 800
..
Information economy indicators
(as % of)
2005
2010
2015
2021
Share of ICT goods, % of total exports
2.58
2.10
2.45
2.04
Share of ICT goods, % of total imports
6.08
5.52
5.23
4.68
Share of workforce involved in the ICT sector
..
(r) 3.10
3.70
..
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).
q
Estimated. Data refers to 2020.
r
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: 20 October 2022