General profile: Lithuania

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR 2020
Population
Population
Exchange rates
Exchange rate
GDP
GDP
2.722 Millions
0.876 LTL/US$
55 678 Millions current US$
Land area
Land area¹
CPI growth (%)
CPI growth
GDP growth
GDP growth
(n) 62 642 km²
1.06 %
-0.92 %
INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE
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-1.2 %
Merchandise exports growth rate in 2020
Total merchandise trade
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2020
Merchandise exports
11 807
20 748
25 392
32 767
Merchandise imports
15 548
23 403
28 154
33 140
Merchandise trade balance
-3 742
-2 655
-2 761
-373
Export structure by product group in 2020
(as % of total exports)
5 %5 %67 %67 %7 %7 %20 %20 %
Top 5 partners in 2020
(exports, millions of US$)
4 3863 0312 6632 0911 7254 3863 0312 6632 0911 725
INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN SERVICES
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Total trade in services²
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2020
Services exports
3 119
4 330
6 691
12 301
Services imports
2 073
3 053
4 741
6 585
Services trade balance
1 046
1 276
1 950
5 716
Services exports by main category²
(as % of total services)
2005
2010
2015
2020
Transport
50.6
55.4
58.5
63.4
Travel
29.5
22.3
17.3
3.9
Other services
11.5
14.8
18.2
27.1
TRADE INDICES
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1251211151141041009996888273637364615749423733261021001001001011009896959596989710099102106105101100102
ECONOMIC TRENDS
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-0.9 %
Gross domestic product growth rate in 2020
Economic indicators
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2020
GDP, current
26 113
37 138
41 419
55 678
GDP per capita, current US$
7 808
11 889
14 127
20 453
Real GDP growth, y-on-y, %
7.73
1.65
2.02
-0.92
Current account balance, % of GDP
-7.33
0.20
-2.45
8.44
Exchange rate (/US$)
0.804
0.754
0.901
0.876
GDP by expenditure in 2019
(as % of total GDP)
60.516.817.577.572.260.516.817.577.572.2
FDI AND EXTERNAL FINANCIAL RESOURCES
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-0.5 %
FDI outflows as % of GDP in 2020
Financial flows
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2020
FDI inflows
1 134.59
1 019.54
1 055.05
478.65
FDI outflows
393.27
42.25
377.18
-285.31
Personal remittances, % of GDP
..
4.51
3.31
1.42
Financial flows trends
(millions of US$)
790.61 303.91 387.01 302.61 279.91 372.82 113.22 059.91 507.21 955.41 673.21 239.81 565.31 433.14791 1699771 0213031 055-1335748021 7991 020-4481 7942 2892 0231 135844180725446379FDI 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
-7.23
-2.00
-1.00
9.69
Balance, % of imports
-11.60
-3.04
-1.43
14.98
Normalized balance
-0.062
-0.015
-0.007
0.070
Trade openness²
(sum of imports and exports as % of GDP)
139150149145135139143156156148130106127117125117
LABOUR FORCE
Labour force by gender in 2020
(as % of total labour force, all sectors)
Male
51%Male 51%Female
49%Female 49%
OTHER INDICATORS
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0.011 %
Share of the total world merchant fleet in 2020
Maritime transport indicators
 
2005
2010
2015
2020
Merchant fleet, national flag (thousands of DWT)
412
364
270
221
Liner shipping connectivity index (maximum 2006 = 100 for China)
..
10.48
11.71
13.49
Container port throughput (TEU)
..
295 000
393 000
640 000
Information economy indicators
(as % of)
2005
2010
2015
2020
Share of ICT goods, % of total exports
5.28
2.71
3.95
3.92
Share of ICT goods, % of total imports
6.37
4.12
5.10
6.18
Share of workforce involved in the ICT sector
..
(o) 3.04
..
..
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
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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 January 2022