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Official name:
Republic of Equatorial Guinea
Region:

    General Information
    Region    Middle Africa
    Population (000, 2021)   1 450a
    Pop. density (per km2, 2021)   51.7a
    Capital city    Malabo
    Capital city pop. (000, 2021)   296.8d
    UN membership date    12-Nov-68
    Surface area (km2)   28 052b
    Sex ratio (m per 100 f)   125.4a
    National currency    CFA Franc, BEAC (XAF)c
    Exchange rate (per US$)   534.6e
    Economic indicators
    2010 2015 2021
    GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$)16 29913 17611 025b
    GDP growth rate (annual %, const. 2015 prices)-8.9-9.1-5.6b
    GDP per capita (current US$)17 272.011 274.98 130.4b
    Economy: Agriculture (% of Gross Value Added)1.11.92.5b
    Economy: Industry (% of Gross Value Added)74.35950.6b
    Economy: Services and other activity (% of GVA)24.639.146.9b
    Employment in agriculturef (% of employed)41.74242.5e
    Employment in industryf (% of employed)22.920.918.5e
    Employment in servicesf (% employed)35.437.138.9e
    Unemploymentf (% of labour force)6.76.66.5e
    Labour force participation ratef (female/male pop. %)54.0 / 67.754.9 / 67.855.0 / 67.5e
    CPI: Consumer Price Index (2010=100)100g119130e
    Agricultural production index (2014-2016=100)91101109b
    International trade: exportsf (million current US$)9 9649 5703 119e
    International trade: importsf (million current US$)5 6796 0103 463e
    International trade: balancef (million current US$)4 2853 560-343e
    Social indicators
    2010 2015 2021
    Population growth rateh (average annual %)4.64.33.7e
    Urban population (% of total population)65.970.672.6b
    Urban population growth rateh (average annual %)7.25.6...
    Fertility rate, totalh (live births per woman)5.454.6e
    Life expectancy at birthh (females/males, years)56.0 / 53.857.8 / 55.459.4 / 57.3e
    Population age distribution (0-14/60+ years old, %)38.5 / 4.437.5 / 4.136.8 / 3.7a
    International migrant stocki (000/% of total pop.)8.7 / 0.9209.6 / 17.9230.6 / 16.4e
    Infant mortality rateh (per 1 000 live births)84.673.866.1e
    Health: Current expendituref (% of GDP)1.82.93d
    Health: Physicians (per 1 000 pop.)......0.4j
    Education: Primary gross enrol. ratio (f/m per 100 pop.)68.9 / 69.861.6 / 62.0... / ...
    Education: Secondary gross enrol. ratio (f/m per 100 pop.)22.1 / 29.9k... / ...... / ...
    Education: Upper secondary gross enrol. ratio (f/m per 100 pop.)5.6 / 13.3k... / ...... / ...
    Seats held by women in national parliaments (%)102423l
    Environment and infrastructure indicators
    2010 2015 2021
    Individuals using the Internet (per 100 inhabitants)621.3f26.2f,j
    Threatened species (number)130155234
    Forested area (% of land area)90.388.887.9d
    CO2 emission estimates (million tons/tons per capita)7.9 / 8.35.7 / 4.96.0 / 4.5d
    Energy production, primaryf (Petajoules)884820647d
    Energy supply per capita (Gigajoules)829376d
    Important sites for terrestrial biodiversity protected (%)100100100e
    Net Official Development Assist. received (% of GNI)0.890.080.75b
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