Comoros

Country Indicators1 Country indicators

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Capital

Moroni

2014

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Language

Arabic, French

2014

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Surface area

1,861 Sq Km

2014

World Bank

Neighboring countries

Maritime borders: Madagascar, Mozambique, Seychelles, Tanzania

2014

Maps of the World

Time Zone

EAT ( + 3 hours from UTC)

2014

World Atlas

Geographical distance from the NL

7988,4 KM

2014

Info Please- Distance calculator

Population

752,000

2014

World Bank

Population growth (annual %)

2.4%

2013

World Bank

Population ages 15-64 (% of total)

55%

2013

World Bank

Middle Class in Total Population (%)

24.8%

2010

African Development Bank

Human Development Index

0.488 (Low Development)

2013

UNDP

Education Index

0.450

2013

UNDP

Global competitiveness Index

N.A.

2014-2015

World Economic Form

Economy_1 Economy

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

GDP per capita (current US$)

US$ 815

2013

World Bank

GDP Annual Growth Rate

3.5%

2013

Trading Economics

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)

US$ 840

2013

World Bank

Inflation rate

1.49%

2014

Trading Economics

Foreign Direct Investment

13,9 million $

2014

World Investment Report 2014 UNCTAD

Distance to Frontier

(0 lowest performance - 100 represents the frontier)

49.56

2015

Doing Business

Economic union membership

COMESA

2014

UNECA

Risks1 Risks

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Corruption Perception index

Rank: 142 (0-175)

Score: 26 (0-100)

2014

Transparency International Index

Control of Corruption

Percentile Rank: 24.88 (0-100)

Score: -0.73 (-2.5 to 2.5)

2013

Transparency International Index

Political Stability and Absence of Violence/Terrorism

Percentile Rank: 38.39 (0-100)

Score: -0.24 (-2.5 to 2.5)

2013

Gov Indicators

Estimate of governance effectiveness

Percentile Rank: 6.70 (0-100)

Score: -1.44 (-2.5 to 2.5)

2013

Gov Indicators

World Risk Index

Rank: 66 (0-171)

Score: 7.44 % (0-100)

2014

United Nations University

Natural Hazards

Cyclones possible during rainy season (December to April); volcanic activity on Grand Comore

2015

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Accessibility Accessibility

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Sea accesibility

Presence of port: 2 (incl. Mayotte)

Presence of container terminal: 3 (incl. Mayotte)

2014

Searates.com

Ease of doing business index

159 (1-189)

2014

Doing Business

Ease of trading across borders

21 (1 (best) - 47 )

2014

Doing Business

Logistics performance Index

Rank: 128 (0-160)

Score: 2.40 (1-5)

2014

World Bank

Productie_1 Production

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Crop production index

111.8 (2004-2006=100)

2012

World Bank

Food production index

111.5 (2004 -2006=100)

2012

World Bank

Top 5 production commodities

15 Cloves
26 Cinnamon (canella)
28 Vanilla
35 Pigeon peas
44 Taro (cocoyam)

2014

FAOStat

Crude Oil Production

0 bbl/day

2012

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Stapels-dollars Money

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Trend devaluation US$-local currency through the years

1USD=KMF 364.5000

2014

Trading economics

Interest Rate (%)

1.49 %

2014

Trading economics

Lending interest rate (%)

10.5 %

2013

World Bank

Taxes Taxes

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Tax payments (number)

33

2014

World Bank

Taxes on corporate income (%)

N.A.

2014

PWC

Total tax rate

216.5%

2014

PWC

Value-added Tax (VAT)

10%

2015

VAT Live

handen_square Trade

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)

62%

2013

World Bank

Imports US$

$208.8 million

2013

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Time to import (days)

24 days

2014

World Bank

Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)

16 %

2013

World Bank

Exports US$

$19.7 million

2013

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Time to export (days)

31 days

2014

World Bank

Balance of Trade

-77084.00 KMF Million

2013

Trading Economics

Net barter terms of trade index (2000 = 100)

83.2

2013

World Bank

Business Business

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Business Confidence

N.A.

2014

Trading Economics

Time required to start a business (days)

15 days

2014

Doing Business

Industrial production growth rate

4%

2013

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Cost of business start-up procedures (% of GNI per capita)

30 %

2014

World Bank

Manufacturing, value added (annual % growth)

2%

2013

World Bank

Consumer Spending (% of GDP)

107 %

2013

World Bank

Consumer Price Index (2010=100)

106

2014

World Bank

Agribiz Agribusiness

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Agricultural land

83.3 % of land area

2012

World Bank

Cereal yield

25500 (kg per hectare)

2013

World Bank

Land use

arable land: 44.06%
permanent crops: 31.17%
other: 24.77%

2011

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

infra3 Infrastructure

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people)

47

2013

World Bank

Internet users

Internet users: 49,32

% of Pop with Internet: 6.55%

2014

Internet Live Stats

Roadways

total: 880 km
paved: 673 km
unpaved: 207 km

2002

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Improved sanitation facilities (%of population with access)

N.A.

2012

World Bank

Rail ways (Total Km)

N.A.

2008

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Electric power consumption

37.2 million kWh

2010

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Improved water source (% of population with access)

% of pop. with access: N.A.

% of rural pop. with access: 96,7%

% of urban pop. With access: N.A.

2012

World Bank

Naamloos Labour

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Unemployment Rate

13.50 %

2004

Trading economics

Labor force

245166

2013

World Bank

Income

Low-income:
US$1,005 or below

2012-2013

World Bank

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