Guinea

Country Indicators1 Country indicators

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Capital

Conakry

2014

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Language

French

2014

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Surface area

245,860 Sq Km

2014

World Bank

Neighboring countries

Côte d'Ivoire, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Senegal, Sierra Leone

2014

Maps of the World

Time Zone

GMT = Greenwich Mean Time

2014

World Atlas

Geographical distance from the NL

5041,4 KM

2014

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Population

12,044,000

2014

World Bank

Population growth (annual %)

2.5%

2013

World Bank

Population ages 15-64 (% of total)

55%

2013

World Bank

Middle Class in Total Population (%)

10.6%

2010

African Development Bank

Human Development Index

0.392 (Low Development)

2013

UNDP

Education Index

0.294

2013

UNDP

Global competitiveness Index

2.8 (1-7 (best))

2014-2015

World Economic Form

Economy_1 Economy

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

GDP per capita (current US$)

US$ 523

2013

World Bank

GDP Annual Growth Rate

2.50%

2013

Trading Economics

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)

US$ 460

2013

World Bank

Inflation rate

13%

2014

Trading Economics

Foreign Direct Investment

24,8 million $

2014

World Investment Report 2014 UNCTAD

Distance to Frontier

(0 lowest performance - 100 represents the frontier)

47.42

2015

Doing Business

Economic union membership

ECOWAS

2014

UNECA

Risks1 Risks

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Corruption Perception index

Rank: 145 (0-175)

Score: 25 (0-100)

2014

Transparency International Index

Control of Corruption

Percentile Rank: 13.40 (0-100)

Score: -1.06 (-2.5 to 2.5)

2013

Transparency International Index

Political Stability and Absence of Violence/Terrorism

Percentile Rank: 11.37 (0-100)

Score: -1.23(-2.5 to 2.5)

2013

Gov Indicators

Estimate of governance effectiveness

Percentile Rank: 9.09 (0-100)

Score: -1.32 (-2.5 to 2.5)

2013

Gov Indicators

World Risk Index

Rank: 48 (0-171)

Score: 8.53 % (0-100)

2014

United Nations University

Natural Hazards

Hot, dry, dusty harmattan haze may reduce visibility during dry season

2015

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Accessibility Accessibility

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Sea accesibility

Presence of port: 1

Presence of container terminal: 1

2014

Searates.com

Ease of doing business index

169 (1-189)

2014

Doing Business

Ease of trading across borders

19 (1 (best) - 47 )

2014

Doing Business

Logistics performance Index

Rank: 122 (0-160)

Score: 2.46 (1-5)

2014

World Bank

Productie_1 Production

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Crop production index

121.5 (2004-2006=100)

2012

World Bank

Food production index

122.3 (2004 -2006=100)

2012

World Bank

Top 5 production commodities

7 Fonio
18 Fruit, citrus nes
26 Maize, green
30 Pulses, nes
31 Palm kernels

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=GNF 7,010.0000

2014

Trading economics

Interest Rate (%)

13.00%

2014

Trading economics

Lending interest rate (%)

N.A.

2013

World Bank

Taxes Taxes

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Tax payments (number)

57

2014

World Bank

Taxes on corporate income (%)

N.A.

2014

PWC

Total tax rate

68.3%

2014

PWC

Value-added Tax (VAT)

18%

2015

VAT Live

handen_square Trade

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)

55%

2013

World Bank

Imports US$

$2.384 billion

2013

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Time to import (days)

31 days

2014

World Bank

Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)

28%

2013

World Bank

Exports US$

$1.31 billion

2013

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Time to export (days)

36 days

2014

World Bank

Balance of Trade

-103.83 USD Million

2013

Trading Economics

Net barter terms of trade index (2000 = 100)

98.1

2013

World Bank

Business Business

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Business Confidence

N.A.

2014

Trading Economics

Time required to start a business (days)

8 days

2014

Doing Business

Industrial production growth rate

4.6%

2013

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

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

50,1%

2014

World Bank

Manufacturing, value added (annual % growth)

1,45%

2013

World Bank

Consumer Spending (% of GDP)

102%

2013

World Bank

Consumer Price Index (2010=100)

156

2014

World Bank

Agribiz Agribusiness

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Agricultural land

58.0% of land area

2012

World Bank

Cereal yield

2255000 (kg per hectare)

2013

World Bank

Land use

arable land: 11.59%
permanent crops: 2.81%
other: 85.6%

2011

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

infra3 Infrastructure

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people)

63

2013

World Bank

Internet users

Internet users: 205,194

% of Pop with Internet: 1.70%

2014

Internet Live Stats

Roadways

total: 44,348 km
paved: 4,342 km
unpaved: 40,006 km

2003

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Improved sanitation facilities (%of population with access)

18,9 %

2012

World Bank

Rail ways (Total Km)

1,185 KM

2008

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Electric power consumption

901.2 million kWh

2010

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Improved water source (% of population with access)

% of pop. with access: 74,8%

% of rural pop. with access: 65%

% of urban pop. With access: 92,2%

2012

World Bank

Naamloos Labour

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Unemployment Rate

22.30 %

2009

Trading economics

Labor force

4878293

2013

World Bank

Income

Low-income:
US$1,005 or below

2012-2013

World Bank

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