Madagascar

Country Indicators1 Country indicators

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Capital

Antananarivo

2014

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Language

French, Malagasy

2014

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Surface area

587,295 Sq Km

2014

World Bank

Neighboring countries

Maritime borders: Comoros, Mozambique, Seychelles

2014

Maps of the World

Time Zone

EAT ( + 3 hours from UTC)

2014

World Atlas

Geographical distance from the NL

8904,5 KM

2014

Info Please- Distance calculator

Population

23,572,000

2014

World Bank

Population growth (annual %)

2.8%

2013

World Bank

Population ages 15-64 (% of total)

55%

2013

World Bank

Middle Class in Total Population (%)

9.0%

2010

African Development Bank

Human Development Index

0.498 (Low Development)

2013

UNDP

Education Index

0.458

2013

UNDP

Global competitiveness Index

3.4 (1-7 (best))

2014-2015

World Economic Form

Economy_1 Economy

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

GDP per capita (current US$)

US$ 463

2013

World Bank

GDP Annual Growth Rate

2.60 %

2013

Trading Economics

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)

US$ 440

2013

World Bank

Inflation rate

9.5%

2014

Trading Economics

Foreign Direct Investment

837,5 million $

2014

World Investment Report 2014 UNCTAD

Distance to Frontier

(0 lowest performance - 100 represents the frontier)

49.25

2015

Doing Business

Economic union membership

  • COMESA
  • SADC

2014

UNECA

Risks1 Risks

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Corruption Perception index

Rank: 133 (0-175)

Score: 28 (0-100)

2014

Transparency International Index

Control of Corruption

Percentile Rank: 27.27 (0-100)

Score: -0.69 (-2.5 to 2.5)

2013

Transparency International Index

Political Stability and Absence of Violence/Terrorism

Percentile Rank: 23.22 (0-100)

Score: -0.71 (-2.5 to 2.5)

2013

Gov Indicators

Estimate of governance effectiveness

Percentile Rank: 13.88 (0-100)

Score: -1.12 (-2.5 to 2.5)

2013

Gov Indicators

World Risk Index

Rank: 29 (0-171)

Score: 11.20 % (0-100)

2014

United Nations University

Natural Hazards

Periodic cyclones; drought; and locust infestation

2015

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Accessibility Accessibility

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Sea accesibility

Presence of port: 6

Presence of container terminal: 4

2014

Searates.com

Ease of doing business index

163 (1-189)

2014

Doing Business

Ease of trading across borders

7 (1 (best) - 47 )

2014

Doing Business

Logistics performance Index

Rank: 132 (0-160)

Score: 2.38 (1-5)

2014

World Bank

Productie_1 Production

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Crop production index

123.4 (2004-2006=100)

2012

World Bank

Food production index

120.2 (2004 -2006=100)

2012

World Bank

Top 5 production commodities

8 Vanilla
10 Cloves
12 Cashewapple
14 Sisal
16 Cinnamon (canella)

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=MGA 2,620.0000

2014

Trading economics

Interest Rate (%)

9.50%

2014

Trading economics

Lending interest rate (%)

60.0%

2013

World Bank

Taxes Taxes

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Tax payments (number)

23

2014

World Bank

Taxes on corporate income (%)

20%

2014

PWC

Total tax rate

35.1%

2014

PWC

Value-added Tax (VAT)

20%

2015

VAT Live

handen_square Trade

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)

43%

2013

World Bank

Imports US$

$2.794 billion

2013

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Time to import (days)

21 days

2014

World Bank

Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)

30%

2013

World Bank

Exports US$

$644.4 million

2013

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Time to export (days)

22 days

2014

World Bank

Balance of Trade

-123671.00 million MGA

2014

Trading Economics

Net barter terms of trade index (2000 = 100)

81.0

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%

2013

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

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

94,1%

2014

World Bank

Manufacturing, value added (annual % growth)

N.A.

2013

World Bank

Consumer Spending (% of GDP)

89%

2013

World Bank

Consumer Price Index (2010=100)

123

2014

World Bank

Agribiz Agribusiness

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Agricultural land

71.2% of land area

2012

World Bank

Cereal yield

1606500 (kg per hectare)

2013

World Bank

Land use

arable land: 5.96%
permanent crops: 1.02%
other: 93.02%

2011

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

infra3 Infrastructure

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people)

36

2013

World Bank

Internet users

Internet users: 17,321,756

% of Pop with Internet: 73.84%

2014

Internet Live Stats

Roadways

total: 34,476 km
paved: 5,613 km
unpaved: 2,886 km

2010

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Improved sanitation facilities (%of population with access)

13,9 %

2012

World Bank

Rail ways (Total Km)

845 KM

2008

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Electric power consumption

1.126 billion kWh

2010

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Improved water source (% of population with access)

% of pop. with access: 49,6%

% of rural pop. with access: 35,4%

% of urban pop. With access: 78,2%

2012

World Bank

Naamloos Labour

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Unemployment Rate

3.80 %

2010

Trading economics

Labor force

11688011

2013

World Bank

Income

Low-income:
US$1,005 or below

2012-2013

World Bank

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