Niger

Country Indicators1 Country indicators

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Capital

Niamey

2014

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Language

French

2014

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Surface area

1,267,000 Sq Km

2014

World Bank

Neighboring countries

Algeria, Benin, Burkina Faso, Chad, Libya, Mali, Nigeria

2014

Maps of the World

Time Zone

WAT (+1 hour from UTC)

2014

World Atlas

Geographical distance from the NL

4314,7 KM

2014

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Population

18,535,000

2014

World Bank

Population growth (annual %)

3.9%

2013

World Bank

Population ages 15-64 (% of total)

47%

2013

World Bank

Middle Class in Total Population (%)

14.0%

2010

African Development Bank

Human Development Index

0.337 (Low Development)

2013

UNDP

Education Index

0.198

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$ 415

2013

World Bank

GDP Annual Growth Rate

6.90%

2014

Trading Economics

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)

US$ 400

2013

World Bank

Inflation rate

3.5%

2014

Trading Economics

Foreign Direct Investment

631,4 million $

2014

World Investment Report 2014 UNCTAD

Distance to Frontier

(0 lowest performance - 100 represents the frontier)

47.63

2015

Doing Business

Economic union membership

ECOWAS

2014

UNECA

Risks1 Risks

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Corruption Perception index

Rank: 103 (0-175)

Score: 35 (0-100)

2014

Transparency International Index

Control of Corruption

Percentile Rank: 35.41 (0-100)

Score: 0.57(-2.5 to 2.5)

2013

Transparency International Index

Political Stability and Absence of Violence/Terrorism

Percentile Rank: 9.95 (0-100)

Score: -1.30 (-2.5 to 2.5)

2013

Gov Indicators

Estimate of governance effectiveness

Percentile Rank: 27.75 (0-100)

Score: -0.71(-2.5 to 2.5)

2013

Gov Indicators

World Risk Index

Rank: 24 (0-171)

Score: 11.45 % (0-100)

2014

United Nations University

Natural Hazards

Recurring droughts

2015

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Accessibility Accessibility

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Sea accesibility

Presence of port: Landlocked

Presence of container terminal: Landlocked

2014

Searates.com

Ease of doing business index

168 (1-189)

2014

Doing Business

Ease of trading across borders

42 (1 (best) - 47 )

2014

Doing Business

Logistics performance Index

Rank: 130 (0-160)

Score: 2.39 (1-5)

2014

World Bank

Productie_1 Production

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Crop production index

172.7 (2004-2006=100)

2012

World Bank

Food production index

140.3 (2004 -2006=100)

2012

World Bank

Top 5 production commodities

9 Cow peas, dry
10 Bambara beans
12 Meat indigenous, ass
12 Millet
13 Fonio

2014

FAOStat

Crude Oil Production

20,000 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=XOF 554.2700

2014

Trading economics

Interest Rate (%)

3.50%

2014

Trading economics

Lending interest rate (%)

N.A.

2013

World Bank

Taxes Taxes

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Tax payments (number)

41

2014

World Bank

Taxes on corporate income (%)

N.A.

2014

PWC

Total tax rate

47.8%

2014

PWC

Value-added Tax (VAT)

18%

2015

VAT Live

handen_square Trade

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)

41%

2013

World Bank

Imports US$

$2.314 billion

2013

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Time to import (days)

61 days

2014

World Bank

Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)

23%

2013

World Bank

Exports US$

$1.539 billion

2013

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Time to export (days)

56 days

2014

World Bank

Balance of Trade

-75284.00 FCFA Million

2014

Trading Economics

Net barter terms of trade index (2000 = 100)

172.7

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

5.7%

2013

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

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

31,6%

2014

World Bank

Manufacturing, value added (annual % growth)

10%

2013

World Bank

Consumer Spending (% of GDP)

69%

2013

World Bank

Consumer Price Index (2010=100)

106

2014

World Bank

Agribiz Agribusiness

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Agricultural land

34.6% of land area

2012

World Bank

Cereal yield

10242900(kg per hectare)

2013

World Bank

Land use

arable land: 11.79%
permanent crops: 0.05%
other: 88.16%

2011

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

infra3 Infrastructure

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people)

39

2013

World Bank

Internet users

Internet users: 298,31

% of Pop with Internet: 1.61%

2014

Internet Live Stats

Roadways

total: 18,949 km
paved: 3,912 km
unpaved: 15,037 km

2010

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Improved sanitation facilities (%of population with access)

9 %

2012

World Bank

Rail ways (Total Km)

N.A.

2008

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Electric power consumption

832.5 million kWh

2010

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Improved water source (% of population with access)

% of pop. with access: 52,3%

% of rural pop. with access: 42,1%

% of urban pop. With access: 98,7%

2012

World Bank

Naamloos Labour

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Unemployment Rate

2.25 %

2008

Trading economics

Labor force

5757633

2013

World Bank

Income

Low-income:
US$1,005 or below

2012-2013

World Bank

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