Rwanda

Country Indicators1 Country indicators

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Capital

Kigali

2014

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Language

Kinyarwanda, French, English

2014

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Surface area

26,340 Sq Km

2014

World Bank

Neighboring countries

Burundi, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Tanzania, Uganda

2014

Maps of the World

Time Zone

CAT (+2hours from UTC)

2014

World Atlas

Geographical distance from the NL

6464,3 KM

2014

Info Please- Distance calculator

Population

12,100,000

2014

World Bank

Population growth (annual %)

2.7%

2013

World Bank

Population ages 15-64 (% of total)

55%

2013

World Bank

Middle Class in Total Population (%)

7.7%

2010

African Development Bank

Human Development Index

0.506 (Medium Development)

2013

UNDP

Education Index

0.478

2013

UNDP

Global competitiveness Index

4.3 (1-7 (best))

2014-2015

World Economic Form

Economy_1 Economy

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

GDP per capita (current US$)

US$ 639

2013

World Bank

GDP Annual Growth Rate

7.80 %

2014

Trading Economics

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)

US$ 630

2013

World Bank

Inflation rate

6.50%

2014

Trading Economics

Foreign Direct Investment

110,7 million $

2014

World Investment Report 2014 UNCTAD

Distance to Frontier

(0 lowest performance - 100 represents the frontier)

70.47

2015

Doing Business

Economic union membership

  • EAC
  • COMESA

2014

UNECA

Risks1 Risks

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Corruption Perception index

Rank: 55 (0-175)

Score: 49 (0-100)

2014

Transparency International Index

Control of Corruption

Percentile Rank: 72.25 (0-100)

Score: 0.65 (-2.5 to 2.5)

2013

Transparency International Index

Political Stability and Absence of Violence/Terrorism

Percentile Rank: 43.60 (0-100)

Score: -0.08(-2.5 to 2.5)

2013

Gov Indicators

Estimate of governance effectiveness

Percentile Rank: 55.50 (0-100)

Score: 0.00 (-2.5 to 2.5)

2013

Gov Indicators

World Risk Index

Rank: 69 (0-171)

Score: 7.30 % (0-100)

2014

United Nations University

Natural Hazards

Periodic droughts; the volcanic Virunga mountains are in the northwest along the border with Democratic Republic of the Congo

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

46 (1-189)

2014

Doing Business

Ease of trading across borders

33 (1 (best) - 47 )

2014

Doing Business

Logistics performance Index

Rank: 80 (0-160)

Score: 2.76 (1-5)

2014

World Bank

Productie_1 Production

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Crop production index

171.3 (2004-2006=100)

2012

World Bank

Food production index

168.5 (2004 -2006=100)

2012

World Bank

Top 5 production commodities

15 Plantains
23 Pyrethrum, dried
24 Taro (cocoyam)
26 Avocados
27 Beans, dry

2014

FAOStat

Crude Oil Production

10 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=RWF 88.0000

2014

Trading economics

Interest Rate (%)

6.50%

2014

Trading economics

Lending interest rate (%)

N.A.

2013

World Bank

Taxes Taxes

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Tax payments (number)

17

2014

World Bank

Taxes on corporate income (%)

30%

2014

PWC

Total tax rate

33.5%

2014

PWC

Value-added Tax (VAT)

18%

2015

VAT Live

handen_square Trade

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)

31%

2013

World Bank

Imports US$

$1.937 billion

2013

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Time to import (days)

27 days

2014

World Bank

Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)

14%

2013

World Bank

Exports US$

$538.3 million

2013

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Time to export (days)

26 days

2014

World Bank

Balance of Trade

-85604.00 Million RWF

2013

Trading Economics

Net barter terms of trade index (2000 = 100)

200.6

2013

World Bank

Business Business

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Business Confidence

N.A.

2014

Trading Economics

Time required to start a business (days)

6,5 days

2014

Doing Business

Industrial production growth rate

6%

2013

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

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

17,5%

2014

World Bank

Manufacturing, value added (annual % growth)

5%

2013

World Bank

Consumer Spending (% of GDP)

76%

2013

World Bank

Consumer Price Index (2010=100)

117

2014

World Bank

Agribiz Agribusiness

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Agricultural land

77.8% of land area

2012

World Bank

Cereal yield

459614 (kg per hectare)

2013

World Bank

Land use

arable land: 46.32%
permanent crops: 9.49%
other: 44.19%

2011

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

infra3 Infrastructure

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people)

57

2013

World Bank

Internet users

Internet users: 1,110,043

% of Pop with Internet: 9.17%

2014

Internet Live Stats

Roadways

total: 4,700 km
paved: 1,207 km
unpaved: 3,493 km

2012

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Improved sanitation facilities (%of population with access)

63,8%

2012

World Bank

Rail ways (Total Km)

N.A.

2008

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Electric power consumption

319.6 million kWh

2010

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Improved water source (% of population with access)

% of pop. with access: 70,7%

% of rural pop. with access: 68,3%

% of urban pop. With access: 80,7%

2012

World Bank

Naamloos Labour

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Unemployment Rate

3.40 %

2012

Trading economics

Labor force

5774343

2013

World Bank

Income

Low-income:
US$1,005 or below

2012-2013

World Bank

More information

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