Senegal

Country Indicators1 Country indicators

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Capital

Dakar

2014

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Language

French

2014

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Surface area

196,710 Sq Km

2014

World Bank

Neighboring countries

The Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Mali, Mauritania

2014

Maps of the World

Time Zone

GMT = Greenwich Mean Time

2014

World Atlas

Geographical distance from the NL

4626,4 KM

2014

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Population

14,548,000

2014

World Bank

Population growth (annual %)

2.9%

2013

World Bank

Population ages 15-64 (% of total)

54%

2013

World Bank

Middle Class in Total Population (%)

35.7%

2010

African Development Bank

Human Development Index

0.485 (Low Development)

2013

UNDP

Education Index

0.368

2013

UNDP

Global competitiveness Index

3.7 (1-7 (best))

2014-2015

World Economic Form

Economy_1 Economy

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

GDP per capita (current US$)

US$ 1047

2013

World Bank

GDP Annual Growth Rate

4.60 %

2014

Trading Economics

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)

US$ 1050

2013

World Bank

Inflation rate

3.5%

2014

Trading Economics

Foreign Direct Investment

298,2 million $

2014

World Investment Report 2014 UNCTAD

Distance to Frontier

(0 lowest performance - 100 represents the frontier)

49.37

2015

Doing Business

Economic union membership

ECOWAS

2014

UNECA

Risks1 Risks

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Corruption Perception index

Rank: 69 (0-175)

Score: 43 (0-100)

2014

Transparency International Index

Control of Corruption

Percentile Rank: 50.24 (0-100)

Score: -0.28 (-2.5 to 2.5)

2013

Transparency International Index

Political Stability and Absence of Violence/Terrorism

Percentile Rank: 43.13 (0-100)

Score: -0.09 (-2.5 to 2.5)

2013

Gov Indicators

Estimate of governance effectiveness

Percentile Rank: 37.80 (0-100)

Score: -0.48(-2.5 to 2.5)

2013

Gov Indicators

World Risk Index

Rank: 30 (0-171)

Score: 10.96 % (0-100)

2014

United Nations University

Natural Hazards

Lowlands seasonally flooded; periodic droughts

2015

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Accessibility Accessibility

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Sea accesibility

Presence of port: 3

Presence of container terminal: 2

2014

Searates.com

Ease of doing business index

161 (1-189)

2014

Doing Business

Ease of trading across borders

4 (1 (best) - 47 )

2014

Doing Business

Logistics performance Index

Rank: 101 (0-160)

Score: 2.62 (1-5)

2014

World Bank

Culture Culture

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Power Distance Index

70 (1 lowest - 120 highest)

2010

The Hofstede Centre

Individualism/Collectivism

25 (1 lowest - 120 highest)

2010

The Hofstede Centre

Masculinity

45 (1 lowest - 120 highest)

2010

The Hofstede Centre

Uncertainty/Avoidance Index

55 (1 lowest - 120 highest)

2010

The Hofstede Centre

Long Term Orientation

25 (1 lowest - 120 highest)

2010

The Hofstede Centre

Productie_1 Production

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Crop production index

130.2 (2004-2006=100)

2012

World Bank

Food production index

134.7 (2004 -2006=100)

2012

World Bank

Top 5 production commodities

14 Meat indigenous, ass
15 Fonio
22 Millet
23 Cow peas, dry
26 Melonseed

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=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)

58

2014

World Bank

Taxes on corporate income (%)

30%

2014

PWC

Total tax rate

45.1%

2014

PWC

Value-added Tax (VAT)

18%

2015

VAT Live

handen_square Trade

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)

47%

2013

World Bank

Imports US$

$5.61 billion

2013

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Time to import (days)

14 days

2014

World Bank

Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)

26%

2013

World Bank

Exports US$

$2.691 billion

2013

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Time to export (days)

12 days

2014

World Bank

Balance of Trade

-234.40 CFA Franc Billion

2014

Trading Economics

Net barter terms of trade index (2000 = 100)

109.1

2013

World Bank

Business Business

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Business Confidence

N.A.

2014

Trading Economics

Time required to start a business (days)

6 days

2014

Doing Business

Industrial production growth rate

3%

2013

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

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

37,9%

2014

World Bank

Manufacturing, value added (annual % growth)

-5%

2013

World Bank

Consumer Spending (% of GDP)

78%

2013

World Bank

Consumer Price Index (2010=100)

106

2014

World Bank

Agribiz Agribusiness

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Agricultural land

49.4% of land area

2012

World Bank

Cereal yield

1117238 (kg per hectare)

2013

World Bank

Land use

arable land: 19.57%
permanent crops: 0.28%
other: 80.15%

2011

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

infra3 Infrastructure

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people)

93

2013

World Bank

Internet users

Internet users: 3,194,190

% of Pop with Internet: 21.96%

2014

Internet Live Stats

Roadways

total: 14,008 km
paved: 4,099 km
unpaved: 9,909 km

2003

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Improved sanitation facilities (%of population with access)

51,9 %

2012

World Bank

Rail ways (Total Km)

906 KM

2008

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Electric power consumption

2.22 billion kWh

2010

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Improved water source (% of population with access)

% of pop. with access: 74,1%

% of rural pop. with access: 60,3%

% of urban pop. With access: 92,5%

2012

World Bank

Naamloos Labour

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Unemployment Rate

10.20 %

2011

Trading economics

Labor force

6107986

2013

World Bank

Income

Lower–middle-income:
US$1,006–3,975

2012-2013

World Bank

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