Uganda

Country Indicators1 Country indicators

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Capital

Kampala

2014

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Language

English

2014

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Surface area

241,550 Sq Km

2014

World Bank

Neighboring countries

Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania

2014

Maps of the World

Time Zone

EAT ( + 3 hours from UTC)

2014

World Atlas

Geographical distance from the NL

6317 KM

2014

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Population

38,845,000

2014

World Bank

Population growth (annual %)

3.3%

2013

World Bank

Population ages 15-64 (% of total)

49%

2013

World Bank

Middle Class in Total Population (%)

18.7%

2010

African Development Bank

Human Development Index

0.484 (Low Development)

2013

UNDP

Education Index

0.479

2013

UNDP

Global competitiveness Index

3.6 (1-7 (best))

2014-2015

World Economic Form

Economy_1 Economy

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

GDP per capita (current US$)

US$ 572

2013

World Bank

GDP Annual Growth Rate

5.40 %

2014

Trading Economics

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)

US$ 550

2013

World Bank

Inflation rate

11%

2014

Trading Economics

Foreign Direct Investment

1145,8 million $

2014

World Investment Report 2014 UNCTAD

Distance to Frontier

(0 lowest performance - 100 represents the frontier)

51.11

2015

Doing Business

Economic union membership

  • EAC
  • COMESA

2014

UNECA

Risks1 Risks

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Corruption Perception index

Rank: 142 (0-175)

Score: 26 (0-100)

2014

Transparency International Index

Control of Corruption

Percentile Rank: 13.88 (0-100)

Score: -1.05 (-2.5 to 2.5)

2013

Transparency International Index

Political Stability and Absence of Violence/Terrorism

Percentile Rank: 19.91 (0-100)

Score: -1.84 (-2.5 to 2.5)

2013

Gov Indicators

Estimate of governance effectiveness

Percentile Rank: 33.01 (0-100)

Score: 0.58 (-2.5 to 2.5)

2013

Gov Indicators

World Risk Index

Rank: 84 (0-171)

Score: 6.69 % (0-100)

2014

United Nations University

Natural Hazards

N.A.

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

150 (1-189)

2014

Doing Business

Ease of trading across borders

30 (1 (best) - 47 )

2014

Doing Business

Logistics performance Index

Rank: N.A.

Score: N.A.

2014

World Bank

Productie_1 Production

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Crop production index

106.7 (2004-2006=100)

2012

World Bank

Food production index

110.6 (2004 -2006=100)

2012

World Bank

Top 5 production commodities

10 Plantains
16 Sweet potatoes
16 Pigeon peas
19 Sesame seed
22 Cow peas, dry

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=UGX 2,750.0000

2014

Trading economics

Interest Rate (%)

11.00%

2014

Trading economics

Lending interest rate (%)

23.3%

2013

World Bank

Taxes Taxes

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Tax payments (number)

31

2014

World Bank

Taxes on corporate income (%)

30%

2014

PWC

Total tax rate

36.5%

2014

PWC

Value-added Tax (VAT)

18%

2015

VAT Live

handen_square Trade

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)

35%

2013

World Bank

Imports US$

$4.858 billion

2013

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Time to import (days)

31 days

2014

World Bank

Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)

24%

2013

World Bank

Exports US$

$3.156 billion

2013

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Time to export (days)

28 days

2014

World Bank

Balance of Trade

-248.80 USD Million

2014

Trading Economics

Net barter terms of trade index (2000 = 100)

106.1

2013

World Bank

Business Business

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Business Confidence

57.36

2014

Trading Economics

Time required to start a business (days)

32 days

2014

Doing Business

Industrial production growth rate

3.8%

2013

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

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

114,6%

2014

World Bank

Manufacturing, value added (annual % growth)

6%

2013

World Bank

Consumer Spending (% of GDP)

79%

2013

World Bank

Consumer Price Index (2010=100)

143

2014

World Bank

Agribiz Agribusiness

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Agricultural land

70.4% of land area

2012

World Bank

Cereal yield

1637200 (kg per hectare)

2013

World Bank

Land use

arable land: 27.94%
permanent crops: 9.11%
other: 62.95%

2011

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

infra3 Infrastructure

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people)

44

2013

World Bank

Internet users

Internet users: 6,523,949

% of Pop with Internet: 16.79%

2014

Internet Live Stats

Roadways

total: 20,000 km (does not include local roads)
paved: 3,264 km
unpaved: 16,736 km

2011

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Improved sanitation facilities (%of population with access)

33,9 %

2012

World Bank

Rail ways (Total Km)

1,244 KM

2008

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Electric power consumption

2.192 billion 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: 71%

% of urban pop. With access: 94,8%

2012

World Bank

Naamloos Labour

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Unemployment Rate

4.20 %

2010

Trading economics

Labor force

15030278

2013

World Bank

Income

Low-income:
US$1,005 or below

2012-2013

World Bank

References

Market study: analysis of the oilseed sector

Country evaluation study to assess the Netherlands contribution to the European Development Fund (EDF) 1998-2012