Zimbabwe

Country Indicators1 Country indicators

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Capital

Harare

2014

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Language

English

2014

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Surface area

390,760 Sq Km

2014

World Bank

Neighboring countries

Botswana, Mozambique, South Africa, Zambia

2014

Maps of the World

Time Zone

CAT (+2hours from UTC)

2014

World Atlas

Geographical distance from the NL

8174 KM

2014

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Population

14,599,000

2014

World Bank

Population growth (annual %)

3.1%

2013

World Bank

Population ages 15-64 (% of total)

57%

2013

World Bank

Middle Class in Total Population (%)

N.A.

2010

African Development Bank

Human Development Index

0.492 (Low Development)

2013

UNDP

Education Index

0.500

2013

UNDP

Global competitiveness Index

3.5 (1-7 (best))

2014-2015

World Economic Form

Economy_1 Economy

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

GDP per capita (current US$)

US$ 953

2013

World Bank

GDP Annual Growth Rate

3.70 %

2013

Trading Economics

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)

US$ 860

2013

World Bank

Inflation rate

14.28%

2014

Trading Economics

Foreign Direct Investment

400 million $

2014

World Investment Report 2014 UNCTAD

Distance to Frontier

(0 lowest performance - 100 represents the frontier)

46.95

2015

Doing Business

Economic union membership

  • COMESA
  • SADC

2014

UNECA

Risks1 Risks

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Corruption Perception index

Rank: 156 (0-175)

Score: 21 (0-100)

2014

Transparency International Index

Control of Corruption

Percentile Rank: 2.87 (0-100)

Score: -1.37 (-2.5 to 2.5)

2013

Transparency International Index

Political Stability and Absence of Violence/Terrorism

Percentile Rank: 24.17 (0-100)

Score: -0.69 (-2.5 to 2.5)

2013

Gov Indicators

Estimate of governance effectiveness

Percentile Rank: 12.92(0-100)

Score: -1.14(-2.5 to 2.5)

2013

Gov Indicators

World Risk Index

Rank: 38 (0-171)

Score: 10.01 % (0-100)

2014

United Nations University

Natural Hazards

Recurring droughts; floods and severe storms are rare

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

171 (1-189)

2014

Doing Business

Ease of trading across borders

43 (1 (best) - 47 )

2014

Doing Business

Logistics performance Index

Rank: 137 (0-160)

Score: 2.34 (1-5)

2014

World Bank

Productie_1 Production

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Crop production index

104.4 (2004-2006=100)

2012

World Bank

Food production index

96.9 (2004 -2006=100)

2012

World Bank

Top 5 production commodities

21 Jute
28 Tobacco, unmanufactured
30 Vanilla
34 Tea
34 Pepper (piper spp.)

2014

FAOStat

Crude Oil Production

120 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=ZWD 361.900

2014

Trading economics

Interest Rate (%)

14.28%

2014

Trading economics

Lending interest rate (%)

N.A.

2013

World Bank

Taxes Taxes

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Tax payments (number)

49

2014

World Bank

Taxes on corporate income (%)

25.75%

2014

PWC

Total tax rate

32.8%

2014

PWC

Value-added Tax (VAT)

15%

2015

VAT Live

handen_square Trade

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)

57%

2013

World Bank

Imports US$

$4.571 billion

2013

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Time to import (days)

71 days

2014

World Bank

Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)

29%

2013

World Bank

Exports US$

$3.144 billion

2013

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Time to export (days)

53 days

2014

World Bank

Balance of Trade

-228.07 USD Million

2014

Trading Economics

Net barter terms of trade index (2000 = 100)

104.7

2013

World Bank

Business Business

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Business Confidence

N.A.

2014

Trading Economics

Time required to start a business (days)

90 days

2014

Doing Business

Industrial production growth rate

3.7%

2013

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

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

63,8%

2014

World Bank

Manufacturing, value added (annual % growth)

-0,59%

2013

World Bank

Consumer Spending (% of GDP)

94%

2013

World Bank

Consumer Price Index (2010=100)

109

2014

World Bank

Agribiz Agribusiness

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Agricultural land

42.2% of land area

2012

World Bank

Cereal yield

1378745 (kg per hectare)

2013

World Bank

Land use

arable land: 10.49%
permanent crops: 0.31%
other: 89.2%

2011

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

infra3 Infrastructure

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people)

96

2013

World Bank

Internet users

Internet users: 2,852,757

% of Pop with Internet: 19.54%

2014

Internet Live Stats

Roadways

total: 97,267 km
paved: 18,481 km
unpaved: 78,786 km

2002

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Improved sanitation facilities (%of population with access)

39,9 %

2012

World Bank

Rail ways (Total Km)

3,427 KM

2008

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Electric power consumption

12.57 billion kWh

2010

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Improved water source (% of population with access)

% of pop. with access: 79,9%

% of rural pop. with access: 68,7%

% of urban pop. With access: 97,3%

2012

World Bank

Naamloos Labour

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Unemployment Rate

10.70 %

2011

Trading economics

Labor force

7409840

2013

World Bank

Income

Low-income:
US$1,005 or below

2012-2013

World Bank