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Lao People’s Democratic Republic

  • President:Bounnhang Vorachith
  • Prime Minister:Thongloun Sisoulith
  • Capital city:Vientiane (Viangchan)
  • Languages:Lao (official), French, English, various ethnic languages
  • Government
  • National statistics office
  • Population, persons:6,858,160 (2017)
  • Area, sq km:230,800 (2017)
  • GDP per capita, US$:2,457 (2017)
  • GDP, billion current US$:16.9 (2017)
  • GINI index:36.4 (2012)
  • Ease of Doing Business rank:141 (2017)

Port Statistics

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    • July 2018
      Source: United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
      Uploaded by: Knoema
      Accessed On: 31 January, 2019
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      The dataset provides information on the ownership of the merchant fleet for all countries. "Ownership” refers to “Beneficial Ownership Location”: it indicates the economy in which the company that has the main commercial responsibility for the vessel is located. The economy of beneficial ownership may be different from the country in which the vessel is registered.