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Gambia

Mode of Transport
Air Transportation 625 Number in 2018 WB
National Accounts
GDP 1.62 U.S. dollars, Billions in 2018 IMF + 2 others
Gross Domestic Income 54.12B constant LCU in 2017 WB
Gross National Income 1.6B current US$ in 2018 WB + 2 others
Gross Savings 8.36B current LCU in 2017 WB
Gross Value Added 50.1B constant LCU in 2017 WB
Net Current Transfers from Abroad 8.03B current LCU in 2018 WB
Net Income from Abroad -1.4B current LCU in 2018 WB
Net National Income 1.07B current US$ in 2017 WB
Net Taxes on Production 4.02B constant LCU in 2017 WB
National Accounts Gross Savings
Adjusted Savings 0 % in 2017 WB
Gross Domestic Savings 232,722,100 current LCU in 2017 WB
National Accounts Gross Savings Adjusted Savings
Education Expenditure Adjusted Savings 2.66 % in 2017 WB
National Accounts GDP
Discrepancy in Expenditure Estimate of GDP -939,300 constant LCU in 2017 WB
External Balance on Goods and Services -9.02B constant LCU in 2017 WB
Gross National Expenditure 116.67 % in 2017 WB
National Accounts GDP Gross National Expenditure
Final Consumption Expenditure 102.66 % in 2017 IMF + 2 others
Gross Capital Formation 13.79B Domestic Currency in 2017 IMF + 1 other
National Accounts GDP Gross National Expenditure Gross Capital Formation
Changes in Inventories 0 Domestic Currency in 2017 IMF + 1 other
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 17.01 % in 2017 WB
National Accounts GDP Gross National Expenditure Final Consumption Expenditure
General Government Final Consumption Expenditure 8.34B current LCU in 2017 WB
Household Final Consumption Expenditure 62.93B Domestic Currency in 2017 IMF + 1 other
Balance of Payments Current Account Balance Trade
Exports 152.79 million US dollars in 2018 UNCTAD + 2 others
Goods 18 timeseries
Imports 552.6 million US dollars in 2018 UNCTAD + 2 others
Net Trade -15.64B Domestic Currency in 2017 IMF + 1 other
Services 10 timeseries
Terms of Trade 3,826.18 constant LCU in 2017 WB
Balance of Payments Current Account Balance Trade Exports
Exports as a capacity to import 12.3B constant LCU in 2017 WB
Fertility Indicators
Adolescent Fertility Rate 1 timeseries
Births 569.78 thousands in 2100 UNDESA
Completeness of Birth Registration 72 % in 2013 WB
Crude Birth Rate 13.94 per 1,000 population in 2099 UNDESA + 1 other
Fertility Rate 5.28 births per woman in 2017 WB
Mean Age of Childbearing 31.6 years in 2100 UNDESA
Reproduction 0.95 surviving daughters per woman in 2100 UNDESA
Wanted Fertility Rate 4.9 births per woman in 2013 WB
Demographics
Age Population 1 timeseries
Migration -15.44 thousands in 2100 UNDESA
Population 2,163.77 thousands in 2018 UNCTAD + 3 others
Demographics Age
Adolescent 8 timeseries
Adult 29 timeseries
Children 13 timeseries
Dependency Ratio 88.18 % in 2018 WB
Infant 12.04 infant deaths per 1,000 live births in 2100 UNDESA
Old 12 timeseries
Youth 28 timeseries
Demographics Age Dependency Ratio (% in 2018)
Child Dependency Ratio 83.3 WB
Old-Age Dependency Ratio 4.87 WB
Demographics Population
Density Population 2 timeseries
Natural Change 4.94 per 1000 population in 2100 UNDESA
Education Level Basic Education
Lower Secondary Education 14 timeseries
Primary Education 77.05 % in 2015 WB
Education Level Intermediate Education
Secondary Education 94.42 % in 2013 WB
Land Use Land Use Type
Agricultural Area 2 timeseries
Arable 0.2 hectares/person in 2016 WB
Country Area 1 timeseries
Cropland Area 1 timeseries
Forest Area 1 timeseries
Land Area 2 timeseries
Marine Area Protected 1 timeseries
Economic Activity Industry and Construction Industry
Mining Gross Value Added Growth 6.74 % of GDP in 2017 UNSD
Economic Activity Services Educational services, health care, and social assistance Education
Expenditures 2.06 % in 2016 WB
Economic Activity Services ICT
High Technology Exports Goods 0.08 % in 2017 WB
Health Deaths (% in 2016)
Communicable Diseases 54.8 WB
Non-communicable Diseases 34.3 WB
Health Communicable Diseases
AIDS Deaths 1 timeseries
Diphteria Children Immunization 1 timeseries
Hepatitis B Age 1 Immunization 1 timeseries
HIV 26,000 numbers in 2018 WB
Measles Children Immunization 1 timeseries
Tuberculosis 3 timeseries
Agriculture Indicators (1000 ha)
Area Equipped for Full Control Irrigation 5 in 2011 FAO
Area Equipped for Irrigation 5 in 2011 FAO
Laying Eggs 2 timeseries
Production 31 timeseries
Slaughtered 11 timeseries
Stocks 10 timeseries
Water Management 80 in 2013 FAO
Yield 20 timeseries
National Defense
National Defense Military 1 timeseries
Armed forces 0.14 % in 2017 WB
Military 4 timeseries
Tourism Indicators
Arrivals International Tourism 1 timeseries
Contribution Tourism 6 timeseries
Departures International Tourism 1 timeseries
Expenditure 7.5 LCU in billions in 2018 WTTC
Investment 1.37 LCU in billions in 2018 WTTC
Receipts International Tourism 4 timeseries
Agriculture
Water Resources 8 10^9 m3/year in 2017 FAO
Agriculture Agricultural Products Dairy Products
Milk 54,664 Head in 2017 FAO
Agriculture Water Resources
External 0 10^9 m3/year in 2017 FAO
Ground Water 0.5 10^9 m3/year in 2017 FAO
Internal 0.5 10^9 m3/year in 2017 FAO
Precipitation 836 mm/year in 2017 FAO
Pressure on Water Resources 1.13 % in 2000 FAO + 1 other
Surface Water Resources 8 10^9 m3/year in 2017 FAO
Agriculture Water Resources Precipitation
National Rainfall Index 598.4 mm/year in 2002 FAO
Agriculture Water Resources Pressure on Water Resources
Water Withdrawal 0.02 10^9 m3/year in 2005 FAO
Health Indicators Mortality Rate Conditions Deaths
Maternity 3.18 % in 2017 WB
Neonatal 2,315 numbers in 2018 WB
Health Indicators Mortality Rate Conditions Maternity (% in 2013)
Assisted by medical professionals Births 1 timeseries
Prenatal care 86.2 WB
Labor
Average Working Hours 10.3 Hours Per Week in 2015 WB
Employment 11 timeseries
Employment Rate 54.21 % in 2018 WB
Labor Force 756,135 Number in 2018 WB + 1 other
Labor Force Participation Rate 15 timeseries
Unemployment 8.9 % in 2018 WB + 1 other
Species Threatened (Number in 2018)
Fish 35 WB
Bird 14 WB
Mammal 10 WB
Plant 6 WB
Government Finance
Budget Deficit -5.16 National currency, billions in 2018 IMF + 1 other
Consumption of fixed capital 273,560,000 Domestic Currency in 1991 IMF
Debt General Government Gross 2 timeseries
Government Expenditure 16.71 National currency, billions in 2018 IMF + 1 other
Government Revenue 11.55 National currency, billions in 2018 IMF + 1 other
Government Finance Government Expenditure (%)
Goods and Services Expense 41.11 in 2009 WB
Compensation of Employees 28.96 in 2009 WB
Interest Payments 18.02 in 2009 WB
Subsidies and Other Transfers 11.91 in 2009 WB
Other Expenses 9.45 in 1990 WB
Government Finance Government Revenue (%)
Customs 31.64 in 2009 WB
Grants and Other Revenue 25.68 in 2009 WB
Tax Revenue 15.13 in 2009 WB
Social Contributions 1.13 in 2006 WB
Government Finance Government Revenue Tax Revenue (%)
Tax on Goods and Services 31.6 in 2009 WB
Taxes on International Trade 23.51 in 2009 WB
Tax on Income, Profits and Capital Gains 18.04 in 2009 WB
Other Taxes 1.16 in 2009 WB
Tax on Exports 0.19 in 1993 WB
Financial Markets
Exchange Rate 0.02 US dollars in 2018 IMF
Interest Rate 21.1 % in 2018 WB
Monetary Aggregates 40.6 % in 2018 WB
Financial Markets Interest Rate (Percent per Annum)
Lending Rate 28 in 2018 IMF
Discount 19.08 in 2014 IMF
Central Bank Policy Rate 13.5 in 2018 IMF
Savings Rate 8 in 2018 IMF
Financial Markets Exchange Rate
Effective Exchange Rate 69.76 Index on Dec 2018 WB + 1 other
Official Exchange Rate 51.38 LCU per USD on Oct 2019 WB + 1 other
Air Pollution Greenhouse Gases CO2 CO2 Emissions (% in 2014)
Liquid 98.57 WB
Solid 0 WB
Mortality Indicators
Children Deaths Children 1 timeseries
Children Mortality Rate 15.89 deaths under age five per 1,000 live births in 2100 UNDESA + 1 other
Crude Death Rate 9.29 deaths per 1,000 population in 2099 UNDESA
Infant Mortality Rate 11.88 per 1,000 live births in 2099 UNDESA + 1 other
Life Expectancy 74.96 years in 2100 UNDESA + 2 others
Mortality Rate 2 timeseries
Neonatal Deaths 2,315 Number in 2018 WB
Neonatal Mortality Rate 26.3 per 1,000 live births in 2018 WB
Survival 68 timeseries
Under-5 Deaths 4,981 Number in 2018 WB
World Rankings
Civil Liabilities 5 Score, 1=Most Free, 7=Least Free in 2018 FH
Freedom 45 Score, 0=Least Free, 100=Most Free in 2018 FH
Human Development Index 0.46 Index in 2017 UNDP
Political Rights 4 Score, 1=Most Free, 7=Least Free in 2018 FH
Press Freedom Index 38.36 Score, 0=Complete Freedom, 100=No Freedom at all in 2018 RSF
Access to Financial Sector
Commercial Bank Branches 7.83 per 100,000 adults in 2018 WB
Health Personnel (per 1,000 people in 2015)
Nursing and midwifery personnel 1.63 WB
Physicians 0.11 WB
Health Personnel Community and traditional health workers
Community health workers 0.73 per 1,000 people in 2008 WB
Education Type
Compulsory Education Duration 9 years in 2018 WB
Goods and Services Indicators
Consumer Price Index 179.69 Index on Sep 2019 WB + 2 others
Balance of Payments
Current Account Balance -0.19 U.S. dollars, Billions in 2018 IMF + 1 other
Net Errors and Omissions -53,820,121.22 current US$ in 2017 WB
Balance of Payments Current Account Balance (current US$ in 2017)
Net Secondary Income 202,705,131.63 WB
Grants 2,000,000 WB
Primary Income -30,047,459.99 WB
Balance of Payments Current Account Balance Net Secondary Income
Personal Remittances 15.08 % in 2018 WB
Personal Transfers 226,660,000 current US$ in 2017 WB
Secondary income payments 24,798,216.26 current US$ in 2017 WB
Secondary income receipts 247,927,216.38 current US$ in 2017 WB
Balance of Payments Current Account Balance Primary Income (current US$ in 2017)
Primary income payments 28,030,929.08 WB
Primary income on FDI 5,266,277.74 WB
Primary income receipts -2,016,530.9 WB + 1 other
Health Indicators
Deaths 370.02 thousands in 2100 UNDESA
Disease Prevention 29 % in 2018 WB
Incidence 4 timeseries
Mortality Rate 8.04 per 1,000 people in 2017 WB
Prevalence 75.7 % in 2016 WB
Commodities Natural resources Fossil Fuels Oil Petroleum Products Price (US$/liter in 2016)
Gasoline 1.18 WB
Diesel 1.06 WB
Residence (numbers in 2018)
Domestic Expenditure Health Care 8 timeseries
Foreign Expenditure Health Care 3 timeseries
Rural 883,084 WB
Urban 1,397,018 WB
Energy
Renewable electricity Generation 0 % in 2015 WB
Energy Electricity
Electrification Rate 56.2 % in 2017 WB
Energy Indicators
Energy Intensity 4.5 MJ/$2011 PPP GDP in 2015 WB
Generation Renewable electricity 1 timeseries
Gender
Female 154 timeseries
Feminity Ratio 104 females per 100 males in 2100 UNDESA
Male 143 timeseries
Sex Ratio 96.15 males per 100 females in 2100 UNDESA
Sex Ratio at Birth 1.03 male births per female births in 2100 UNDESA
Capital and Financial Account (current US$ in 2017)
Net Capital Account 54,575,224.6 WB
Net Financial Account -110,072,038.28 WB
Capital and Financial Account Net Financial Account (current US$)
Portfolio Investment 0 in 1994 WB
Foreign Direct Investment -3,084,053.04 in 2017 WB
Capital and Financial Account Net Financial Account Foreign Direct Investment Foreign Direct Investment (% in 2018)
Inward 1.79 WB
Outward -0.34 WB
Economy
Foreign-exchange reserves 191.77 current US$, millions on Dec 2018 WB + 2 others
Inflation and Prices
GDP Deflator 135.58 Index in 2018 WB
Inflation 6.52 Percent change in 2018 IMF + 3 others
Producer Price Index 113.75 Index in 2013 IMF
Income Inequality
GINI Index 35.9 Index in 2015 WB
Income Share 21.8 % in 2015 WB
Health Facilities
Hospital beds Per Capita 1.1 per 1,000 people in 2011 WB
Telecommunication Internet
Individuals using Internet 1 timeseries
Secure Internet Servers 56 Number in 2018 WB
Intensity
Intensity CO2 2.65 kg per kg of oil equivalent energy use in 2007 WB
Balance Sheet Liabilities Equity
Investment 19.81 Percent of GDP in 2018 IMF
Nutrition
Malnutrition Prevalence 1 timeseries
Nutritional deficiencies 32 kilocalories per person per day in 2016 WB
Maternal Mortality
Maternal mortality ratio 597 per 100,000 live births in 2017 WB
Official Development Assistance
Net Official Development Assistance 265,570,000 constant 2014 US$ in 2017 WB
Net Official Development Assistance and Official Aid 265,570,000 constant 2013 US$ in 2017 WB
Transportation Industry Indicators
Passengers Air Transportation 53,735 Number in 2018 WB
Research and Development
Patent Applications 4 Number in 2017 WB
R&D Expenditure 0.13 % in 2011 WB
R&D personnel 33.56 per million people in 2011 WB
Scientific and Technical Journal Articles 46.5 Number in 2016 WB
Trademark Applications 887 Number in 2017 WB
Africa (Purchasing power parity; 2011 international dollar in 2018)
Seychelles 27,115.84 IMF + 3 others
Mauritius 21,066.4 IMF + 3 others
Equatorial Guinea 20,186.59 IMF + 1 other
Gabon 16,440.93 IMF + 1 other
Botswana 15,969.38 IMF + 2 others
Algeria 13,724.5 IMF + 2 others
South Africa 12,155.98 IMF + 4 others
Egypt 11,881.42 IMF + 3 others
Tunisia 10,997.17 IMF + 3 others
Libya 10,194.4 IMF + 1 other
Namibia 9,981.21 IMF + 2 others
Eswatini 9,795.44 IMF + 2 others
Morocco 7,940.15 IMF + 3 others
Cabo Verde 6,502.81 IMF + 2 others
Angola 6,057.24 IMF + 2 others
Congo 6,043.54 IMF + 1 other
Ghana 5,734.91 IMF + 2 others
Nigeria 5,357.54 IMF + 2 others
Sudan 3,761.81 IMF + 1 other
Côte d'Ivoire 3,713.49 IMF + 1 other
Zambia 3,647.59 IMF + 2 others
Mauritania 3,546.89 IMF + 2 others
Cameroon 3,402.88 IMF + 2 others
Djibouti 3,365.15 IMF + 1 other
Kenya 3,280.85 IMF + 2 others
Senegal 3,245.51 IMF + 2 others
United Republic of Tanzania 3,061.06 IMF + 1 other
Lesotho 3,017.35 IMF + 2 others
Sao Tome and Principe 2,954.7 IMF + 2 others
Gambia 2,481.7 IMF + 3 others
Zimbabwe 2,477.92 IMF + 3 others
Uganda 2,220.08 IMF + 2 others
Benin 2,156.89 IMF + 2 others
Chad 2,146.91 IMF + 1 other
Mali 2,119.09 IMF + 2 others
Ethiopia 2,073.05 IMF + 2 others
Guinea 2,053.01 IMF + 2 others
Rwanda 2,026.76 IMF + 1 other
Burkina Faso 1,774.37 IMF + 1 other
Guinea Bissau 1,721.66 IMF + 1 other
Togo 1,551.63 IMF + 2 others
Eritrea 1,472.49 IMF + 1 other
Comoros 1,450.53 IMF + 1 other
Madagascar 1,449.09 IMF + 2 others
South Sudan 1,335.24 IMF
Liberia 1,260.11 IMF + 2 others
Mozambique 1,147.96 IMF + 1 other
Niger 1,081.57 IMF + 2 others
Malawi 1,066.14 IMF + 2 others
Democratic Republic of the Congo 682.13 IMF + 1 other
Burundi 651.16 IMF + 2 others
Central African Republic 632.8 IMF + 1 other
Sierra Leone 236.65 Index IMF + 2 others
Somalia 35.22 % WB + 1 other
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Environment
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Educational Process Members
Demographics
Education Level
Land Use
Economic Activity
Agriculture
Water
Greenhouse Gases
Services
Commodities
Tourism
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Biodiversity

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