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Lesotho

Mode of Transport
Air Transportation 200 Number in 1999 WB
National Accounts
GDP 2.76 U.S. dollars, Billions in 2018 IMF + 2 others
Gross Domestic Income 27B constant LCU in 2016 WB
Gross National Income 2.9B current US$ in 2018 WB + 2 others
Gross Savings 7.72B current LCU in 2016 WB
Gross Value Added 21.46B constant LCU in 2017 WB
Net Current Transfers from Abroad 7.05B current LCU in 2016 WB + 1 other
Net Income from Abroad 4.24B current LCU in 2017 WB
Net National Income 2.4B current US$ in 2017 WB + 1 other
Net Taxes on Production 2.47B constant LCU in 2017 WB
National Accounts Gross Savings
Adjusted Savings 0 % in 2017 WB
Gross Domestic Savings -3.71B current LCU in 2016 WB
National Accounts Gross Savings Adjusted Savings
Education Expenditure Adjusted Savings 9.73 % in 2017 WB
National Accounts GDP
Discrepancy in Expenditure Estimate of GDP -690,054,500 constant LCU in 2016 WB
External Balance on Goods and Services -13.3B constant LCU in 2016 WB
Gross National Expenditure 138.76 % in 2016 WB
National Accounts GDP Gross National Expenditure
Final Consumption Expenditure 116.62 % in 2017 IMF + 2 others
Gross Capital Formation 8.59B Domestic Currency in 2017 IMF + 1 other
National Accounts GDP Gross National Expenditure Gross Capital Formation
Changes in Inventories 521,676,027.13 Domestic Currency in 2017 IMF + 1 other
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 23.62 % in 2016 WB
National Accounts GDP Gross National Expenditure Final Consumption Expenditure
General Government Final Consumption Expenditure 11.76B current LCU in 2016 WB
Household Final Consumption Expenditure 28.88B Domestic Currency in 2017 IMF + 1 other
Balance of Payments Current Account Balance Trade
Exports 1.21B current US$ in 2018 WB + 2 others
Goods 18 timeseries
Imports 2.28B current US$ in 2018 WB + 2 others
Net Trade -1.08B current US$ in 2018 WB + 1 other
Services 10 timeseries
Terms of Trade 2.51B constant LCU in 2016 WB
Balance of Payments Current Account Balance Trade Exports
Exports as a capacity to import 11.15B constant LCU in 2016 WB
Fertility Indicators
Adolescent Fertility Rate 1 timeseries
Births 160.43 thousands in 2100 UNDESA
Completeness of Birth Registration 43.3 % in 2014 WB
Crude Birth Rate 11.67 per 1,000 population in 2099 UNDESA + 1 other
Fertility Rate 3.17 births per woman in 2017 WB
Mean Age of Childbearing 28.84 years in 2100 UNDESA
Reproduction 0.9 surviving daughters per woman in 2100 UNDESA
Wanted Fertility Rate 2.3 births per woman in 2014 WB
Demographics
Age Population 1 timeseries
Migration -20 thousands in 2100 UNDESA
Population 2,263.01 thousands in 2018 UNCTAD + 3 others
Demographics Age
Adolescent 8 timeseries
Adult 29 timeseries
Children 13 timeseries
Dependency Ratio 60.3 % in 2018 WB
Infant 13.93 infant deaths per 1,000 live births in 2100 UNDESA
Old 12 timeseries
Youth 25 timeseries
Demographics Age Dependency Ratio (% in 2018)
Child Dependency Ratio 52.44 WB
Old-Age Dependency Ratio 7.86 WB
Demographics Population
Density Population 2 timeseries
Natural Change -2.23 per 1000 population in 2100 UNDESA
Land Use Land Use Type
Agricultural Area 2 timeseries
Arable 0.17 hectares/person in 2016 WB
Country Area 1 timeseries
Cropland Area 1 timeseries
Forest Area 1 timeseries
Land Area 2 timeseries
Agriculture
Agricultural Products Production 4 timeseries
Crops Production 4 timeseries
Livestock Production 4 timeseries
Water Resources 3.02 10^9 m3/year in 2017 FAO
Agriculture Agricultural Products Beverages Alcohol
Beer Barley Production 25,446 tonnes in 2014 FAO
Agriculture Agricultural Products Dairy Products
Milk 120,000 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 788 mm/year in 2017 FAO
Pressure on Water Resources 1.45 % in 2000 FAO + 1 other
Surface Water Resources 3.02 10^9 m3/year in 2017 FAO
Agriculture Water Resources Precipitation
National Rainfall Index 734.9 mm/year in 1998 FAO
Agriculture Water Resources Pressure on Water Resources
Water Withdrawal 0.02 10^9 m3/year in 2000 FAO
Economic Activity Industry and Construction Industry
Mining Gross Value Added Growth 29.99 % of GDP in 2017 UNSD
Economic Activity Services Educational services, health care, and social assistance Education
Expenditures 6.51 % in 2018 WB
Economic Activity Services ICT
High Technology Exports Goods 0.21 % in 2017 WB
Health Deaths (% in 2016)
Communicable Diseases 59.3 WB
Non-communicable Diseases 32.3 WB
Health Communicable Diseases
AIDS Deaths 1 timeseries
Diphteria Children Immunization 1 timeseries
Hepatitis B Age 1 Immunization 1 timeseries
HIV 340,000 numbers in 2018 WB
Measles Children Immunization 1 timeseries
Tuberculosis 3 timeseries
Health Non-communicable Diseases
Diabetes Prevalence 3.94 % in 2017 WB
Agriculture Indicators (1000 ha)
Area 16 timeseries
Area Equipped for Full Control Irrigation 2.64 in 1999 FAO
Area Equipped for Irrigation 2.64 in 1999 FAO
Laying Eggs 2 timeseries
Production 115 timeseries
Seed 11 timeseries
Slaughtered 13 timeseries
Stocks 11 timeseries
Water Management 12.5 in 2013 FAO
Yield 36 timeseries
National Defense
National Defense Military 1 timeseries
Armed forces 0.21 % in 2017 WB
Military 4 timeseries
Tourism Indicators
Arrivals International Tourism 1 timeseries
Contribution Tourism 6 timeseries
Expenditure 5.07 LCU in billions in 2018 WTTC
Investment 0.92 LCU in billions in 2018 WTTC
Receipts International Tourism 4 timeseries
Health Indicators Mortality Rate Conditions Deaths
Maternity 1.73 % in 2017 WB
Neonatal 1,968 numbers in 2018 WB
Health Indicators Mortality Rate Conditions Maternity (% in 2014)
Assisted by medical professionals Births 1 timeseries
Prenatal care 95.2 WB
Access to Financial Sector
ATM 14.95 per 100,000 adults in 2018 WB
Borrowers with Commercial Banks 43.77 per 1,000 adults in 2018 WB
Commercial Bank Branches 3.88 per 100,000 adults in 2018 WB
Depositors with Commercial Banks 430.09 per 1,000 adults in 2018 WB
Labor
Average Working Hours 8.5 Hours Per Week in 2000 WB
Employment 9 timeseries
Employment Rate 51.17 % in 2018 WB
Labor Force 949,865 Number in 2018 WB
Labor Force Participation Rate 15 timeseries
Unemployment 23.6 % in 2018 WB
Water
Dam Capacity 2.82 km3 in 2015 FAO
Drinking water Basic Usage 3 timeseries
Sanitation Basic Usage 3 timeseries
Usage Basic 6 timeseries
Species Threatened (Number in 2018)
Bird 8 WB
Mammal 4 WB
Plant 4 WB
Fish 1 WB
Government Finance
Budget Deficit -1.88 National currency, billions in 2018 IMF + 2 others
Debt General Government 4 timeseries
Government Expenditure 17.7 National currency, billions in 2018 IMF + 2 others
Government Revenue 15.82 National currency, billions in 2018 IMF + 2 others
Investment in Nonfinancial Assets 3,425.9 Domestic Currency in 2017 IMF
Net Acquisition of Financial Assets 288.5 Domestic Currency in 2017 IMF
Net Incurrence of Liabilities 602 Domestic Currency in 2017 IMF
Operating Balance Gross 10 timeseries
Primary Net Lending/Borrowing -297.1 Domestic Currency in 2017 IMF
Government Finance Government Expenditure
Compensation of Employees 44.88 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Goods and Services Expense 22.02 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Interest Payments 2.7 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Other Expenses 5.71 % in 2017 WB
Social Benefits 1,568.2 Domestic Currency in 2017 IMF
Subsidies and Other Transfers 24.69 % in 2017 WB
Government Finance Government Expenditure Subsidies and Other Transfers (Domestic Currency in 2017)
Grants Expense 1,111.7 IMF
Subsidies 310.3 IMF
Government Finance Government Revenue
Customs 18.45 % in 2017 WB
Grants and Other Revenue 32.9 % in 2017 WB
Social Contributions 0 Domestic Currency in 2017 IMF + 1 other
Tax Revenue 29.11 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Government Finance Government Revenue Tax Revenue (% in 2017)
Tax on Goods and Services 31.33 WB
Tax on Income, Profits and Capital Gains 23.38 WB
Taxes on International Trade 12.38 WB
Tax on Exports 1.64 WB
Other Taxes 0.01 WB
Government Finance Government Revenue Grants and Other Revenue
Grants Revenue 3,283.7 Domestic Currency in 2017 IMF
Air Pollution Greenhouse Gases CO2 CO2 Emissions (% in 2014)
Solid 75.33 WB
Liquid 24.81 WB
Mortality Indicators
Children Deaths Children 1 timeseries
Children Mortality Rate 17.26 deaths under age five per 1,000 live births in 2100 UNDESA + 1 other
Crude Death Rate 14.14 deaths per 1,000 population in 2099 UNDESA
Infant Mortality Rate 13.72 per 1,000 live births in 2099 UNDESA + 1 other
Life Expectancy 72.33 years in 2100 UNDESA + 2 others
Mortality Rate 2 timeseries
Neonatal Deaths 1,968 Number in 2018 WB
Neonatal Mortality Rate 34.9 per 1,000 live births in 2018 WB
Survival 68 timeseries
Under-5 Deaths 4,557 Number in 2018 WB
World Rankings
Civil Liabilities 3 Score, 1=Most Free, 7=Least Free in 2018 FH
Freedom 63 Score, 0=Least Free, 100=Most Free in 2018 FH
Human Development Index 0.52 Index in 2017 UNDP
Political Rights 3 Score, 1=Most Free, 7=Least Free in 2018 FH
Press Freedom Index 28.78 Score, 0=Complete Freedom, 100=No Freedom at all in 2018 RSF
Education Type
Compulsory Education Duration 7 years in 2018 WB
Goods and Services Indicators
Consumer Price Index 159.1 Index on Aug 2019 WB + 3 others
Inflation 0.8 Percent on Jun 2019 IMF
Balance of Payments
Current Account Balance -0.16 U.S. dollars, Billions in 2018 IMF + 1 other
Net Errors and Omissions 243,170,600.77 current US$ in 2018 WB
Balance of Payments Current Account Balance (current US$)
Net Secondary Income 605,983,754.21 in 2018 WB
Primary Income 355,803,714.32 in 2018 WB
Grants 2,690,000 in 2017 WB
Balance of Payments Current Account Balance Net Secondary Income
Personal Remittances 15.42 % in 2018 WB
Personal Transfers 4,261,908.25 current US$ in 2018 WB
Secondary income payments 531,566.62 current US$ in 2018 WB
Secondary income receipts 636,390,476.1 current US$ in 2018 WB
Balance of Payments Current Account Balance Primary Income (current US$ in 2018)
Primary income receipts 493,904,675.67 WB + 1 other
Primary income payments 138,100,961.34 WB
Primary income on FDI 121,939,211.7 WB
Health Indicators
Deaths 190.7 thousands in 2100 UNDESA
Disease Prevention 61 % in 2018 WB
Incidence 3 timeseries
Mortality Rate 14.66 per 1,000 people in 2017 WB
Prevalence 50.4 % in 2016 WB
Commodities Natural resources Rocks
Diamond Production 1,126,409 carats in 2017 BGS
Commodities Natural resources Fossil Fuels Oil Petroleum Products Price (US$/liter in 2016)
Diesel 0.73 WB
Gasoline 0.7 WB
Financial Markets
Exchange Rate 0.08 US dollars in 2018 IMF
Interest Rate 5.09 % in 2018 WB
Monetary Aggregates 36.25 % in 2018 WB
Financial Markets Interest Rate (Percent per Annum in 2018)
Lending Rate 11.35 IMF
Discount 10.69 IMF
Savings Rate 1.7 IMF
Financial Markets Exchange Rate
Effective Exchange Rate 63.22 Index on Dec 2018 WB + 1 other
Official Exchange Rate 15.14 LCU per USD on Oct 2019 WB + 1 other
Residence (numbers in 2018)
Domestic Expenditure Health Care 8 timeseries
Foreign Expenditure Health Care 3 timeseries
Rural 1,514,630 WB
Urban 593,502 WB
Energy
Renewable electricity Generation 100 % in 2015 WB
Energy Electricity
Electrification Rate 33.73 % in 2017 WB
Energy Indicators
Energy Intensity 9.72 MJ/$2011 PPP GDP in 2015 WB
Generation Renewable electricity 1 timeseries
Gender
Female 148 timeseries
Feminity Ratio 104.92 females per 100 males in 2100 UNDESA
Male 137 timeseries
Sex Ratio 95.31 males per 100 females in 2100 UNDESA
Sex Ratio at Birth 1.03 male births per female births in 2100 UNDESA
Capital and Financial Account (current US$ in 2018)
Net Financial Account 165,258,229.3 WB
Net Capital Account 36,533,492.37 WB
Capital and Financial Account Net Financial Account (current US$ in 2018)
Portfolio Investment 252,114.46 WB
Foreign Direct Investment -39,585,272.99 WB
Capital and Financial Account Net Financial Account Foreign Direct Investment Foreign Direct Investment (%)
Inward 1.42 in 2018 WB
Outward -1.2 in 2014 WB
Economy
Foreign-exchange reserves 728.53 current US$, millions on Dec 2018 WB + 2 others
Inflation and Prices
GDP Deflator 152.24 Index in 2018 WB
Inflation 5.2 Percent change in 2018 IMF + 4 others
Income Inequality
GINI Index 54.2 Index in 2010 WB
Income Share 20.3 % in 2010 WB
Health Facilities
Hospital beds Per Capita 1.3 per 1,000 people in 2006 WB
Telecommunication Internet
Individuals using Internet 1 timeseries
Secure Internet Servers 83 Number in 2018 WB
Intensity
Intensity CO2 109.24 kg per kg of oil equivalent energy use in 2007 WB
Balance Sheet Liabilities Equity
Investment 24.11 Percent of GDP in 2018 IMF
Education Level Basic Education
Lower Secondary Education 10 timeseries
Primary Education 37.06 % in 2017 WB
Education Level Intermediate Education
Secondary Education 63.37 % in 2017 WB
Nutrition
Malnutrition Prevalence 1 timeseries
Nutritional deficiencies 76 kilocalories per person per day in 2016 WB
Maternal Mortality
Maternal mortality ratio 544 per 100,000 live births in 2017 WB
Official Development Assistance
Net Official Development Assistance 144,240,000 constant 2014 US$ in 2017 WB
Net Official Development Assistance and Official Aid 144,240,000 constant 2013 US$ in 2017 WB
Health Personnel (per 1,000 people in 2010)
Nursing and midwifery personnel 0.65 WB
Physicians 0.07 WB
Transportation Industry Indicators
Passengers Air Transportation 1,300 Number in 1999 WB
Research and Development
Patent Applications 1 Number in 1996 WB
R&D Expenditure 0.05 % in 2015 WB
R&D personnel 22.83 per million people in 2015 WB
Scientific and Technical Journal Articles 22.8 Number in 2016 WB
Trademark Applications 654 Number in 2016 WB
Commodities Indicators
Production Diamond 1,126,409 carats in 2017 BGS
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 + 3 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 + 3 others
Sao Tome and Principe 2,954.7 IMF + 2 others
Gambia 2,481.7 IMF + 2 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
Sierra Leone 1,440.15 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
Somalia 35.22 % WB + 1 other
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