Source
Central bank

National Bank of Cambodia

International Reserves

USD 6.9 billion (2015)

International Monetary Fund (IMF), data retrieved January 2017

Gross Domestic Product - GDP

USD 20.9 billion (2017, estimate)

GDP (Purchasing Power Parity)

Intl$ 64.4 billion (2017, estimate)

Real GDP growth
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
10.8% 10.2% 6.7% 0.1% 6% 7.1% 7.3%
2013 2014* 2015* 2016* 2017*    
7.4% 7.1% 7% 7% 6.9%    

*Estimate

GDP per capita - current prices

USD 1,307.5 (2017, estimate)

GDP per capita - PPP

Intl$ 4,019.6 (2017, estimate)

GDP (PPP) - share of world total
1980 1990 2000 2010 2017*
N/A 0.02% 0.03% 0.04% 0.05%

*Estimate

 
 
Source
GDP - composition by sector
  • agriculture: 26.7% 
  • industry: 29.8% 
  • services: 43.5%

(2016 estimate)

Gross domestic expenditure on R&D; (% of GDP)

N/A

Inflation
2013 2014 2015* 2016* 2017*
3.0% 3.9% 1.2% 3.1% 2.7%

*Estimate

Unemployment rate
2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A

*Estimate

Household saving rates

N/A

 

Public debt (General government gross debt as a % of GDP)
2013 2014 2015* 2016* 2017*
32.1% 32.3% 32.5% 33% 33.6%

*Estimate

Public deficit (General government net lending/borrowing as a % of GDP)
2013 2014 2015* 2016* 2017*
-2.1% -1.3% -1.6% -2.6% -2.9%

*Estimate

Government bond ratings

Standard & Poor's: N/A

Moody's rating: B2

Standard & Poor's / Moody's (Updated January 2017)

Market value of publicly traded shares
2013 2014 2015
N/A N/A N/A
Largest companies in Cambodia

N/A

 
 
Source
Current account balance

US$ -1.42 billion (2014 estimate)

Current account balance by percentage of GDP

-8.39% of GDP (2014 estimate)

Exports as percent of GDP(Exports of goods and services)

54.1% (2011)

(Data released on Oct 2014)

Shares in world total merchandising export

0.04% (2012)

(Data were released in March 2014)

Shares in world total commercial services export

0.06% (2012)

(Data were released in 2014)

Total exports

US$6.781 billion (2013 estimate) 

Export commodities

clothing, timber, rubber, rice, fish, tobacco, footwear

Total imports

US$8.895 billion (2013 estimate) 

 
 
Source
Import commodities

petroleum products, cigarettes, gold, construction materials, machinery, motor vehicles, pharmaceutical products

Exports - major partners

US 32.6%, UK 8.3%, Germany 7.7%, Canada 7.7%, Singapore 6.6%, Vietnam 5.7%, Japan 4.7% (2012)

Imports - major partners

Thailand 27.1%, Vietnam 20.3%, China 19.5%, Singapore 7.1%, Hong Kong 5.8%, South Korea 4.3% (2012)

FDI inflows
2011 2012 2013
US$ 815 million US$ 1,447 million US$ 1,396 million  
FDI outflows
2011 2012 2013  
US$ 29 million US$ 36million US$ 42 million  
Value of cross-border M&A;, by country of purchaser
2010 2011 2012 2013
0 0 0 0
Cross-border M&A; deals worth over $3 billion completed in 2012 (Acquiring company, Acquired company, Country of the acquired company, Value of the deal)

N/A

(for a monthly update on M&A; click here )

Cross-border M&A; deals worth over $3 billion completed in 2013 (Acquiring company, Acquired company, Country of the acquired company, Value of the deal)

N/A

(for a monthly update on M&A; click here )

Best countries for doing business World Bank/IFC Doing Business Project

Economies are ranked on their ease of doing business, from 1 - 189. A high ranking means the regulatory environment is more conducive to the starting and operation of a local firm.

Overall ranking: 137 out of 189 countries (2013)

Subcategories:

Starting a business: 184 out of 189 countries(2009)

Enforcing Contracts: 162 out of 189 countries

Registering Property: 118 out of 189 countries

Getting credit: 42 out of 189 countries

Protecting investors: 80 out of 189 countries

Trading across border: 114 out of 189 countries

Paying Taxes: 65 out of 189 countries

Dealing with Construction Permits: 161 out of 189 countries

Getting Electricity: 134 out of 189 countries

Resolving Insolvency: 163 out of 189 countries

(2013)

Global competitiveness ranking(ranking by country on a basis of 144, the first is the best)

95

(2014-2015)

 

 

Index of Economic FreedomWSJ and Heritage Foundation

Ranking: 108 Score: 57.4 (Mostly Unfree) (2014)

(100=totally free 0=totally repressed )

 
 
Source
Time zone

UTC+7

Total area

181,035 sq km

Capital

Phnom Penh

Currency

riels (KHR)

Government type

multiparty democracy under a constitutional monarchy

Languages

Khmer (official) 96.3%, other 3.7% (2008 est.)

Religions

Buddhist (official) 96.9%, Muslim 1.9%, Christian 0.4%, other 0.8% (2008 est.)

Total population
1990 2000 2010 2014* 2019**
8.487 million 12.68 million 14.953 million 15.561 million 16.354 million

*Estimate    **Forecast

 
 
Source
Urban population as % of total population
1960 1980 2000 2013
10.3% 10% 19% 20%
Population median age

24.1 years (2014 est.)

Population growth rate

1.63% (2014 est.)

Life expectancy

63.78 years (2014 estimate)

Adult literacy

73.9% (2009 estimate)

% of population living on less than $2 a day

41.3% (2011)

Inequality of wealth distribution (Gini index)

31.8 (2011)
(0=perfect equality, 100=absolute inequality)

Freedom House rating

Political Rights: 6
Civil Liberties: 5 (2014)

(1 represents the most free, 7 the least free)

Total telephone subscribers as % of population

Fixed 2.8%   Mobile 133.9% (2013)
(fixed-telephone subscribers and mobile-cellular subscribers)

Internet users as % of total population

6.00% (2013)

Cost of living - Mercer index(ranking by city on a basis of 214; the 1st is the most expensive and the 214th is the least expensive)

Phnom Penh 169th (2014)

CO2 emissions(Metric tons of CO2 per capita)

0.3 (2010)

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