Source
Central bank

National Bank of Cambodia

International Reserves

US$ 4.062 billion (Source: IMF; Data updated: 2012)

Source
Gross Domestic Product - GDP

US$ 14.204 billion (2011 estimate)

GDP (Purchasing Power Parity)

36.01 billion of International dollars (2011 estimate)

Real GDP growth
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
8.1% 6.6% 8.5% 10.3% 13.3% 10.8% 10.2% 6.7%
2009 2010 2011 2012*        
0.1% 6% 6.1% 6.2%        

*Estimate

GDP per capita - current prices

US$ 931 (2008 estimate)

GDP per capita - PPP

$2,361 International Dollars (2008 estimate)

GDP (PPP) - share of world total
1980 1990 2000 2010 2015**
N/A 0.02% 0.03% 0.04% 0.05%

**Forecast

 
 
Source
GDP - composition by sector

(Data released on February 2012)

  • agriculture: 30.9% 
  • industry: 22% 
  • services: 40% (2011 estimate)
Gross domestic expenditure on R&D; (% of GDP)

N/A

(Data released on March 2012)

Inflation
2009 2010 2011 2012*
-0.7%(2008) 4% 5.5% 4%

*Estimate

Unemployment rate
2009 2010 2011 2012*
N/A N/A N/A(2009) N/A

*Estimate

Household saving rates

N/A

(Data released on December 2011)

Public debt (General government gross debt as a % of GDP)
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012*
27.5% 28.9% 29.1% 28.6% 28.6%

*Estimate

Public deficit (General government net lending/borrowing as a % of GDP)
2008 2009 2010 2011* 2012**
0.3% -4.2% -2.8% -2.6% -3%

*Estimate    **Forecast

Government bond ratings

Standard & Poor's: B

Moody's rating: B2

Moody's outlook: STA

(Foreign Currency Government Bond Ratings; Data last updated Dec 2011 and Nov 2012)

Market value of publicly traded shares
2009 2010 2011
N/A N/A N/A
Largest companies in Cambodia

N/A

 
 
Source
Current account balance

US$ -1.5 billion (2010 estimate)(After 2008)

Current account balance by percentage of GDP

-10.6% of GDP (2010 estimate)(2009)

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

54.1% (2010)

(Data released on April 2012)

Shares in world total merchandising export

0.04%(2007)

(Data were released in 2012 and refer to 2011)

Shares in world total commercial services export

0.05% (2011)(2007)

(Data were released in 2012)

Total exports

US$6.148 billion (2012 estimate) 

Export commodities

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

Total imports

US$8.84 billion (2012 estimate) 

 
 
Source
Import commodities

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

Exports - major partners

US 41.5%, Canada 8.6%, Germany 8.2%, UK 7.9%, Japan 4.6% (2011)

Imports - major partners

Thailand 29.6%, China 23.9%, Singapore 9.4%, Hong Kong 7.2%, Vietnam 5.1%, South Korea 4.6% (2011)

FDI inflows
2009 2010 2011
US$539 million US$783 million(2009) US$892 million(2009)
FDI outflows
2009 2010 2011  
US$19 million US$21 million US$24 million  
Value of cross-border M&A;, by country of purchaser
2008 2009 2010 2011
N/A N/A(2009) N/A(2009) US$0 million
Cross-border M&A; deals worth over $3 billion completed in 2010(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 2011(Acquiring company, Acquired company, Country of the acquired company, Value of the deal)

N/A(2008 estimate)

(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 - 185. A high ranking means the regulatory environment is more conducive to the starting and operation of a local firm.)

Overall ranking: 133 out of 185 countries(2009) (2013)

Subcategories:

Starting a business: 175 out of 185 countries(2009)

Enforcing Contracts: 142 out of 185 countries

Registering Property: 115 out of 185 countries

Getting credit: 53 out of 185 countries

Protecting investors: 82 out of 185 countries

Trading across border: 118 out of 185 countries

Paying Taxes: 66 out of 185 countries

Dealing with Construction Permits: 149 out of 185 countries

Getting Electricity: 132 out of 185 countries

Resolving Insolvency: 152 out of 185 countries

(2013)

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

85

(2012)

 

 

Index of Economic FreedomWSJ and Heritage Foundation

Ranking: 102 Score: 57.6 (Mostly Unfree) (2009)

(100=totally free 0=totally repressed )

 
 
Source
Total area

181,035 km2 (2006)

Capital

Phnom Penh (2009)

Currency

riels (KHR) (2009)

Government type

multiparty democracy under a constitutional monarchy (2009)

Languages

Khmer (official) 95%, French, English

Religions

Theravada Buddhist 95%, other 5%

Total population
1980 1990 2000 2012* 2017**
N/A 8.49 million 12.68 million 15.25 million 16.03 million

*Estimate    **Forecast

 
 
Source
Urban population as % of total population
1960 1980 2000 2011
10.3% 9% 16.9% 20%
Population median age

23 years (2010)

Population growth rate

1.2% (2011)

Life expectancy

63 years (2010)

Adult literacy

78% (2005/2010)

% of population living on less than $2 a day

56.46% (2011)

Inequality of wealth distribution (Gini index)

37.85 (2008)

(Data were released in 2011, 0=perfect equality, 100=absolute inequality)

Freedom House rating

Political Rights:6
Civil Liberties:5 (2011)

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

Source
Total telephone subscribers as % of population

73.6% (2011)

(sum of fixed telephone lines and mobile cellular subscribers)

Internet users as % of total population

3.1% (Data were released in 2012 and refer to 2011)

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: 188th (2011)

Source
CO2 emissions(Metric tons of CO2 per capita)

0.33 (Data were released in 2012 and refer to 2009)

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