Source
Central bank

N/A

International Reserves

US$ 120.711 million (Source: IMF; Data updated: 2012)

Source
Gross Domestic Product - GDP

US$ 859 million (2010 estimate)

GDP (Purchasing Power Parity)

1.489 billion of International dollars (2010 estimate)

Real GDP growth
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
-3% 1.6% 7.1% -5.7% 11% -2.3% 4.9% 1.7%
2009 2010 2011 2012*        
-5.7% -1.3% 1.1% 1.5%        

*Estimate

GDP per capita - current prices

US$ 8,211 (2009 estimate)

GDP per capita - PPP

$14,238 International Dollars (2009 estimate)

GDP (PPP) - share of world total
1980 1990 2000 2010 2015**
0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

**Forecast

 
 
Source
GDP - composition by sector

(Data released on February 2012)

  • agriculture: 10.6% 
  • industry: 28.9% 
  • services: 60.5% (2011 estimate)
Gross domestic expenditure on R&D; (% of GDP)

N/A

(Data released on March 2012)

Inflation
2009 2010 2011 2012*
-0.3%(2008) 3.4% 3% 3.2%

*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*
72.6% 85.3% 86.9% 86.6% 88.5%

*Estimate

Public deficit (General government net lending/borrowing as a % of GDP)
2008 2009 2010 2011* 2012**
-4.1% -5.2% -3.1% -4.6% -5.6%

*Estimate    **Forecast

Government bond ratings

Standard & Poor's: CCC+

Moody's rating: N/A

Moody's outlook: N/A

(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 Grenada

N/A

 
 
Source
Current account balance

US$ -206 million (2010 estimate)(After 2008)

Current account balance by percentage of GDP

-24% of GDP (2010 estimate)(2009)

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

21% (2010)

(Data released on April 2012)

Shares in world total merchandising export

0%(2007)

(Data were released in 2012 and refer to 2011)

Shares in world total commercial services export

0% (2011)(2007)

(Data were released in 2012)

Total exports

US$36.36 million (2011 estimate) 

Export commodities

nutmeg, bananas, cocoa, fruit and vegetables, clothing, mace

Total imports

US$296.3 million (2011 estimate) 

 
 
Source
Import commodities

machinery and transport equipment, manufactured goods, food, petroleum products

Exports - major partners

St. Lucia 19.9%, Antigua and Barbuda 13.5%, St. Kitts and Nevis 12.2%, Dominica 12.1%, US 10.2% (2011)

Imports - major partners

Trinidad and Tobago 43.4%, US 19.1% (2011)

FDI inflows
2009 2010 2011
US$103 million US$60 million(2009) US$40 million(2009)
Value of cross-border M&A;, by country of purchaser
2008 2009 2010 2011
N/A N/A(2009) N/A(2009) N/A
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: 100 out of 185 countries(2009) (2013)

Subcategories:

Starting a business: 65 out of 185 countries(2009)

Enforcing Contracts: 165 out of 185 countries

Registering Property: 151 out of 185 countries

Getting credit: 104 out of 185 countries

Protecting investors: 32 out of 185 countries

Trading across border: 71 out of 185 countries

Paying Taxes: 85 out of 185 countries

Dealing with Construction Permits: 10 out of 185 countries

Getting Electricity: 66 out of 185 countries

Resolving Insolvency: 185 out of 185 countries

(2013)

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

N/A

(2012)

 

 

Index of Economic FreedomWSJ and Heritage Foundation

N/A (2009)

(100=totally free 0=totally repressed )

 
 
Source
Total area

344 km2 (2006)

Capital

Saint George's (2009)

Currency

Danish kroner (DKK) (2009)

Government type

parliamentary democracy and a Commonwealth realm (2009)

Languages

English (official), French patois

Religions

Roman Catholic 53%, Anglican 13.8%, other Protestant 33.2%

Total population
1980 1990 2000 2012* 2017**
0.09 million 0.1 million 0.1 million 0.11 million 0.11 million

*Estimate    **Forecast

 
 
Source
Urban population as % of total population
1960 1980 2000 2011
30.3% 32.9% 31% 39.2%
Population median age

25 years (2010)

Population growth rate

0.4% (2011)

Life expectancy

76 years (2010)

% of population living on less than $2 a day

N/A

Inequality of wealth distribution (Gini index)

N/A

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

Freedom House rating

Political Rights:1
Civil Liberties:2 (2011)

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

Source
Total telephone subscribers as % of population

143.86% (2010)

(sum of fixed telephone lines and mobile cellular subscribers)

Internet users as % of total population

N/A

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)

N/A

Source
CO2 emissions(Metric tons of CO2 per capita)

2.3632 (Data were released in 2012 and refer to 2009)

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