Source
Central bank

National Bank of the Kyrgyz Republic

International Reserves

USD 1.8 billion (2016)

International Monetary Fund (IMF), data retrieved January 2017

Gross Domestic Product - GDP

USD 6.2 billion (2017, estimate)

GDP (Purchasing Power Parity)

Intl$ 22.0 billion (2017, estimate)

Real GDP growth
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
3.1% 8.5% 7.6% 2.9% -0.5% 6% -0.9%
2013 2014 2015 2016* 2017*    
10.9% 4% 3.5% 2.2% 2.3%    

*Estimate

GDP per capita - current prices

USD 1,015.8 (2017, estimate)

GDP per capita - PPP

Intl$ 3,574.1 (2017, estimate)

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

*Estimate

 
 
Source
GDP - composition by sector
  • agriculture: 17.9% 
  • industry: 25.9% 
  • services: 56.2%

(2016 estimate)

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

N/A

 

Inflation
2013 2014 2015 2016* 2017*
6.6% 7.5% 6.5% 1.1% 7.4%

*Estimate

Unemployment rate
2013 2014 2015 2016* 2017*
7.7% 7.6% 7.5% 7.4% 7.3%

*Estimate

Household saving rates

N/A

Public debt (General government gross debt as a % of GDP)
2013 2014 2015 2016* 2017*
46.1% 52.3% 66% 72.1% 72.2%

*Estimate

Public deficit (General government net lending/borrowing as a % of GDP)
2013 2014 2015 2016* 2017*
-3.7% 1.9% -1.2% -4.5% -2.7%

*Estimate

Government bond ratings

Standard & Poor's: NR

Moody's: 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 Kyrgyzstan

N/A

 
 
Source
Current account balance

US$ -1.164 billion (2014 estimate)

Current account balance by percentage of GDP

-15.455% of GDP (2014 estimate)

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

48.5% (2012)

(Data released on Oct 2014)

Shares in world total merchandising export

0.01% (2012)

(Data were released in March 2014)

Shares in world total commercial services export

0.03% (2012)

(Data were released in 2014)

Total exports

US$ 1.881 billion (2013 estimate) 

Export commodities

gold, cotton, wool, garments, meat, tobacco; mercury, uranium, electricity; machinery; shoes

Total imports

US$ 5.082 billion (2013 estimate) 

 
 
Source
Import commodities

oil and gas, machinery and equipment, chemicals, foodstuffs

Exports - major partners

Kazakhstan 26.2%, Uzbekistan 26.1%, Russia 14.6%, China 7%, UAE 6.1%, Afghanistan 5.2% (2012)

Imports - major partners

China 55.2%, Russia 17.4%, Kazakhstan 7.9% (2012)

FDI inflows
2011 2012 2013
US$ 694 million US$ 293 million US$ 758 million
FDI outflows
2011 2012 2013  
US$ 0 million US$ 0 million US$ 0 million  
Value of cross-border M&A;, by country of purchaser
2010 2011 2012 2013
N/A N/A N/A N/A
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

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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

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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: 68 out of 189 countries (2013)

Subcategories:

Starting a business: 12 out of 189 countries

Enforcing Contracts: 70 out of 189 countries

Registering Property: 9 out of 189 countries

Getting credit: 13 out of 189 countries

Protecting investors: 22 out of 189 countries

Trading across border: 182 out of 189 countries

Paying Taxes: 127 out of 189 countries

Dealing with Construction Permits: 66 out of 189 countries

Getting Electricity: 180 out of 189 countries

Resolving Insolvency: 132 out of 189 countries

(2013)

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

108

(20124-2015

 

 

Index of Economic FreedomWSJ and Heritage Foundation

Ranking: 85 Score: 61.1 (Moderately Free) (2014)

(100=totally free 0=totally repressed )

 
 
Source
Time zone

UTC+6

Total area

199,951 sq km

Capital

Bishkek

Currency

soms (KGS)

Government type

republic

Languages

Kyrgyz 64.7% (official), Uzbek 13.6%, Russian 12.5% (official), Dungun 1%, other 8.2% (1999 census)

Religions

Muslim 75%, Russian Orthodox 20%, other 5%

Total population
1990 2000 2010 2014* 2019**
N/A 4.922 million 5.478 million 5.7 million 5.991 million

*Estimate    **Forecast

 
 
Source
Urban population as % of total population
1960 1980 2000 2013
34.2% 39% 35% 35%
Population median age

25.7 years (2014 est.)

Population growth rate

1.04% (2014 est.)

Life expectancy

70.06 years (2014 estimate)

Adult literacy

99.2% (2009 estimate)

% of population living on less than $2 a day

21.1% (2011)

Inequality of wealth distribution (Gini index)

33.4 (2011)
(0=perfect equality, 100=absolute inequality)

Freedom House rating

Political Rights: 5
Civil Liberties: 5 (2014)

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

Total telephone subscribers as % of population

Fixed 8.3%   Mobile 121.4% (2013)
(fixed-telephone subscribers and mobile-cellular subscribers)

Internet users as % of total population

23.40% (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)

Bishkek 209th (2014)

CO2 emissions(Metric tons of CO2 per capita)

1.2 (2010)

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