Source
Central bank

N/A

International Reserves

US$ 7.362 billion (Source: IMF; Data updated: 2012)

Source
Gross Domestic Product - GDP

US$ 54.416 billion (2010 estimate)

GDP (Purchasing Power Parity)

88.751 billion of International dollars (2010 estimate)

Real GDP growth
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
11.3% 12% 13.8% 13.6% 13.6% 13.1% 11.9% 3.6%
2009 2010 2011 2012*        
5.1% 5.3% 5.5% 6%        

*Estimate

GDP per capita - current prices

US$ 855 (2006 estimate)

GDP per capita - PPP

$1,394 International Dollars (2006 estimate)

GDP (PPP) - share of world total
1980 1990 2000 2010 2015**
0.05% 0.04% 0.06% 0.1% 0.11%

**Forecast

 
 
Source
GDP - composition by sector

(Data released on February 2012)

  • N/A
  • N/A
  • N/A
Gross domestic expenditure on R&D; (% of GDP)

N/A

(Data released on March 2012)

Inflation
2009 2010 2011 2012*
8.2%(2008) 8.2% 4.2% 5.8%

*Estimate

Unemployment rate
2009 2010 2011 2012*
4% 4% 4%(2009) 4%

*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*
42.4% 44.6% 42.9% 44.3% 45.7%

*Estimate

Public deficit (General government net lending/borrowing as a % of GDP)
2008 2009 2010 2011* 2012**
-0.6% -3.1% -4.5% -4.2% -3.4%

*Estimate    **Forecast

Government bond ratings

Standard & Poor's: N/A

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 Myanmar

N/A

 
 
Source
Current account balance

US$ -2.3 billion (2010 estimate)(After 2008)

Current account balance by percentage of GDP

-4.3% of GDP (2010 estimate)(2009)

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

0.1% (2010)

(Data released on April 2012)

Shares in world total merchandising export

0.05%(2007)

(Data were released in 2012 and refer to 2011)

Shares in world total commercial services export

0.01% (2010)(2007)

(Data were released in 2012)

Total exports

N/A

Export commodities

N/A

Total imports

N/A

 
 
Source
Import commodities

N/A

Exports - major partners

Thailand 37.1%, China 19%, India 12.3%, Japan 6.7% (2011)

Imports - major partners

China 39.2%, Thailand 22.9%, Singapore 9.8%, South Korea 5.4%, Japan 4.1% (2011)

FDI inflows
2009 2010 2011
US$963 million US$450 million(2009) US$850 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: N/A(2009) (2013)

Subcategories:

Starting a business: N/A(2009)

Enforcing Contracts: N/A

Registering Property: N/A

Getting credit: N/A

Protecting investors: N/A

Trading across border: N/A

Paying Taxes: N/A

Dealing with Construction Permits: N/A

Getting Electricity: N/A

Resolving Insolvency: N/A

(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

Ranking: 173 Score: 38.7 (Repressed) (2009)

(100=totally free 0=totally repressed )

 
 
Source
Total area

676,578 km2 (2006)

Government type

N/A

Languages

N/A

Religions

N/A

Total population
1980 1990 2000 2012* 2017**
33.59 million 40.79 million 50.13 million 63.67 million 70.33 million

*Estimate    **Forecast

 
 
Source
Urban population as % of total population
1960 1980 2000 2011
19.2% 24% 28% 32.7%
Population median age

28 years (2010)

Population growth rate

0.8% (2011)

Life expectancy

65 years (2010)

Adult literacy

92% (2005/2010)

% 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

N/A

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

Source
Total telephone subscribers as % of population

3.65% (2011)

(sum of fixed telephone lines and mobile cellular subscribers)

Internet users as % of total population

0.98% (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)

N/A

Source
CO2 emissions(Metric tons of CO2 per capita)

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

World's Best Banks By Region

World's Best Banks

2014

Additional Awards