Source
Central bank

National Bank of Tajikistan

International Reserves

US$ 661 million (Source: World Bank; Data updated: 2013)

Gross Domestic Product - GDP

US$ 9 billion (2014 estimate)

GDP (Purchasing Power Parity)

21 billion of International dollars (2014 estimate)

Real GDP growth
2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
10.2% 10.6% 6.7% 7.0% 7.8% 7.9% 3.9% 6.5%
2011 2012 2013 2014*        
7.4% 7.5% 7.4% 6.2%        

*Estimate

GDP per capita - current prices

US$ 1,110 (2014 estimate)

GDP per capita - PPP

$2,486 International Dollars (2014 estimate)

GDP (PPP) - share of world total
1980 1990 2000 2010 2014*
N/A N/A 0.01% 0.02% 0.02%

*Estimate

 
 
Source
GDP - composition by sector
  • agriculture: 21.1% 
  • industry: 23.2% 
  • services: 55.7% (2013 estimate)
Gross domestic expenditure on R&D; (% of GDP)

N/A

 

Inflation
2011 2012 2013 2014*
12.4% 5.8% 5.0% 5.4%

*Estimate

Unemployment rate
2011 2012 2013 2014*
N/A N/A N/A N/A

*Estimate

Household saving rates

N/A

 

Public debt (General government gross debt as a % of GDP)
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014*
36.3% 35.4% 32.3% 29.2% 28.2%

*Estimate

Public deficit (General government net lending/borrowing as a % of GDP)
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014*
-3.0% -2.1% 0.6% -0.8% -0.9%

*Estimate   

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 Sept 2014)

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

N/A

 
 
Source
Current account balance

US$58.954 million (2014 estimate)

Current account balance by percentage of GDP

11.737% of GDP (2014 estimate)

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

19.2% (2013)

Shares in world total merchandising export

0.01% (2012)

Shares in world total commercial services export

0.02% (2012)

Total exports

US$1.163 billion (2013 estimate) 

Export commodities

aluminum, electricity, cotton, fruits, vegetable oil, textiles

Total imports

US$4.121 billion (2013 estimate) 

 
 
Source
Import commodities

petroleum products, aluminum oxide, machinery and equipment, foodstuffs

Exports - major partners

Turkey 40.7%, Russia 10.6%, Iran 9.9%, Afghanistan 8.7%, China 7.4%, Kazakhstan 7.4%, Switzerland 6.6% (2012 est.)

Imports - major partners

Russia 22%, Kazakhstan 15.2%, China 14.5%, Lithuania 4.7%, Kyrgyzstan 4.4%, Turkey 4.4%, Iran 4.3% (2012 est.)

FDI inflows
2011 2012 2013
US$70 million US$233 million US$108 million  
Value of cross-border M&A;, by country of purchaser
2008 2009 2010 2011
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

(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: 143 out of 189 countries (2013)

Subcategories:

Starting a business: 87 out of 189 countries

Enforcing Contracts: 39 out of 189 countries

Registering Property: 78 out of 189 countries

Getting credit: 159 out of 189 countries

Protecting investors: 22 out of 189 countries

Trading across border: 188 out of 189 countries

Paying Taxes: 178 out of 189 countries

Dealing with Construction Permits: 184 out of 189 countries

Getting Electricity: 186 out of 189 countries

Resolving Insolvency: 81 out of 189 countries

(2013)

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

91

(2014-2015)

 

Index of Economic FreedomWSJ and Heritage Foundation

Ranking: 139 Score: 52.0 (Mostly Unfree) (2014)

(100=totally free 0=totally repressed )

 
 
Source
Time zone

UTC+5

Total area

143,100 sq km

Capital

Dushanbe

Currency

Tajikistani somoni (TJS)

Government type

republic

Languages

Tajik (official), Russian widely used in government and business

Religions

Sunni Muslim 85%, Shia Muslim 5%, other 10% (2003 estimate)

Total population
1990 2000 2010 2014* 2019**
N/A 6.25 million 7.616 million 8.302 million 9.211 million

*Estimate    **Forecast

 
 
Source
Urban population as % of total population
1960 1980 2000 2013
33.2% 34% 26% 27%
Population median age

23.5 years (est. 2014)

Population growth rate

1.75% (2014 est.)

 

Life expectancy

67.06 years (2014 estimate)

Adult literacy

99.7% (2011 estimate)

% of population living on less than $2 a day

50.88% (2011)

Inequality of wealth distribution (Gini index)

30.83 (2009)

(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

96.09% (2011)

(sum of fixed telephone lines and mobile cellular subscribers)

Internet users as % of total population

13.03% (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)

0.4179 (Data were released in 2012 and refer to 2009)

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