Source
Central bank

Central Bank of Tunisia

International Reserves

N/A

Source
Gross Domestic Product - GDP

US$ 46.146 billion (2010 estimate)

GDP (Purchasing Power Parity)

104.504 billion of International dollars (2010 estimate)

Real GDP growth
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
4.9% 1.7% 5.5% 6% 4% 5.7% 6.3% 4.5%
2009 2010 2011 2012*        
3.1% 3.1% -0.8% 2.2%        

*Estimate

GDP per capita - current prices

US$ 4,286 (2010 estimate)

GDP per capita - PPP

$9,707 International Dollars (2010 estimate)

GDP (PPP) - share of world total
1980 1990 2000 2010 2015**
0.1% 0.1% 0.11% 0.13% 0.13%

**Forecast

 
 
Source
GDP - composition by sector

(Data released on February 2012)

  • agriculture: 10.6% 
  • industry: 34.6% 
  • services: 54.8% (2010 estimate)
Gross domestic expenditure on R&D; (% of GDP)

N/A

(Data released on March 2012)

Inflation
2009 2010 2011 2012*
3.5%(2008) 4.4% 3.5% 5%

*Estimate

Unemployment rate
2009 2010 2011 2012*
13.3% 13% 18.9%(2009) 17%

*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*
43.3% 42.8% 40.4% 42.4% 43.5%

*Estimate

Public deficit (General government net lending/borrowing as a % of GDP)
2008 2009 2010 2011* 2012**
-0.6% -1.5% -1.3% -3.5% -5.6%

*Estimate    **Forecast

Government bond ratings

Standard & Poor's: BB

Moody's rating: Baa3

Moody's outlook: NEG

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

Market value of publicly traded shares
2009 2010 2011
US$9.12 billion US$10.68 billion US$9.662 billion
Largest companies in Tunisia

N/A