Source
Central bank

N/A

International Reserves

N/A

Source
Gross Domestic Product - GDP

US$ 51.979 billion (2011 estimate)

GDP (Purchasing Power Parity)

103.212 billion of International dollars (2011 estimate)

Real GDP growth
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
4.2% 4% 4.2% 7.4% 7% 7.5% 9.5% 9%
2009 2010 2011 2012*        
8.1% 8.5% 8.3% 7%        

*Estimate

GDP per capita - current prices

US$ 1,781 (2010 estimate)

GDP per capita - PPP

$3,536 International Dollars (2010 estimate)

GDP (PPP) - share of world total
1980 1990 2000 2010 2015**
N/A N/A 0.08% 0.12% 0.13%

**Forecast

 
 
Source
GDP - composition by sector

(Data released on February 2012)

  • agriculture: 21.9% 
  • industry: 37.8% 
  • services: 40.2% (2011 estimate)
Gross domestic expenditure on R&D; (% of GDP)

N/A

(Data released on March 2012)

Inflation
2009 2010 2011 2012*
14.1%(2008) 9.4% 12.8% 12.7%

*Estimate

Unemployment rate
2009 2010 2011 2012*
0.2% 0.2% 0.2%(2009) 0.2%

*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*
12.7% 11% 10% 9.1% 8.8%

*Estimate

Public deficit (General government net lending/borrowing as a % of GDP)
2008 2009 2010 2011* 2012**
10.2% 2.8% 3.3% 7.5% 3.8%

*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 US$715.3 million N/A
Largest companies in Uzbekistan

N/A

 
 
Source
Current account balance

US$ 1.5 billion (2011 estimate)(After 2008)

Current account balance by percentage of GDP

2.8% of GDP (2011 estimate)(2009)

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

31.5% (2010)

(Data released on April 2012)

Shares in world total merchandising export

0.07%(2007)

(Data were released in 2012 and refer to 2011)

Shares in world total commercial services export

0.04% (2011)(2007)

(Data were released in 2012)

Total exports

US$16.65 billion (2012 estimate) 

Export commodities

energy products, cotton, gold, mineral fertilizers, ferrous and nonferrous metals, textiles, food products, machinery, automobiles

Total imports

US$15.53 billion (2012 estimate) 

 
 
Source
Import commodities

machinery and equipment, foodstuffs, chemicals, ferrous and nonferrous metals

Exports - major partners

Russia 20.9%, Turkey 17.1%, China 14.7%, Kazakhstan 10.3%, Bangladesh 8.7% (2011)

Imports - major partners

Russia 21.4%, South Korea 19.1%, China 15.1%, Germany 7.4%, Kazakhstan 5.6% (2011)

FDI inflows
2009 2010 2011
US$842 million US$1,628 million(2009) US$1,403 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)

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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 - 185. A high ranking means the regulatory environment is more conducive to the starting and operation of a local firm.)

Overall ranking: 154 out of 185 countries(2009) (2013)

Subcategories:

Starting a business: 90 out of 185 countries(2009)

Enforcing Contracts: 46 out of 185 countries

Registering Property: 138 out of 185 countries

Getting credit: 154 out of 185 countries

Protecting investors: 139 out of 185 countries

Trading across border: 185 out of 185 countries

Paying Taxes: 161 out of 185 countries

Dealing with Construction Permits: 152 out of 185 countries

Getting Electricity: 167 out of 185 countries

Resolving Insolvency: 73 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

Ranking: 164 Score: 45.8 (Repressed) (2009)

(100=totally free 0=totally repressed )

 
 
Source
Total area

447,400 km2 (2006)

Capital

Tashkent (Toshkent) (2009)

Currency

Uzbekistani soum (UZS) (2009)

Government type

republic; authoritarian presidential rule, with little power outside the executive branch (2009)

Languages

Uzbek 74.3%, Russian 14.2%, Tajik 4.4%, other 7.1%

Religions

Muslim 88% (mostly Sunnis), Eastern Orthodox 9%, other 3%

Total population
1980 1990 2000 2012* 2017**
N/A N/A 24.91 million 29.45 million 31.26 million

*Estimate    **Forecast

 
 
Source
Urban population as % of total population
1960 1980 2000 2011
34% 40.8% 37.3% 36.2%
Population median age

24 years (2010)

Population growth rate

2.7% (2011)

Life expectancy

68 years (2010)

Adult literacy

99% (2005/2010)

% of population living on less than $2 a day

76.68% (2011)

Inequality of wealth distribution (Gini index)

36.72 (2003)

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

Freedom House rating

Political Rights:7
Civil Liberties:7 (2011)

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

Source
Total telephone subscribers as % of population

98.59% (2011)

(sum of fixed telephone lines and mobile cellular subscribers)

Internet users as % of total population

30.2% (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)

Tashkent: 176th (2011)

Source
CO2 emissions(Metric tons of CO2 per capita)

4.2947 (Data were released in 2012 and refer to 2009)

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