Source
Central bank

N/A

International Reserves

N/A

Gross Domestic Product - GDP

N/A

GDP (Purchasing Power Parity)

N/A

Real GDP growth
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
2013 2014 2015 2016 2017    
N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A    

 

GDP per capita - current prices

N/A

GDP per capita - PPP

N/A

GDP (PPP) - share of world total
1980 1990 2000 2010 2017
N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
 
 
Source
GDP - composition by sector
  • agriculture: 60.2% 
  • industry: 7.4% 
  • services: 32.5%

(2013 estimate)

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

N/A

 

Inflation
2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A

 

Unemployment rate
2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A

 

Household saving rates

N/A

 

Public debt (General government gross debt as a % of GDP)
2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A

 

Public deficit (General government net lending/borrowing as a % of GDP)
2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A

 

Government bond ratings

Standard & Poor's: N/A

Moody's: N/A

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

N/A

 
 
Source
Current account balance

N/A

Current account balance by percentage of GDP

N/A

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

14.5% (2015)

Shares in world total merchandising export

N/A

Shares in world total commercial services export

N/A

Total exports

USD 819.0 million (2014 estimate)

Export commodities

Livestock, bananas, hides, fish, charcoal, scrap metal

Total imports

USD 3.5 billion (2014 estimate)

 
 
Source
Import commodities

Manufactures, petroleum products, foodstuffs, construction materials, qat

Exports - major partners

UAE 45.8%, Yemen 19.7%, Oman 15.9% (2015)

Imports - major partners

Djibouti 18.7%, India 16.5%, China 11.8%, Oman 8.7%, Kenya 6.1%, Pakistan 4.4% (2015)

FDI inflows
2013 2014 2015
USD 446 million USD 434 million USD 516 million
Value of cross-border M&A, by country of purchaser
2012 2013 2014 2015
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Cross-border M&A deals worth over $3 billion completed in 2014

N/A

(for a monthly update on M&A; click here )

Cross-border M&A deals worth over $3 billion completed in 2015

N/A

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Best countries for doing business

Economies are ranked on their ease of doing business. A high ease of doing business ranking means the regulatory environment is more conducive to the starting and operation of a local firm.

Overall ranking: 190 out of 190 countries (2017)

Subcategories:

Starting a business: 184 out of 190 countries

Enforcing Contracts: 109 out of 190 countries

Registering Property: 148 out of 190 countries

Getting Credit: 185 out of 190 countries

Protecting Minority Investors: 190 out of 190 countries

Trading Across Borders: 156 out of 190 countries

Paying Taxes: 190 out of 190 countries

Dealing with Construction Permits: 187 out of 190 countries

Getting Electricity: 188 out of 190 countries

Resolving Insolvency: 169 out of 190 countries

Global competitiveness ranking

N/A

Index of Economic Freedom

N/A

 
 
Source
Time zone

UTC+3

Total area

637,657 sq km

Capital

Mogadishu

Currency

Somali shillings (SOS)

Government type

in the process of building a federal parliamentary republic

Languages

Somali (official), Arabic (official, according to the Transitional Federal Charter), Italian, English

Religions

Sunni Muslim (Islam) (official, according to the Transitional Federal Charter)

Total population
1980 1990 2000 2014* 2019
N/A N/A N/A

10,428,043

N/A

*Estimate   

 
 
Source
Urban population as % of total population
1960 1980 2000 2013
17.3% 27% 33% 39%
Population median age

17.7 years (2014 est.)

Population growth rate

1.75% (2014 est.)

Life expectancy

51.58 year (2014 est.)

Adult literacy

37.8% (2001 est.)

% of population living on less than $2 a day

N/A

Inequality of wealth distribution (Gini index)

N/A

 

Freedom House rating

Political Rights: 7
Civil Liberties: 7 (2014)

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

Source
Total telephone subscribers as % of population

Fixed 0.6%  Mobile  49.4%
(2013)

(fixed-telephone subscribers and mobile-cellular subscribers)

Internet users as % of total population

1.5% (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)

N/A

CO2 emissions(Metric tons of CO2 per capita)

0.01 (2010)