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Summary statistics
Region 2015 South America  
Surface area (sq km) 2014 83534  
Population (proj., 000) 2016 276  
Pop. density (per sq km) 2016 3.4  
Capital city 2015 Cayenne  
Capital city pop. (000) 2015 58 2014.  
Currency 2015 Euro (EUR)  
Economic indicators
Employment: Industry (% of employed) 2014 14.9 Persons aged 15 to 64 years. Excluding the institutional population. 2012.  
Employment: Industry (% of employed) 2010 14.1 Persons aged 15 to 64 years. Excluding the institutional population.  
Employment: Industry (% of employed) 2005 ... Persons aged 15 to 64 years. Excluding the institutional population.  
Employment: Services and other (% of employed) 2014 58.3 Persons aged 15 to 64 years. Excluding the institutional population. 2012.  
Employment: Services and other (% of employed) 2010 51.5 Persons aged 15 to 64 years. Excluding the institutional population.  
Employment: Services and other (% of employed) 2005 ... Persons aged 15 to 64 years. Excluding the institutional population.  
Unemployment (% of labour force) 2014 22.7 Estimate.  
Unemployment (% of labour force) 2010 21.0 Estimate.  
Unemployment (% of labour force) 2005 24.8 Estimate.  
Labour force participation (female/male pop. %) 2014 49.0/60.8 Estimate.  
Labour force participation (female/male pop. %) 2010 48.0/61.4 Estimate.  
Labour force participation (female/male pop. %) 2005 45.7/61.5 Estimate.  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2014 126  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2010 119  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2005 108  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2014 89 2013.  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2010 90  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2005 96  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2014 89 2013.  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2010 90  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2005 96  
Major trading partners (% of exports) 2015 ...  
Major trading partners (% of imports) 2015 ...  
Social indicators
Population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 2.8  
Urban population (%) 2015 84.4  
Urban population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 2.8  
Fertility rate, total (live births per woman) 2010-2015 3.5  
Life expectancy at birth (females/males, years) 2010-2015 82.6/75.8  
Total dependency ratio (Pop. aged 0-14 & 65+ per 100 pop. 15-64) 2015 63  
International migrant stock (000/% of total pop.) mid-2015 106.1/39.5  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2014 185  
Infant mortality rate (per 1 000 live births) 2010-2015 10  
Environment
Threatened species 2015 67  
Forested area (% of land area) 2013 98.9 Estimate.  
CO2 emission estimates (000 tons/tons per capita) 2013 759/3.0  
Energy production, primary (Petajoules) 2013 3  
Energy supply per capita (Gigajoules) 2013 52.0 Estimate.  
Terrestrial and marine areas protected (% of total area) 2014 48.8  
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