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Summary statistics
Region Eastern Africa  
Currency Metical (MZN)  
Surface area (square kilometres) 801590  
Population in 2012 (estimated, 000) 25203  
Population density in 2012 (per square kilometre) 31.4  
Capital city and population in 2011 (000) Maputo (1150)  
United Nations membership date 16 September 1975  
Economic indicators
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2012 14605  
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2010 9274  
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2005 6579  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2012 7.5  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2010 7.1  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2005 8.4  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2012 579.5  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2010 387.0  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2005 313.1  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2012 557.6  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2010 384.4  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2005 296.6  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2012 17.5  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2010 16.5  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2005 18.7  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2012 29.75 Principal rate.  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2010 32.58 Principal rate.  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2005 24.18 Principal rate.  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2012 -6297  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2010 -1450  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2005 -761  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2012 319 2011. Series linked to former series.  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2010 287  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2005 173  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2012 159  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2010 148  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2005 96  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2012 162  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2010 153  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2005 95  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2012 26.3  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2010 25.9  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2005 27.9  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2012 75.8  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2010 75.7  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2005 78.2  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2012 2113 2008: Methodology revised; data not strictly comparable.  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2010 1718 2008: Methodology revised; data not strictly comparable.  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2005 578 2008: Methodology revised; data not strictly comparable.  
Energy production, primary (000 mt oil equivalent) 2012 ...  
Energy production, primary (000 mt oil equivalent) 2010 4471  
Energy production, primary (000 mt oil equivalent) 2005 3245  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2012 33.1 Incomplete coverage.  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2010 30.9  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2005 7.2  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2012 4.9 ITU estimate.  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2010 4.2  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2005 0.9 ITU estimate.  
Exports (million US$) 2012 3469.9  
Imports (million US$) 2012 6177.2  
Balance (million US$) 2012 -2707.3  
Major trading partners (% of exports) 2012 Netherlands (26.6), South Africa (19.2), China (18.4)  
Major trading partners (% of imports) 2012 South Africa (31.4), Netherlands (9.3), United Arab Emirates (7.4)  
Social indicators
Population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 2.5  
Urban population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 3.1  
Rural population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 1.9  
Urban population (%) 2013 31.7  
Population aged 0-14 years (%) 2013 45.4  
Population aged 60+ years (females and males, % of total) 2013 5.6/4.5  
Sex ratio (males per 100 females) 2013 95.7  
Life expectancy at birth (females and males, years) 2010-2015 51.1/49.2  
Infant mortality rate (per 1 000 live births) 2010-2015 74.3  
Fertility rate, total (live births per woman) 2010-2015 5.2  
Contraceptive prevalence (ages 15-49, %) 2006-2012 11.6  
International migrant stock (000 and % of total population) mid-2013 218.8/0.9 Data refer to foreign citizens. Includes refugees.  
Refugees and others of concern to UNHCR mid-2013 13172  
Education: Government expenditure (% of GDP) 2006-2012 5.0  
Education: Primary-secondary gross enrolment ratio (f/m per 100) 2006-2012 73.0/80.9  
Education: Female third-level students (% of total) 2006-2012 38.7  
Intentional homicides (females and males, per 100 000) 2008-2010 8.4/53.7 Estimates.  
Seats held by women in national parliaments (%) 2014 39.2  
Environment
Threatened species 2013 230  
Forested area (% of land area) 2011 49.4  
CO2 emission estimates (000 metric tons and metric tons per capita) 2010 2880/0.1  
Energy consumption per capita (kilograms oil equivalent) 2010 80.0  
Precipitation in the capital city, total mean (millimetres) 814 Based on monthly averages for the period 1961-1990.  
Temperature in the capital city, mean °C (minimum and maximum) 18.6/27.2 Based on monthly averages for the period 1961-1990.  
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