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Summary statistics
Region Oceania-Melanesia  
Surface area (sq km) 18575  
Population (est., 000) 260  
Pop. density (per sq km) 14.0  
Capital city Nouméa  
Capital city pop. (000) 181  
Currency CFP Franc (XPF)  
Economic indicators
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2013 9712  
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2010 9064  
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2005 6236  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2013 2.4  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2010 3.9  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2005 3.6  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2013 37862.3  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2010 36789.2  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2005 27266.1  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2013 37862.3  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2010 36789.2  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2005 27266.1  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2013 40.9  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2010 43.1  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2005 28.5  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2013 86.46 UN operational exchange rate.  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2010 90.81 UN operational exchange rate.  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2005 100.84 UN operational exchange rate.  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2013 -1889 2012.  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2010 -1360  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2005 -112  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2013 126 Nouméa.  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2010 119 Nouméa.  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2005 108 Nouméa.  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2013 103  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2010 98  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2005 100  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2013 103  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2010 98  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2005 100  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2013 ...  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2010 22.4 Population census. ISIC Rev.3. Population aged 14 and over. 2008.  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2005 21.3 Population census. ISIC Rev.3. Population aged 14 and over.  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2013 ...  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2010 2.7 Population census. ISIC Rev.3. Population aged 14 and over. 2008.  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2005 3.1 Population census. ISIC Rev.3. Population aged 14 and over.  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2013 45.8  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2010 45.8  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2005 47.7  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2013 67.3  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2010 67.3  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2005 69.9  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2013 108 Including nationals residing abroad.  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2010 99 Including nationals residing abroad.  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2005 101 Including nationals residing abroad.  
Energy production, primary (Petajoules) 2013 2 2012.  
Energy production, primary (Petajoules) 2010 1  
Energy production, primary (Petajoules) 2005 1  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2013 93.8 ITU estimate.  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2010 89.6  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2005 58.7  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2013 66.0 ITU estimate.  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2010 42.0 ITU estimate.  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2005 32.4  
Exports (million US$) 2013 1237.4  
Imports (million US$) 2013 3237.0  
Balance (million US$) 2013 -1999.6  
Major trading partners (% of exports) 2013 France (15.7), Japan (14.5), Australia (13.1)  
Major trading partners (% of imports) 2013 France (23.4), Singapore (19.5), Australia (8.9)  
Social indicators
Population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 1.3  
Urban population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 2.2  
Rural population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 -0.6  
Urban population (%) 2014 69.7  
Population aged 0-14 years (%) 2014 22.4  
Population aged 60+ years (females and males, % of total) 2014 14.7/13.8  
Sex ratio (males per 100 females) 2014 102.1  
Life expectancy at birth (females and males, years) 2010-2015 79.3/73.6  
Infant mortality rate (per 1 000 live births) 2010-2015 13.1  
Fertility rate, total (live births per woman) 2010-2015 2.1  
International migrant stock (000 and % of total population) mid-2013 63.0/24.6  
Intentional homicide rate (per 100,000 population) 2008-2012 3.3  
Environment
Threatened species 2014 493  
Forested area (% of land area) 2012 45.9  
Proportion of terrestrial and marine areas protected (%) 2014 91.0  
CO2 emission estimates (000 metric tons and metric tons per capita) 2011 3854/15.4  
Energy supply per capita (Gigajoules) 2012 180.0  
Trade Profile
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