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Summary statistics
Region Oceania-Micronesia  
Currency U.S. Dollar (USD)  
Surface area (square kilometres) 459  
Population in 2012 (estimated, 000) 21  
Population density in 2012 (per square kilometre) 45.2  
Capital city and population in 2011 (000) Melekeok (1)  
United Nations membership date 15 December 1994  
Economic indicators
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2012 213  
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2010 205  
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2005 188  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2012 -2.5  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2010 -3.4  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2005 6.2  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2012 10271.2  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2010 10028.3  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2005 9446.3  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2012 8853.4  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2010 8584.7  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2005 8180.0  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2012 25.5  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2010 22.2  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2005 35.7  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2012 119 Air arrivals (Palau International Airport).  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2010 86 Air arrivals (Palau International Airport).  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2005 81 Air arrivals (Palau International Airport).  
Energy production, primary (000 mt oil equivalent) 2012 ... UNSD estimate.  
Energy production, primary (000 mt oil equivalent) 2010 2 UNSD estimate.  
Energy production, primary (000 mt oil equivalent) 2005 2 UNSD estimate.  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2012 82.6  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2010 70.9  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2005 30.4  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2012 ...  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2010 ...  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2005 27.0 2004.  
Exports (million US$) 2012 9.0  
Imports (million US$) 2012 141.9  
Balance (million US$) 2012 -132.9  
Major trading partners (% of exports) 2012 Japan (82.2), United States (3.3), Guam (3.3)  
Major trading partners (% of imports) 2012 United States (37.1), Guam (32.4), Japan (9.7)  
Social indicators
Population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 0.8  
Urban population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 1.7  
Rural population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 -4.3  
Urban population (%) 2013 85.8  
Population aged 0-14 years (%) 2013 19.9 Data compiled by the Secretariat of the Pacific Community Demography Programme. De facto estimate.  
Population aged 60+ years (females and males, % of total) 2013 11.7/9.4 Data compiled by the Secretariat of the Pacific Community Demography Programme. De facto estimate.  
Sex ratio (males per 100 females) 2013 111.9 Data compiled by the Secretariat of the Pacific Community Demography Programme. De facto estimate.  
Life expectancy at birth (females and males, years) 2010-2015 72.1/66.3 Data compiled by the Secretariat of the Pacific Community Demography Programme. 2001-2005.  
Infant mortality rate (per 1 000 live births) 2010-2015 12.2 Data compiled by the Secretariat of the Pacific Community Demography Programme. 2010.  
Fertility rate, total (live births per woman) 2010-2015 1.7 Data compiled by the Secretariat of the Pacific Community Demography Programme. 2010.  
Contraceptive prevalence (ages 15-49, %) 2006-2012 32.8 Age group 15 to 44 years. 2003.  
International migrant stock (000 and % of total population) mid-2013 5.6/26.7  
Refugees and others of concern to UNHCR mid-2013 2  
Education: Government expenditure (% of GDP) 2006-2012 7.3 UNESCO estimate. 2002.  
Education: Primary-secondary gross enrolment ratio (f/m per 100) 2006-2012 100.4/100.7 National estimate. 2004.  
Education: Female third-level students (% of total) 2006-2012 63.4 UNESCO estimate. 2002.  
Seats held by women in national parliaments (%) 2014 0.0  
Environment
Threatened species 2013 176  
Forested area (% of land area) 2011 87.6  
CO2 emission estimates (000 metric tons and metric tons per capita) 2010 216/10.5  
Energy consumption per capita (kilograms oil equivalent) 2010 3595.0 UNSD estimate.  
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