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Summary statistics
Region Eastern Africa  
Surface area (sq km) 457  
Population (est., 000) 93  
Pop. density (per sq km) 205.1  
Capital city Victoria  
Capital city pop. (000) 26  
Currency Seychelles Rupee (SCR)  
UN membership date 21 September 1976  
Economic indicators
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2013 1445  
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2010 970  
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2005 919  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2013 5.6  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2010 6.0  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2005 9.0  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2013 15565.4  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2010 10634.7  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2005 10553.1  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2013 14019.4  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2010 9664.0  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2005 10093.0  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2013 38.3  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2010 35.4  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2005 35.1  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2013 12.08 Official rate.  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2010 12.15 Official rate.  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2005 5.50 Official rate.  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2013 -228  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2010 -214  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2005 -174  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2013 247  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2010 215  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2005 115  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2013 110  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2010 91  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2005 98  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2013 114  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2010 94  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2005 98  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2013 230  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2010 175  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2005 129  
Energy production, primary (Petajoules) 2013 0 2012.  
Energy production, primary (Petajoules) 2010 0  
Energy production, primary (Petajoules) 2005 0  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2013 147.3  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2010 128.9 January 2011.  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2005 67.5  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2013 50.4 ITU estimate.  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2010 41.0 ITU estimate.  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2005 25.4  
Major trading partners (% of exports) 2013 ...  
Major trading partners (% of imports) 2013 ...  
Social indicators
Population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 0.6  
Urban population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 1.1  
Rural population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 -0.1  
Urban population (%) 2014 53.6  
Population aged 0-14 years (%) 2014 22.2  
Population aged 60+ years (females and males, % of total) 2014 12.7/9.4  
Sex ratio (males per 100 females) 2014 103.2  
Life expectancy at birth (females and males, years) 2010-2015 78.0/68.9  
Infant mortality rate (per 1 000 live births) 2010-2015 8.2  
Fertility rate, total (live births per woman) 2010-2015 2.2  
International migrant stock (000 and % of total population) mid-2013 12.1/13.0  
Education: Government expenditure (% of GDP) 2007-2013 3.6  
Education: Primary-secondary gross enrolment ratio (f/m per 100) 2007-2013 93.4/91.2  
Education: Female third-level students (% of total) 2007-2013 75.0  
Intentional homicide rate (per 100,000 population) 2008-2012 9.5  
Seats held by women in national parliaments (%) 2015 43.8  
Environment
Threatened species 2014 435  
Forested area (% of land area) 2012 88.5  
Proportion of terrestrial and marine areas protected (%) 2014 0.1  
Population using improved drinking water sources (%) 2012 96.0  
Population using improved sanitation facilities (%) 2012 97.0  
CO2 emission estimates (000 metric tons and metric tons per capita) 2011 598/6.5  
Energy supply per capita (Gigajoules) 2012 116.0  
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