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Summary statistics
Region Northern Africa  
Surface area (sq km) 163610  
Population (est., 000) 11117  
Pop. density (per sq km) 68.0  
Capital city Tunis  
Capital city pop. (000) 1978 Refers to Grand Tunis.  
Currency Tunisian Dinar (TND)  
UN membership date 12 November 1956  
Economic indicators
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2013 46883  
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2010 44051  
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2005 32272  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2013 2.3  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2010 3.0  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2005 4.0  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2013 4263.5  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2010 4143.3  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2005 3210.7  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2013 4212.6  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2010 3948.9  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2005 3045.3  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2013 20.5  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2010 24.6  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2005 21.5  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2013 1.65 Market rate.  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2010 1.44 Market rate.  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2005 1.36 Market rate.  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2013 -3879  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2010 -2104  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2005 -299  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2013 161  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2010 139 Series linked to former series.  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2005 114  
Index of industrial production (2010=100) 2013 100 ISIC Rev.4 (BCDE).  
Index of industrial production (2010=100) 2010 100 ISIC Rev.4 (BCDE).  
Index of industrial production (2010=100) 2005 83 ISIC Rev.4 (BCDE).  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2013 118  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2010 107  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2005 101  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2013 118  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2010 107  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2005 101  
Unemployment (% of labour force) 2013 13.3  
Unemployment (% of labour force) 2010 13.0  
Unemployment (% of labour force) 2005 14.2  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2013 33.5 2011.  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2010 32.7  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2005 32.3  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2013 16.2 2011.  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2010 17.6  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2005 18.7  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2013 25.1  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2010 24.9  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2005 24.3  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2013 70.9  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2010 70.1  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2005 68.4  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2013 6269 Excluding nationals residing abroad.  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2010 6903 Excluding nationals residing abroad.  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2005 6378 Excluding nationals residing abroad.  
Energy production, primary (Petajoules) 2013 294 2012.  
Energy production, primary (Petajoules) 2010 324  
Energy production, primary (Petajoules) 2005 274  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2013 115.6  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2010 104.5  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2005 56.5  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2013 43.8 ITU estimate.  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2010 36.8  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2005 9.7  
Exports (million US$) 2013 17060.5  
Imports (million US$) 2013 24266.4  
Balance (million US$) 2013 -7205.9  
Major trading partners (% of exports) 2013 France (26.4), Italy (18.5), Germany (9.0)  
Major trading partners (% of imports) 2013 France (18.3), Italy (14.5), Germany (7.2)  
Social indicators
Population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 1.1  
Urban population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 1.4  
Rural population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 0.6  
Urban population (%) 2014 66.7  
Population aged 0-14 years (%) 2014 23.2  
Population aged 60+ years (females and males, % of total) 2014 11.9/10.6  
Sex ratio (males per 100 females) 2014 98.2  
Life expectancy at birth (females and males, years) 2010-2015 78.2/73.5  
Infant mortality rate (per 1 000 live births) 2010-2015 15.5  
Fertility rate, total (live births per woman) 2010-2015 2.0  
Contraceptive prevalence (ages 15-49, %) 2007-2013 62.5  
International migrant stock (000 and % of total population) mid-2013 36.5/0.3 Refers to foreign citizens.  
Refugees and others of concern to UNHCR mid-2014 1157  
Education: Government expenditure (% of GDP) 2007-2013 6.2  
Education: Primary-secondary gross enrolment ratio (f/m per 100) 2007-2013 99.1/97.9  
Education: Female third-level students (% of total) 2007-2013 60.4  
Intentional homicide rate (per 100,000 population) 2008-2012 2.2  
Seats held by women in national parliaments (%) 2015 31.3  
Environment
Threatened species 2014 82  
Forested area (% of land area) 2012 6.7  
Proportion of terrestrial and marine areas protected (%) 2014 3.7  
Population using improved drinking water sources (%) 2012 97.0  
Population using improved sanitation facilities (%) 2012 90.0  
CO2 emission estimates (000 metric tons and metric tons per capita) 2011 25643/2.4  
Energy supply per capita (Gigajoules) 2012 38.0  
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