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Summary statistics
Region Eastern Africa  
Surface area (square kilometres) 390757  
Population in 2012 (estimated, 000) 13724  
Population density in 2012 (per square kilometre) 35.1  
Capital city and population in 2011 (000) Harare (1542)  
United Nations membership date 25 August 1980  
Economic indicators
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2012 9802  
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2010 7433  
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2005 6223  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2012 4.4  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2010 9.6  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2005 -4.1  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2012 714.2  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2010 568.4  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2005 489.6  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2012 697.4  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2010 562.0  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2005 481.7  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2012 16.0  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2010 14.0  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2005 2.0  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2012 ... Official rate.  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2010 ... Official rate.  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2005 80.77 Official rate.  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2012 111 Index base 2009=100.  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2010 103 Index base 2009=100.  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2005 1117 2006. Index base 2005=100. Annual average is calculated as the geometric mean of monthly indices.  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2012 103  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2010 94  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2005 93  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2012 96  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2010 93  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2005 91  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2012 ...  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2010 ...  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2005 9.3 2004. The indices are shown in terms of ISIC Rev.3. June. Excludes electricity, gas and water supply.  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2012 ...  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2010 ...  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2005 64.8 2004. The indices are shown in terms of ISIC Rev.3. June.  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2012 83.2  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2010 83.0  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2005 83.1  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2012 89.7  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2010 89.5  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2005 90.1  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2012 1794 Arrivals of non-resident visitors at national borders.  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2010 2239 Arrivals of non-resident visitors at national borders.  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2005 1559 Arrivals of non-resident visitors at national borders.  
Energy production, primary (000 mt oil equivalent) 2012 ...  
Energy production, primary (000 mt oil equivalent) 2010 2337  
Energy production, primary (000 mt oil equivalent) 2005 2836  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2012 96.9  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2010 61.3  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2005 5.2  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2012 17.1 ITU estimate.  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2010 11.5  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2005 8.0  
Exports (million US$) 2012 3882.4  
Imports (million US$) 2012 7362.5  
Balance (million US$) 2012 -3480.1  
Major trading partners (% of exports) 2012 South Africa (68.9), United Arab Emirates (12.4), Mozambique (7.3)  
Major trading partners (% of imports) 2012 South Africa (42.2), United Kingdom (17.2), United States (7.6)  
Social indicators
Population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 2.8  
Urban population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 3.4  
Rural population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 1.3  
Urban population (%) 2013 39.6  
Population aged 0-14 years (%) 2013 39.5  
Population aged 60+ years (females and males, % of total) 2013 6.4/5.0  
Sex ratio (males per 100 females) 2013 97.5  
Life expectancy at birth (females and males, years) 2010-2015 60.8/58.8  
Infant mortality rate (per 1 000 live births) 2010-2015 37.2  
Fertility rate, total (live births per woman) 2010-2015 3.5  
Contraceptive prevalence (ages 15-49, %) 2006-2012 58.5  
International migrant stock (000 and % of total population) mid-2013 361.0/2.6 Includes refugees.  
Refugees and others of concern to UNHCR mid-2013 63333  
Education: Government expenditure (% of GDP) 2006-2012 2.5  
Education: Primary-secondary gross enrolment ratio (f/m per 100) 2006-2012 69.2/71.8 2003.  
Education: Female third-level students (% of total) 2006-2012 44.0  
Intentional homicides (females and males, per 100 000) 2008-2010 4.3/24.5 Estimates.  
Seats held by women in national parliaments (%) 2014 31.5  
Environment
Threatened species 2013 58  
Forested area (% of land area) 2011 39.5  
CO2 emission estimates (000 metric tons and metric tons per capita) 2010 9420/0.7  
Energy consumption per capita (kilograms oil equivalent) 2010 265.0  
Precipitation in the capital city, total mean (millimetres) 841 Based on monthly averages for the period 1961-1990.  
Temperature in the capital city, mean °C (minimum and maximum) 12.3/25.5 Based on monthly averages for the period 1961-1990.  
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