Economy of Cuba

Imports
Imports commoditiespetroleum, food, machinery and equipment, chemicals
Import partnersVenezuela 38.3%, China 10.8%, Spain 8.9%, Brazil 5.2%, US 4.3% (2012)
Exports
Exports commoditiespetroleum, nickel, medical products, sugar, tobacco, fish, citrus, coffee
Export partnersCanada 17.7%, China 16.9%, Venezuela 12.5%, Netherlands 9%, Spain 5.9% (2012)
Economy sectors
Agriculture productssugar, tobacco, citrus, coffee, rice, potatoes, beans; livestock
Industrial productspetroleum, nickel/cobalt, pharmaceuticals, tobacco, construction, steel, cement, agricultural machinery, sugar
Economy
Unemployment4.30 % (2013)3.80 % (2012)3.20 % (2011)
Unemployment of Cuba
GDP - Official Exchange Rate72.3 Billion $ (2012)68.2 Billion $ (2011)57.5 Billion $ (2010)
GDP - Official Exchange Rate of Cuba
GDP growth rate3.10 % (2012)2.71 % (2011)1.50 % (2010)
GDP growth rate of Cuba
GDP per Capita (PPP)18,796 $ (2011)10,200 $ (2010)9,800 $ (2009)
GDP per Capita (PPP) of Cuba
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity121 Billion $ (2012)212 Billion $ (2011)114 Billion $ (2010)
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity of Cuba
GDP PPP per land area1.09 Million $ per square kilometer (2012)1.91 Million $ per square kilometer (2011)1.03 Million $ per square kilometer (2010)
GDP PPP per land area of Cuba
ElectricityGDP decomposition by sector
Agriculture % of GDP3.80 % (2013)3.80 % (2012)
Industry % of GDP22.3 % (2013)22.2 % (2012)
Services % of GDP73.9 % (2013)74.0 % (2012)
Tourism
International tourism, number of arrivals2.82 Million (2012)2.69 Million (2011)2.51 Million (2010)
International tourism, number of arrivals of Cuba
International tourism, number of departures213 Thousand (2012)253 Thousand (2011)251 Thousand (2010)
International tourism, number of departures of Cuba
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio25.4 % (2012)24.2 % (2011)22.2 % (2010)
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio of Cuba
Debt, Current Account Balance and Budget Deficit
Public debt (Percentage of GDP)35.9 % of GDP (2013)35.8 % of GDP (2012)35.4 % of GDP (2011)
Public debt (Percentage of GDP) of Cuba
Current Account Balance (Total)290 Million $ (2013)-134.40 Million $ (2012)-159.70 Million $ (2011)
Current Account Balance (Total) of Cuba
External Debt (Total)23.4 Billion $ (2013)22.5 Billion $ (2012)21.5 Billion $ (2011)
External Debt (Total) of Cuba
External Debt (Percentage of GDP)32.4 % of GDP (2013)31.1 % of GDP (2012)31.5 % of GDP (2011)
External Debt (Percentage of GDP) of Cuba
External Debt per Capita2,119 $ (2013)2,032 $ (2012)1,941 $ (2011)
External Debt per Capita of Cuba