Economy of French Polynesia

Imports
Imports commoditiesfuels, foodstuffs, machinery and equipment
Exports
Exports commoditiescultured pearls, coconut products, mother-of-pearl, vanilla, shark meat
Economy sectors
Agriculture productscoconuts, vanilla, vegetables, fruits, coffee; poultry, beef, dairy products; fish
Industrial productstourism, pearls, agricultural processing, handicrafts, phosphates
Economy
Unemployment11.7 % (2005)11.8 % (1994)
GDP - Official Exchange Rate5.65 Billion $ (2006)6.10 Billion $ (2004)3.80 Billion $ (2002)
GDP - Official Exchange Rate of French Polynesia
GDP growth rate-0.40 % (2006)2.70 % (2005)5.10 % (2002)
GDP growth rate of French Polynesia
GDP per Capita (PPP)22,000 $ (2006)18,000 $ (2004)17,500 $ (2003)
GDP per Capita (PPP) of French Polynesia
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity5.65 Billion $ (2006)4.72 Billion $ (2004)4.58 Billion $ (2003)
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity of French Polynesia
GDP PPP per land area1.36 Million $ per square kilometer (2006)1.13 Million $ per square kilometer (2004)1.10 Million $ per square kilometer (2003)
GDP PPP per land area of French Polynesia
ElectricityGDP decomposition by sector
Industry % of GDP20.0 % (2006)
Services % of GDP76.9 % (2006)
Tourism
International tourism, number of arrivals169 Thousand (2012)163 Thousand (2011)154 Thousand (2010)
International tourism, number of arrivals of French Polynesia
International tourism, number of departures88,000 (2009)65,000 (1996)63,000 (1995)
International tourism, number of departures of French Polynesia
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio61.6 % (2012)55.3 % (2011)57.4 % (2010)
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio of French Polynesia
Debt, Current Account Balance and Budget Deficit
Current Account Balance (Total)331 Million $ (2011)153 Million $ (2010)-42.18 Million $ (2009)
Current Account Balance (Total) of French Polynesia