Economy of Kiribati

Imports
Imports commoditiesfoodstuffs, machinery and equipment, miscellaneous manufactured goods, fuel
Exports
Exports commoditiescopra 62%, coconuts, seaweed, fish
Economy sectors
Agriculture productscopra, taro, breadfruit, sweet potatoes, vegetables; fish
Industrial productsfishing, handicrafts
Economy
Unemployment2.00 % (1992)
GDP - Official Exchange Rate173 Million $ (2013)173 Million $ (2012)172 Million $ (2011)
GDP - Official Exchange Rate of Kiribati
GDP growth rate2.90 % (2013)2.80 % (2012)1.80 % (2011)
GDP growth rate of Kiribati
GDP per Capita (PPP)6,400 $ (2013)6,200 $ (2012)5,800 $ (2011)
GDP per Capita (PPP) of Kiribati
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity698 Million $ (2013)669 Million $ (2012)609 Million $ (2011)
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity of Kiribati
GDP PPP per land area861 Thousand $ per square kilometer (2013)825 Thousand $ per square kilometer (2012)751 Thousand $ per square kilometer (2011)
GDP PPP per land area of Kiribati
ElectricityGDP decomposition by sector
Industry % of GDP7.90 % (2010)
Services % of GDP67.8 % (2010)
Tourism
International tourism, number of arrivals4,900 (2012)5,300 (2011)4,700 (2010)
International tourism, number of arrivals of Kiribati
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio4.80 % (2012)5.26 % (2011)4.81 % (2010)
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio of Kiribati
Debt, Current Account Balance and Budget Deficit
Current Account Balance (Total)-35.01 Million $ (2010)-21.00 Million $ (2007)-19.87 Million $ (2004)
Current Account Balance (Total) of Kiribati
External Debt (Total)10.0 Million $ (1999)