Economy of Macao SAR, China

Imports
Imports commoditiesraw materials and semi-manufactured goods, consumer goods (foodstuffs, beverages, tobacco), capital goods, mineral fuels and oils
Import partnersChina 32.2%, Hong Kong 11.6%, France 8.8%, Switzerland 8.6%, Italy 7.5%, Japan 5.9%, US 5.2% (2012)
Exports
Exports commoditiesclothing, textiles, footwear, toys, electronics, machinery and parts
Export partnersHong Kong 50.3%, China 16.8%, US 6.2% (2012)
Economy sectors
Agriculture productsonly 2% of land area is cultivated, mainly by vegetable growers; fishing, mostly for crustaceans, is important; some of the catch is exported to Hong Kong
Industrial productstourism, gambling, clothing, textiles, electronics, footwear, toys
Economy
Unemployment1.80 % (2013)2.00 % (2012)2.20 % (2011)
Unemployment of Macao SAR, China
GDP - Official Exchange Rate51.7 Billion $ (2013)44.3 Billion $ (2012)36.4 Billion $ (2011)
GDP - Official Exchange Rate of Macao SAR, China
GDP growth rate11.9 % (2013)10.0 % (2012)20.7 % (2011)
GDP growth rate of Macao SAR, China
GDP per Capita (PPP)88,700 $ (2013)128 Thousand $ (2012)82,400 $ (2011)
GDP per Capita (PPP) of Macao SAR, China
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity51.7 Billion $ (2013)71.1 Billion $ (2012)47.2 Billion $ (2011)
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity of Macao SAR, China
GDP PPP per land area1.83 Billion $ per square kilometer (2013)2.52 Billion $ per square kilometer (2012)1.67 Billion $ per square kilometer (2011)
GDP PPP per land area of Macao SAR, China
ElectricityBanking
Commercial bank prime lending rate5.25 % (2013)5.25 % (2012)5.25 % (2011)
Commercial bank prime lending rate of Macao SAR, China
GDP decomposition by sector
Industry % of GDP6.50 % (2013)6.30 % (2012)
Services % of GDP93.5 % (2013)93.7 % (2012)
Tourism
International tourism, number of arrivals13.6 Million (2012)12.9 Million (2011)11.9 Million (2010)
International tourism, number of arrivals of Macao SAR, China
International tourism, number of departures1.29 Million (2012)908 Thousand (2011)753 Thousand (2010)
International tourism, number of departures of Macao SAR, China
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio2,349 % (2012)2,256 % (2011)2,231 % (2010)
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio of Macao SAR, China
Debt, Current Account Balance and Budget Deficit
Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP)43.5 % of GDP (2012)44.1 % of GDP (2011)42.9 % of GDP (2010)
Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of Macao SAR, China
Current Account Balance (Total)18.7 Billion $ (2012)16.1 Billion $ (2011)12.1 Billion $ (2010)
Current Account Balance (Total) of Macao SAR, China
External Debt (Total)3.10 Billion $ (2004)2.70 Billion $ (2003)121 Million $ (2001)
External Debt (Total) of Macao SAR, China
External Debt (Percentage of GDP)30.8 % of GDP (2004)34.1 % of GDP (2003)1.86 % of GDP (2001)
External Debt (Percentage of GDP) of Macao SAR, China
External Debt per Capita6,761 $ (2004)5,991 $ (2003)276 $ (2001)
External Debt per Capita of Macao SAR, China