Economy of Puerto Rico

Imports
Imports commoditieschemicals, machinery and equipment, clothing, food, fish, petroleum products
Exports
Exports commoditieschemicals, electronics, apparel, canned tuna, rum, beverage concentrates, medical equipment
Economy sectors
Agriculture productssugarcane, coffee, pineapples, plantains, bananas; livestock products, chickens
Industrial productspharmaceuticals, electronics, apparel, food products, tourism
Economy
Unemployment16.0 % (2011)16.2 % (2010)
GDP - Official Exchange Rate101 Billion $ (2012)98.8 Billion $ (2011)93.5 Billion $ (2010)
GDP - Official Exchange Rate of Puerto Rico
GDP growth rate0.52 % (2012)-0.26 % (2011)-5.80 % (2010)
GDP growth rate of Puerto Rico
GDP per Capita (PPP)34,674 $ (2012)33,581 $ (2011)16,300 $ (2010)
GDP per Capita (PPP) of Puerto Rico
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity127 Billion $ (2012)124 Billion $ (2011)64.8 Billion $ (2010)
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity of Puerto Rico
GDP PPP per land area9.18 Million $ per square kilometer (2012)8.98 Million $ per square kilometer (2011)4.70 Million $ per square kilometer (2010)
GDP PPP per land area of Puerto Rico
ElectricityBanking
Commercial bank prime lending rate3.25 % (2010)3.25 % (2009)
GDP decomposition by sector
Agriculture % of GDP0.70 % (2013)0.80 % (2012)
Industry % of GDP48.8 % (2013)48.9 % (2012)
Services % of GDP50.5 % (2013)50.3 % (2012)
Tourism
International tourism, number of arrivals3.07 Million (2012)3.05 Million (2011)3.19 Million (2010)
International tourism, number of arrivals of Puerto Rico
International tourism, number of departures876 Thousand (2012)924 Thousand (2011)980 Thousand (2010)
International tourism, number of departures of Puerto Rico
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio83.1 % (2012)76.4 % (2011)85.6 % (2010)
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio of Puerto Rico
Debt, Current Account Balance and Budget Deficit
Public debt (Percentage of GDP)96.5 % of GDP (2013)93.2 % of GDP (2012)
External Debt (Total)56.8 Billion $ (2010)53.0 Billion $ (2009)
External Debt (Percentage of GDP)60.8 % of GDP (2010)55.6 % of GDP (2009)
External Debt per Capita15,269 $ (2010)14,164 $ (2009)