Economy of Virgin Islands

Imports
Imports commoditiescrude oil, foodstuffs, consumer goods, building materials
Exports
Exports commoditiesrefined petroleum products
Economy sectors
Agriculture productsfruit, vegetables, sorghum; Senepol cattle
Industrial productstourism, watch assembly, rum distilling, construction, pharmaceuticals, electronics
Economy
Unemployment4.90 % (1999)
GDP - Official Exchange Rate2.00 Billion $ (1993)1.77 Billion $ (1992)1.67 Billion $ (1991)
GDP - Official Exchange Rate of Virgin Islands
GDP growth rate2.00 % (2002)2.00 % (2001)7.14 % (1989)
GDP growth rate of Virgin Islands
GDP per Capita (PPP)14,500 $ (2004)
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity1.58 Billion $ (2004)2.50 Billion $ (2002)
GDP PPP per land area826 Thousand $ per square kilometer (2004)1.31 Million $ per square kilometer (2002)
ElectricityGDP decomposition by sector
Industry % of GDP19.0 % (2003)
Services % of GDP80.0 % (2003)
Tourism
International tourism, number of arrivals580 Thousand (2012)532 Thousand (2011)590 Thousand (2010)
International tourism, number of arrivals of Virgin Islands
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio551 % (2012)485 % (2011)555 % (2010)
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio of Virgin Islands