Djibouti

  • Key Indicators

    Summary statistics
    Region: Eastern Africa          
    Surface area (sq. km) 2014: 23200              
    Population 2016: 900000                
    Population Density (per sq. km) 2016: 38.8             
    Capital city: Djibouti               
    Capital city population 2015: 529000  
    Currency: Djibouti Franc (DJF)
     
    Economic indicators
    GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2014: 1589     
    GDP growth rate (annual %, const. 2005 prices) 2014: 6.0                
    GDP per capita (current US$) 2014: 1813.6             
    Economy: Agriculture (% of GVA) 2014: 3.2           
    Economy: Industry (% of GVA) 2014: 22.7              
    Economy: Services and other activity (% of GVA) 2014: 74.0             
    Unemployment (% of labor force) 2014: 55.7, Estimate.  
    Labor force participation (female/male pop. %) 2014: 36.5/67.9, Estimate.  
    Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2014: 134, 2013.  
    Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2014: 134, 2013.  
    Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2014: -309

    Source: World Statistics Pocketbook | United Nations Statistics Division