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Geographical features
Area in square kilometers
444
Population density per square kilometer (January 2012)
341
Average temperature in degrees centigrade
27.5
Total average monthly rainfall in millimeters
629

 

Population and workforce
Total population (per January 2012)
151.339
Labor force (2011)
68.763
Employed population (2011)
62.042
Unemployment rate (%, 2011)
9.8

 

Employment population by economic activitiy
(2011, 3-year moving average)

Agriculture, fishing and mining
485
(0.8%)
Manufacturing
3.947
(6.6%)
Electricity, gas and water
749
(1.2%)
Construction
4.755
(7.9%)
Trade, restaurants and hotels
15.658
(26.1%)
Transport, storage and communication
4.431
(7.4%)
Banking, insurance and business services
11.813
(19.7%)
Public administration / social services
5.349
(8.9%)
Education
3.067
(5.1%)
Health / social work
5.916
(9.9%)
Other services
5.872
(9.8%)
Total
60.042
(100%)


Import & export
Imports excl. oil and oil products (x mln Naf),
2011 2.267
Exports excl. oil and oil products (x mln Naf),
2011 298


GDP
Gross Domestic Product (x mln), 2011
5.439,3
Real GDP growth,
2011 0.6
Inflation (%, 2011)
2.3


Source: CBS, Statistical Orientation 2012