Bahamas Country Data

CountryBahamas
Country CodeBHS
Urban population percentage of total (2012)84.45
Urban population (2012)314,111
Land area (sq. km, 2011)10,010
Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$, 2012)$360,217,300
Total reserves (includes gold, current US$, 2012)$846,941,351
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %, 2012)1.99
Deposit interest rate (%, 2012)2.01
Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations, 2013)84
Time required to start a business (days, 2013)23.5
Start-up procedures to register a business (number, 2013)7
Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours, 2013)58
Tax payments (number, 2013)18
Total tax rate (% of commercial profits, 2013)46.6
Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people, 2012)72.31
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers (per 100 people, 2012)2.76
Internet users (per 100 people, 2012)71.75
Logistics performance index: Overall (1=low to 5=high, 2012)2.75
GDP (current US$, 2012)$8,149,004,000
GDP growth (annual %, 2012)1.83
GDP per capita (current US$, 2012)21,908
Labor force (2012)216,028
Unemployment as % of total labor force (2012)14.00
Life expectancy at birth, total (years, 2011)74.75
Population ages 0-14 (% of total, 2012)21.62
Population ages 65 and above (% of total, 2012)7.42
Population ages 15-64 (% of total, 2012)70.96
Population growth (annual %, 2012)1.52
Population (Total, 2012)371,960