Barbados Country Data

CountryBarbados
Country CodeBRB
Urban population percentage of total (2012)44.91
Urban population (2012)127,195
Land area (sq. km, 2011)430
Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$, 2012)$356,372,288
Market capitalization of listed companies (% of GDP, 2012)106.39
Total reserves (includes gold, current US$, 2012)$839,722,755
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %, 2012)4.53
Deposit interest rate (%, 2012)2.56
Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations, 2013)91
Time required to start a business (days, 2013)18
Start-up procedures to register a business (number, 2013)8
Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours, 2013)237
Tax payments (number, 2013)28
Total tax rate (% of commercial profits, 2013)40.8
Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people, 2012)126.40
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers (per 100 people, 2012)23.82
Internet users (per 100 people, 2012)73.33
GDP (current US$, 2012)$4,224,850,000
GDP growth (annual %, 2012)0.01
GDP per capita (current US$, 2012)14,917
Labor force (2012)163,584
Unemployment as % of total labor force (2012)11.60
Life expectancy at birth, total (years, 2011)74.97
Population ages 0-14 (% of total, 2012)18.99
Population ages 65 and above (% of total, 2012)10.62
Population ages 15-64 (% of total, 2012)70.38
Population growth (annual %, 2012)0.50
Population (Total, 2012)283,221