Belize Country Data

CountryBelize
Country CodeBLZ
Urban population percentage of total (2012)44.59
Urban population (2012)144,498
Land area (sq. km, 2011)22,810
Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$, 2012)$194,201,409
Personal remittances, received (current US$, 2012)$75,945,647
Total reserves (includes gold, current US$, 2012)$288,924,772
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %, 2012)1.31
Deposit interest rate (%, 2012)4.41
Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations, 2013)106
Time required to start a business (days, 2013)44
Start-up procedures to register a business (number, 2013)9
Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours, 2013)147
Tax payments (number, 2013)29
Total tax rate (% of commercial profits, 2013)33.2
Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people, 2012)50.62
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers (per 100 people, 2012)3.08
Internet users (per 100 people, 2012)25.00
GDP growth (annual %, 2012)5.29
Labor force (2012)139,456
Life expectancy at birth, total (years, 2011)73.49
Population ages 0-14 (% of total, 2012)34.40
Population ages 65 and above (% of total, 2012)3.93
Population ages 15-64 (% of total, 2012)61.67
Population growth (annual %, 2012)2.43
Population (Total, 2012)324,060