Jordan Country Data

CountryJordan
Country CodeJOR
Urban population percentage of total (2012)82.95
Urban population (2012)5,240,819
Land area (sq. km, 2011)88,780
Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$, 2012)$1,497,323,944
Personal remittances, received (current US$, 2012)$3,573,661,972
Market capitalization of listed companies (% of GDP, 2012)87.05
Total reserves (includes gold, current US$, 2012)$8,830,598,061
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %, 2012)4.77
Deposit interest rate (%, 2012)3.77
Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations, 2013)119
Time required to start a business (days, 2013)12
Start-up procedures to register a business (number, 2013)7
Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours, 2013)151
Tax payments (number, 2013)25
Total tax rate (% of commercial profits, 2013)28.9
Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people, 2012)139.13
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers (per 100 people, 2012)3.00
Internet users (per 100 people, 2012)41.00
Logistics performance index: Overall (1=low to 5=high, 2012)2.56
GDP (current US$, 2012)$31,015,239,496
GDP growth (annual %, 2012)2.65
GDP per capita (current US$, 2012)4,909
Labor force (2012)1,718,877
Unemployment as % of total labor force (2012)12.20
Life expectancy at birth, total (years, 2011)73.59
Population ages 0-14 (% of total, 2012)34.13
Population ages 65 and above (% of total, 2012)3.49
Population ages 15-64 (% of total, 2012)62.39
Population growth (annual %, 2012)2.19
Population (Total, 2012)6,318,000