Maldives Country Data

CountryMaldives
Country CodeMDV
Urban population percentage of total (2012)42.23
Urban population (2012)142,935
Land area (sq. km, 2011)300
Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$, 2012)$283,976,830
Personal remittances, received (current US$, 2012)$3,147,416
Total reserves (includes gold, current US$, 2012)$318,266,640
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %, 2012)11.29
Deposit interest rate (%, 2012)3.73
Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations, 2013)95
Time required to start a business (days, 2013)9
Start-up procedures to register a business (number, 2013)5
Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours, 2013)413
Tax payments (number, 2013)30
Total tax rate (% of commercial profits, 2013)28.9
Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people, 2012)172.84
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers (per 100 people, 2012)5.51
Internet users (per 100 people, 2012)38.93
Logistics performance index: Overall (1=low to 5=high, 2012)2.55
GDP (current US$, 2012)$2,222,429,330
GDP growth (annual %, 2012)3.42
GDP per capita (current US$, 2012)6,567
Labor force (2012)159,737
Life expectancy at birth, total (years, 2011)77.19
Population ages 0-14 (% of total, 2012)29.03
Population ages 65 and above (% of total, 2012)4.98
Population ages 15-64 (% of total, 2012)65.99
Population growth (annual %, 2012)1.93
Population (Total, 2012)338,442