Nicaragua Country Data

CountryNicaragua
Country CodeNIC
Urban population percentage of total (2012)57.86
Urban population (2012)3,466,865
Land area (sq. km, 2011)120,340
Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$, 2012)$804,600,000
Personal remittances, received (current US$, 2012)$1,016,300,000
Total reserves (includes gold, current US$, 2012)$1,887,214,950
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %, 2012)7.19
Deposit interest rate (%, 2012)1.00
Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations, 2013)124
Time required to start a business (days, 2013)36
Start-up procedures to register a business (number, 2013)7
Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours, 2013)207
Tax payments (number, 2013)42
Total tax rate (% of commercial profits, 2013)64.9
Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people, 2012)89.77
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers (per 100 people, 2012)1.66
Internet users (per 100 people, 2012)13.50
GDP (current US$, 2012)$10,507,356,838
GDP growth (annual %, 2012)5.20
GDP per capita (current US$, 2012)1,754
Labor force (2012)2,519,281
Life expectancy at birth, total (years, 2011)74.13
Population ages 0-14 (% of total, 2012)33.37
Population ages 65 and above (% of total, 2012)4.63
Population ages 15-64 (% of total, 2012)62.00
Population growth (annual %, 2012)1.46
Population (Total, 2012)5,991,733