Niger Country Data

CountryNiger
Country CodeNER
Urban population percentage of total (2012)18.12
Urban population (2012)3,108,993
Land area (sq. km, 2011)1,266,700
Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$, 2012)$793,354,976
Total reserves (includes gold, current US$, 2012)$1,014,505,220
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %, 2012)0.46
Deposit interest rate (%, 2012)3.50
Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations, 2013)176
Time required to start a business (days, 2013)17
Start-up procedures to register a business (number, 2013)6
Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours, 2013)270
Tax payments (number, 2013)41
Total tax rate (% of commercial profits, 2013)48
Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people, 2012)32.42
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers (per 100 people, 2012)0.02
Internet users (per 100 people, 2012)1.41
Logistics performance index: Overall (1=low to 5=high, 2012)2.69
GDP (current US$, 2012)$6,773,185,511
GDP growth (annual %, 2012)10.83
GDP per capita (current US$, 2012)395
Labor force (2012)5,551,209
Life expectancy at birth, total (years, 2011)57.48
Population ages 0-14 (% of total, 2012)49.99
Population ages 65 and above (% of total, 2012)2.61
Population ages 15-64 (% of total, 2012)47.40
Population growth (annual %, 2012)3.84
Population (Total, 2012)17,157,042