Sao Tome and Principe Country Data

CountrySao Tome and Principe
Country CodeSTP
Urban population percentage of total (2012)63.31
Urban population (2012)119,089
Land area (sq. km, 2011)960
Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$, 2012)$22,471,527
Personal remittances, received (current US$, 2012)$6,358,890
Total reserves (includes gold, current US$, 2012)$51,629,944
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %, 2012)10.41
Deposit interest rate (%, 2012)12.89
Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations, 2013)169
Time required to start a business (days, 2013)5
Start-up procedures to register a business (number, 2013)4
Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours, 2013)424
Tax payments (number, 2013)42
Total tax rate (% of commercial profits, 2013)32.5
Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people, 2012)70.98
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers (per 100 people, 2012)0.52
Internet users (per 100 people, 2012)21.57
Logistics performance index: Overall (1=low to 5=high, 2012)2.48
GDP (current US$, 2012)$263,398,378
GDP growth (annual %, 2012)4.00
GDP per capita (current US$, 2012)1,400
Labor force (2012)66,675
Life expectancy at birth, total (years, 2011)66.00
Population ages 0-14 (% of total, 2012)41.60
Population ages 65 and above (% of total, 2012)3.45
Population ages 15-64 (% of total, 2012)54.95
Population growth (annual %, 2012)2.65
Population (Total, 2012)188,098