| GEOGRAPHIC NAMES | GEOLOGY | USA STATS | CHINA STATS | COUNTRY CODES | AIRPORTS | RELIGION | JOBS |

Wallis and Futuna Economy 2013

SOURCE: 2013 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK AND OTHER SOURCES











Wallis and Futuna Economy 2013
SOURCE: 2013 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK AND OTHER SOURCES


Page last updated on February 5, 2013

Economy - overview:
The economy is limited to traditional subsistence agriculture, with about 80% of labor force earnings from agriculture (coconuts and vegetables), livestock (mostly pigs), and fishing. About 4% of the population is employed in government. Revenues come from French Government subsidies, licensing of fishing rights to Japan and South Korea, import taxes, and remittances from expatriate workers in New Caledonia.

GDP (purchasing power parity):
$60 million (2004 est.)
country comparison to the world: 223
[see also: GDP country ranks ]

GDP (official exchange rate):
$NA

GDP - real growth rate:
NA%

GDP - per capita (PPP):
$3,800 (2004 est.)
country comparison to the world: 165

GDP - composition by sector:
agriculture: NA%
industry: NA%
services: NA%

Labor force:
3,104 (2003)
country comparison to the world: 225

Labor force - by occupation:
agriculture: 80%
industry: 4%
services: 16% (2001 est.)

Unemployment rate:
15.2% (2003)
country comparison to the world: 147

Population below poverty line:
NA%

Household income or consumption by percentage share:
lowest 10%: NA%
highest 10%: NA%

Budget:
revenues: $29,730
expenditures: $31,330 (2004 est.)

Public debt:
5.6% of GDP (2004 est.)
country comparison to the world: 146

Inflation rate (consumer prices):
2.8% (2005)
country comparison to the world: 68

Agriculture - products:
coconuts, breadfruit, yams, taro, bananas; pigs, goats; fish

Industries:
copra, handicrafts, fishing, lumber

Industrial production growth rate:
NA%

Exports:
$47,450 (2004)
country comparison to the world: 222

Exports - commodities:
copra, chemicals, construction materials

Imports:
$61.17 million (2004)
country comparison to the world: 217

Imports - commodities:
chemicals, machinery, consumer goods

Debt - external:
$3.67 million (2004)
country comparison to the world: 200

Exchange rates:
Comptoirs Francais du Pacifique francs (XPF) per US dollar -

90.01 (2010 est.)
87.59 (2007)

Fiscal year:
calendar year


NOTE: 1) The information regarding Wallis and Futuna on this page is re-published from the 2013 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Wallis and Futuna Economy 2013 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Wallis and Futuna Economy 2013 should be addressed to the CIA.
2) The rank that you see is the CIA reported rank, which may habe the following issues:
  a) They assign increasing rank number, alphabetically for countries with the same value of the ranked item, whereas we assign them the same rank.
  b) The CIA sometimes assignes counterintuitive ranks. For example, it assigns unemployment rates in increasing order, whereas we rank them in decreasing order






This page was last modified 11-Mar-13
Copyright © 1995- , ITA (all rights reserved).

    . Feedback