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Currency
 

DEC alternative conversion factor > LCU per US$

527.47

Official exchange rate > LCU per US$, period average

522.89

PPP conversion factor to official exchange rate ratio

0.23

[139th of 169]

Terms of trade since 1995

90.25

[84th of 117]

 

SOURCES World Development Indicators database; The World Bank Group

ALTERNATIVE NAMES
Guinea-Bissau, Republic of Guinea-Bissau, Republica da Guine-Bissau, Guine-Bissau


Energy
 

Charcoal > Production from charcoal plants

500 ton

[119th of 120]

Charcoal > Production from charcoal plants (per capita)

315.19 ton per million people

[107th of 119]

Electrical outages > days

110.5 days

[4th of 42]

Electricity > % of managers surveyed ranking this as a major business constraint

41.44 %

[7th of 39]

Electricity > Consumption

55,800,000 kWh

[172nd of 210]

Electricity > Consumption (per capita)

34.173 kWh per capita

[180th of 201]

Electricity > Consumption by industry & construction

4,000,000 kWh

[153rd of 166]

Electricity > Consumption by industry & construction (per capita)

3.579 kWh per capita

[142nd of 165]

Electricity > Consumption by other industries and construction

4,000,000 kWh

[150th of 165]

Electricity > Consumption by other industries and construction (per capita)

3.579 kWh per capita

[139th of 164]

Electricity > Gross inland availability

61,000,000 kWh

[196th of 211]

Electricity > Gross inland availability (per capita)

38.453 kWh per capita

[198th of 210]

Electricity > Gross production, public & self-producer

61,000,000 kWh

[196th of 211]

Electricity > Gross production, public & self-producer (per capita)

38.453 kWh per capita

[197th of 210]

Electricity > Net inland availability

4,000,000 kWh

[169th of 202]

Electricity > Net inland availability (per capita)

3.579 kWh per capita

[153rd of 201]

Electricity > Net production

61,000,000 kWh

[196th of 211]

Electricity > Net production (per capita)

38.453 kWh per capita

[196th of 210]

Electricity > Production

60,000,000 kWh

[124th of 210]

Electricity > Production (per capita)

36.745 kWh per capita

[130th of 198]

Electricity > Production by source > Fossil fuel

100%

[37th of 223]

Electricity > Production by source > Hydro

0%

[193rd of 223]

Electricity > Production by source > Nuclear

0%

[142nd of 223]

Electricity > Production by source > Other

0%

[149th of 210]

Electricity > Thermal > Production

61,000,000 kWh

[180th of 209]

Electricity > Thermal > Production (per capita)

38.453 kWh per capita

[180th of 208]

Electricity > Thermal > Production > Public

56,000,000 kWh

[176th of 207]

Electricity > Thermal > Production > Public (per capita)

35.301 kWh per capita

[176th of 205]

Electricity > Thermal > Production > Self-producer

5,000,000 kWh

[122nd of 143]

Electricity > Thermal > Production > Self-producer (per capita)

3.152 kWh per capita

[117th of 136]

Electricity > Total production, public

56,000,000 kWh

[196th of 211]

Electricity > Total production, public (per capita)

35.301 kWh per capita

[196th of 210]

Electricity > Total production, self-producer

5,000,000 kWh

[128th of 145]

Electricity > Total production, self-producer (per capita)

3.152 kWh per capita

[120th of 138]

electricity consumption > Date of > Information

2003

Fuel exports > % of merchandise exports

4.56 %

[45th of 143]

Fuel imports > % of merchandise imports

16.16 %

[19th of 154]

Fuelwood > Consumption by households

422,000 m³

[91st of 116]

Fuelwood > Consumption by households and other consumers

422,000 m³

[106th of 143]

Fuelwood > Net inland availability

422,000 m³

[107th of 145]

Gas-diesel oils > Consumption by households and other consumers

19,000 ton

[117th of 138]

Gas-diesel oils > Consumption by households and other consumers (per capita)

11.977 ton per 1,000 people

[89th of 138]

Gas-diesel oils > Consumption by industry & construction

12,000 ton

[59th of 124]

Gas-diesel oils > Consumption by industry & construction (per capita)

11.458 ton per 1,000 people

[41st of 123]

Gas-diesel oils > Consumption by other consumers

19,000 ton

[86th of 114]

Gas-diesel oils > Consumption by other consumers (per capita)

11.977 ton per 1,000 people

[54th of 114]

Gas-diesel oils > Consumption by other industries and construction

12,000 ton

[58th of 124]

Gas-diesel oils > Consumption by other industries and construction (per capita)

11.458 ton per 1,000 people

[40th of 123]

Gas-diesel oils > Consumption by transportation industry

10,000 ton

[161st of 169]

Gas-diesel oils > Consumption by transportation industry (per capita)

6.304 ton per 1,000 people

[156th of 168]

Gas-diesel oils > Consumption in road transport

10,000 ton

[153rd of 161]

Gas-diesel oils > Consumption in road transport (per capita)

6.304 ton per 1,000 people

[147th of 160]

Gas-diesel oils > Conversion in thermal power plants

5,000 ton

[130th of 161]

Gas-diesel oils > Conversion in thermal power plants (per capita)

3.152 ton per 1,000 people

[103rd of 158]

Gas-diesel oils > Conversion to other forms of energy

5,000 ton

[139th of 166]

Gas-diesel oils > Conversion to other forms of energy (per capita)

3.152 ton per 1,000 people

[108th of 165]

Gas-diesel oils > Energy balance requirement

34,000 ton

[128th of 205]

Gas-diesel oils > Energy balance requirement (per capita)

21.433 ton per 1,000 people

[117th of 204]

Gas-diesel oils > Gross inland availability

34,000 ton

[178th of 205]

Gas-diesel oils > Gross inland availability (per capita)

21.433 ton per 1,000 people

[176th of 204]

Gas-diesel oils > Imports

34,000 ton

[162nd of 192]

Gas-diesel oils > Imports (per capita)

21.433 ton per 1,000 people

[142nd of 191]

Gas-diesel oils > Net inland availability

29,000 ton

[162nd of 190]

Gas-diesel oils > Net inland availability (per capita)

18.281 ton per 1,000 people

[158th of 189]

Gas-diesel oils > Statistical differences (per capita)

17,489,146,791,973.8 ton per 1e+15 people

[44th of 155]

Gasoline prices

1.05

[64th of 141]

Hydroelectricity consumption

0

[168th of 213]

Hydroelectricity consumption (per capita)

0 per 10 million people

[157th of 207]

Jet Fuel > Bunkers

10,000 ton

[126th of 149]

Jet Fuel > Bunkers (per capita)

6.304 ton per 1,000 people

[98th of 145]

Jet Fuel > Energy balance requirement

2,000 ton

[67th of 151]

Jet Fuel > Energy balance requirement (per capita)

1,589,922,435,633.98 ton per 1e+15 people

[49th of 141]

Jet Fuel > Gross inland availability

2,000 ton

[119th of 143]

Jet Fuel > Gross inland availability (per capita)

1,589,922,435,633.98 ton per 1e+15 people

[94th of 135]

Jet Fuel > Imports

10,000 ton

[113rd of 145]

Jet Fuel > Imports (per capita)

6,303.803 ton per million people

[81st of 140]

Jet Fuel > Statistical differences (per capita)

1,589,922,435,633.98 ton per 1e+15 people

[41st of 106]

Kerosene > Consumption by households

4,000 ton

[115th of 146]

Kerosene > Consumption by households (per capita)

2.522 ton per 1,000 people

[93rd of 145]

Kerosene > Consumption by households and other consumers

7,000 ton

[120th of 165]

Kerosene > Consumption by households and other consumers (per capita)

4.413 ton per 1,000 people

[79th of 163]

Kerosene > Consumption by other consumers

3,000 ton

[45th of 62]

Kerosene > Consumption by other consumers (per capita)

1.891 ton per 1,000 people

[25th of 62]

Kerosene > Energy balance requirement

7,000 ton

[77th of 157]

Kerosene > Energy balance requirement (per capita)

4,412.662 ton per million people

[58th of 148]

Kerosene > Gross inland availability

7,000 ton

[128th of 176]

Kerosene > Gross inland availability (per capita)

4.413 ton per 1,000 people

[99th of 171]

Kerosene > Imports

7,000 ton

[81st of 130]

Kerosene > Imports (per capita)

4.413 ton per 1,000 people

[65th of 123]

Kerosene > Net inland availability

7,000 ton

[125th of 170]

Kerosene > Net inland availability (per capita)

4.413 ton per 1,000 people

[88th of 167]

Kerosene > Statistical differences (per capita)

1,589,922,435,633.98 ton per 1e+15 people

[36th of 109]

Liquefied Petroleum Gas > Consumption for non-energy uses

1,000 ton

[27th of 27]

Liquefied Petroleum Gas > Consumption for non-energy uses (per capita)

0.63 ton per 1,000 people

[22nd of 27]

Liquefied Petroleum Gas > Energy balance requirement

1,000 ton

[113rd of 161]

Liquefied Petroleum Gas > Energy balance requirement (per capita)

630.38 ton per million people

[102nd of 160]

Liquefied Petroleum Gas > Gross inland availability

1,000 ton

[163rd of 166]

Liquefied Petroleum Gas > Gross inland availability (per capita)

630.38 ton per million people

[150th of 165]

Liquefied Petroleum Gas > Imports

1,000 ton

[137th of 141]

Liquefied Petroleum Gas > Imports (per capita)

630.38 ton per million people

[118th of 140]

Motor Gasoline > Consumption by households and other consumers

9,000 ton

[36th of 62]

Motor Gasoline > Consumption by households and other consumers (per capita)

5.673 ton per 1,000 people

[16th of 62]

Motor Gasoline > Consumption by other consumers

9,000 ton

[21st of 40]

Motor Gasoline > Consumption by other consumers (per capita)

5.673 ton per 1,000 people

[7th of 40]

Motor Gasoline > Consumption by transportation industry

10,000 ton

[182nd of 197]

Motor Gasoline > Consumption by transportation industry (per capita)

6.304 ton per 1,000 people

[176th of 196]

Motor Gasoline > Consumption in road transport

10,000 ton

[180th of 194]

Motor Gasoline > Consumption in road transport (per capita)

6.304 ton per 1,000 people

[172nd of 193]

Motor Gasoline > Gross inland availability

19,000 ton

[175th of 202]

Motor Gasoline > Gross inland availability (per capita)

11.977 ton per 1,000 people

[169th of 201]

Motor Gasoline > Imports

19,000 ton

[147th of 183]

Motor Gasoline > Imports (per capita)

11,977.226 ton per million people

[131st of 183]

Motor Gasoline > Motor gasoline- energy balance requirement

19,000 ton

[113rd of 201]

Motor Gasoline > Motor gasoline- energy balance requirement (per capita)

11,977.226 ton per million people

[104th of 200]

Motor Gasoline > Net inland availability

19,000 ton

[173rd of 198]

Motor Gasoline > Net inland availability (per capita)

11.977 ton per 1,000 people

[164th of 197]

Motor Gasoline > Statistical differences (per capita)

4,769,767,306,901.93 ton per 1e+15 people

[37th of 131]

Natural gas > Consumption

0 cu m

[135th of 206]

Natural gas > Consumption (per capita)

0 cu m per capita

[135th of 206]

Natural gas > Exports

0 cu m

[140th of 202]

Natural gas > Imports

0 cu m

[137th of 200]

Natural gas > Proved reserves

0 cu m

[163rd of 203]

natural gas consumption > Date of > Information

2003 est.

Oil > Consumption

2,520 bbl/day

[143rd of 212]

Oil > Consumption (per capita)

1.543 bbl/day per 1,000 people

[137th of 190]

Oil > Exports

0 bbl/day

[162nd of 184]

Oil > Imports

2,560 bbl/day

[152nd of 186]

Oil > Production

0 bbl/day

[164th of 212]

Oil > Production (per capita)

0 bbl/day per million peopl

[164th of 198]

Oil > Proved reserves

0 bbl

[162nd of 206]

Oil Consumption Test (per $ GDP)

18,526.348 Btu per $1 of GDP

[13th of 171]

Oil Consumption Test (per capita)

3,247,360.545 Btu per capita

[132nd of 177]

Oil Consumption Test Test (per $ GDP)

18,526.348 Btu per $1 of GDP

[13th of 171]

Oil Consumption Test Test (per capita)

3,247,360.545 Btu per capita

[132nd of 177]

Other Petroleum Products > Consumption for non-energy uses

20,000 ton

[58th of 85]

Other Petroleum Products > Consumption for non-energy uses (per capita)

12.608 ton per 1,000 people

[31st of 85]

Other Petroleum Products > Energy balance requirement

20,000 ton

[20th of 86]

Other Petroleum Products > Energy balance requirement (per capita)

12.608 ton per 1,000 people

[13th of 85]

Other Petroleum Products > Gross inland availability

20,000 ton

[70th of 106]

Other Petroleum Products > Gross inland availability (per capita)

12.608 ton per 1,000 people

[44th of 105]

Other Petroleum Products > Imports

20,000 ton

[35th of 70]

Other Petroleum Products > Imports (per capita)

12.608 ton per 1,000 people

[16th of 69]

Other Petroleum Products > Statistical differences (per capita)

14,309,301,920,705.8 ton per 1e+15 people

[4th of 62]

Residual Fuel Oil > Consumption by households and other consumers

27,000 ton

[50th of 98]

Residual Fuel Oil > Consumption by households and other consumers (per capita)

17.02 ton per 1,000 people

[20th of 96]

Residual Fuel Oil > Consumption by other consumers

27,000 ton

[36th of 85]

Residual Fuel Oil > Consumption by other consumers (per capita)

17.02 ton per 1,000 people

[13th of 84]

Residual Fuel Oil > Imports

27,000 ton

[109th of 150]

Residual Fuel Oil > Imports (per capita)

17.02 ton per 1,000 people

[77th of 144]

Residual Fuel Oil > Net inland availability

27,000 ton

[120th of 155]

Residual Fuel Oil > Net inland availability (per capita)

17.02 ton per 1,000 people

[83rd of 153]

Traditional fuel consumption

57.1%

[35th of 130]

Wall plugs > Voltage

220 V

[129th of 209]


SOURCES Source Energy Statistics Database | United Nations Statistics Division; World Development Indicators database; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008; Wikipedia List of countries by electricity consumption ; German Agency for Technical Cooperation (GTZ), Fuel Prices and Taxation (1999) and the electronic update for2000. Available from World Bank, World Development Indicators 2002, WDI table 3.12. via ciesin.org; Energy Information Administration; Wikipedia List of countries by natural gas consumption ; World bank; World Bank. 2002. World Development Indicators 2002. CD-ROM. Washington, DC;

ALTERNATIVE NAMES
Guinea-Bissau, Republic of Guinea-Bissau, Republica da Guine-Bissau, Guine-Bissau


Industry
 

Manufactures exports > % of merchandise exports

7.19 %

[115th of 156]

Manufactures imports > % of merchandise imports

39.6 %

[127th of 155]

Manufacturing, value added > annual % growth

4.67 %

[65th of 156]

Manufacturing, value added > constant 2000 US$

25,483,170 constant 2000 US$

[105th of 155]

Manufacturing, value added > constant 2000 US$ (per capita)

16.064 constant 2000 US$ per c

[105th of 155]

Manufacturing, value added > constant LCU

129697800

Manufacturing, value added > current LCU

13605000000

Manufacturing, value added > current US$

25,792,940 $

[114th of 167]

Manufacturing, value added > current US$ (per $ GDP)

85.659 $ per $1,000 of GDP

[85th of 180]

Manufacturing, value added > current US$ (per capita)

16.259 $ per capita

[111st of 180]

Ores and metals exports > % of merchandise exports

0.05 %

[121st of 154]

Ores and metals imports > % of merchandise imports

0.15 %

[129th of 155]

value added > annual % growth

4.5 %

[73rd of 164]

value added > constant 2000 US$

31,657,770 constant 2000 US$

[131st of 164]

value added > constant 2000 US$ (per capita)

19.956 constant 2000 US$ per c

[132nd of 164]

value added > constant LCU

151878000

value added > current LCU

18252000000

value added > current US$

34,602,920 $

[135th of 172]

value added > current US$ (per $ GDP)

0.115 $ per $1 of GDP

[136th of 180]

value added > current US$ (per capita)

21.813 $ per capita

[134th of 180]


SOURCES World Development Indicators database

ALTERNATIVE NAMES
Guinea-Bissau, Republic of Guinea-Bissau, Republica da Guine-Bissau, Guine-Bissau


Agriculture

 

Agricultural growth

117

[54th of 149]

Agricultural land > % of land area

57.97 % of land area

[45th of 198]

Agricultural land > sq. km

16,300 sq. km

[126th of 198]

Agricultural land > sq. km (per capita)

10,911.893 sq. km per 1,000 people

[47th of 199]

Agricultural machinery > tractors

19

[179th of 190]

Agricultural machinery > tractors (per capita)

0.013 per 1 million people

[182nd of 190]

Agricultural machinery > tractors per 100 hectares of arable land

0.63

[181st of 188]

Agricultural raw materials exports > % of merchandise exports

6.27 %

[28th of 154]

Agricultural raw materials imports > % of merchandise imports

0.48 %

[125th of 155]

Agriculture, value added > constant 2000 US$ (per capita)

85.482 $ per capita

[111st of 164]

Agriculture, value added > current US$ (per $ GDP)

593.054 $ per $1,000 of GDP

[2nd of 182]

Agriculture, value added > current US$ (per capita)

112.57 $ per capita

[111st of 182]

Arable and permanent cropland

350 thousand hectares

[131st of 148]

Arable and permanent cropland (per capita)

247.7 thousand hectares per 1 m

[71st of 148]

Arable land > % of land area

10.67 % of land area

[100th of 199]

Arable land > hectares

300,000 hectares

[137th of 199]

Arable land > hectares (per capita)

200.832 hectares per 1,000 peop

[79th of 200]

Cereal production

117 thousand metric tons

[54th of 149]

Cereal production (per capita)

0.0828025 thousand metric tons per

[7th of 149]

Cereal production growth

16%

[60th of 149]

Cereal yield > kg per hectare

1,219.8 kg/ha

[136th of 171]

Crop production index

109.8 %

[71st of 182]

Fertilizer consumption > 100 grams per hectare of arable land

80 100 g/ha of arable land

[134th of 169]

Fertilizer consumption > metric tons

2,400 metric tons

[143rd of 169]

Fertilizer consumption > metric tons (per capita)

1.656 metric tons per 1 milli

[135th of 176]

Fertilizer use

6.9 kg

[115th of 138]

Food production index

109.7 %

[60th of 182]

Irrigated land > % of cropland

4.55 %

[106th of 164]

Labor share

82.5%

[8th of 149]

Land under cereal production > hectares

153,500 hectares

[127th of 176]

Land under cereal production > hectares (per capita)

96,763.375 hectares per 1,000 peop

[63rd of 177]

Livestock production index

109.1 %

[66th of 181]

Meat production

17 thousand metric tons

[145th of 149]

Meat production (per capita)

0.0120311 thousand metric tons per

[104th of 149]

Meat production growth

36%

[66th of 149]

Permanent cropland > % of land area

8.89 % of land area

[34th of 187]

Permanent crops

50,000 hectares

[118th of 181]

Permanent crops (per capita)

35.3857 hectares per 1,000 peopl

[59th of 181]

Products
rice, corn, beans, cassava, cashew nuts, peanuts, palm kernels, cotton; timber; fish

Root and tuber production

77 thousand metric tons

[128th of 149]

Root and tuber production (per capita)

0.054494 thousand metric tons per

[81st of 149]

Root and tuber production growth

10%

[68th of 149]

Tractor concentration

0.1

[138th of 147]

Tractors

19

[147th of 147]

Tractors (per capita)

13.4466 per 1 million people

[143rd of 147]

Value added

56.17

[2nd of 158]

value added > annual % growth

6 %

[27th of 164]

value added > constant 2000 US$

135,604,400 constant 2000 US$

[125th of 164]

value added > constant 2000 US$ (per capita)

85.482 constant 2000 US$ per c

[111st of 164]

value added > constant LCU

644892400

value added > current LCU

94193000000

value added > current US$

178,575,100 $

[127th of 172]

value added > current US$ (per $ GDP)

593.054 $ per $1,000 of GDP

[2nd of 182]

value added > current US$ (per capita)

112.57 $ per capita

[111st of 182]

value added per worker > constant 2000 US$

236.91 constant 2000 US$

[133rd of 163]

Workers per hectare

1.3

[34th of 148]


SOURCES Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 2001; World Development Indicators database; World Resources Institute; Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 2000; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008; The World Bank

ALTERNATIVE NAMES
Guinea-Bissau, Republic of Guinea-Bissau, Republica da Guine-Bissau, Guine-Bissau


Transportation
 

Air transport, freight > million tons per km

0.1 million tons/km

[152nd of 153]

Air transport, passengers carried

20,400

[162nd of 164]

Air transport, passengers carried (per capita)

15.788 per 1,000 people

[140th of 177]

Air transport, registered carrier departures worldwide

1,200 H

[153rd of 164]

Air transport, registered carrier departures worldwide (per capita)

0.929 per 1,000 people

[114th of 177]

Aircraft departures

1,200

[139th of 155]

Aircraft departures (per capita)

0.849257 per 1,000 people

[106th of 155]

Airports

27

[130th of 247]

Airports (per $ GDP)

91.966 per billion $ of GDP

[8th of 200]

Airports (per capita)

18.333 per million people

[82nd of 234]

Airports > With paved runways > 1524 to 2437 m

1

[157th of 181]

Airports > With paved runways > 1524 to 2437 m

1

[102nd of 139]

Airports > With paved runways > 1524 to 2437 m (per $ GDP)

3,571.429 per $1 trillion of GDP

[11th of 150]

Airports > With paved runways > 1524 to 2437 m (per capita)

0.679 per million people

[95th of 178]

Airports > With paved runways > 1524 to 2437 m (per capita)

0.707714 per 1 million people

[70th of 131]

Airports > With paved runways > 914 to 1523 m

1

[88th of 117]

Airports > With paved runways > 914 to 1523 m

1

[136th of 157]

Airports > With paved runways > 914 to 1523 m (per $ GDP)

3.571 per $1 billion of GDP

[11th of 133]

Airports > With paved runways > 914 to 1523 m (per capita)

0.679 per million people

[74th of 156]

Airports > With paved runways > 914 to 1523 m (per capita)

0.707714 per 1 million people

[59th of 117]

Airports > With paved runways > Over 3047 m

1

[73rd of 119]

Airports > With paved runways > Over 3047 m

1

[131st of 157]

Airports > With paved runways > Over 3047 m (per $ GDP)

3,571.429 per $1 trillion of GDP

[1st of 136]

Airports > With paved runways > Over 3047 m (per capita)

0.679 per million people

[35th of 156]

Airports > With paved runways > Over 3047 m (per capita)

0.707714 per 1 million people

[35th of 117]

Airports > With paved runways > Total

3

[167th of 234]

Airports > With paved runways > Total (per $ GDP)

9.853 per billion $ of GDP

[9th of 179]

Airports > With paved runways > Total (per capita)

2.037 per million people

[138th of 228]

Airports > With unpaved runways > 1524 to 2437 m

1

[116th of 133]

Airports > With unpaved runways > 1524 to 2437 m

1

[76th of 99]

Airports > With unpaved runways > 1524 to 2437 m (per $ GDP)

3,571.429 per $1 trillion of GDP

[13th of 118]

Airports > With unpaved runways > 1524 to 2437 m (per capita)

0.679 per million people

[45th of 130]

Airports > With unpaved runways > 1524 to 2437 m (per capita)

0.707714 per 1 million people

[36th of 94]

Airports > With unpaved runways > 914 to 1523 m

4

[115th of 175]

Airports > With unpaved runways > 914 to 1523 m

4

[88th of 137]

Airports > With unpaved runways > 914 to 1523 m (per $ GDP)

14,285.714 per $1 trillion of GDP

[12th of 152]

Airports > With unpaved runways > 914 to 1523 m (per capita)

2.83086 per 1 million people

[41st of 130]

Airports > With unpaved runways > 914 to 1523 m (per capita)

2.716 per million people

[55th of 170]

Airports > With unpaved runways > Total

24

[106th of 204]

Airports > With unpaved runways > Total (per $ GDP)

82,112.134 per trillion $ of GDP

[7th of 165]

Airports > With unpaved runways > Total (per capita)

16.296 per million people

[49th of 195]

Airports > With unpaved runways > Under 914 m

19

[86th of 187]

Airports > With unpaved runways > Under 914 m (per $ GDP)

65,689.707 per trillion $ of GDP

[5th of 172]

Airports > With unpaved runways > Under 914 m (per capita)

12.901 per million people

[37th of 184]

Driving side of the road > Left or right

Right side

Highways > Paved

453 km

[99th of 113]

Highways > Paved (per capita)

0.341 km per 1,000 people

[82nd of 108]

Highways > Total

4,400 km

[85th of 118]

Highways > Total (per capita)

3.314 km per 1,000 people

[61st of 113]

Highways > Unpaved

3,947 km

[71st of 113]

Highways > Unpaved (per capita)

2.973 km per 1,000 people

[30th of 108]

Motor vehicles

6 motor vehicles per 100 p

[113rd of 134]

Ports and harbors
Bissau, Buba, Cacheu, Farim

Ports and terminals
Bissau, Buba, Cacheu, Farim

Railways

0 km

[10th of 86]

Railways (per capita)

0 km per 1,000 people

[8th of 75]

Railways > Total

0 km

[181st of 220]

Railways > Total (per $ GDP)

0 km per billion $ of GDP

[164th of 189]

Railways > Total (per capita)

0 km per million people

[180th of 218]

Roads, paved > % of total roads

27.94 %

[45th of 163]

Roads, total network > km

3,455 km

[60th of 172]

Roadways > Paved

965 km

[50th of 81]

Roadways > Total

3,455 km

[48th of 85]

Roadways > Unpaved

2,490 km

[37th of 79]

Transnational Issues > Disputes > international
attempts to stem refugees and cross-border raids, arms smuggling, and political instability from a separatist movement in Senegal's Casamance region

Travel services > % of commercial service exports

16.59 %

[118th of 153]

Travel services > % of commercial service imports

30.94 %

[41st of 153]

Vehicle abundance

0.46 per square km

[115th of 141]

 

SOURCES World Development Indicators database; CIA World Factbook, 28 July 2005; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008; CIA World Factbook, 14 June, 2007 ; World standards on users.pandora.be; United Nations World Statistics Pocketbook and Statistical Yearbook; CIA World Factbook, December 2003; CIA World Factbook, 28 July 2005 World Bank Global Development Indicators, 2001; World Bank, World Development Indicators 2001, Washington, DC World Bank, 2001

ALTERNATIVE NAMES
Guinea-Bissau, Republic of Guinea-Bissau, Republica da Guine-Bissau, Guine-Bissau


Taxation
 

Average time to clear customs > days

5.58 days

[8th of 39]

CPIA fiscal policy rating

2.5

[69th of 75]

Net taxes on products > constant LCU

-140636400

Net taxes on products > current LCU

5832000000

Net taxes on products > current US$

11,056,550 $

[128th of 159]

Net taxes on products > current US$ (per $ GDP)

0.037 $ per $1 billion of GDP

[116th of 174]

Net taxes on products > current US$ (per capita)

6.97 $ per 1 million people

[126th of 174]

Tax payments > number

47

[44th of 171]

Tax payments > number (per capita)

29.628 per 1 million people

[29th of 170]

Tax rates > % of managers surveyed ranking this as a major business constraint

5.26 %

[20th of 39]

Total tax rate > % of profit

47.5 %

[79th of 171]


SOURCES World Development Indicators database

ALTERNATIVE NAMES Guinea-Bissau, Republic of Guinea-Bissau, Republica da Guine-Bissau, Guine-Bissau

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