Economy of Kyrgyzstan
Population: 6.32 M (2018)
GDP per Capita: 1,281 USD (2018)
8,090 M.

GDP USD

(2018)

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2,650 M.

EXPORTS USD

(2018)

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5,530 M.

IMPORTS USD

(2018)

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56.03 %

PUBLIC DEBT

(2018)

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Data is provided by World Bank, FMI and Central Banks.

GDP and Economic Growth

Indicator Value
Economic Growth 3.50 % (2018)
GDP of 2010 USD USD 6.90 B. (2018)
GDP Current USD USD 8.09 B. (2018)
GDP per Capita Current USD USD 1,281 (2018)
GDP per capita, PPP USD 3,447 (2018)
GDP per Capita, 2010 USD USD 1,087 (2018)

Government spending and balances

Indicator Value
Government Spending % GDP 16.54 % (2018)
Government Spending USD 1.34 B. (2018)
Government Debt % GDP 56.03 % (2018)

International Trade and Investment

Indicator Value
Terms of Trade Base Year 2000 129.52 (2018)
Trade Openness 101.12 % (2018)
Exports of Goods and Services % GDP 32.73 % (2018)
Exports Goods & Services USD 2.65 B. (2018)
Exports Annual Growth 6.12 % (2017)
Imports as % GDP 68.39 % (2018)
Total Imports USD 5.53 B. (2018)
Foreign Direct Investment % GDP 1.78 % (2018)
Foreign Direct Investment USD 0.05 B. (2018)
Current Account Balance % GDP USD -8.88 % (2018)
Current Account Balance USD -0.72 B. (2018)
Trade Balance % GDP -35.66 % (2018)
Trade Balance USD -2.88 B. (2018)
Foreign Exchange Reserves incl Gold USD 2.16 B. (2018)
Remittances % GDP 33.22 % (2018)
Remittances USD 2,689 M. (2018)
Balance of Payments USD 14 M. (2017)

Labor Market

Indicator Value
Labor Force 2.65 M. (2019)
Unemployment Rate 7.36 % (2019)
Unemployment Rate Females 7.47 % (2019)
Unemployment Rate Males 5.62 % (2019)
Youth Unemployment (ages 15-24) 15.16 % (2019)
Labor Force Participation Rate 61.41 % (2019)
Labor Force (Percent Female) 38.42 % (2019)
Female Labor Force Participation Rate 47.74 % (2019)
Male Labor Force Participation Rate 75.76 % (2019)
Dependent People 58.34 % (2018)

Agriculture Sector

Indicator Value
Forest Area 3.30 % (2016)
Forest Area km² 6,290 km² (2016)
Agricultural Land 54.96 % (2016)
Agricultural Land km² 105,410 km² (2016)
Employment 26.38 % (2019)
Value added % GDP 11.65 % (2018)
Agriculture Value added USD 0.94 B. (2018)
Crop Production Index 117.50 (2016)
Precipitation 533 mm (2014)
Arable Land 7 % (2016)
Cereal Yield 3,094 kg/hectare (2017)
Food production index 118 (2016)
Rural Population 64 % (2018)
Fertilizer use of Arable Land 31 kg/hectare (2016)
Livestock Production Index 111 (2016)
Economy of Kyrgyzstan

According to the World Bank and its latest published data, the economy of the Kyrgyzstan presents a growth rate of 3.50 % (2018) to the previous year.

With a population that reaches 6.32 M (2018) and a gross domestic product of USD 8.09 B. (2018), it translates a Gross Domestic Product per Capita of USD 1,281 placing its inhabitants on the threshold of an Lower middle income country (according to the World Bank's updated classification).

Kyrgyzstan also has a workforce of 2.65 M. (2019) with an unemployment rate of 7.36 % (2019), where women represent 7.47 % (2019) and men 5.62 % (2019), the unemployment rate for young people between 15-24 years old stood at 15.16 % (2019). The total number of dependent people stands at 58.34 % (2018).

The central government spent 16.54 % (2018) of its gross domestic product that year, which in absolute terms is USD 1.34 B. (2018). Its consolidated public debt reached 56.03 of its GDP, exceeding the 35% risk limit used by the European Union.

Regarding its international trade, Kyrgyzstan exported USD 2.65 B. (2018), which represents 32.73 % (2018) of its gross domestic product, in that same sense its imports reached USD 5.53 B. (2018) with a direct foreign investment of USD 0.05 B. (2018).

Kyrgyzstan has a forest area of 6,290 km² (2016), which represents 3.30 % (2016) of its total area, an average rainfall of 533 mm (2014) per year and a population of 64 % (2018) living in rural areas. With a total area of 105,410 km² (2016) available for agriculture and 26.38 % (2019) of its employments, the agricultural sector contributes to the economy of the Kyrgyzstan about USD 0.94 B. (2018) (11.65 % (2018) of its GDP).