Economy of LiechtensteinPopulation: 0.04 M (2018)
GDP per Capita: 165,028 USD (2016)
GDP and Economic Growth
Government spending and balances
International Trade and Investment
|Terms of Trade Base Year 2000||Liechtenstein|
|Exports of Goods and Services % GDP|
|Exports Goods & Services|
|Exports Annual Growth||Liechtenstein|
|Imports as % GDP||Liechtenstein|
|Foreign Direct Investment % GDP||976.24 % (2016)|
|Foreign Direct Investment||USD 39.00 B. (2017)|
|Current Account Balance % GDP||USD % (2018)|
|Current Account Balance||USD B. (2018)|
|Trade Balance % GDP||% (2018)|
|Trade Balance||USD B. (2018)|
|Foreign Exchange Reserves incl Gold|
|Remittances % GDP|
|Balance of Payments|
|Forest Area||43.10 % (2016)|
|Forest Area km²||69 km² (2016)|
|Agricultural Land||32.25 % (2016)|
|Agricultural Land km²||52 km² (2016)|
|Value added % GDP|
|Agriculture Value added|
|Crop Production Index||109.30 (2016)|
|Precipitation||56 mm (2012)|
|Arable Land||14 % (2016)|
|Cereal Yield||14 % (2016)|
|Food production index||97 (2016)|
|Rural Population||86 % (2018)|
|Fertilizer use of Arable Land||97 (2016)|
|Livestock Production Index||97 (2016)|
Economy of Liechtenstein
According to the World Bank and its latest published data, the economy of the Liechtenstein presents a growth rate of 1.80 % (2008) to the previous year.
With a population that reaches 0.04 M (2018) and a gross domestic product of USD 6.21 B. (2016), it translates a Gross Domestic Product per Capita of USD 165,028 placing its inhabitants on the threshold of an High-income country (according to the World Bank's updated classification).
Liechtenstein also has a workforce of with an unemployment rate of , where women represent and men , the unemployment rate for young people between 15-24 years old stood at . The total number of dependent people stands at .
The central government spent of its gross domestic product that year, which in absolute terms is . Its consolidated public debt reached 0.60 of its GDP, not exceeding the 35% risk limit used by the European Union.
Regarding its international trade, Liechtenstein exported , which represents of its gross domestic product, in that same sense its imports reached with a direct foreign investment of USD 39.00 B. (2017).
Liechtenstein has a forest area of 69 km² (2016), which represents 43.10 % (2016) of its total area, an average rainfall of 56 mm (2012) per year and a population of 86 % (2018) living in rural areas. With a total area of 52 km² (2016) available for agriculture and of its employments, the agricultural sector contributes to the economy of the Liechtenstein about ( of its GDP).