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Wallis and Futuna Economy 2014

SOURCE: 2014 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK AND OTHER SOURCES











Wallis and Futuna Economy 2014
SOURCE: 2014 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK AND OTHER SOURCES


Page last updated on January 27, 2014

Economy - overview:
The economy is limited to traditional subsistence agriculture, with 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
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GDP (official exchange rate):
$NA
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GDP - real growth rate:
NA%
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GDP - per capita:
$3,800 (2004 est.)
country comparison to the world: 169
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GDP - composition, by sector of origin:
agriculture: NA%
[see also: GDP - composition, by sector of origin - agriculture country ranks ]
industry: NA%
services: NA%

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

Industries:
copra, handicrafts, fishing, lumber

Industrial production growth rate:
NA%
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Labor force:
3,104 (2003)
country comparison to the world: 226
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Labor force - by occupation:
agriculture: 80%
[see also: Labor force - by occupation - agriculture country ranks ]
industry: 4%
services: 16% (2001 est.)

Unemployment rate:
12.2% (2008)
country comparison to the world: 128
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Population below poverty line:
NA%
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Household income or consumption by percentage share:
lowest 10%: NA%
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highest 10%: NA%

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

Public debt:
5.6% of GDP (2004 est.)
country comparison to the world: 151
note: offical data; data cover general government debt, and includes debt instruments issued (or owned) by government entities other than the treasury; the data include treasury debt held by foreign entities; the data include debt issued by subnational entities, as well as intra-governmental debt; intra-governmental debt consists of treasury borrowings from surpluses in the social funds, such as for retirement, medical care, and unemployment; debt instruments for the social funds are not sold at public auctions
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Fiscal year:
calendar year

Inflation rate (consumer prices):
2.8% (2005)
country comparison to the world: 88
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Exports:
$47,450 (2004)
country comparison to the world: 221
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Exports - commodities:
copra, chemicals, construction materials

Imports:
$61.17 million (2004)
country comparison to the world: 217
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Imports - commodities:
chemicals, machinery, consumer goods

Debt - external:
$3.67 million (2004)
country comparison to the world: 200
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Exchange rates:
Comptoirs Francais du Pacifique francs (XPF) per US dollar -

90.01 (February 2012)
87.59 (2007)


NOTE: 1) The information regarding Wallis and Futuna on this page is re-published from the 2014 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Wallis and Futuna Economy 2014 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Wallis and Futuna Economy 2014 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






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