COUNTRY PROFILE

COUNTRY
REPUBLIC OF MOZAMBIQUE
REGION
SOUTHERN AFRICA
CAPITAL CITY
MAPUTO
POPULATION
26.5 MIL
OFFICIAL LANGUAGE
PORTUGUESE
CURRENCY
MOZAMBIQUE METICAL (MZN)


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ECONOMIC INDICATORS

GDP
16.4
BILLION US$
GDP (PER CAPITA)
451
US$
GDP GROWTH
1.8%
INFLATION CONSUMER PRICES
2.24%
CURRENT ACCOUNT BALANCE
-5.8
BILLION US$
UNEMPLOYMENT
17%
LENDING INTEREST RATE
9.75%
EXPORTS OF GOODS & SERVICES
27.2%
OF GDP
IMPORTS OF GOODS & SERVICES
38.6%
OF GDP
TAX REVENUE
33.1%
OF GDP

POLITICAL STRUCTURE

HEAD OF STATE

FILIPE NUSI

EXECUTIVE ELECTIONS

EXPECTED
2019

LEGISLATIVE STRUCTURE

UNICAMERAL LEGISLATIVE

LEGISLATIVE ELECTIONS

EXPECTED
2019

GDP PROFILE

AGRICULTURE
28.6%
INDUSTRY
21.2%
SERVICES
50.2%

EXPORTS

AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS
19.2%
FUELS & MINING PRODUCTS
64.5%
MANUFACTURED PRODUCTS
16.3%

EASE OF DOING BUSINESS RANKING

2015

2014

STARTING A BUSINESS

107

95

DEALING WITH CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

84

87

REGISTERING PROPERTY

101

125

2015

2014

PROTECTING INVESTORS

94

91

PAYING TAXES

123

117

ENFORCING CONTRACTS

164

164

ADDITIONAL INSIGHT

STOCK EXCHANGE CAPITALIZATION

NO STOCK EXCHANGE

NET OFFICIAL DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE

US $ 2.1 BILLION

URBAN POPULATION (% OF TOTAL)

31%

FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT

US $ 5.2 BILLION

INTERNET PENETRATION RATE

4.8%

MOBILE PHONE SUBSCRIPTION RATE

36%

TOTAL OIL PRODUCTION

EARLY PRODUCTION STAGE

GLOBAL TERRORISM INDEX

95 * 1 IS MOST TERRORISM. 116 IS LEAST

MO IBRAHIM GOOD GOVERNANCE RATING

20 * 1 IS BEST GOVERNANCE. 52 IS WORST GOVERNANCE

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SOURCES
TRADING ECONOMICS INDICATORS
CIA WORLD FACT BOOK
IBRAHIM INDEX OF AFRICAN GOVERNANCE
WORLD BANK DOING BUSINESS 2015
WORLD BANK 2013/2014
WORLD TRADE ORGANISATION TRADE REPORTS