Iraq: Economic and Political Statistics and Information

Directly from the World Bank:

Economy

GDP (current US$)-$82,150,312,821 2010

Population, total- 32,030,823 2010

GNI per capita- $2,340

GDP-composition by sector: CIA world factbook

agriculture: 9.7%

industry: 60.5%

services: 27.3%

This graph represents total% unemployment rate in Iraq and surrounding region:

Livelihood

Literacy rates of adults- 78%

Life Expectancy at Birth (total %)

Human Development Index: Iraq lacks an HDI calculation for recent years but it is speculated by the UNDP to have medium human development.

Estimated HDI: .583 with a rank of 126 out of 170

Demographics:

Demographic Make-up

Ethnicities:

Arab-75-80% Kurdish 15-2-% Turkoman, Assyrian orother 3%

Religion:

Muslim (official) 97% (shi’i 60-65%, Sunni 32-37% Christian or other 3%

Advertisements

One response to “Iraq: Economic and Political Statistics and Information

  1. Pingback: a pause for the sake of chronology: | Iraq Revolt – New School U. student blog

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s