Nepal Country Profile

Selected Economic Indicators

2005

2009

2010

2011

2012

GDP (current US$, billion)

8.1 12.9 16.0 19.1 19.0

GDP, PPP (current international $)

26.0 33.5 35.6 37.5 40.0

GDP per capita (current US$)

321.5 484.3 596.4 704.2 690.2

GDP per capita, PPP (current international $)

1028.9 1263.4 1325.3 1381.5 1456.9

GDP growth (annual %)

3.5 4.5 4.8 3.4 4.9

GDP (constant  Rupees, billion)

497.7 590.1 618.5 639.7 670.7

GDP per capita (constant 2005 US$)

321.5 363.1 376.3 384.8 398.8

GDP per capita (constant Rupees,
thousands )

19.7 22.2 23.0 23.6 24.4

Goods exports (BoP, current US$, billion)

902.9 837.4 901.8 99.0 1004.3

Service exports (BoP, current US$, billion)

380.3 705.3 671.8 863.5 924.9

Goods imports (BoP, current US$,billion)

2276.5 4265.4 5016.4 5665.1 5951.1

Service imports (BoP, current US$,billion)

434.7 842.2 871.0 782.2 896.3

Current account balance (BoP, current US$,billion)

153.1 18.4 -128.1 288.6 576.9

Current account balance (% of GDP)

1.9 0.1 -0.8 1.5 3.0

Trade in services (% of GDP)

10.0 12.0 9.6 8.6 9.6

Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$, million)

2.5 38.2 87.8 94.0 92.0

Foreign direct investment, net inflows (% of GDP)

... 0.3 0.5 0.5 0.5

Total reserves (includes gold, current US$, billion)

1.6 3.3 3.6 4.5 5.6

Total reserves in months of imports

6.7 7.6 7.2 8.2 9.6

Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)

6.8 11.6 10.0 9.5 9.5
Source: World Development Indicators, December 2013