Key Facts

Area69,700 square meters
Population3 729 635 (2014)
Population Urban2 140.400 (2014)
Population Rural

1 589.100 (2014)

Population below poverty line11.6%
ClimateWarm and pleasant , with four distinct seasons
CapitalTbilisi (Population about 1.118 million) (2014)
NationGeorgian, Azerbaijani, Armenian, Russian
LanguageGeorgian, Russian, English
ReligionOrthodox Christianity 90%, Muslim 9%, Other 1%
Natural resourcesForests, minerals, water
Government TypeRepublic
CurrencyGeorgian Lari
GDP16.5 billion USD (2014)
GDP per capital3676.2 USD (2014)
Inflation4% (2015)
Unemployment Rate12.4 % (2015)
Unemployment Rate age rangeAge 15-19 -31.8%
Age 20-24 – 30.5%
Age 25-29 – 23.5%
World Bank “Doing Business” rank22 (2016)
The Global Competitiveness Index Rankings#66 – (2016)

 

 

Key Economic Data

Created with Highcharts 4.2.3 /Highstock 4.2.3Georgian exports by countries, 2015Source: GeostatAzerbaijan: 11 %Bulgaria: 10 %Turkey: 8 %Armenia: 8 %Russia: 7 %China: 6 %Usa: 5 %Germany: 3 %Italia: 3 %Others: 39 %
Created with Highcharts 4.2.3 /Highstock 4.2.3Georgian imports by countries, 2015Source: GeostatTurkey: 17 %Russia: 8 %China: 8 %Azerbaijan: 7 %Ireland: 6 %Ukraine: 6 %Germany: 6 %USA: 3 %UAE: 3 %Others: 36 %

Created with Highcharts 4.2.3 /Highstock 4.2.3Georgian exports by Comodity Position,2015Georgian exports by Comodity Position, 2015Source: Geostat12 %9 %8 %8 %6 %5 %4 %4 %4 %40 %Cooperores and concentratesFerro-alloysMotor carsOther nuts, fresh or driesMedicaments put up in measured dosesMineral or chemical fertilizers, nitrogenousWine or fresh grapesCrude petroleum and petrolium oilsWaters: natural, artifical, minearal, aerated (sugar free)Others
Created with Highcharts 4.2.3 /Highstock 4.2.3Georgian imports by Comodity Position,2015Georgian imports by Comodity Position, 2015Source: Geostat10 %9 %6 %5 %3 %2 %2 %63 %Medicaments put up in measured dosesPetroleum and petrolium oilsMotor carsPetroleum gases and other gaseous hydrocarbonsCooperores and concentratesTelephone sets (inc. cellular and wireless telephones)Wheat and meslinOthers

Created with Highcharts 4.2.3 /Highstock 4.2.3Georgia GDP breakdown by activity,2014Georgia GDP breakdown by activity, 2014Source: Geostat26 %13 %10 %9 %8 %8 %5 %5 %16 %IndustryTradeConstructionTransportand communicationAgriculture, forestry and fishingPublic administrationReal estate, renting an business activityHealth and social workOthers
Created with Highcharts 4.2.3 /Highstock 4.2.3Publick External Debt/GDP, GeorgiaSource: National Bank of Georgia15.6 %13.0 %25.5 %28.7 %25.6 %26.8 %25.9 %25.7 %2007200820092010201120122013201410 %12.5 %15 %17.5 %20 %22.5 %25 %27.5 %30 %
Created with Highcharts 4.2.3 /Highstock 4.2.3Real GDP Grow Rate, GeorgiaSource: Geostat5.16.47.810.212.810.811.014.415.816.116.55.9 %9.6 %9.4 %12.3 %2.3 %-3.8 %6.3 %7.2 %6.2 %3.3 %4.8 %20042005200620072008200920102011201220132014051015202530-5 %0 %5 %10 %15 %20 %25 %

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