Key Facts

Area 69,700 square meters
Population 3 729 635 (2014)
Population Urban 2 140.400 (2014)
Population Rural

1 589.100 (2014)

Population below poverty line 11.6%
Climate Warm and pleasant , with four distinct seasons
Capital Tbilisi (Population about 1.118 million) (2014)
Nation Georgian, Azerbaijani, Armenian, Russian
Language Georgian, Russian, English
Religion Orthodox Christianity 90%, Muslim 9%, Other 1%
Natural resources Forests, minerals, water
Government Type Republic
Currency Georgian Lari
GDP 16.5 billion USD (2014)
GDP per capital 3676.2 USD (2014)
Inflation 4% (2015)
Unemployment Rate 12.4 % (2015)
Unemployment Rate age range Age 15-19 -31.8%
Age 20-24 – 30.5%
Age 25-29 – 23.5%
World Bank “Doing Business” rank 22 (2016)
The Global Competitiveness Index Rankings #66 – (2016)

 

 

Key Economic Data

Share of the top trading partners in total exports in January-June 2018*

  • Other Countries
  • Russia
  • Azerbaijan
  • Turkey
  • Bulgaria
  • Armenia

Share of the top trading partners in total imports in January-June 2018

  • Other Countries
  • Turkey
  • Russia
  • China
  • Azerbaijan
  • Ukraine

Share of major commodity positions by exports in January-June 2018*

  • Other Commodities
  • Copper ores
  • Ferro-alloys
  • Motor Cars
  • Wine
  • Medicaments

Share of major commodity positions by imports in January-June 2018*

  • Other commodities
  • Petroleum
  • Motor cars
  • Cooper ores
  • Gases
  • Medicaments

Structure of Gross Output in 2017*, percent

  • Industry
  • Trade
  • Construction
  • Transport and Communication
  • Agriculture
  • Public administration
  • Real estate, renting and business activities
  • Health and social work
  • Other activities

Real growth rates of gross domestic product

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