Numero de economía en el mundo: # 32 Con un GDP de$ 377, 900, 000,000 DLLS.
Ingreso Per cápita: $2,500 DLLS.
Producto interno bruto: 194 billion dollars.
Nigeria Gross Domestic Product is worth 194 billion dollars or 0.31% of the world economy, according to the World Bank. Historically, from 1980 until 2010, Nigeria's average Gross Domestic Product was 63.87billion dollars reaching an historical high of 207.12 billion dollars in December of 2008 and a record low of 15.79 billion dollars in December of 1993. Nigeria is one of the most developed economies in Africa. The petroleum industry provides 95% of foreign trade earnings and about 80% of budget revenues. Yet, agriculture is the main source of revenue for two-thirds of the population. Still, morethan 50% of Nigerians live in poverty with corruption and poor infrastructure as the main obstacles for future sustainable development.
Balanza comercial: 27 770 000 000 dlls
Nigeria reported a trade surplus equivalent to 0.26 Billion USD in June of 2011. Exports of commodities (oil and natural gas) is the main factor behind Nigeria's growth and accounts for more than 95% of total exports.Nigeria's main exports partners are: USA (30% of total in 2009), Equatorial Guinea (8%), Brazil (6.6%), France (6%) and India (6%). Nigeria imports mainly: industrial supplies (32% of total), transport equipment and parts (23%), capital goods (24%), food and beverage (11%) and consumer goods. Main import partners are: China (17% of total), Albania (11.3%), United States (7.5%), France and Belgium.Tasa de desempleo: 21%
The unemployment rate in Nigeria was last reported at 21.1 percent in 2010. Unemployment rate is defined as the level of unemployment divided by the labour force. The labour force is defined as the number of people employed plus the number unemployed but seeking work. The nonlabour force includes those who are not looking for work, those who are institutionalised andthose serving in the military.
Exportations of manufactures 2010: 0.3 %
The High-technology exports of Nigeria was reported at 0.32 in 2008, according to the World Bank. High-technology exports are products with high R&D intensity, such as in aerospace, computers, pharmaceuticals, scientific instruments, and electrical machinery. Nigeria is one of the most developed economies in Africa.The petroleum industry provides 95% of foreign trade earnings and about 80% of budget revenues. Yet, agriculture is the main source of revenue for two-thirds of the population. Still, more than 50% of Nigerians live in poverty with corruption and poor infrastructure as the main obstacles for future sustainable development.
Reservas internacionales: 14 , 517 , 544 dlls.
The Total reserves (% oftotal external debt) in Nigeria was reported at 477.69 in 2008, according to the World Bank. International reserves to total external debt stocks Nigeria is one of the most developed economies in Africa.
The Foreign direct investment; 3,309,239,706 Dlls
net (BoP; US dollar) in Nigeria was reported at 3309239706.35 in 2008, according to the World Bank. Foreign direct investment is netinflows of investment to acquire a lasting management interest (10 percent or more of voting stock) in an enterprise operating in an economy other than that of the investor. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, other long-term capital, and short-term capital as shown in the balance of payments. This series shows total net, that is, net FDI in the reporting economy from foreignsources less net FDI by the reporting economy to the rest of the world. Data are in current U.S. dollars.
Interest rate: 12%
The benchmark interest rate in Nigeria was last reported at 12 percent. In Nigeria the interest rate decisions are taken by The Central Bank of Nigeria. The official interest rate is the Monetary Policy Rate (MPR).
Nigeria Inflation Rate: 10.5 %