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2013 Country statistical profile: Iceland 2013

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Country statistical profile: Iceland 2013
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Unit
‌2004‌
‌2005‌
‌2006‌
‌2007‌
‌2008‌
‌2009‌
‌2010‌
‌2011‌
Production and income
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
GDP per capita
USD current PPPs
33 731
 
34 992
 
35 831
 
37 171
 
39 521
 
36 666
 
35 593
 
36 084
 
Gross national income (GNI) per capita
USD current PPPs
32 362
 
33 731
 
33 740
 
35 338
 
31 011
 
29 504
 
29 365
 
30 759
 
Household disposable income
Annual growth %
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Economic growth
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Real GDP growth
Annual growth %
7.8
 
7.2
 
4.7
 
6.0
 
1.3
 
-6.8
 
-4.0
 
3.1
 
Net saving rate in household disposable income
%
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Gross fixed capital formation
% of GDP
28.7
 
34.4
 
24.4
 
-12.2
 
-20.0
 
-51.6
 
-8.1
 
13.4
 
Economic structure
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Real value added: agriculture, forestry, fishing
Annual growth %
3.7
 
-0.7
 
-2.9
 
-1.4
 
6.7
 
3.7
 
-8.1
 
..
 
Real value added: industry
Annual growth %
5.2
 
-15.3
 
4.4
 
3.3
 
15.4
 
-2.6
 
-1.8
 
..
 
Real value added: services
Annual growth %
11.8
 
10.1
 
10.8
 
8.8
 
-5.8
 
-10.1
 
0.6
 
..
 
Government deficits and debt
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Government deficit
% of GDP
0.0
 
4.9
 
6.3
 
5.4
 
-13.5
 
-10.0
 
-10.1
 
-4.4
 
General government debt
% of GDP
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
General government revenues
% of GDP
44.0
 
47.1
 
48.0
 
47.7
 
44.1
 
41.1
 
41.5
 
41.7
 
General government expenditures
% of GDP
44.0
 
42.2
 
41.6
 
42.3
 
57.6
 
51.0
 
51.6
 
46.1
 
Expenditure
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Public expenditure on health
% of GDP
8.0
 
7.7
 
7.5
 
7.5
 
7.5
 
7.9
 
7.5
 
7.1
 
Private expenditure on health
% of GDP
1.9
 
1.8
 
1.6
 
1.6
 
1.6
 
1.7
 
1.8
 
1.8
 
Public social expenditure
% of GDP
17.4
 
16.3
 
15.9
 
15.3
 
15.8
 
18.5
 
18.0
 
17.8
 
Private social expenditure
% of GDP
4.9
 
4.9
 
4.9
 
5.1
 
5.3
 
6.0
 
..
 
..
 
Public pension expenditure
% of GDP
..
 
2.0
 
1.8
 
1.9
 
1.8
 
1.7
 
..
 
..
 
Private pension expenditure
% of GDP
..
 
3.4
 
3.5
 
3.7
 
3.8
 
6.4
 
5.5
 
..
 
Net official development assistance (Aid)
% of GNI
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Taxes
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total tax revenue
% of GDP
37.9
 
40.7
 
41.5
 
40.6
 
36.7
 
33.9
 
36.3
 
..
 
Taxes on income and profits
% of GDP
16.1
 
17.6
 
18.3
 
18.4
 
17.8
 
16.0
 
16.1
 
..
 
Taxes on goods and services
% of GDP
16.0
 
17.1
 
17.6
 
16.4
 
13.6
 
12.0
 
12.9
 
..
 
Taxes on the average worker
% of labour cost
31.9
 
32.1
 
31.8
 
30.5
 
30.9
 
30.5
 
33.4
 
34.0
 
Trade
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Imports of goods and services
% of GDP
39.7
 
44.0
 
50.5
 
45.3
 
47.1
 
44.3
 
46.1
 
50.2
 
Exports of goods and services
% of GDP
34.1
 
31.7
 
32.2
 
34.6
 
44.4
 
52.7
 
56.1
 
58.4
 
Goods trade balance: exports minus imports of goods
Bln USD
-0.8
 
-1.9
 
-2.5
 
-1.9
 
-0.8
 
0.5
 
0.7
 
0.5
 
Imports of goods
Bln USD
3.6
 
5.0
 
6.0
 
6.7
 
6.2
 
3.6
 
3.9
 
4.8
 
Exports of goods
Bln USD
2.8
 
3.1
 
3.5
 
4.8
 
5.4
 
4.1
 
4.6
 
5.3
 
Service trade balance: exports minus imports of services
Bln USD
-0.2
 
-0.5
 
-0.7
 
-0.7
 
-0.3
 
0.3
 
0.3
 
0.3
 
Imports of services
Bln USD
1.8
 
2.5
 
2.6
 
3.0
 
2.4
 
2.0
 
2.2
 
2.6
 
Exports of services
Bln USD
1.6
 
2.0
 
1.9
 
2.3
 
2.1
 
2.3
 
2.5
 
2.9
 
Current account balance of payments
% of GDP
-9.9
 
-16.2
 
-23.9
 
-16.2
 
-24.5
 
-11.7
 
-8.1
 
-6.9
 
Foreign direct investment (FDI)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Outward FDI stocks
Mln USD
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
10 180
 
11 887
 
11 302
 
Inward FDI stocks
Mln USD
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
8 622
 
11 784
 
12 541
 
Inflows of foreign direct investment
Mln USD
..
 
..
 
5 555
 
10 181
 
-4 206
 
2 291
 
-2 357
 
-29
 
Outflows of foreign direct investment
Mln USD
..
 
..
 
3 858
 
6 822
 
917
 
86
 
246
 
1 013
 
Prices and interest rates
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Inflation rate: all items
Annual growth %
3.2
 
4.0
 
6.7
 
5.1
 
12.7
 
12.0
 
5.4
 
4.0
 
Inflation rate: all items non food non energy
Annual growth %
3.2
 
5.1
 
6.3
 
6.6
 
11.4
 
11.4
 
4.7
 
2.6
 
Inflation rate: food
Annual growth %
1.1
 
-2.6
 
8.0
 
-1.1
 
16.0
 
17.5
 
4.2
 
3.8
 
Inflation rate: energy
Annual growth %
7.5
 
6.1
 
8.0
 
1.7
 
21.7
 
8.2
 
15.5
 
17.1
 
Producer Price Indices (PPI): manufacturing
Annual growth %
..
 
..
 
17.5
 
1.8
 
31.0
 
11.3
 
11.8
 
9.2
 
Long-term interest rates
%
7.49
 
8.64
 
8.83
 
9.42
 
11.07
 
8.26
 
6.09
 
5.98
 
Purchasing power and exchange rates
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Purchasing power parities
ISK per USD
94.25
 
99.08
 
107.17
 
113.05
 
117.42
 
127.75
 
135.55
 
141.61
 
Exchange rates
ISK per USD
70.19
 
62.98
 
70.18
 
64.06
 
87.95
 
123.64
 
122.24
 
115.95
 
Indices of price levels
OECD = 100
132
 
155
 
153
 
170
 
126
 
102
 
108
 
115
 
Energy supply and prices
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total primary energy supply (TPES)
Mtoe
3.4
 
3.5
 
4.2
 
4.8
 
5.4
 
5.4
 
5.4
 
5.7
 
TPES per unit of GDP at 2000 prices and PPPs
Toe per '000 USD
0.35
 
0.34
 
0.38
 
0.42
 
0.46
 
0.50
 
0.52
 
0.53
 
Renewables' contribution to total primary energy supply
%
74.8
 
75.9
 
78.4
 
81.6
 
81.3
 
81.8
 
82.5
 
84.3
 
Crude oil import prices
USD per barrel
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Information and Communications Technology (ICT)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ICT investment in non-residential fixed capital formation
%
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
ICT related occupations: business sector employment
%
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Households with access to the Internet
%
..
 
84.4
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
92.0
 
92.6
 
Environment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Water abstractions
Mln m3
..
 
170
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Fish landings in domestic and foreign ports
'000 tonnes
1 709
 
1 411
 
1 323
 
1 419
 
1 305
 
1 151
 
..
 
..
 
Aquaculture
'000 tonnes
9
 
8
 
10
 
5
 
5
 
6
 
..
 
..
 
Municipal waste total
'000 tonnes
..
 
150
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
180
 
180
 
Municipal waste per capita
Kg
..
 
520
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
550
 
..
 
CO2emissions from fuel combustion
Mln tonnes
2
 
2
 
2
 
2
 
2
 
2
 
2
 
..
 
Education
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tertiary attainment in population aged 25-64
%
..
 
30.5
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
32.5
 
..
 
Expenditure per student: non-tertiary, 2009 prices
USD constant PPPs
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
9 309
 
..
 
..
 
Expenditure per student: tertiary, 2009 prices
USD constant PPPs
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
9 939
 
..
 
..
 
Youths 15-19 not in education nor employment
%
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
6.8
 
..
 
Youths 20-24 not in education nor employment
%
..
 
..
 
..
 
6.4
 
..
 
9.4
 
10.5
 
..
 
Employment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Employment rate in population aged 15-24
%
66.3
 
71.6
 
72.9
 
74.3
 
72.1
 
61.7
 
62.1
 
63.3
 
Employment rate in population aged 25-54
%
88.0
 
88.2
 
89.1
 
89.4
 
88.1
 
83.8
 
83.7
 
84.0
 
Employment rate in population aged 55-64
%
82.0
 
84.8
 
84.9
 
84.9
 
83.3
 
80.8
 
80.5
 
79.5
 
Incidence of part-time employment
%
16.6
 
16.4
 
16.0
 
15.9
 
15.1
 
17.5
 
18.4
 
17.0
 
Self-employment rate: total employment
%
14.1
 
14.2
 
14.8
 
13.7
 
12.6
 
11.9
 
12.6
 
..
 
Self-employment rate, men: male employment
%
19.2
 
20.1
 
20.8
 
18.8
 
17.0
 
16.5
 
16.4
 
..
 
Self-employment rate, women: female employment
%
8.3
 
7.4
 
7.6
 
7.6
 
7.3
 
6.7
 
8.4
 
..
 
Unemployment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Unemployment rate: total labour force
%
3.1
 
2.6
 
2.9
 
2.3
 
3.0
 
7.3
 
7.6
 
7.1
 
Unemployment rate, men: male labour force
%
3.2
 
2.6
 
2.7
 
2.3
 
3.3
 
8.6
 
8.3
 
7.9
 
Unemployment rate, women: female labour force
%
3.0
 
2.6
 
3.1
 
2.3
 
2.6
 
5.7
 
6.7
 
6.2
 
Long-term unemployment: total unemployed
%
11.2
 
13.3
 
7.3
 
8.0
 
4.1
 
6.9
 
21.3
 
27.8
 
Labour compensation and hours worked
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Labour compensation per unit labour input, total economy
Annual growth %
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Average time worked per person in employment
Hours per year
1 827
 
1 818
 
1 807
 
1 783
 
1 787
 
1 706
 
1 691
 
1 732
 
Research and Development (R&D)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gross domestic expenditure on R&D
Mln USD
..
 
287
 
324
 
308
 
308
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Researchers: full-time equivalent
Per '000 employed
..
 
13.4
 
14.2
 
12.5
 
12.9
 
17.0
 
..
 
..
 
Population
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total population
'000 persons
293
 
296
 
304
 
311
 
319
 
319
 
318
 
319
 
Population growth rates
%
1.1
 
1.1
 
2.9
 
2.3
 
2.6
 
0.0
 
-0.4
 
0.3
 
Total fertility rates
Children
2.0
 
2.1
 
2.1
 
2.1
 
2.1
 
2.2
 
2.2
 
..
 
Youth population aged less than 15
% of population
22.5
 
22.1
 
21.5
 
21.0
 
20.7
 
20.9
 
20.9
 
20.8
 
Elderly population aged 65 and over
% of population
11.7
 
11.7
 
11.6
 
11.5
 
11.5
 
11.8
 
12.1
 
12.5
 
International migration
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Foreign-born population
% of population
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
7.9
 
..
 
Foreign population
% of population
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
3.7
 
..
 
Unemployment rate of native-born men
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
..
 
2.2
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
7.6
 
Unemployment rate of foreign-born men
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
..
 
2.1
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
11.7
 
Unemployment rate of native-born women
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
..
 
2.1
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
10.4
 
Unemployment rate of foreign-born women
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
..
 
3.6
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
5.8
 
Health
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Life expectancy at birth
Years
81.0
 
81.2
 
81.2
 
81.2
 
81.3
 
81.5
 
81.5
 
81.8
 
Life expectancy at birth: men
Years
79.2
 
79.2
 
79.4
 
79.4
 
79.6
 
79.7
 
79.5
 
79.9
 
Life expectancy at birth: women
Years
82.7
 
83.1
 
83.0
 
82.9
 
83.0
 
83.3
 
83.5
 
83.6
 
Infant mortality
Per '000
2.8
 
2.3
 
1.4
 
2.0
 
2.5
 
1.8
 
2.2
 
0.9
 
Overweight and obese aged 15 and over
% of population
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
58.5
 
..
 
Suicide rates
Per 100 000 persons
6.6
 
6.7
 
7.2
 
4.6
 
7.7
 
4.6
 
..
 
..
 
Transport
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Goods transport
Mln tonne-km
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Passenger transport
Mln passenger-km
4 855
 
5 145
 
5 455
 
5 730
 
5 585
 
5 646
 
5 626
 
..
 
Road fatalities
Per mln inhabitants
79
 
64
 
104
 
48
 
38
 
54
 
25
 
..
 
Last updated: 28 February 2013; disclaimer: http://oe.cd/disclaimer
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Source: OECD Factbook statistics. For explanatory notes, see OECD Factbook 2013 (DOI: 10.1787/factbook-2013-en)
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