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2011 Country statistical profile: United States 2011

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Country statistical profile: United States 2011-2012
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Unit
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‌2004‌
‌2005‌
‌2006‌
‌2007‌
‌2008‌
‌2009‌
‌2010‌
Production and income
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gross domestic product (GDP)
Bln USD curr. PPPs
11 089.2
 
11 812.3
 
12 579.7
 
13 336.2
 
13 995.0
 
14 296.9
 
14 043.9
 
14 582.4
 
e 
GDP per capita
USD current PPPs
38 128
 
40 246
 
42 466
 
44 595
 
46 337
 
46 901
 
45 674
 
47 024
 
Gross national income (GNI) per capita
USD current PPPs
38 307
 
40 583
 
43 063
 
45 575
 
46 675
 
47 026
 
45 567
 
..
 
Household disposable income
Annual growth %
2.9
 
3.0
 
1.4
 
3.9
 
2.0
 
1.9
 
0.9
 
..
 
Economic growth
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Real GDP growth
Annual growth %
2.5
 
3.6
 
3.1
 
2.7
 
1.9
 
0.0
 
-2.7
 
2.9
 
e 
Net saving rate in household disposable income
%
3.8
 
3.4
 
1.5
 
2.5
 
2.1
 
4.2
 
6.2
 
..
 
Gross fixed capital formation
% of GDP
2.9
 
6.2
 
5.3
 
2.3
 
-1.4
 
-5.1
 
-15.5
 
..
 
Economic structure
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Real value added: agriculture, forestry, fishing
Annual growth %
12.2
 
2.9
 
11.6
 
-4.7
 
-10.8
 
8.9
 
6.5
 
..
 
Real value added: industry
Annual growth %
1.9
 
7.5
 
0.8
 
3.0
 
3.7
 
-3.6
 
-5.5
 
..
 
Real value added: services
Annual growth %
1.9
 
1.5
 
1.1
 
1.7
 
1.5
 
2.3
 
-0.4
 
..
 
Government deficits and debt
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Government deficit
% of GDP
-5.0
 
-4.4
 
-3.3
 
-2.2
 
-2.9
 
-6.3
 
-11.3
 
-10.6
 
General government debt
% of GDP
60.2
 
61.2
 
61.4
 
60.8
 
62.0
 
71.0
 
84.3
 
93.6
 
General government revenues
% of GDP
31.3
 
31.6
 
33.0
 
33.8
 
33.9
 
32.6
 
30.9
 
31.6
 
General government expenditures
% of GDP
36.3
 
36.0
 
36.2
 
36.0
 
36.8
 
39.0
 
42.2
 
42.3
 
Expenditure
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Public expenditure on health
% of GDP
6.8
 
6.9
 
6.9
 
7.1
 
7.2
 
7.6
 
8.3
 
..
 
Private expenditure on health
% of GDP
8.8
 
8.8
 
8.8
 
8.7
 
8.8
 
8.9
 
9.1
 
..
 
Public social expenditure
% of GDP
16.0
 
15.9
 
15.8
 
16.0
 
16.2
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Private social expenditure
% of GDP
9.9
 
10.0
 
10.0
 
10.2
 
10.5
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Public pension expenditure
% of GDP
6.1
 
6.0
 
6.0
 
5.9
 
6.0
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Private pension expenditure
% of GDP
2.8
 
2.9
 
2.9
 
3.1
 
3.3
 
3.0
 
..
 
..
 
Net official development assistance (Aid)
% of GNI
0.15
 
0.17
 
0.23
 
0.18
 
0.16
 
0.18
 
0.21
 
0.21
 
Taxes
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total tax revenue
% of GDP
25.5
 
25.7
 
27.1
 
27.9
 
27.9
 
26.1
 
24.0
 
..
 
Taxes on income and profits
% of GDP
11.0
 
11.2
 
12.7
 
13.5
 
13.6
 
11.8
 
9.8
 
..
 
Taxes on goods and services
% of GDP
4.7
 
4.7
 
4.8
 
4.8
 
4.7
 
4.6
 
4.4
 
..
 
Taxes on the average worker
% of labour cost
29.9
 
29.8
 
29.8
 
29.9
 
29.7
 
29.1
 
29.6
 
29.7
 
Trade
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Imports of goods and services
% of GDP
13.9
 
15.2
 
16.1
 
16.8
 
17.0
 
17.9
 
14.0
 
..
 
Exports of goods and services
% of GDP
9.4
 
10.0
 
10.4
 
11.0
 
11.9
 
12.9
 
11.2
 
..
 
Goods trade balance: exports minus imports of goods
Bln USD
-581.4
 
-707.4
 
-828.0
 
-882.0
 
-854.6
 
-864.9
 
-545.2
 
-689.4
 
Imports of goods
Bln USD
1 305.1
 
1 525.3
 
1 732.3
 
1 919.0
 
2 017.1
 
2 164.8
 
1 601.9
 
1 966.5
 
Exports of goods
Bln USD
723.7
 
817.9
 
904.3
 
1 037.0
 
1 162.5
 
1 299.9
 
1 056.7
 
1 277.1
 
Service trade balance: exports minus imports of services
Bln USD
47.4
 
56.3
 
69.6
 
80.2
 
121.1
 
135.9
 
132.0
 
151.4
 
Imports of services
Bln USD
244.3
 
282.4
 
302.5
 
336.7
 
367.2
 
398.3
 
370.3
 
394.2
 
Exports of services
Bln USD
291.6
 
338.7
 
372.2
 
416.9
 
488.3
 
534.1
 
502.3
 
545.5
 
Current account balance of payments
% of GDP
-4.7
 
-5.3
 
-5.9
 
-6.0
 
-5.1
 
-4.7
 
-2.7
 
-3.2
 
Foreign direct investment (FDI)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Outward FDI stocks
Mln USD
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
3 553 095
 
3 748 512
 
4 067 501
 
4 429 426
 
Inward FDI stocks
Mln USD
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
2 345 923
 
2 397 396
 
2 441 705
 
2 658 932
 
Inflows of foreign direct investment
Mln USD
..
 
316 222
 
36 236
 
244 922
 
414 039
 
329 080
 
303 605
 
351 350
 
Outflows of foreign direct investment
Mln USD
..
 
145 966
 
112 638
 
243 151
 
221 166
 
310 091
 
158 581
 
236 227
 
Prices and interest rates
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Inflation rate: all items
Annual growth %
2.3
 
2.7
 
3.4
 
3.2
 
2.9
 
3.8
 
-0.4
 
1.6
 
Inflation rate: all items non food non energy
Annual growth %
1.5
 
1.8
 
2.2
 
2.5
 
2.3
 
2.3
 
1.7
 
1.0
 
Inflation rate: food
Annual growth %
2.1
 
3.8
 
1.9
 
1.8
 
4.2
 
6.4
 
0.5
 
0.3
 
Inflation rate: energy
Annual growth %
12.2
 
10.9
 
16.9
 
11.2
 
5.5
 
13.9
 
-18.4
 
9.5
 
Producer Price Indices (PPI): manufacturing
Annual growth %
2.5
 
4.3
 
5.5
 
4.0
 
3.8
 
7.9
 
-4.9
 
5.0
 
Long-term interest rates
%
4.02
 
4.27
 
4.29
 
4.79
 
4.63
 
3.67
 
3.26
 
3.21
 
Purchasing power and exchange rates
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Purchasing power parities
USD per USD
1.00
 
1.00
 
1.00
 
1.00
 
1.00
 
1.00
 
1.00
 
1.00
 
Exchange rates
USD per USD
1.00
 
1.00
 
1.00
 
1.00
 
1.00
 
1.00
 
1.00
 
1.00
 
Indices of price levels
OECD = 100
103
 
98
 
98
 
100
 
97
 
94
 
98
 
97
 
Energy supply and prices
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total primary energy supply (TPES)
Mtoe
2 261.2
 
2 307.8
 
2 318.9
 
2 296.7
 
2 337.0
 
2 277.0
 
2 162.9
 
2 235.0
 
Total primary energy supply per capita
Toe per capita
7.77
 
7.86
 
7.83
 
7.68
 
7.74
 
7.47
 
7.03
 
7.20
 
TPES per unit of GDP at 2000 prices and PPPs
Toe per '000 USD
0.22
 
0.21
 
0.21
 
0.20
 
0.20
 
0.20
 
0.19
 
0.19
 
Renewables' contribution to total primary energy supply
%
4.3
 
4.4
 
4.5
 
4.8
 
4.7
 
5.1
 
5.4
 
5.6
 
Crude oil import prices
USD per barrel
27.66
 
35.86
 
48.82
 
59.15
 
66.77
 
94.97
 
58.83
 
76.02
 
Information and Communications Technology (ICT)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ICT investment in non-residential fixed capital formation
%
28.9
 
28.1
 
27.8
 
26.7
 
26.3
 
26.7
 
31.5
 
..
 
ICT related occupations: total employment
%
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
20.3
 
Households with access to the Internet
%
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
68.7
 
..
 
Environment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Water abstractions
Mln m3
..
 
..
 
1 630
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Fish landings in domestic and foreign ports
'000 tonnes
4 402
 
4 467
 
4 463
 
4 371
 
4 294
 
3 890
 
..
 
..
 
Aquaculture
'000 tonnes
420
 
408
 
358
 
363
 
373
 
351
 
..
 
..
 
Municipal waste total
'000 tonnes
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
220 410
 
..
 
Municipal waste per capita
Kg
..
 
..
 
770
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
720
 
..
 
CO2emissions from fuel combustion
Mln tonnes
5 680
 
5 758
 
5 772
 
5 685
 
5 763
 
5 587
 
5 195
 
..
 
Education
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tertiary attainment in population aged 25-64
%
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
41.2
 
..
 
Expenditure per student: non-tertiary, 2008 prices
USD constant PPPs
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
10 995.5
 
..
 
..
 
Expenditure per student: tertiary, 2008 prices
USD constant PPPs
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
29 910.1
 
..
 
..
 
Employment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Employment rate in population aged 15-24
%
53.9
 
53.9
 
53.9
 
54.2
 
53.1
 
51.2
 
46.9
 
45.0
 
Employment rate in population aged 25-54
%
78.8
 
79.0
 
79.3
 
79.8
 
79.9
 
79.1
 
75.8
 
75.1
 
Employment rate in population aged 55-64
%
59.9
 
59.9
 
60.8
 
61.8
 
61.8
 
62.1
 
60.6
 
60.3
 
Incidence of part-time employment
%
13.2
 
13.2
 
12.8
 
12.6
 
12.6
 
12.8
 
14.1
 
13.5
 
Self-employment rate: total civilian employment
%
7.6
 
7.6
 
7.5
 
7.4
 
7.2
 
7.0
 
7.1
 
7.0
 
Self-employment rate, men: male civilian employment
%
8.8
 
8.9
 
8.8
 
8.6
 
8.4
 
8.3
 
8.4
 
8.3
 
Self-employment rate, women: female civilian employment
%
6.1
 
6.1
 
5.9
 
6.0
 
5.8
 
5.6
 
5.7
 
5.6
 
Unemployment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Unemployment rate: total civilian labour force
%
6.0
 
5.5
 
5.1
 
4.6
 
4.6
 
5.8
 
9.3
 
9.6
 
Unemployment rate, men: male civilian labour force
%
6.3
 
5.6
 
5.1
 
4.6
 
4.7
 
6.1
 
10.3
 
10.5
 
Unemployment rate, women: female civilian labour force
%
5.7
 
5.4
 
5.1
 
4.6
 
4.5
 
5.4
 
8.1
 
8.6
 
Long-term unemployment: total unemployed
%
11.8
 
12.7
 
11.8
 
10.0
 
10.0
 
10.6
 
16.3
 
29.0
 
Labour compensation and hours worked
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Labour compensation per unit labour input, total economy
Annual growth %
3.7
 
3.8
 
3.7
 
3.8
 
3.7
 
2.8
 
0.7
 
..
 
Average time worked per person in employment
Hours per year
1 800
 
1 802
 
1 799
 
1 800
 
1 798
 
1 792
 
1 768
 
1 778
 
Research and Development (R&D)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gross domestic expenditure on R&D
% of GDP
2.61
 
2.54
 
2.57
 
2.61
 
2.67
 
2.79
 
..
 
..
 
Researchers: full-time equivalent
Per '000 employed
10.2
 
9.8
 
9.6
 
9.6
 
9.5
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Population
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total population
'000 persons
290 242
 
292 936
 
295 619
 
298 432
 
301 394
 
304 177
 
306 656
 
309 051
 
Population growth rates
%
0.9
 
0.9
 
0.9
 
1.0
 
1.0
 
0.9
 
0.8
 
0.8
 
Total fertility rates
Children
2.0
 
2.0
 
2.1
 
2.1
 
2.1
 
2.1
 
2.0
 
..
 
Youth population aged less than 15
% of population
21.0
 
20.8
 
20.6
 
20.4
 
20.3
 
20.2
 
20.2
 
20.1
 
Elderly population aged 65 and over
% of population
12.4
 
12.4
 
12.4
 
12.5
 
12.6
 
12.8
 
13.0
 
13.1
 
International migration
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Net migration rate
Per '000 inhabitants
3.0
 
3.1
 
3.3
 
3.2
 
2.8
 
2.9
 
2.8
 
..
 
Foreign-born population
% of population
12.6
 
12.8
 
13.0
 
13.1
 
13.6
 
13.7
 
12.7
 
..
 
Foreign population
% of population
..
 
..
 
..
 
7.3
 
7.5
 
7.3
 
6.9
 
..
 
Unemployment rate of native-born men
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
6.3
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
11.3
 
..
 
Unemployment rate of foreign-born men
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
5.0
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
10.0
 
..
 
Unemployment rate of native-born women
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
5.2
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
7.4
 
..
 
Unemployment rate of foreign-born women
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
5.2
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
8.6
 
..
 
Health
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Life expectancy at birth
Years
77.0
 
77.4
 
77.4
 
77.7
 
77.9
 
78.0
 
e 
78.2
 
e 
..
 
Life expectancy at birth: men
Years
74.5
 
74.9
 
74.9
 
75.1
 
75.4
 
75.5
 
e 
75.7
 
e 
..
 
Life expectancy at birth: women
Years
79.6
 
79.9
 
79.9
 
80.2
 
80.4
 
80.5
 
e 
80.6
 
e 
..
 
Infant mortality
Per '000
6.8
 
6.8
 
6.9
 
6.7
 
6.8
 
6.5
 
..
 
..
 
Overweight and obese aged 15 and over
% of population
..
 
66.3
 
..
 
67.3
 
..
 
68.0
 
..
 
..
 
Society
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Suicide rates
Per 100 000 persons
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
10.5
 
..
 
Youths 20-24 not in education nor employment
%
..
 
6.9
 
6.1
 
6.3
 
6.3
 
7.2
 
8.8
 
..
 
Youths 15-19 not in education nor employment
%
..
 
16.9
 
15.5
 
15.6
 
16.2
 
17.2
 
20.1
 
..
 
Transport
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Goods transport
Mln tonne-km
5 379 359
 
5 588 527
 
5 649 810
 
5 729 250
 
5 718 599
 
5 712 809
 
..
 
..
 
Passenger transport
Mln passenger-km
4 492 268
 
4 573 337
 
4 590 940
 
4 538 784
 
4 500 156
 
4 361 400
 
..
 
..
 
Road fatalities
Per mln inhabitants
147
 
146
 
147
 
143
 
136
 
123
 
111
 
..
 
Last updated: 18 January 2012
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