Algeria Economy

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Algeria is a republic in the Maghreb region of Northwest Africa which borders the Mediterranean. According to 2011 estimates, Algeria had a nominal GDP of $190.709 billion, putting it at 47th in the world. The economy of Algeria relies heavily on it's fossil fuel energy sector which represents over 30 percent of GDP and over 95 percent of export earnings. This is largely fueled by large, proven oil and natural gas reserves. Other industries have fared far less well and efforts by the government to stimulate other sectors have met with little success.

Major Algeria Indicators

Period Value % Chg Prev
Components of GDP (View all 1)
Algeria Exports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2016 37.01B USD -4.68%
Algeria Imports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2016 53.71B USD -11.40%
Consumer Prices (View all 1)
Algeria Consumer Price Index (NSA) 2016 134.84 6.40%
Algeria Inflation (NSA) 2016 6.40% 33.70%
Economic Activity Indexes (View all 1)
Algeria Economic Freedom Index 2017 46.50
Employment (View all 1)
Algeria Unemployment Rate (NSA) 2017 11.37% 1.29%
Energy (View all 1)
Algeria Crude Oil Production Aug 2017 1.306M bbl/day 0.00
Algeria Gas Rig Count Nov 2017 17.00 6.25%
Environment (View all 1)
Algeria CO2 Emissions (NSA) 2014 145400.2 kt 8.13%
GDP (View all 1)
Algeria GDP (NSA) 2016 156.08B USD -5.28%
Algeria GDP Growth (NSA) 2016 3.70% -1.69%
International Transactions (View all 1)
Algeria Exports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2016 37.01B USD -4.68%
Algeria Imports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2016 53.71B USD -11.40%
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