Vietnam datasheet

Vietnam official data

Map of Vietnam
Map of Vietnam
  • Official country name: Socialist Republic of Vietnam
  • Capital: Hanoi
  • Total Area: 331,210 km²
  • Government: Marxist–Leninist single-party state
  • Currency: đồng, đ – VND
  • Drives on the: right
  • Calling Code: +84
  • Internet TLD: .vn

Demographics

Vietnam flag
Flag of Vietnam
  • Population: 89,693,000 (2013 Estimate)
  • Population Density: 272/km²
  • Official Languages: Vietnamese
  • HDI: 0.617 (medium)
  • Ethnic Groups: (1999 Census)
    • Kinh (Viet) 86.2%
    • Tay 1.9%
    • Tai Ethnic 1.7%
    • Mường 1.5%
    • Khmer Krom (Khơ Me Crộm) 1.4%
    • Hoa 1.1%
    • Nùng 1.1%
    • Hmong 1%
    • others 4.1%

Economy

Emblem of Vietnam
Emblem of Vietnam
  • GDP (PPP): USD 358.889 Billion (2013 Estimate)
  • GDP per Capita (PPP): USD 4,001
  • GDP (Nominal): USD 170.020 Billion (2013 Estimate)
  • GDP per Capita (Nominal): USD 1,896
  • GDP Growth: 5.42% (2013)
  • GDP by sector: (2012 Estimate)
    • agriculture: 21.6%
    • industry: 40.8%
    • services: 37.6%
  • Labor force: 49.18 million (2012 Estimate)
  • Labor force by occupation: (2012 Estimate)
    • agriculture 48%
    • industry 21%
    • services 31%
  • Unemployment: 2.22% (October 2013)
  • Inflation: 5.45% (January 2014)
  • Main Industries:
    • paddy rice
    • coffee
    • rubber
    • cotton
    • tea
    • pepper
    • soybeans
    • cashews
    • sugar cane
    • peanuts
    • bananas
    • poultry
    • fish
    • seafood
  • Natural resources:
    • phosphates
    • coal
    • manganese
    • bauxite
    • chromate
    • offshore oil and gas deposits
    • forests
    • hydropower
  • Exports: USD 114.6 Billion (2012)
  • Main Export Partners: (2012 Estimate)
    • United States 17.8%
    • Japan 11.8%
    • China 11.2%
    • South Korea 5%
    • Malaysia 4.1%
  • Imports: USD 104.7 Billion (2012)
  • Main Import Partners: (2012 Estimate)
    • China 25.8%
    • South Korea 13.9%
    • Japan 10.4%
    • Singapore 6%
    • Thailand 5.2%
    • United States 4.3%

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