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Economy > Trade > Imports, % of GDP: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: This entry provides the total US dollar amount of merchandise imports on a c.i.f. (cost, insurance, and freight) or f.o.b. (free on board) basis. These figures are calculated on an exchange rate basis, i.e., not in purchasing power parity (PPP) terms. Figures expressed as a proportion of GDP for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Liberia 1,182.56% 2006
2 Djibouti 202.24% 2006
3 Hong Kong 180.59% 2010
4 San Marino 154.48% 2004
5 Singapore 142.91% 2010
6 Fiji 100.54% 2006
7 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 94.63% 2006
8 Seychelles 85.38% 2010
9 Lesotho 80.13% 2010
10 Vietnam 79.21% 2010
11 Saint Lucia 78.29% 2006
12 Dominica 77.43% 2006
13 Slovakia 71.58% 2010
14 Samoa 71.51% 2006
15 Malaysia 70.62% 2010
16 Hungary 68.34% 2010
17 East Timor 65.31% 2004
18 Estonia 64.58% 2010
19 Kyrgyzstan 64.14% 2010
20 Moldova 62.98% 2010
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 62.93% 2006
21 Kiribati 60.54% 2004
22 Guyana 60.46% 2010
23 Panama 60.36% 2010
24 Saint Kitts and Nevis 60.2% 2006
25 Belgium 60.13% 2010
26 Tuvalu 59.11% 2005
27 Tajikistan 58.51% 2010
28 Palau 56.23% 2004
29 Honduras 56.06% 2010
30 Solomon Islands 56.05% 2006
31 Lithuania 55.51% 2010
32 Federated States of Micronesia 55.39% 2004
33 United Arab Emirates 55.32% 2010
34 Slovenia 55.23% 2010
35 Czech Republic 55.02% 2010
36 Bosnia and Herzegovina 54.96% 2010
37 Nicaragua 54.74% 2010
38 Belarus 53.95% 2010
39 Cambodia 53.41% 2010
Hot countries average (profile) 53.32% 2006
40 Belize 52.91% 2010
41 Netherlands 52.72% 2010
42 Marshall Islands 52.04% 2008
43 Afghanistan 52.01% 2008
44 Cape Verde 51.72% 2010
45 Malta 49.9% 2010
46 Greenland 49.84% 2008
47 Barbados 49.7% 2006
48 Suriname 49.39% 2006
49 Sao Tome and Principe 49.24% 2010
50 Thailand 49.2% 2010
51 Grenada 49.09% 2006
52 Jordan 49.08% 2010
53 Maldives 48.72% 2009
54 Andorra 48.52% 2008
55 Mauritania 48.51% 2006
56 Lebanon 48.4% 2010
57 Paraguay 47.77% 2010
58 Bulgaria 47.73% 2010
59 Bahrain 47.21% 2010
60 Tonga 46.96% 2006
61 Equatorial Guinea 46.84% 2010
62 Namibia 46.56% 2010
63 Mongolia 46.49% 2009
64 Democratic Republic of the Congo 46.41% 2009
65 Tunisia 45.11% 2010
66 Luxembourg 45.08% 2010
Eastern Europe average (profile) 44.58% 2010
Non-religious countries average (profile) 44.53% 2010
67 Swaziland 44.51% 2010
68 Aruba 43.53% 2006
Former British colonies average (profile) 42.7% 2006
Cold countries average (profile) 42.46% 2006
69 Bhutan 42.39% 2008
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 42.19% 2007
70 Togo 42.14% 2010
71 Puerto Rico 42.05% 2001
72 Georgia 41.48% 2010
73 Austria 41.4% 2010
74 South Korea 41.18% 2010
75 Switzerland 40.98% 2010
European Union average (profile) 40.94% 2010
76 Nepal 40.92% 2009
77 Jamaica 40.73% 2010
78 Antigua and Barbuda 40.55% 2007
79 Mauritius 40.49% 2010
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 40.38% 2010
Eurozone average (profile) 40.27% 2010
80 Trinidad and Tobago 39.81% 2010
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 39.67% 2006
Former French colonies average (profile) 39.46% 2006
Europe average (profile) 39.25% 2010
81 Ukraine 39.25% 2010
NATO countries average (profile) 39.14% 2010
South and Central Asia average (profile) 39.13% 2006
82 Albania 38.71% 2010
83 Zimbabwe 38.62% 2010
84 Mali 38.51% 2006
85 Latvia 38.05% 2010
86 Mozambique 38.03% 2010
87 Morocco 37.67% 2010
88 Papua New Guinea 37.42% 2010
89 New Caledonia 37.28% 2000
90 El Salvador 37.26% 2010
Muslim countries average (profile) 37.05% 2006
91 Haiti 36.87% 2010
92 Liechtenstein 36.68% 2009
93 Costa Rica 36.65% 2010
94 Romania 36.31% 2010
Catholic countries average (profile) 36.13% 2006
Religious countries average (profile) 35.81% 2006
95 Vanuatu 35.69% 2006
96 Poland 35.64% 2010
97 Croatia 35.55% 2010
98 Comoros 35.47% 2006
99 Eritrea 34.86% 2010
100 French Polynesia 34.81% 2000
101 Senegal 34.8% 2010
102 Guinea-Bissau 34.57% 2006
103 Cyprus 34.42% 2010
104 Sweden 34.26% 2010
105 Ireland 34.17% 2010
106 Germany 34.1% 2010
High income OECD countries average (profile) 33.82% 2010
107 Botswana 32.87% 2010
108 Oman 32.82% 2010
109 Guinea 32.75% 2010
110 Kenya 32.27% 2010
111 Armenia 32.27% 2010
112 The Gambia 32.15% 2010
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 32.07% 2010
113 Ghana 31.64% 2010
114 Iraq 31.41% 2010
Emerging markets average (profile) 31.4% 2010
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 31.34% 2010
115 Malawi 31.03% 2010
116 Chad 30.81% 2010
South Asia average (profile) 30.8% 2006
117 Cote d'Ivoire 30.61% 2010
118 Guatemala 30.6% 2010
119 Zambia 30.57% 2010
120 The Bahamas 30.14% 2006
121 Philippines 30.01% 2010
122 Portugal 29.99% 2010
123 Sierra Leone 29.67% 2006
124 Mexico 29.57% 2010
125 Finland 29.38% 2010
126 Iceland 29.27% 2010
127 Denmark 28.99% 2010
failed states average (profile) 28.57% 2006
128 Dominican Republic 28.13% 2010
129 Tanzania 27.64% 2010
130 Benin 27.63% 2010
131 Bolivia 27.31% 2010
132 Yemen 26.19% 2010
133 Ecuador 26.14% 2010
134 Uganda 26.02% 2010
135 Canada 25.77% 2010
136 Ethiopia 25.3% 2010
137 Chile 24.95% 2010
138 United Kingdom 24.22% 2010
139 Uzbekistan 24.22% 2010
140 Israel 24% 2010
141 Spain 23.52% 2010
142 Sri Lanka 23.4% 2010
143 Syria 22.94% 2010
144 Algeria 22.91% 2010
145 Turkey 22.75% 2010
146 France 22.67% 2010
147 Italy 22.51% 2010
OPEC countries average (profile) 22.29% 2010
148 Madagascar 22.16% 2010
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 22.01% 2010
149 China 21.97% 2010
150 Angola 21.95% 2010
151 Niger 21.94% 2006
152 Cameroon 21.65% 2010
153 Turkmenistan 21.64% 2010
154 New Zealand 21.64% 2010
155 Bermuda 21.46% 2006
156 Monaco 21.4% 2005
157 Uruguay 21.37% 2010
158 Bangladesh 21.26% 2010
159 Egypt 21.25% 2010
160 South Africa 21.21% 2010
161 Macau 21.11% 2009
162 Laos 20.94% 2010
163 Kazakhstan 20.34% 2010
164 Libya 20.1% 2007
165 India 19.11% 2010
166 Saudi Arabia 18.82% 2010
167 Qatar 18.69% 2010
168 Rwanda 18.61% 2010
169 Pakistan 18.53% 2010
170 Brunei 18.13% 2008
171 Australia 17.61% 2010
172 Norway 17.57% 2010
173 Cuba 17.2% 2007
174 Kuwait 16.98% 2010
175 Peru 16.76% 2010
176 Gabon 16.73% 2010
177 Burundi 16.58% 2010
178 Burkina Faso 16.07% 2010
179 Indonesia 15.66% 2010
180 Russia 15.56% 2010
181 Greece 15.36% 2010
182 Nigeria 14.95% 2010
183 Argentina 14.27% 2010
184 Central African Republic 13.98% 2007
185 Iran 13.96% 2010
186 Azerbaijan 13.3% 2010
187 United States 13.2% 2010
188 Sudan 13.09% 2010
189 Colombia 12.63% 2010
190 Japan 11.59% 2010
191 European Union 9.91% 2007
192 Brazil 8.76% 2010
193 Venezuela 7.97% 2010

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Trade > Imports, % of GDP. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. GDP figures sourced from World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Trade/Imports,-%-of-GDP

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