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Economy > Trade > Imports > Goods and services as % of GDP: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Imports of goods and services represent the value of all goods and other market services received from the rest of the world. They include the value of merchandise, freight, insurance, transport, travel, royalties, license fees, and other services, such as communication, construction, financial, information, business, personal, and government services. They exclude labor and property income (formerly called factor services) as well as transfer payments.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Equatorial Guinea 173.48 1998
2 Singapore 151.84 2001
3 Luxembourg 134.85 2000
4 Seychelles 113.49 2001
5 Guyana 111.25 2001
6 Puerto Rico 100.44 2001
7 Malaysia 97.96 2001
8 Estonia 94.39 2001
9 Malta 92.28 2001
10 Sao Tome and Principe 86.08 2001
11 Lesotho 85.55 2001
12 Suriname 85.17 2001
13 Slovakia 82.48 2001
14 Samoa 81.71 2000
15 Swaziland 81.19 2001
16 Belgium 81.09 2001
17 Palau 80.93 2001
18 Nicaragua 80.51 1998
19 Ireland 80.49 2001
20 Mongolia 79.96 2001
21 Antigua and Barbuda 79.34 2001
22 Eritrea 75.94 2001
23 Tajikistan 75.89 2001
24 Maldives 75.77 2001
25 Moldova 74.42 2001
26 Belize 74.11 2001
27 Czech Republic 73.79 2001
28 Guinea-Bissau 73.63 2001
29 Saint Kitts and Nevis 72.94 2001
30 Marshall Islands 72.69 1999
31 The Gambia 71.46 2001
32 Belarus 71.39 2001
33 Ghana 70.48 2001
34 Grenada 70.1 2001
35 Jordan 69.02 2001
36 Namibia 66.21 2001
37 Dominica 63.82 2001
38 Bulgaria 63.18 2001
39 Fiji 62.85 2000
40 Mauritius 62.83 2001
41 Djibouti 62.8 2000
42 Slovenia 62.68 2000
43 Hungary 62.61 2001
44 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 62.31 2001
45 Angola 62.26 2001
46 Cambodia 61.32 2001
47 Saint Lucia 61.21 2001
48 Thailand 60.2 2001
49 Bhutan 59.86 2000
50 Netherlands 59.73 2001
51 Bahrain 59.16 2001
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 58.07 2001
52 Cape Verde 57.09 2001
53 Vietnam 56.76 2001
54 Republic of Macedonia 55.89 2001
55 Lithuania 55.85 2001
56 Jamaica 55.81 2001
57 Honduras 54.99 2001
58 Ukraine 54.47 2001
59 Latvia 54.19 2001
60 Bosnia and Herzegovina 53.85 2001
European Union average (profile) 53.31 2001
61 Chad 52.79 2001
62 Croatia 52.77 2001
63 Austria 52.58 2001
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 52.49 2001
64 Barbados 52.49 2001
65 Tunisia 51.61 2001
66 Mauritania 50.71 2001
67 Togo 49.75 2001
NATO countries average (profile) 49.31 2001
68 Nigeria 48.96 2001
69 Kazakhstan 48.68 2001
70 Cyprus 48.32 1999
71 Philippines 47.43 2001
72 Turkmenistan 47.09 2001
73 Israel 46.94 2000
74 Armenia 45.95 2001
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 44.94 2001
75 Costa Rica 44.93 2001
76 Mozambique 44.03 2001
77 Sri Lanka 43.66 2001
78 Papua New Guinea 43.45 1999
79 Trinidad and Tobago 42.96 2001
80 El Salvador 42.88 2001
81 Mali 42.29 2001
82 Lebanon 42.08 2001
83 Albania 41.66 2001
84 Romania 41.62 2001
85 Portugal 41.24 2001
86 Switzerland 41.13 2001
Non-religious countries average (profile) 40.98 2001
87 Iceland 40.95 2001
88 Gabon 40.65 2001
89 Sweden 40.56 2001
South and Central Asia average (profile) 40.44 2001
Emerging markets average (profile) 39.99 2001
90 Denmark 39.18 2001
91 Canada 38.64 2001
92 Paraguay 38.23 2001
=93 Georgia 38.14 2001
=93 Azerbaijan 38.14 2001
95 Malawi 37.96 2001
Former French colonies average (profile) 37.7 2001
96 Senegal 37.61 2001
97 Kuwait 37.41 2001
98 Zambia 37.32 2001
99 Sierra Leone 37.29 2001
100 Kyrgyzstan 36.68 2001
101 Qatar 35.87 1997
102 Morocco 35.71 2001
103 New Zealand 35.08 2000
104 Panama 34.87 2001
105 Botswana 34.67 2001
106 Kenya 34.57 2001
107 Ecuador 34.19 2001
108 Haiti 33.36 2001
109 Germany 33.07 2001
110 Poland 33.01 2001
111 New Caledonia 32.99 1999
112 Greece 32.93 2000
113 Chile 32.66 2001
114 Indonesia 32.58 2001
115 Cote d'Ivoire 32.29 2001
116 Dominican Republic 32.06 2001
117 Nepal 32.03 2001
118 Madagascar 31.75 2001
119 Finland 31.58 2001
120 Spain 31.4 2001
121 Ethiopia 31.21 2001
122 Turkey 31.04 2001
123 Syria 30.75 2001
124 Norway 30.45 2000
125 Mexico 29.97 2001
126 Guinea 29.45 2001
127 United Kingdom 29.28 2001
128 Cameroon 29.17 2001
129 Comoros 29 2001
=130 Uzbekistan 27.97 2001
=130 Guatemala 27.97 2001
132 Benin 27.9 2001
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 27.3 2001
133 Italy 26.67 2001
134 France 26.35 2001
135 Burkina Faso 25.86 2001
136 Rwanda 25.83 2001
137 Uganda 25.62 2001
138 South Africa 25.29 2001
139 Niger 24.88 2001
140 Bolivia 24.49 2001
141 Saudi Arabia 24.45 2001
142 Tanzania 24.33 2001
143 French Polynesia 24.23 2000
144 Russia 24.15 2001
145 China 23.41 2001
146 Australia 22.75 2000
147 Bangladesh 22.32 2001
148 Algeria 21.4 2001
149 Zimbabwe 20.67 2001
150 Uruguay 19.89 2001
151 Pakistan 19.35 2001
152 Colombia 19.04 2001
153 Burundi 18.22 2001
154 Cuba 18.17 2000
155 Peru 17.28 2001
156 Sudan 16.15 2001
157 Libya 15.46 2000
158 India 15.43 2001
159 United States 14.95 2000
160 Central African Republic 14.92 2001
161 Brazil 14.4 2001
162 Argentina 10.16 2001
163 Japan 9.81 2001
164 Burma 1.05 1998

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