Facts and stats about Macau


Population. Ranked 169th in 2013.


GDP per capita. Ranked 4th in 2012.


China 0.34 km
Major language Chinese (mainly Cantonese), Portuguese (both official)
Major religion Buddhism, Christianity
Monetary unit pataca
Alternative names Aomen Tebie Xingzhengqu ; Regiao Administrativa Especial de Macau, China, Macao Special Administrative Region, Macao Special Administrative Region of China, Macau, macao, Macau S.A.R., Macao SAR China, Macao SAR, China, Macau Special Administrative Region, macau sar, Aomen ; Macau, China, Macao SAR, Macau SAR, Macao, China, China: Macau SAR, China: Macao SAR
Groups Densely populated countries, Hot countries, Tourist destinations, World

Interesting observations about Macau

  • Macau ranked first for life expectancy at birth > total population amongst Hot countries in 2011.
  • Macau ranked first for telecoms > mobile cellular subscriptions > per 100 people globally in 2012.
  • Macau has ranked last for agriculture, value added > current US$ since 1991.
  • Macau has ranked last for rural population since 1964.
  • Macau has ranked last for agriculture, value added > current US$ per capita since 1991.
  • Macau has had the highest net trade in goods and services > boP > current US$ > per $ GDP since 1969.
  • Macau has ranked last for fertility > fertility rate, total > births per woman since 2000.
  • Macau ranked first for GDP > real growth rate amongst Densely populated countries in 2012.
  • Macau ranked first for migration > net migration rate amongst Tourist destinations in 2008.
  • Macau has ranked in the top 2 for population density > people per sq. km of land area since 1961.