Table

Lao PDR. Source:World Bank Group Popular Indicators
N Series Name 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
1 Population, total 6,333,487 6,415,169 6,494,557 6,576,397 6,663,967 6,758,353 6,858,160 NA
2 Population growth (annual %) 1.387 1.281 1.23 1.252 1.323 1.406 1.466 NA
3 Surface area (sq. km) 236,800 236,800 236,800 236,800 236,800 236,800 236,800 236,800
4 Poverty headcount ratio at national poverty lines (% of population) NA 23.4 NA NA NA NA NA NA
5 GNI, Atlas method (current US dollar) 7,263,600,389.405 8,824,081,950.104 10,532,187,240 12,104,564,574.585 13,309,732,548.66 14,516,384,762.115 15,595,241,640.771 NA
6 GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US dollar) 1,150 1,380 1,620 1,840 2,000 2,150 2,270 NA
7 GNI, PPP (current international dollar) 26,541,063,220.839 29,451,879,352.094 32,532,123,298.97 36,001,507,021.408 39,023,012,654.558 42,361,978,920.161 45,625,252,999.125 NA
8 GNI per capita, PPP (current international dollar) 4,190 4,590 5,010 5,470 5,860 6,270 6,650 NA
9 Income share held by lowest 20% NA 7.6 NA NA NA NA NA NA
10 Life expectancy at birth, total (years) 64.795 65.208 65.6 65.975 66.335 66.683 NA NA
11 Fertility rate, total (births per woman) 3.059 2.974 2.895 2.823 2.758 2.698 NA NA
12 Adolescent fertility rate (births per 1,000 women ages 15-19) 66.896 65.948 65.284 64.62 63.957 63.293 NA NA
13 Contraceptive prevalence, any methods (% of women ages 15-49) NA 49.8 NA NA NA NA NA NA
14 Births attended by skilled health staff (% of total) NA 40.1 NA NA NA NA NA NA
15 Mortality rate, under-5 (per 1,000 live births) 77.7 75 72.5 70.1 67.9 65.6 63.4 NA
16 Prevalence of underweight, weight for age (% of children under 5) 26.5 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
17 Immunization, measles (% of children ages 12-23 months) 69 72 82 87 88 76 82 NA
18 Primary completion rate, total (% of relevant age group) 91.574 95.286 99.713 101.329 101.655 100.376 102.215 NA
19 School enrollment, secondary (% gross) 45.7 48.969 53.205 59.008 63.604 66.532 67.863 NA
20 School enrollment, primary and secondary (gross), gender parity index (GPI) 0.901 0.913 0.923 0.935 0.944 0.946 0.951 NA
21 Prevalence of HIV, total (% of population ages 15-49) 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 NA
22 Forest area (sq. km) 180,047.305 181,939.004 183,830.703 185,722.402 187,614.102 189,505.801 NA NA
23 Water productivity, total (constant 2010 US dollar GDP per cubic meter of total freshwater withdrawal) NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
24 Energy use (kg of oil equivalent per capita) NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
25 CO2 emissions (metric tons per capita) 0.256 0.265 0.243 0.297 NA NA NA NA
26 Electric power consumption (kWh per capita) NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
27 GDP (current US dollar) 8,749,241,114.189 10,191,350,119.681 11,942,230,508.334 13,268,458,231.928 14,390,391,264.261 15,805,707,154.233 16,853,087,485.412 NA
28 GDP growth (annual %) 8.039 8.026 8.026 7.612 7.27 7.023 6.893 NA
29 Inflation, GDP deflator (annual %) 10.469 7.529 6.474 5.727 2.349 3.023 1.852 NA
30 Agriculture, forestry, and fishing, value added (% of GDP) 20.791 18.548 17.93 17.849 17.588 17.23 16.2 NA
31 Industry (including construction), value added (% of GDP) 30.816 32.437 30.428 28.815 27.693 28.759 30.912 NA
32 Exports of goods and services (% of GDP) 40.343 37.877 38.173 40.755 33.952 33.209 34.34 NA
33 Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) 51.356 60.308 60.006 58.305 51.846 41.882 41.486 NA
34 Gross capital formation (% of GDP) 28.068 32.504 30.647 29.801 31.557 29.008 29.042 NA
35 Revenue, excluding grants (% of GDP) 14.491 15.228 15.633 16.093 15.807 14.697 14.507 NA
36 Start-up procedures to register a business (number) 10 9 9 9 10 10 10 10
37 Market capitalization of listed domestic companies (% of GDP) NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
38 Military expenditure (% of GDP) 0.236 0.216 0.211 NA NA NA NA NA
39 Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people) 86.538 67.029 71.023 70.23 55.93 58.572 54.123 NA
40 High-technology exports (% of manufactured exports) 8.039 8.703 9.493 24.945 35.208 33.581 NA NA
41 Merchandise trade (% of GDP) 52.504 52.258 44.756 52.254 55.605 51.194 53.699 NA
42 Net barter terms of trade index (2000 = 100) 110.505 102.146 98.678 98.177 95.677 96.258 102.366 NA
43 External debt stocks, total (DOD, current US dollar) 7,081,958,070.9 7,422,652,822.1 8,190,446,369 9,640,187,580.7 11,663,805,941.4 13,523,546,788.3 14,497,698,018.4 NA
44 Total debt service (% of GNI) 3.86 2.785 3.047 3.097 3.06 3.68 4.886 NA
45 Net migration NA -177,488 NA NA NA NA -73,518 NA
46 Personal remittances, paid (current US dollar) 75,643,119.06 70,175,689.28 68,704,000.84 54,165,306.36 43,338,071.87 39,476,133.67 103,058,585.605 NA
47 Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US dollar) 300,743,507.13 617,755,394.54 681,397,257.104 867,646,121.709 1,077,759,914.589 935,296,172.784 1,599,365,808.267 NA
48 Net ODA received per capita (current US dollar) 63.123 64.02 65.182 72.14 70.692 59.106 69.396 NA
49 GDP per capita (current US dollar) 1,381.426 1,588.633 1,838.806 2,017.588 2,159.433 2,338.692 2,457.377 NA
50 Foreign direct investment, net (BoP, current US dollar) -300,743,507.13 -634,614,172.403 -709,968,685.75 -860,588,563.787 -1,038,062,946.929 -920,111,853.711 -1,589,664,969.915 NA
51 Inflation, consumer prices (annual %) 7.569 4.255 6.371 4.129 1.277 1.597 0.825 NA