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Wallis and Futuna - Economy (Facts)
Economy - overview: The economy is limited to traditional subsistence agriculture, with about 80% of labor force earnings from agriculture (coconuts and vegetables), livestock (mostly pigs), and fishing. About 4% of the population is employed in government. Revenues come from French Government subsidies, licensing of fishing rights to Japan and South Korea, import taxes, and remittances from expatriate workers in New Caledonia.
GDP - real growth rate: NA
GDP (purchasing power parity): $60 million (2004 est.)
GDP (official exchange rate): NA
GDP - per capita (PPP): $3,800 (2004 est.)
GDP - composition by sector: agriculture: NA
industry: NA
services: NA
Population below poverty line: NA
Household income or consumption by percentage share: lowest 10%: NA
highest 10%: NA
Inflation rate (consumer prices): 2.8% (2005)
Labor force: 3,104 (2003)
Labor force - by occupation: agriculture: 80%
industry: 4%
services: 16% (2001 est.)
Unemployment rate: 15.2% (2003)
Budget: revenues: $29,730
expenditures: $31,330 (2004 est.)
Industries: copra, handicrafts, fishing, lumber
Industrial production growth rate: NA
Electricity - production: NA kWh
Electricity - consumption: NA kWh
Electricity - exports: 0 kWh (2002)
Electricity - imports: 0 kWh (2002)
Agriculture - products: breadfruit, yams, taro, bananas; pigs, goats; fish
Exports: $47,450 f.o.b. (2004)
Exports - commodities: copra, chemicals, construction materials
Exports - partners: Italy 40%, Croatia 15%, US 14%, Denmark 13% (2006)
Imports: $61.17 million f.o.b. (2004)
Imports - commodities: chemicals, machinery, passenger ships, consumer goods
Imports - partners: France 97%, Australia 2%, NZ 1% (2006)
Debt - external: $3.67 million (2004)
Economic aid - recipient: assistance from France, NA
Currency: CFP Franc (XPF)

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Currency code: XPF
Exchange rates: Comptoirs Francais du Pacifique francs (XPF) per US dollar - 95.03 (2006), 95.89 (2005), 96.04 (2004), 105.66 (2003), 126.71 (2002)
Fiscal year: calendar year


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