South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands Economic Statistics and Indicators

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Economic Indicators For: South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands › Change country
National or Regional Currency: British Pound Sterling, GBP
Year of data: 2015 › Change year
Number of Indicators Listed:
Full Dataset: From Year 1980 to 2019
Date of Last Update: 17th March 2015
Population: no indigenous inhabitants ; note: the small military garrison on South Georgia withdrew in March 2001 replaced by a permanent group of scientists of the British Antarctic Survey, which also has a biological station on Bird Island; the South Sandwich Islands are uninhabited
Area: total: 3,903 sq km ; land: 3,903 sq km ; water: 0 sq km ; note: includes Shag Rocks, Black Rock, Clerke Rocks, South Georgia Island, Bird Island, and the South Sandwich Islands, which consist of 11 islands
Natural Resources: fish

Some fishing takes place in adjacent waters. There is a potential source of income from harvesting finfish and krill. The islands receive income from postage stamps produced in the UK, sale of fishing licenses, and harbor and landing fees from tourist vessels. Tourism from specialized cruise ships is increasing rapidly.

Economic Indicators for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands 2015

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* Source: IMF
Aggregate Indicators for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
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  Geography (Location, geographic coordinates, map references, area, terrain, elevation extremes, borders, coastline and maritime claims) for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  Climate and Environment (climate, environmental issues, environmental agreements, natural hazards) for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  Natural Resources, Agricultural Products, Land Use and Water Use for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  Telephone Statistics: Number of Fixed Lines, Mobile Phone Penetration Rate for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  Age Structure, Median Age, Gender and Urbanization for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  Population Growth Rate, Birth Rate, Death Rate, Net Migration Rate for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  Life Expectancy Rate, Infant Mortality Rate and Total Fertility Rate for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  HIV, AIDS and Other Major Infectious Disease Rates for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  Literacy Rate, Educational Expenditure and School Life Expectancy for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  Gross Domestic Product (PPP, Official Exchange Rate, Real Growth Rate and Per Capita) for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  Industries and Industrial Growth Production Rate for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  Labor Force by Occupation for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  Poverty Line, Gini Index, Household Income and Consumption for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  National Budget and Public Debt for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  Bank Rates (Commercial Bank Prime Lending Rate, Central Bank Discount Rate) for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  Stock of Money, Stock of Quasi Money, Stock of Domestic Credit for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  Stock Market Capitalization: Market Value of Publicly Traded Shares for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  Trade Statistics, Export Statistics, Export Partners and Products, Import Statistics, Import Partners and Products for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  Foreign Exchange Reserves and Gold Reserves for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  FDI Statistics (Foreign Direct Investment at Home/ Inbound FDI, Foreign Direct Investment Abroad/ Outbound FDI) for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  Exchange Rate Statistics for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  Electricity Production, Electricity Consumption, Electricity Exports and Electricity Imports for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  Oil Production, Proven Oil Reserves, Oil Consumption, Oil Exports and Oil Imports for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  Natural Gas Production, Proven Natural Gas Reserves, Natural Gas Consumption, Natural Gas Exports and Natural Gas Imports for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  Television and Radio Statistics (TV Stats, Radio Stats) for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  Internet Statistics (Internet Users, Internet Hosts, Country TLD) for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  Airport Statistics (Paved Runway Airports, Unpaved Runway Airports, Heliports) for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  Transport Statistics (Railways, Roadways, Waterways, Ports and Terminals, Airports, Merchant Marine) for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  Military Statistics (Military Expenditure, Military Branches, Service Age and Obligation, Manpower Available and Fit for Military Service) for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  Disputes, Refugees, Human Trafficking and Illicit Drug Production for South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
* Source: CIA