Antigua and Barbuda Economy

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Antigua and Barbuda is an upper middle-income economy comes under Latin America and Caribbean region as to the classification made by the World Bank on the basis of income and region for the year 2006.

The country has a total surface area of 440.0 square kilometers as in 2004, with a forest area of 90.0 square kilometers in 2000.

DEMOGRAPHY AND SOCIAL INDICATORS

The total population of the country has reached at 80,084.6 as in 2004 with an annual percentage growth rate of 1.1. The following diagram shows the annual percentage growth rate of the population of the country over years:

Population Growth (Annual %)

The life expectancy years of the country as in 2000 has reached at 75.1. The infant mortality rate per 1,000 life births as in 2004 was 10.5.

KEY ECONOMIC INDICATORS

The Gross National Income of the country in terms of current US $ in 2004 has reached at 810.9 millions with a percapita GNI of 10,130.0 in current US $. The following diagram shows the annual percentage growth rate of Gross Domestic product over years:

GDP Growth (Annual %)