Uzbekistan is a lower income economy comes under Europe and Central Asian 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 447.4 thousand square kilometers as in 2005, with a forest area of 32,950 square kilometers.
DEMOGRAPHY AND SOCIAL INDICATORS
The total population of the country as in the year 2005 has reached at 26.6 millions, with an annual percentage growth rate of 1.5.
The male life expectancy years is calculated at 63.9, while females at 70.3.
KEY ECONOMIC INDICATORS
The Gross National Income of the country in terms of current US $ in 2004 has reached at 13.5 billions with a percapita GNI of 520.0 in current US $. The following diagram shows the annual percentage growth rate of Gross Domest
ic product over years.