Guinea

World Rank 73 2.25 Guinea flag svg
Capital
Area
Currency
Conakry
245,857 km 2
Guinean franc (GNF)

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Introduction

Official name for the nation is the Republic of Guinea. It is also known as Guinea-Conakry due to numerous other nations with "Guinea" in the name. It is located in the western region of Africa. With a population of 12.4 million and an area of 245,857 square kilometers, its density is at around 40 people per square kilometers.

The economy of Guinea is very poor. With total GDP (PPP included) estimated to be at around $26.451 billion. It gives them a GDP per capita at the level fo $2,390, according to data in 2018.

Gross domestic product (GDP, GDP PPP)

Gross domestic product (GDP)

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Gross domestic product growth rate

Gross domestic product per capita

Gross domestic product (PPP)

Gross domestic product (PPP) per capita

International trade (Export, Import)

External balance on goods and services

External balance on goods and services (% of GDP)

Exports of goods and services (current US$)

Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)

Imports of goods and services (current US$)

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)

Employment by sector, Unemployment

Unemployment (% of total labor force)

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Employment in agriculture (% of total employment)

Employment in industry (% of total employment)

Employment in services (% of total employment)

Vulnerable employment (% of total employment)