Indicators of economy in Lesotho

The essential economic performance of a country is reflected by the gross domestic product. So the total of all goods and services sold. Worldwide gross domestic product in 2017 was at about 10.514 US Dollar per capita. The GDP in Lesotho reached 1.182 US Dollar per capita. The gross national product has been at 1.280 US Dollar per capita.

Inflation in Lesotho was in 2017 at around 5.31%. For the the EU, the average of the same was year at 1.58\%.

The Corruption Perceptions Index for the public sector counts 42 and is compared to other countries bad.


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Unemployment rates in percent 1991 - 2017

Unemployment rates Lesotho

Economic performance 2017

 Lesotho
Total
Lesotho
per capita
EU
Total
EU
per capita
GDP2.64 bn USD1,181.81 USD17,277.70 tn USD33,715.13 USD
Gross national product2.85 bn USD1,275.57 USD16,797.26 tn USD32,777.62 USD


Development of gross domestic product in million US Dollar 1980 - 2017

GDP Lesotho

Development of inflation
Corruption in Lesotho
Cost of living in a global comparison

Im- and Exports 2017

 Lesotho
Total
Lesotho
per capita
EU
Total
EU
per capita
Exports1.06 bn USD475.02 USD7,949.35 bn USD15,512.10 USD
Imports2.17 bn USD969.45 USD7,297.87 bn USD14,240.82 USD


Development of imports and exports in million US dollars 1980 - 2017


Exports
Imports