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Financial Sector Overview

At a Glance

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Population in thousands (2017): 97,553.15
GDP per capita (current US$) 2017 - World Average 10,721.61: 2412.73
Account (%) age 15+) - (2014 vs 2017): 14% | 33%
Agriculture Orientation Index - Credit ( Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries share of GDP) (2015 vs 2016): 0.10 | 0.09
Financial Inclusion Strategies: n/a
Domestic credit provided by financial sector (% of GDP) 2017: 99.05
Made or received digital payments in the past year (% age 15+) (2014 vs 2017): 8% | 23%
Remittances % of GDP for 2017: 0.055
Mortgage Interest Rate / Mortgage Term (years): 6% | 20

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The AFE Annual Conference 2019 aims to provide a platform for all the stakeholders, stock exchanges, financial institutions, investment fund managers…
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May 31, 2018 | A. Silva, M. Khaled, K. Beshay | IFC
Mar 31, 2017 | N. Chehade, A. Navarro, Y. Barnier et al. | CGAP, Arab Monetary Fund
Dec 31, 2016 | H. Attia, H. Engelhardt | GIZ
Dec 31, 2016 | P.G. Arabehety, G. Chen, W. Cook et al. | CGAP