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At a Glance

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Population in thousands (2017): 56,717.16
GDP per capita (current US$) 2017 - World Average 10,721.61: 6,151.08
Account (%) age 15+) - (2014 vs 2017): 70% | 69%
Agriculture Orientation Index - Credit ( Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries share of GDP) (2015 vs 2016): n/a
Financial Inclusion Strategies: SADC Financial Inclusion Strategy 2016-2021
Domestic credit provided by financial sector (% of GDP) 2017: 180.54
Made or received digital payments in the past year (% age 15+) (2014 vs 2017): 59% | 60%
Remittances % of GDP for 2017: 0.002
Mortgage Interest Rate / Mortgage Term (years): 10% | 20

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Feb 04, 2019 | Financial Stability Board (FSB) | FSB
Nov 23, 2018 | Global Financial Integrity | Global Financial Integrity
Aug 31, 2018 | FinMark Trust | FinMark Trust
Jul 31, 2018 | FinMark Trust | FinMark Trust
Jul 13, 2017 | J. Irving, J. Schellhase, J. Woodsome | Milken Institute
Jun 14, 2017 | M. Mela, M. Hajat, K. Mogadime | FinMark Trust