Afghanistan Population

The total population in Afghanistan was last recorded at 29.8 million people in 2012 from 8.8 million in 1960, changing 240 percent during the last 50 years. Population in Afghanistan is reported by the World Bank. From 1960 until 2012, Afghanistan Population averaged 15.7 Million reaching an all time high of 29.8 Million in December of 2012 and a record low of 8.8 Million in December of 1960. The population of Afghanistan represents 0.51 percent of the world´s total population which arguably means that one person in every 197 people on the planet is a resident of Afghanistan. This page provides - Afghanistan Population - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-25

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
29.82 29.11 29.82 8.77 30.53 | 2013/12 1960 - 2012 Million Yearly

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Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Population 29.82 2012-12-31 29.11 29.82 8.77 30.53 2013-12-31 Million [+]
Unemployment Rate 15.00 2011-12-31 9.00 15.00 3.37 15.30 2012-12-31 Percent [+]
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Population | Notes
Population estimates are usually produced by a country´s statistical office or Census Bureau. The Population Census provides the most reliable picture of a country's population because the data is collected at a specified time from the entire population; in contrast to other surveys, in which information is collected from only a small part of the residents. When monthly population estimates are required, the population count is updated by adding births, subtracting deaths, and adding net international migration since the census date.


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Afghanistan Inflation Rate at 5.60 Percent  
The inflation rate in Afghanistan was recorded at 5.60 percent in March of 2014. Inflation Rate in Afghanistan is reported by the Central Statistics Organization of Afghanistan.
Afghanistan Gold Reserves at 21.87 Tonnes  
Gold Reserves in Afghanistan remained unchanged at 21.87 Tonnes in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 21.87 Tonnes in the third quarter of 2013. Gold Reserves in Afghanistan is reported by the World Gold Council.
Afghanistan Interest Rate at 15.00 Percent  
The benchmark interest rate in Afghanistan was last recorded at 15 percent. Interest Rate in Afghanistan is reported by the Da Afghanistan Bank.
Afghanistan GDP Annual Growth Rate at 11.80 Percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Afghanistan is expected to expanded 11.8 percent in the fiscal year 2012-13 from the previous year. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Afghanistan is reported by the Central Statistics Organization of Afghanistan.
Afghanistan Balance of Trade at -8518.00 USD Million  
Afghanistan recorded a trade deficit of 8518 USD Million in 2013. Balance of Trade in Afghanistan is reported by the Central Statistics Organization of Afghanistan.
Afghanistan Imports at 8932.39 USD Million  
Imports in Afghanistan increased to 8932 USD Million in the fiscal year 2012-13 from 6390 USD Million in the fiscal year 2011-12. Imports in Afghanistan is reported by the Central Statistics Organization of Afghanistan.
Afghanistan Exports at 414.51 USD Million  
Exports in Afghanistan decreased to 441.5 USD Million in the fiscal year 2012-13 from 376 USD Million in the fiscal year 2011-12. Exports in Afghanistan is reported by the Central Statistics Organization of Afghanistan.
Afghanistan Personal Income Tax Rate at 20.00 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Afghanistan stands at 20 percent. Personal Income Tax Rate in Afghanistan is reported by the Afghanistan Revenue Department.
Afghanistan Corporate Tax Rate at 20.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Afghanistan stands at 20 percent. Corporate Tax Rate in Afghanistan is reported by the Afghanistan Revenue Department.
Afghanistan Sales Tax Rate at 5.00 Percent  
The Sales Tax Rate in Afghanistan stands at 5 percent. Sales Tax Rate in Afghanistan is reported by the Afghanistan Revenue Department.
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