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Bhutan’s economy, one of the smallest in the world, has been growing consistently in recent years. Bhutan’s overall development strategy is assessed according to the expected impact on the Gross National Happiness indicator, by focusing on providing the population with basic needs, maintaining social cohesion and pursuing sustainable environmental policies. The most important sectors of the economy are hydroelectricity, tourism and agriculture. The government has focused on the development of low volume, high quality tourism, as a way to protect the environment and mitigate the impact of disrupting influences on the domestic culture. Bhutan maintains close fiscal and trading ties with India. Electricity sales to India account for the country's largest share of foreign currency earnings. This page provides - Bhutan GDP Annual Growth Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Bhutan GDP Annual Growth Rate - was last refreshed on Friday, September 19, 2014.