Laos Population

The total population in Laos was last recorded at 6.5 million people in 2012 from 2.1 million in 1960, changing 203 percent during the last 50 years. Population in Laos is reported by the Lao Statistics Bureau. From 1960 until 2012, Laos Population averaged 4.0 Million reaching an all time high of 6.5 Million in December of 2012 and a record low of 2.1 Million in December of 1960. The population of Laos represents 0.09 percent of the world´s total population which arguably means that one person in every 1109 people on the planet is a resident of Laos. This page provides - Laos Population - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-19

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
6.46 6.29 6.46 2.13 6.68 | 2014/06 1960 - 2012 Million Yearly

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Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Population 6.46 2012-12-31 6.29 6.46 2.13 6.68 2014-06-30 Million [+]
Unemployment Rate 1.90 2010-12-31 2.50 5.10 1.36 -0.10 2014-06-30 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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Laos Inflation Rate at 5.66 Percent  
The inflation rate in Laos was recorded at 5.66 percent in February of 2014. Inflation Rate in Laos is reported by the Bank of the Lao PDR.
Laos Personal Income Tax Rate at 24.00 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Laos stands at 24 percent. Personal Income Tax Rate in Laos is reported by the Ministry of Finance.
Laos Corporate Tax Rate at 24.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Laos stands at 24 percent. Corporate Tax Rate in Laos is reported by the Ministry of Finance.
Laos Sales Tax Rate | VAT at 10.00 Percent  
The Sales Tax Rate in Laos stands at 10 percent. Sales Tax Rate in Laos is reported by the Ministry of Finance.
Laos Government Debt To GDP at 33.43 Percent  
Laos recorded a Government Debt to GDP of 33.43 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2012. Government Debt To GDP in Laos is reported by the Bank of the Lao PDR.
Laos Balance of Trade at -83.26 USD Million  
Laos recorded a trade deficit of 83.26 USD Million in the second quarter of 2013. Balance of Trade in Laos is reported by the Bank of the Lao PDR.
Laos Interest Rate at 5.00 Percent  
The benchmark interest rate in Laos was last recorded at 5 percent. Interest Rate in Laos is reported by the Bank of the Lao PDR.
Laos Current Account to GDP at 2.30 Percent  
Laos recorded a Current Account surplus of 2.30 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2012. Current Account to GDP in Laos is reported by the Bank of the Lao PDR.
Laos Current Account at 36.99 USD Million  
Laos recorded a Current Account surplus of 36.99 USD Million in the second quarter of 2013. Current Account in Laos is reported by the Bank of the Lao PDR.
Laos Imports at 648.80 USD Million  
Imports in Laos decreased to 648.80 USD Million in the second quarter of 2013 from 657.85 USD Million in the first quarter of 2013. Imports in Laos is reported by the Bank of the Lao PDR.
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