Maldives

Sarah Krajenta & Olivia Lozano

Economy

  • Currency : Maldivian ruifyaa
  • Export goods : Fish
  • Import goods : Petroleum products,
  • Gross national income: 3.414 billion dollars (2013)
  • 30% of the GDP is due to tourism.
  • Maldive's economy is described as upper middle income economy.
  • GDP per capitia : 6,665.77 USD
  • Unemployment rate : 11% (2012)
  • Population below poverty line : 16% (2008)
  • Small mixed Economy. They mostly make their money from tourism , fishing and shipping.