Stats & Facts

Stats & Facts

Population95.3 million

Median Age30.1 years

Literacy Rate94.5%

Occupation SectorsAgriculture: 48%, Industry: 21%, Services: 31%

Total Area331,210 km2

Arable Land20.6%

Coastline3,444 km (excl. islands)

Source: CIA World Factbook, December 2016.

 

Macro Indicators

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017F

GDP Growth

5.4%

6.0%

6.7%

6.2%

6.6%

Inflation

6.0%

1.8%

1.3%

4.7%

4.5%

Export Growth

15.4%

13.6%

8.3%

8.6%

6.5%

Import Growth

18.3%

12.1%

11.9%

4.6%

10.2%

Trade Balance

USD 0.9 bn

USD 2.0 bn

-USD 3.2 bn

USD 2.5 bn

-USD 3.5 bn

FDI Disbursement

USD 11.5 bn

USD 12.5 bn

USD 14.1 bn

USD 15.8 bn

USD 15.5 bn

FDI as % of GDP

6.8%

6.7%

7.6%

8.0%

7.4%

VND/USD Depreciation

1.0%

1.0%

6.0%

1.3%

2.0%

FX Reserve % of GDP

20.6%

21.5%

19.3%

20.2%

22.8%

Sources: General Statistics Office, Foreign Investment Agency, State Bank of Vietnam, Bloomberg, VNHAM and local brokers. As at 31 March 2017.