Seychelles's flag    Seychelles


Official language: English, French
Currency: Seychelles Rupee
Capital City: Victoria
Area: 457km2
Subregional membership(s): East Africa, Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA), Indian Ocean Commission (IOC), Island countries, Sub-Saharan Africa, Non-Oil Producing, Southern African Development Community (SADC)


0.1K
2017

Mid-year population
1.5B
2014

GDP at current prices, USD
14.2
2013

Under five mortality rate
102.3
2015

Primary enrolment ratio
Population and migration
Indicator197019711972197319741975197619771978197919801981198219831984198519861987198819891990199119921993199419951996199719981999200020012002200320042005200620072008200920102011201220132014201520162017
Average annual population growth rate - Total (%)2.52.62.62.62.62.52.42.32.11.91.61.41.20.90.70.40.10.00.10.51.01.51.81.91.71.41.11.01.01.21.51.81.91.91.71.41.21.00.80.80.80.80.70.70.70.60.6
Crude birth rate (per 1000 population)35.034.333.632.832.031.230.529.729.128.427.927.426.926.425.925.525.024.624.123.723.322.822.221.621.020.419.819.419.118.918.918.919.119.219.319.419.419.419.319.118.918.618.217.817.416.916.4
Crude death rate (per 1000 population)9.08.78.48.27.97.77.67.47.37.37.27.27.17.17.17.07.07.07.07.17.17.27.37.37.47.47.47.47.47.37.37.37.37.37.37.37.37.47.47.47.57.57.57.67.67.67.7
Life expectancy at birth - Total (years)65.766.266.767.267.768.168.568.969.269.569.870.170.370.570.770.971.071.071.070.970.870.870.770.770.870.971.071.271.471.671.871.972.072.172.272.372.372.472.572.572.672.772.973.073.173.373.5
Life expectancy at birth - Female (years)69.069.570.170.771.371.872.372.773.173.573.874.174.474.674.875.075.175.375.475.575.675.775.875.976.076.176.276.376.476.576.676.776.876.976.977.077.177.277.377.577.677.777.878.078.178.278.4
Life expectancy at birth - Male (years)62.563.063.463.964.364.765.065.365.665.866.166.366.566.867.067.167.267.167.066.866.566.366.166.066.166.266.466.767.067.267.467.667.867.967.968.068.068.168.168.268.368.568.668.868.969.169.3
Mid-year population - Total (millions)0.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.1
Mid-year population - Female (%)49.849.949.949.950.050.050.150.150.150.150.150.150.050.049.949.849.849.749.749.751.250.950.550.049.549.148.948.748.748.648.6
Mid-year population - Female (thousands)26.126.727.428.028.729.430.130.931.632.332.833.333.834.134.434.634.834.834.935.135.435.836.437.137.738.338.839.339.740.140.741.442.243.143.844.444.644.544.344.244.344.645.246.046.747.347.748.1
Mid-year population - Male (thousands)26.227.027.828.629.430.230.931.632.332.933.534.034.434.835.135.235.335.235.035.035.235.736.337.037.838.438.939.239.539.940.441.141.942.743.544.345.145.846.446.947.147.247.046.846.646.546.546.7
Mid-year population - Urban (%)39.140.341.843.344.846.347.849.349.449.449.449.449.349.349.349.349.349.349.349.349.349.349.349.449.449.549.649.749.850.050.150.350.550.650.851.151.351.551.852.052.352.652.953.253.653.9
Net reproduction rate (per woman)1.11.11.1
Population: 0-14 - Total (thousands)22.823.223.523.924.324.524.825.125.225.425.425.325.225.124.924.624.824.824.925.025.324.924.624.424.224.024.023.823.623.323.222.822.522.422.322.122.222.021.721.220.820.620.420.420.420.420.821.1
Population: 0-14 - Female (thousands)11.111.311.511.611.811.912.112.212.312.412.412.412.312.212.112.012.112.112.212.212.412.212.011.911.811.711.711.611.511.411.311.111.010.910.910.810.810.810.610.410.310.410.510.710.911.111.2
Population: 0-14 - Male (thousands)11.711.912.112.312.512.612.712.912.913.013.013.012.912.912.812.612.712.712.712.812.912.712.612.512.412.312.312.212.112.011.911.711.511.511.411.411.411.311.211.010.811.011.111.211.411.611.7
Population: 15-64 - Total (thousands)26.427.328.329.330.331.432.533.534.635.636.537.538.439.239.940.540.540.440.340.440.641.843.244.646.047.348.148.949.750.651.653.455.257.058.760.361.161.862.463.063.664.264.765.265.565.765.665.5
Population: 15-64 - Female (thousands)13.113.514.014.414.915.415.916.416.917.417.918.418.819.219.619.919.920.020.020.120.220.821.422.122.823.423.824.224.725.225.726.627.428.329.029.730.130.330.630.931.331.531.932.232.532.732.8
Population: 15-64 - Male (thousands)13.313.814.314.915.516.116.617.117.618.118.619.119.620.020.320.620.620.520.420.320.421.021.722.523.324.024.324.725.125.525.926.927.828.829.730.631.332.032.733.434.034.234.434.534.634.634.5
Population: 65+ - Total (thousands)3.23.23.33.43.53.63.83.94.14.24.44.54.54.64.74.84.84.84.74.74.74.85.05.15.25.45.65.75.96.16.36.36.46.46.36.36.36.56.66.87.07.17.17.27.47.76.36.6
Population: 65+ - Female (thousands)1.91.91.92.02.12.12.22.32.42.52.52.62.62.72.72.72.82.82.82.82.82.93.03.03.13.23.33.43.53.63.73.83.83.93.93.93.94.04.04.04.04.03.93.93.93.94.0
Population: 65+ - Male (thousands)1.31.31.41.41.51.51.61.61.71.81.81.91.91.92.02.02.02.02.01.91.91.92.02.12.12.22.22.32.42.52.62.62.52.52.42.42.42.52.52.62.72.72.72.72.72.72.9
Total fertility rate (per woman)5.85.65.55.35.14.84.64.44.24.03.93.73.63.43.33.23.13.02.92.82.72.72.62.52.42.42.32.22.22.22.22.22.22.22.22.32.32.32.32.32.32.32.32.32.32.32.3
Data Source
United Nations Population Division
Health
Indicator19901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012201320142015
Condom use to overall contraceptive use among currently married women 15-49 years old (%)3.82.31.97.30.91.2
Contraceptive use among currently married women 15-49 years old (%)2.64.35.38.211.016.6
Infant mortality rate (Per 1000 live births)12.312.312.312.312.312.312.212.212.212.212.212.212.212.111.911.7
Neo-natal mortality - Total (Per 1000 live births)9.0
Percentage of children under-five and underweight (%)3.6
Prevalence of underweight children under-five years of age - Total (%)3.6
Proportion of 1 year-old children immunised against measles (%)86.089.092.092.092.097.098.099.093.099.097.095.098.099.099.099.099.099.099.097.099.099.098.097.0
Proportion of population using improved drinking water source - Total (%)96.096.096.096.096.096.096.096.096.096.096.0
Proportion of the population using improved sanitation facilities - Total (%)98.098.098.098.098.098.098.098.098.098.098.0
Tuberculosis incidence rate per year per 100,000 population - Mid-point (number)33167.99.8232716312740142414107.721262530
Tuberculosis prevalence rate per 100,000 population - Upper bound (number)19777604942385870487969631204761433432334753675870
Tuberculosis treatment success rate under DOTS (%)89.089.0100.0100.091.082.067.045.0100.089.086.0100.073.076.048.085.0
Under five mortality rate (both sexes) (Per 1000 live births)14.214.214.214.214.214.214.314.314.314.2
Data Source
United Nations Statistics Division
United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)
Education
Indicator19961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012201320142015
Gross enrolment ratio in primary - Total (%)104.1105.5105.1105.5106.4102.7109.1107.7107.7107.9110.7110.4108.8106.0104.2102.3
Gross enrolment ratio in primary - Female (%)105.5107.0105.6105.5105.7102.3108.0109.0109.6109.6112.5113.2110.8106.9104.7103.6
Gross enrolment ratio in primary - Male (%)102.7104.1104.5105.6107.0103.0110.1106.5106.0106.4108.9107.7107.0105.1103.6101.1
Gross enrolment ratio in secondary - Total (%)73.772.971.270.775.075.081.878.575.775.574.176.480.973.774.681.6
Gross enrolment ratio in secondary - Female (%)76.576.474.973.478.078.984.881.779.578.876.078.680.576.175.4
Gross enrolment ratio in secondary - Male (%)71.169.567.868.072.171.379.075.572.072.572.474.381.371.373.9
Gross enrolment ratio in teritiary - Total (%)2.51.314.3
Gross enrolment ratio in teritiary - Female (%)3.82.04.49.4
Gross enrolment ratio in teritiary - Male (%)1.20.62.03.8
Gross graduation Ratio from Primary education - Total (%)109.7113.2
Gross graduation Ratio from Primary education - Female (%)112.4109.3
Gross graduation Ratio from Primary education - Male (%)107.0116.9
Mean years of schooling (years)7.47.78.18.48.89.19.4
Net enrolment rate in primary education - Female (%)88.394.695.295.291.1
Net enrolment rate in secondary education - Total (%)70.769.074.172.977.277.484.881.578.177.374.874.676.863.6
Net enrolment rate in secondary education - Female (%)68.968.574.973.478.078.984.681.779.578.875.978.275.3
Net enrolment rate in secondary education - Male (%)64.262.367.768.072.071.178.775.472.072.572.471.973.9
Pupil-teacher ratio, primary education - Total (rate)14.614.713.713.914.013.513.712.513.113.812.613.312.613.112.6
Pupil-teacher ratio, secondary education - Total (rate)14.114.615.313.213.713.514.414.014.513.112.211.612.5
Pupil-teacher ratio, tertiary education - Total (rate)3.01.68.6
Ratio of girls to boys in primary education (ratio)0.91.01.01.01.01.01.0
Ratio of girls to boys in secondary education (ratio)0.80.80.81.01.01.01.01.01.01.01.01.01.01.00.9
Ratio of girls to boys in tertiary education (ratio)2.93.0
School life Expectancy in Primary - Total (years)6.26.36.36.36.46.16.56.46.56.56.66.66.56.36.3
School life Expectancy in Primary - Female (years)6.36.46.36.36.36.16.46.56.66.66.86.86.76.36.3
School life Expectancy in Primary - Male (years)6.26.26.36.36.46.26.66.46.36.46.56.56.46.26.3
School life Expectancy in Secondary - Total (years)5.15.15.05.05.35.35.75.55.35.45.35.55.75.35.3
School life Expectancy in Secondary - Female (years)5.45.45.35.25.55.65.95.75.65.65.45.65.65.55.3
School life Expectancy in Secondary - Male (years)4.94.94.84.85.15.05.65.35.15.25.25.35.75.25.3
School life Expectancy in Tertiary - Total (years)0.10.10.20.3
School life Expectancy in Tertiary - Female (years)0.20.10.20.5
School life Expectancy in Tertiary - Male (years)0.10.00.10.2
Survival Rate to the last grade in Primary - Total (%)96.189.997.297.984.9
Survival Rate to the last grade in Primary - Female (%)96.689.495.998.887.3
Survival Rate to the last grade in Primary - Male (%)95.690.398.597.182.7
Data Source
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
National accounts
Indicator19701971197219731974197519761977197819791980198119821983198419851986198719881989199019911992199319941995199619971998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013201420152016
Expenditure on GDP at current purchaser's values - US dollars (billions)1.5
GDP per capita (US dollars)425.33494.21671.69787.61897.05969.33975.211,2471,6192,3612,6862,7432,6102,5642,6322,9223,6044,3024,9005,2506,3066,3277,2077,6517,7268,0057,7698,6689,2809,3879,2039,0449,9649,8699,60810,35711,30711,37910,5559,17510,42111,36111,99914,973
GDP, PPP (current international USD) - Current, intl. dollar (millions)285.0299.0311.0322.0347.0395.0406.0437.0477.0546.0608.0646.0708.0778.0775.0795.0891.01,0161,0531,0891,1611,1601,1931,1451,1431,2861,4501,6431,6401,6341,7521,8851,9902,1242,2932,417
GNI per capita (US dollars)423.66492.16669.23784.47893.4965.63933.071,1721,5152,1972,5892,7172,5482,4792,5312,8203,4584,0614,7105,112
GNI per capita (US dollars)14,94115,49517,33318,36818,51118,29318,72121,29122,55122,78822,73622,99022,13222,53723,54225,93528,50828,96627,28526,45328,67831,56334,25238,45239,73825,67028,390
Gross investment - as % of GDP (%)27.621.527.610.921.135.730.529.026.927.336.635.438.138.637.733.930.3
Gross National Income - US dollars (millions)22.226.436.944.451.957.557.073.396.8143.1171.6182.8173.7170.8175.8196.9242.1284.3329.6358.6
Gross National Income - US dollars (millions)1,0451,0981,2401,3411,3831,3881,4401,6561,7821,8291,8451,8781,8561,8941,9872,2072,4702,5252,4182,3522,6072,8273,0953,5333,6973,6862,688
Gross national saving - as % of GDP (%)20.6-3.113.19.613.916.817.318.27.812.417.212.517.026.514.715.013.1
Real GDP growth rate (%)15.96.39.11.33.216.38.68.715.0-3.1-6.6-1.5-1.78.010.31.24.45.310.37.52.77.26.2-0.8-0.61.915.111.21.9-0.1-2.21.3-6.3-2.09.09.410.4-2.1-1.16.05.43.75.06.26.8
Structure of demand at current market prices: Exports of goods and services (%)76.976.977.376.677.078.374.478.482.172.349.748.641.741.849.148.238.538.848.357.562.558.556.054.852.966.775.766.360.967.978.382.178.987.474.878.383.790.6101.4108.093.895.892.885.583.1
Structure of demand at current market prices: General government final consumption expenditure (%)35.435.435.635.235.436.234.036.238.340.043.748.753.450.246.852.858.844.441.542.042.243.046.344.845.142.145.245.047.643.542.241.647.244.338.934.639.535.327.428.927.327.425.726.625.7
Structure of demand at current market prices: Gross capital formation (%)39.339.339.539.239.240.038.339.342.532.437.731.031.121.121.322.324.019.425.127.024.221.920.928.222.229.638.731.434.030.827.621.527.610.921.135.730.529.026.927.336.635.037.437.937.3
Structure of demand at current market prices: Household consumption expenditure (%)31.931.831.132.731.529.237.527.622.532.137.836.943.046.641.939.937.242.740.840.835.636.435.735.835.534.929.134.034.342.233.558.431.941.845.347.643.336.956.552.950.353.253.642.952.1
Structure of demand at current market prices: Imports of goods and services (%)-86.7-86.5-86.2-87.3-86.0-85.4-90.4-82.4-83.3-78.2-71.8-65.9-71.1-64.2-62.7-63.7-55.8-50.1-60.6-72.2-66.8-62.1-59.6-65.1-55.9-75.4-86.4-77.3-76.7-84.4-81.6-103.5-85.6-84.4-80.1-96.3-96.9-91.8-112.2-117.1-108.0-111.4-109.4-92.9-98.2
Structure of output at current market prices: Agriculture (%)9.89.89.79.89.89.69.99.89.27.97.57.26.38.87.66.77.06.05.55.15.85.86.06.76.35.95.35.64.35.24.54.74.24.23.93.43.12.92.6
Structure of output at current market prices: Agriculture (%)9.05.35.44.76.15.22.7
Structure of output at current market prices: Industry (%)6.46.46.46.56.36.36.76.06.16.56.98.07.37.58.49.39.17.68.27.98.39.511.612.312.113.514.016.517.919.018.820.618.717.919.418.718.117.816.2
Structure of output at current market prices: Industry (%)38.333.133.532.629.830.313.6
Structure of output at current market prices: of which manufacturing (%)2.42.42.42.42.42.52.32.42.82.73.44.04.04.54.54.64.54.65.04.65.05.47.77.07.17.37.39.410.110.411.912.310.89.310.310.310.810.69.0
Structure of output at current market prices: of which manufacturing (%)25.219.017.919.317.517.76.4
Structure of output at current market prices: Services (%)83.983.983.983.883.984.183.484.284.785.685.684.986.383.784.184.183.986.486.387.185.984.882.481.081.680.680.777.977.875.876.774.777.177.976.877.978.879.381.2
Structure of output at current market prices: Services (%)152.7161.6161.2162.7164.2164.583.8
Data Source
United Nations Statistics Division
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
World Bank
Economic Commission for Afirca
Prices
Indicator19801981198219831984198519861987198819891990199119921993199419951996199719981999200020012002200320042005200620072008200920102011201220132014201520162017
All items (index)1,236943.84
All items (index)24.8827.4927.2629.0529.3929.5630.2730.9531.132.1333.434.0834.7734.6535.4335.6134.8735.536.4638.7641.243.6743.7645.246.9747.2746.3948.8666.9288.1786.0588.2694.5398.63100104.04
All items - Annual change, inflation (%)-12.017.1
All items - Annual change, inflation (%)13.510.5-0.96.61.20.62.42.20.53.34.02.02.0-0.32.20.5-2.11.82.76.36.36.00.23.33.90.7-1.95.337.031.8-2.42.67.14.31.44.0
Data Source
Country
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Energy
Indicator19921993199419951996199719981999200020012002200320042005200620072008200920102011201220132014201520162017
Pupil-teacher ratio, primary education - Total (rate)14.614.713.713.914.013.513.712.513.113.812.613.312.613.112.6
Seats held by women in national parliament (%)23.523.523.529.429.429.429.429.423.523.523.523.543.843.843.843.821.2
Share of women in wage employment in the non-agricultural sector (%)49.452.8
Data Source
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
Inter-Parliamentary Union
United Nations Statistics Division
Tourism
Indicator1988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012201320142015
International tourism expenditures - US dollars (millions)56.073.064.056.063.065.058.062.065.0
International tourism receipts - US dollars (millions)323.0396.0408.0349.0352.0380.0429.0484.0481.0
International tourist arrivals - Total (thousands)141.0161.0159.0158.0175.0194.0208.0230.0233.0
Rooms in hotels and similar establishments (thousands)2.12.22.32.32.42.52.42.52.42.52.42.52.72.42.62.62.93.13.24.5
Total contribution to employment (%)38.443.650.448.043.943.953.056.848.453.753.351.752.745.255.049.449.152.458.968.969.569.963.465.170.165.460.261.9
Total contribution to GDP (%)40.846.253.650.845.846.055.560.151.757.156.554.354.647.558.452.052.154.960.569.167.469.664.463.064.458.560.362.1
Data Source
World Bank
World Tourism Organization
World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC)
Transport
Indicator200620072008200920102011
Paved Road (% of total) (%)96.096.596.596.596.596.5
Data Source
International Road Federation
Information society
Indicator2000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012201320142015
Fixed telephone lines (per 100 inhabitants) (number)23.4425.4924.8328.7924.1730.4122.6923.4322.73
Internet users per 100 inhabitants (%)35.038.440.441.043.247.150.454.3
Mobile telephone subscribers (per 100 inhabitants) (%)32.545.254.258.563.467.579.786.7104.0122.2128.9137.9147.8147.3162.2158.1
Data Source
World Bank
International Telecommunication Union (ITU)
International trade
Indicator1970197119721973197419751976197719781979198019811982198319841985198619871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012201320142015
Section 0: Food and live animals - Export, US dollars (millions)123.0151.1172.3210.4182.9192.6200.3194.3139.7
Section 0: Food and live animals - Import, US dollars (millions)20.996.4111.4107.8116.0122.9153.9167.4136.8
Section 1: Beverages and tobacco - Export, US dollars (millions)0.80.81.01.01.11.11.31.90.5
Section 1: Beverages and tobacco - Import, US dollars (millions)4.33.36.65.66.26.69.110.622.7
Total trade - Export, US dollars (millions)2.11.92.63.67.36.48.711.115.222.021.217.115.220.325.727.918.322.231.834.257.049.047.951.152.053.2139.5113.2122.3145.1395.4400.2483.1496.6578.2539.0
Total trade - Export, US dollars (millions)581.4648.3681.6821.5872.41,0191,1401,0801,112
Total trade - Import, US dollars (millions)10.115.320.924.828.131.839.245.857.884.998.893.498.088.087.699.3105.5113.7159.0164.7186.9172.5191.4238.4206.6232.8378.6340.3384.3434.1794.0984.31,0491,0711,0831,143
Total trade - Import, US dollars (millions)1,0271,4281,2601,2381,4902,0252,2722,5783,130
Data Source
United Nations Statistics Division
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Banking, insurance, financial statistics
Indicator2000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012201320142015
Deposit rate (%) (%)3.72.53.14.09.82.92.13.33.42.33.2
Exchange rate, period average (national currency per USD)5.715.865.485.405.505.505.526.709.4613.6112.0712.3813.7012.0612.7513.31
Interest rate - Lending (%)9.810.110.911.815.412.711.212.212.311.712.4
Data Source
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Government finance fiscal and public sector statistics
Indicator1995199619971998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013201420152016
Debt service ratio (ratio)4.27.47.85.96.28.120.612.810.27.25.73.64.85.7
Net ODA (% of GNI) (%)2.63.93.14.12.24.02.29.21.51.21.81.31.21.42.96.12.23.31.90.7
Total external debt - as % of GDP (%)177.8199.8195.9177.0163.2144.1135.1144.1192.1106.182.282.580.168.972.467.868.6
Data Source
World Bank
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Balance of payments
Indicator19901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012201320142015
Carbon Dioxide Emission - metric tons (thousands)557.4634.4539.0550.1737.1689.4733.4641.7693.1740.7689.4597.7
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)6.878.328.677.557.978.497.686.84
CO2 emissions, total, per capita and per $1 GDP (PPP) (Kilograms)0.120.140.150.140.160.160.160.300.300.340.370.430.360.390.540.470.450.360.400.430.380.30
Consumption of ozone-depleting CFCs in ODP (metric tons)3.504.405.5011.203.804.002.403.002.701.600.900.80166.101.100.500.400.602.300.601.401.300.901.000.60
Energy use (Kg oil equivalent) per $1,000 (PPP) GDP (per 1000 population)38.0190.0155.0151.0116.0
Forest Area as % of Land Area (%)88.4
Forest Area as % of Land Area (%)88.488.488.488.488.488.488.488.488.489.4
Land area covered by forest (%)89.189.189.189.1
Proportion of terrestrial and marine areas protected (%)42.042.042.042.042.042.142.1
Data Source
United Nations Statistics Division
World Bank
Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)
Environment