|Area of the island||3,572 sq mi (about the size of Delaware and Rhode Island, combined)|
|GDP *||$10.1 billion|
|Per-capita GDP *||$14,370|
|Government Deficit||$353.6 million|
|Rate of Inflation||2.8 percent|
|Ship Registry||2,153 ** (6th largest in the world)|
|Tourists||2.4 million annually|
|Labor Force||Farming 5.4%, Industry 23.1%, Services 71.5%|
|Unemployment Rate||3.3 percent|
|Exports||$4.3 billion (including goods and services — among which tourism alone accounts for $1.8 billion)|
|Imports||$5.0 billion (including goods and services)|
|Key Trading Partners||European Union (UK, Greece, etc.), countries in Eastern Europe and in the Middle East|
* To view economic data for Cyprus in terms of purchasing power parity
(ppp), check the current CIA
** According to Cyprus's Ministry of Communications and Works, this number of vessels represents a gross tonnage of 24.8 million. Other sources for this page: Cyprus Press and Information Office; Planning Bureau, Republic of Cyprus.
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