CYPRUS

Capital Nicosia
Area (km2) 9 251
Total population (thousands, 2018) 870
Population density (per km2) 94
National currency Euro (EUR)
National statistical office www.mof.gov.cy
Statistical Service of Cyprus (CYSTAT)
Women in the labour force, 2019
   percentage of total for both sexes 47%
Gender pay gap
   monthly earnings, 2014 15%
   hourly wage, 2018 14%
Women in part-time employment, 2019
   percentage of employed women 15%
Female tertiary students, 2017
   percentage of total for both sexes 53%
Female victims of homicide, 2009
   percentage of total for both sexes 35%
Women researchers, 2017
   percentage of total for both sexes 38%
Life expectancy at birth, 2018
   females, years 84.8
   males, years 80.9
Life expectancy at 65, 2018
   females, years 21.8
   males, years 19.1
Total fertility rate, 2018
   average number of children per woman 1.3
Adolescent fertility rate, 2018
   number of live births per 1000 women aged 15-19 7.8
Mean age of women at birth of first child, 2017
   age in years 29.2
 
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018
2019
Employment
 (% change over previous year)
-2.0
1.6
4.7
5.3
4.1
3.1
Unemployment rate
 (%)
16.1
15.0
13.0
11.1
8.4
7.5
Youth unemployment rate
 (%)
36.0
32.8
29.1
24.7
20.2
16.6
GDP
   current prices, millions of US dollars, PPP, 2019 36 377
GDP, per capita
   current prices, US dollars, PPP, 2019 41 319
Exports of goods and services
   % of GDP, 2019 71.1
Imports of goods and services
   % of GDP, 2019 71.5
Final consumption expenditure, per capita
   current prices, US dollars, PPP, 2019 33 587
Purchasing Power Parity (PPP)
   EUR per USD, US=1, 2019 0.603
Forest resources
   Area of forest
 (percentage of land area, 2015)
19
   Wood volume
 (m3 per inhabitant, 2015)
13
Transport infrastructure, road accidents and traffic
   Railways
      total length in kilometres ..
   Motorways
      total length in kilometres, 2018 257
   Persons injured in road accidents
      per million inhabitants, 2018 852
   Persons killed in road accidents
      per million inhabitants, 2018 56
   Traffic, railways
      million passenger-kilometres ..
      million tonne-kilometres ..
   Traffic, roads
      million passenger-kilometres ..
      million tonne-kilometres, 2018 892