GEORGIA

Capital Tbilisi
Area (km2) 69 700
Total population (thousands, 2017) 3 728
Population density (per km2) 53
National currency Georgian lari (GEL)
National statistical office www.geostat.ge
National Statistics Office of Georgia (GEOSTAT)
Women in the labour force, 2017
   percentage of total for both sexes 47%
Gender pay gap
   monthly earnings, 2017 36%
   hourly wage ..
Women in part-time employment, 2017
   percentage of employed women 18%
Female tertiary students, 2017
   percentage of total for both sexes 50%
Female victims of homicide, 2017
   percentage of total for both sexes 28%
Women researchers, 2005
   percentage of total for both sexes 32%
Life expectancy at birth, 2017
   females, years 77.8
   males, years 69.2
Life expectancy at 65, 2017
   females, years 17.0
   males, years 13.3
Total fertility rate, 2015
   average number of children per woman 2.3
Adolescent fertility rate, 2015
   number of live births per 1000 women aged 15-19 48.4
Mean age of women at birth of first child, 2017
   age in years 25.4
 
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018
Employment
 (% change over previous year)
-1.0
3.1
2.3
-1.0
-0.6
-0.7
Unemployment rate
 (%)
16.9
14.6
14.1
14.0
13.9
..
Youth unemployment rate
 (%)
38.9
34.8
33.8
33.2
28.9
..
GDP
   current prices, millions of US dollars, PPP, 2018 42 611
GDP, per capita
   current prices, US dollars, PPP, 2018 11 434
Exports of goods and services
   % of GDP, 2018 55.1
Imports of goods and services
   % of GDP, 2018 66.7
Final consumption expenditure, per capita
   current prices, US dollars, PPP, 2018 8 953
Purchasing Power Parity (PPP)
   GEL per USD, US=1, 2018 0.964
Forest resources
   Area of forest
 (percentage of land area, 2015)
41
   Wood volume
 (m3 per inhabitant, 2015)
122
Transport infrastructure, road accidents and traffic
   Railways
      total length in kilometres, 2016 1 576
   Motorways
      total length in kilometres, 2016 20 727
   Persons injured in road accidents
      per million inhabitants, 2018 2 428
   Persons killed in road accidents
      per million inhabitants, 2018 123
   Traffic, railways
      million passenger-kilometres, 2016 545
      million tonne-kilometres, 2016 3 423
   Traffic, roads
      million passenger-kilometres, 2016 6 945
      million tonne-kilometres, 2016 674