LUXEMBOURG

Capital Luxembourg-Ville
Area (km2) 2 586
Total population (thousands, 2018) 608
Population density (per km2) 235
National currency Euro (EUR)
National statistical office www.statec.public.lu
Central Service for Statistics and Economic Studies
Women in the labour force, 2019
   percentage of total for both sexes 46%
Gender pay gap
   monthly earnings, 2017 8%
   hourly wage, 2018 5%
Women in part-time employment, 2019
   percentage of employed women 30%
Female tertiary students, 2017
   percentage of total for both sexes 52%
Female victims of homicide, 2006
   percentage of total for both sexes 33%
Women researchers, 2017
   percentage of total for both sexes 28%
Life expectancy at birth, 2018
   females, years 84.6
   males, years 80.1
Life expectancy at 65, 2018
   females, years 22.1
   males, years 18.8
Total fertility rate, 2018
   average number of children per woman 1.4
Adolescent fertility rate, 2018
   number of live births per 1000 women aged 15-19 4.6
Mean age of women at birth of first child, 2017
   age in years 30.7
 
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018
2019
Employment
 (% change over previous year)
2.6
2.6
3.0
3.4
3.7
3.6
Unemployment rate
 (%)
6.0
6.5
6.3
5.6
5.5
5.5
Youth unemployment rate
 (%)
22.6
17.3
18.9
15.4
14.2
17.0
GDP
   current prices, millions of US dollars, PPP, 2019 75 189
GDP, per capita
   current prices, US dollars, PPP, 2019 120 980
Exports of goods and services
   % of GDP, 2019 208.8
Imports of goods and services
   % of GDP, 2019 172.8
Final consumption expenditure, per capita
   current prices, US dollars, PPP, 2019 56 358
Purchasing Power Parity (PPP)
   EUR per USD, US=1, 2019 0.845
Forest resources
   Area of forest
 (percentage of land area, 2015)
33
   Wood volume
 (m3 per inhabitant, 2015)
46
Transport infrastructure, road accidents and traffic
   Railways
      total length in kilometres, 2018 271
   Motorways
      total length in kilometres, 2018 165
   Persons injured in road accidents
      per million inhabitants, 2018 2 001
   Persons killed in road accidents
      per million inhabitants, 2018 59
   Traffic, railways
      million passenger-kilometres, 2018 443
      million tonne-kilometres, 2015 207
   Traffic, roads
      million passenger-kilometres ..
      million tonne-kilometres, 2012 6 550