Area
488,100 km2
Currency
Manat (introduced November 1993; TMM = 100 tenge).
Capital
Ashgabat
Head of State
Kurbanguly Berdymukhamedov (2007)
Consumers
2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Total Population ('000) 5,565.3 5,662.4 5,757.7 5,850.9 5,942.1 6,031.2
Median Age of Population (years) 25.6 25.9 26.1 26.4 26.7 27.0
Number of Households ('000) 1,162.9 1,187.3 1,211.3 1,234.9 1,258.2 1,281.1
Consumer Expenditure (USD million) 4,090.8 3,709.6 4,044.6 4,387.5 5,098.9 5,422.0
Internet Users ('000) 732.8 893.6 1,075.2 1,282.8 1,508.1 1,748.7
Economies
2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
GDP (USD million) 36,051.6 36,169.4 37,915.2 40,749.3 45,218.2 47,972.0
Real GDP Growth (% growth) 6.5 6.2 6.5 6.2 3.0 1.8
Inflation (% growth) 7.4 3.6 8.0 13.3 5.1 8.0
Unemployment Rate (% of economically active population) 4.0 3.9 3.9 3.8 3.9 4.1
Exchange Rates Against US Dollar (TMT per USD) 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5

Research Sources:

  1. Total Population: Euromonitor International from national statistics/UN.
  2. Median Age of Population: Euromonitor International from national statistics/UN.
  3. Number of Households: Euromonitor International from national statistics/UN.
  4. Consumer Expenditure: Euromonitor International from national statistics/Eurostat/UN/OECD.
  5. Internet Users: Euromonitor International from International Telecommunications Union/OECD/national statistics.
  6. GDP: Euromonitor International from national statistics/Eurostat/OECD/UN/International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Financial Statistics (IFS).
  7. Real GDP Growth: Euromonitor International from national statistics/Eurostat/OECD/UN/International Monetary Fund (IMF), World Economic Outlook (WEO).
  8. Inflation: Euromonitor International from national statistics/Eurostat/OECD/UN/International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Financial Statistics (IFS).
  9. Unemployment Rate: Euromonitor International from International Labour Organisation (ILO)/Eurostat/national statistics/OECD.
  10. Exchange Rates Against US Dollar: Euromonitor International from national statistics/International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Financial Statistics.