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    Tokelau Economy - 2005
    https://allcountries.org/wfb2005/tokelau/tokelau_economy.html
    SOURCE: 2005 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Economy - overview:
      Tokelau's small size (three villages), isolation, and lack of resources greatly restrain economic development and confine agriculture to the subsistence level. The people rely heavily on aid from New Zealand - about $4 million annually - to maintain public services, with annual aid being substantially greater than GDP. The principal sources of revenue come from sales of copra, postage stamps, souvenir coins, and handicrafts. Money is also remitted to families from relatives in New Zealand.

      GDP:
      purchasing power parity - $1.5 million (1993 est.)

      GDP - real growth rate:
      NA

      GDP - per capita:
      purchasing power parity - $1,000 (1993 est.)

      GDP - composition by sector:
      agriculture: NA%
      industry: NA%
      services: NA%

      Labor force:
      NA

      Unemployment rate:
      NA%

      Population below poverty line:
      NA

      Household income or consumption by percentage share:
      lowest 10%: NA
      highest 10%: NA

      Inflation rate (consumer prices):
      NA%

      Budget:
      revenues: $430,800
      expenditures: $2.8 million, including capital expenditures of $37,300 (1987 est.)

      Agriculture - products:
      coconuts, copra, breadfruit, papayas, bananas; pigs, poultry, goats

      Industries:
      small-scale enterprises for copra production, woodworking, plaited craft goods; stamps, coins; fishing

      Industrial production growth rate:
      NA%

      Electricity - production:
      NA kWh

      Electricity - consumption:
      NA kWh

      Exports:
      $98,000 f.o.b. (1983)

      Exports - commodities:
      stamps, copra, handicrafts

      Exports - partners:
      New Zealand (2000)

      Imports:
      $323,000 c.i.f. (1983)

      Imports - commodities:
      foodstuffs, building materials, fuel

      Imports - partners:
      New Zealand (2000)

      Debt - external:
      $0

      Economic aid - recipient:
      from New Zealand about $4 million annually

      Currency (code):
      New Zealand dollar (NZD)

      Exchange rates:
      New Zealand dollars per US dollar - 1.5087 (2004), 1.7221 (2003), 2.1622 (2002), 2.3788 (2001), 2.2012 (2000)

      Fiscal year:
      1 April - 31 March


      NOTE: The information regarding Tokelau on this page is re-published from the 2005 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Tokelau Economy 2005 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Tokelau Economy 2005 should be addressed to the CIA.







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