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    Monaco Economy 1997
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    SOURCE: 1997 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Economy - overview Monaco, situated on the French Mediterranean coast, is a popular resort,attracting tourists to its casino and pleasant climate. The Principality hassuccessfully sought to diversify into services and small, high-value-added,nonpolluting industries. The state has no income tax and low business taxesand thrives as a tax haven both for individuals who have established residenceand for foreign companies that have set up businesses and offices. About 55%of Monaco's annual revenue comes from value-added taxes on hotels, banks,and the industrial sector; about 25% of revenue comes from tourism. Livingstandards are high, roughly comparable to those in prosperous French metropolitanareas.

      GDP purchasing power parity - $800 million (1996 est.)

      GDP - real growth rate NA%

      GDP - per capita purchasing power parity - $25,000 (1996 est.)

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

      Inflation rate - consumer price index NA%

      Labor force
      total: 30,540 (1 January 1994)

      Unemployment rate 3.1% (1994)

      Budget
      revenues: $570.4 million
      expenditures: $570.1 million, including capital expenditures of $NA (1994 est.)

      Industrial production growth rate NA%

      Electricity - capacity 10,000 kW standby
      note: electricity imported from France

      Electricity - production NA kWh

      Electricity - consumption per capita NA kWh

      Agriculture - products none

      Exports $NA; full customs integration with France, which collects and rebatesMonegasque trade duties; also participates in EU market system through customsunion with France

      Imports $NA; full customs integration with France, which collects and rebatesMonegasque trade duties; also participates in EU market system through customsunion with France

      Debt - external $NA

      Economic aid $NA

      Currency 1 French franc (F) = 100 centimes

      Exchange rates French francs (F) per US$1 - 5.4169(January 1997), 5.1155 (1996), 4.9915(1995), 5.5520 (1994), 5.6632 (1993), 5.2938 (1992)

      Fiscal year calendar year

      NOTE: The information regarding Monaco on this page is re-published from the 1997 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Monaco Economy 1997 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Monaco Economy 1997 should be addressed to the CIA.

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