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Basic statistics of Greece, 2007.

BASIC STATISTICS OF GREECE, 2007

THE LAND

Area (1 000 km2)
  Total                                                  132.0
  Agricu]tural (2003)                                     39.8
Major urban areas (2001 census, thousand inhabitants)
  Greater Athens (including Piraeus)                    3 895
  Greater Thessaloniki                                  1 084

THE PEOPLE

Population
  Thousands                                             11 193
  Increase 2002-07 (annual average, %)                     0.4
  Number of inhabitants per km2                             85
Total labour force (thousands)
Civilian employment (% of total)                        4 917
  Agriculture, forestry and fishing
  Industry and construction                               11.6
  Services                                                22.4
                                                          66.1
PRODUCTION

Gross domestic product
  In bi]lion 4
  Per head ($)                                             228
Gross fixed capital investment
  In % of GDP
  Per head ($)                                            22.5
                                                        6 288
THE GOVERNMENT

Public consumption (% of GDP)
General government (% of GDP)                             16.7
  Current expenditure                                     41.8
  Current revenue                                         37.7
  Net debt                                                69.8
Composition of Parliament (seats)
  New Democracy                                            300
  Panhellenic Socialist Movement                           152
  Communist Party of Greece                                102
  Coalition of the Radical Left                             22
  Popular Orthodox Rally                                    14
Last general elections: September, 2007                     10

FOREIGN TRADE (2008)

Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)
Main commodity exports (% of tota])                       23.1
  Manufactured goods                                      22.7
  Food and live animals                                   15.6
  Chemicals and related products                          13.3
  Miscellaneous manufactured articles                     11.0

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)
Main commodity imports (% of total)                       31.9
  Machinery and transport equipment
  Mineral fuels, lubricants, related materials            27.1
  Chemicals and related products                          20.0
  Manufactured goods                                      13.7
                                                          13.2
THECURRENCY

Monetary unir: euro
Currency unit per $, average of daily figures
  Year 2008
  June 2009                                              0.684
                                                         0.714
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Publication:OECD Economic Surveys - Greece
Article Type:Statistical table
Geographic Code:4EUGR
Date:Jul 1, 2009
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