Bahamas Basic Facts

 
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Population 2006..............................................................303,770
GDP per capita ................................................................ $21,300
GDP 2006(Billions US $)................................................ 6.15
Unemployment.....................................................................9%

Average annual growth 1991-97
Population (%) ....... 1.8
Labor force (%) ....... 2.8

Total Area...................................................................5,382 sq. mi.
Urban population (% of total population) ............................... 87
Life expectancy at birth (years)..................................................... 74
Infant mortality (per 1,000 live births)........................................ 17
Access to safe water (% of population) ..................................... 94
Illiteracy (% of population age 15+) ............................................. 4