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GUINEA
GDP (2006 est.PPP): $19.4 billion.
Annual economic growth rate (2006): 2%.
Per capita GDP (2006 est.): $2000.
Avg. inflation rate (2006): 27%.

Budget: Income ............... $553 million
Expenditure .... $632 million

Main Crops: rice, coffee, pineapples, palm kernels, cassava (tapioca), bananas, sweet potatoes; cattle, sheep, goats; timber

Natural Resources: bauxite, iron ore, diamonds, gold, uranium, hydropower, fish

Major Industries:
Bauxite, gold, diamonds; alumina refining; light manufacturing and agricultural processing industries

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