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Population 2006.....................................................6,352,117
GDP per capita 2006 (Purchasing Power Parity, US$)........26,200
GDP 2006 (Purchasing Power Parity, US$ billions)................166
Unemployment....................................................................8.3%

Average annual growth 1991-97
Population (%) ....... 2.7
Labor force (%) ....... 3.6

Total Area.................................................................8019 sq. mi.
Urban population (% of total population) .............................91
Life expectancy at birth (years)..................................................... 77
Infant mortality (per 1,000 live births)........................................7
Access to safe water (% of population) ..................................... 99
Illiteracy (% of population age 15+) ............................................. 5