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Imports of goods and services in the World

Imports of the World, 1970-2015

During 1970-2015 imports of the World in current prices increased by 20 446.7 billion US dollars (in 54.3 times) to 20 830.7 billion US dollars; change occurred by 382.8 billion US dollars by increasing of people by 3 668.1 million, as well as by 20 063.9 billion US dollars by increasing of imports per capita by 2 730.7 US dollars. The average annual growth of imports of the World was 454.4 billion US dollars or 9.3%. The average annual growth of imports of the World in constant prices was 5.4%. Minimal imports were in 1970 (384.0 billion US dollars). Maximal imports were in 2014 (23 101.3 billion US dollars).

During 1970-2015 imports per capita in the World grew by 2 730.7 US dollars (in 27.2 times) to 2 835.0 US dollars. The average annual growth of imports per capita in current prices was 60.7 US dollars or 7.6%.

Change of imports of the World described by linear regression model: y=488.5x-965 792.4, where y - estimated value of imports of the World, x - year. Correlation rate = 0.919. Determination rate = 0.844.

Imports of the World, 1970

Imports of the World in 1970 were equal to 384.0 billion US dollars.

Imports per capita in the World in 1970 were worth 104.4 US dollars.

Imports of the World in 1970 consisted of imports of the United States (14.5%), imports of Germany (9.3%), imports of the United Kingdom (7%), imports of France (5.9%), imports of Japan (5.2%), and others (58.1%).

Imports of the World, 2015

Imports of the World in 2015 were worth 20 830.7 billion US dollars.

Imports per capita in the World in 2015 were worth 2 835.0 US dollars.

Imports of the World in 2015 consisted of imports of the United States (13.4%), imports of China (9.5%), imports of Germany (6.3%), imports of the United Kingdom (4%), imports of Japan (3.8%), and others (63%).

Size of imports in the World

Imports of goods and services in the World, bln. US dollars
Prices197019801990200020102015
current prices384.02 300.44 422.97 937.918 423.420 830.7
constant prices1970384.0668.91 107.62 125.03 433.54 151.2
20051 736.93 026.05 010.39 612.215 531.218 777.8
Picture. World: imports

Growth of imports in the World

Picture. World: imports, growth Picture. World: imports, growth

imports per capita in the World

Picture. World: imports per capita

Rating of imports in the World

Rating of imports in the World, 2015
#Areabln. US dollars%
World20 830.7100
regions
1Asia7 511.336.1
2Europe7 492.336.0
3Americas4 834.823.2
4Africa655.33.1
5Oceania337.01.6
subregions
1Eastern Asia4 201.520.2
2Western Europe3 634.917.4
3Northern America3 316.815.9
4Northern Europe1 726.78.3
5South-Eastern Asia1 341.46.4
6Western Asia1 199.25.8
7Southern Europe1 113.65.3
8Eastern Europe1 017.14.9
9South America869.84.2
10Southern Asia683.53.3
11Central America524.62.5
12Australia and New Zealand316.41.5
13Northern Africa239.21.1
14Caribbean123.70.59
15Western Africa119.10.57
16Southern Africa118.90.57
17Eastern Africa106.00.51
18Central Asia85.70.41
19Middle Africa72.20.35
20Melanesia16.90.081
21Polynesia2.80.013
22Micronesia0.940.0045
countries
1 United States2 786.313.4
2 China1 981.59.5
3 Germany1 319.06.3
4 United Kingdom836.44.0
5 Japan787.23.8
6 France759.73.6
7 Hong Kong602.72.9
8 Netherlands537.92.6
9 South Korea536.62.6
10 Canada527.52.5
11 Italy491.52.4
12 India475.62.3
13 Singapore438.02.1
14 Mexico428.72.1
15 Belgium369.81.8
16 Spain366.61.8
17 Switzerland343.41.6
18 United Arab Emirates307.81.5
19 Venezuela289.41.4
20 Russia281.21.3
21 Australia268.51.3
22 Ireland261.71.3
23 Brazil253.91.2
24 Saudi Arabia234.61.1
25 Thailand228.21.1
26 Poland221.61.1
27 Turkey221.41.1
28 Sweden202.50.97
29 Malaysia187.40.90
30 Austria184.90.89
31 Indonesia179.70.86
32 Viet Nam172.00.83
33 Denmark144.10.69
34 Czech Republic142.20.68
35 Norway123.60.59
36 Luxembourg115.10.55
37 South Africa99.80.48
38 Hungary99.60.48
39 Philippines98.00.47
40 Finland86.00.41
41 Israel83.00.40
42 Slovakia79.50.38
43 Portugal79.30.38
44 Argentina75.10.36
45 Romania74.10.36
46 Chile72.80.35
47 Colombia70.80.34
48 Iran70.50.34
49 Egypt68.40.33
50 Iraq64.60.31
51 Greece61.90.30
52 Algeria60.60.29
53 Qatar59.30.28
54 Puerto Rico55.50.27
55 Nigeria53.40.26
56 Kuwait51.60.25
57 Ukraine49.60.24
58 Morocco48.10.23
59 Bangladesh48.10.23
60 New Zealand47.90.23
61 Pakistan45.60.22
62 Kazakhstan45.50.22
63 Peru44.90.22
64 Oman36.70.18
65 Belarus32.70.16
66 Bulgaria31.80.15
67 Lithuania31.70.15
68 Angola30.60.15
69 Slovenia29.40.14
70 Libya27.30.13
71 Panama26.80.13
72 Lebanon25.80.12
73 Ecuador23.70.11
74 Sri Lanka23.00.11
75 Croatia23.00.11
76 Jordan22.50.11
77 Bahrain22.30.11
78 Tunisia22.00.11
79 Serbia21.00.10
80 Ghana20.40.098
81 Dominican Republic19.40.093
82 Guatemala19.20.092
83 Azerbaijan18.50.089
84 Kenya18.40.088
85 Costa Rica17.90.086
86 Myanmar17.50.084
87 Macao17.10.082
88 Estonia16.90.081
89 Turkmenistan16.60.080
90 Ethiopia16.40.079
91 Latvia16.20.078
92 Uzbekistan14.50.070
93 Malta13.40.064
94 Honduras13.00.063
95 Sudan12.70.061
96 Cuba12.60.060
97 Bolivia12.20.059
98 Uruguay12.10.058
99 Tanzania12.00.058
100 D.R. of the Congo12.00.058
101 Cyprus11.90.057
102 Cambodia11.90.057
103 Côte d'Ivoire11.40.054
104 Paraguay11.30.054
105 El Salvador10.90.052
106 Mozambique10.10.048
107 Yemen9.30.045
108 Syria9.20.044
109 Georgia9.10.044
110 Papua New Guinea8.80.042
111 Bosnia and Herzegovina8.70.042
112 Nepal8.60.041
113 Zambia8.60.041
114 Cameroon8.60.041
115 Afghanistan8.00.038
116 Namibia7.80.037
117 Iceland7.70.037
118 Palestine7.50.036
119 Uganda7.30.035
120 Botswana7.10.034
121 Nicaragua7.00.034
122 Trinidad and Tobago7.00.034
123 Equatorial Guinea6.90.033
124 Mauritius6.90.033
125 Zimbabwe6.80.033
126 Macedonia6.50.031
127 Jamaica6.40.031
128 Congo6.40.031
129 Senegal6.30.030
130 Albania5.90.028
131 South Sudan5.30.025
132 Mongolia4.90.024
133 Moldova4.80.023
134 Kyrgyzstan4.70.023
135 Armenia4.40.021
136 Tajikistan4.40.021
137 Madagascar4.30.021
138 Brunei Darussalam4.20.020
139 Haiti4.20.020
140 Bahamas4.20.020
141 Burkina Faso4.10.020
142 New Caledonia4.10.020
143 Gabon3.90.019
144 Mali3.80.018
145 Guinea3.70.018
146 Laos3.30.016
147 Liechtenstein3.30.016
148 Chad3.20.015
149 Benin3.00.015
150 Maldives3.00.014
151 Fiji2.90.014
152 Niger2.80.014
153 Rwanda2.70.013
154 Togo2.50.012
155 Mauritania2.50.012
156 Montenegro2.50.012
157 Curaçao2.40.012
158 Cayman Islands2.30.011
159 San Marino2.30.011
160 Malawi2.20.010
161 Lesotho2.10.010
162 Aruba2.10.0099
163 Suriname2.10.0099
164 Barbados2.00.0098
165 Swaziland2.00.0097
166 Monaco2.00.0094
167 French Polynesia1.90.0093
168 Liberia1.80.0088
169 Northen Korea1.80.0086
170 Bermuda1.80.0086
171 Sierra Leone1.80.0085
172 Guyana1.50.0073
173 Seychelles1.40.0068
174 Timor-Leste1.30.0062
175 Greenland1.30.0061
176 Djibouti1.30.0061
177 Sint Maarten1.20.0057
178 Bhutan1.10.0055
179 Belize1.10.0053
180 Eritrea0.930.0045
181 Kosovo0.880.0042
182 Andorra0.860.0041
183 Burundi0.830.0040
184 Cabo Verde0.820.0040
185 British Virgin Islands0.700.0034
186 Antigua and Barbuda0.670.0032
187 Saint Lucia0.640.0031
188 Solomon Islands0.620.0030
189 Saint Kitts and Nevis0.580.0028
190 Central African Republic0.530.0026
191 Turks and Caicos Islands0.490.0024
192 Samoa0.420.0020
193 Grenada0.410.0020
194 St. Vincent and the Grenadines0.390.0019
195 Vanuatu0.380.0018
196 Gambia0.340.0016
197 Guinea-Bissau0.330.0016
198 Comoros0.310.0015
199 Tonga0.250.0012
200 FS Micronesia0.240.0011
201 Dominica0.230.0011
202 Anguilla0.210.0010
203 Sao Tome and Principe0.200.0010
204 Palau0.180.0009
205 Marshall Islands0.180.0009
206 Nauru0.180.0009
207 Cook Islands0.160.0008
208 Kiribati0.160.0008
209 Montserrat0.0500.0002
210 Somalia0.0220.0001
211 Tuvalu0.0170.0001
Picture. World: structure of imports by regions, 2015, % Picture. World: structure of imports by subregions, 2015, % Picture. World: structure of imports by leaders, 2015, %

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