Gross Domestic Product 2012
GDP (purchasing power parity): $26.22 billion
GDP real growth rate: 7.5%
GDP per capita (PPP): $1,200
Currency: metical (MZM)
The commercial languages include the following;
The key means of transport in Mozambique include; roads’ covering 30,400 kilometres, 3,123 kilometres of rail, air transport with over 22 airports and the country has Ports and harbours and Merchant marine.
Mozambique has a diversity of energy sources, including coal, gas, hydro, and wind, solar and geothermal power.
Challenges in Mozambique
- Food insecurity
- Less than 40% of the country has access to basic health services, largely due to a shortage of trained medical personnel.
- Mozambique post-war socio-economic and political challenges
- Poor infrastructures