Puerto Rico

Official Name: The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico
Sovereign Status: US Dependency
Government Type: Presidential Democracy
Official Name (Local Language): The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico
ISO Country Codes: PR : PRI
Internet Domain: .pr
Government Web Site: http://www2.pr.gov/
Capital: San Juan Main Airports: Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport
Language(s): Spanish;English Population: 3,142,779
Currency: US Dollar ISO Currency Code: USD
Telephone Dial In: +1 787 ID Prefix: 011

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Puerto Rico

Government Website: http://www2.pr.gov/
Central Bank: U.S. Federal Reserve
Currency USD Exchange Rate: Puerto Rico uses the US Dollar
Unemployment Rate: 10.8% (2017 est.)
Population below poverty line: NA
Inflation Rate: 1.8% (2017 est.)
Prime Lending Rate: 5% (31-Dec-17 - Photius)
GDP: $104.2 billion (2017 est.)
GDP Pro Capita (PPP): $34,518 (2019 est.)
Currency Name: US Dollar
Currency Code: USD
World Bank Classification: High Income

GDP Composition:

Agriculture: 0.8% sugarcane, coffee, pineapples, plantains, bananas; livestock products, chickens
Industry: 50.1% pharmaceuticals, electronics, apparel, food products, tourism
Services: 49.1%

Source: Central Intelligence Agency Factbook

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Puerto Rico

Subject to Country Specific Sanctions? NO

Business Language(s): English;Spanish
Customs & Excise: U.S. Customs and Border Protection
Development Bank(s): The Government Development Bank for Puerto Rico;
Competitive Ind’l Performance: N/A Corruption Perceptions Index: N/A
Ease of Doing Business: 65/190 (2019) Enabling Trade Index: N/A
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Investment Agency: Puerto Rico Industrial Development Company ; Investment & Export Promotion Agency: Department of Economic Development and Commerce ;


$49.01 billion (2017 est.)

Main Imports:

chemicals, machinery and equipment, clothing, food, fish, petroleum products


$73.17 billion (2017 est.)

Main Exports:

chemicals, electronics, apparel, canned tuna, rum, beverage concentrates, medical equipment

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Source: Central Intelligence Agency Factbook

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