2007
2012 - no maglev
2012 - maglev
Population
19,314,747
21,581,329
22,049,206
People/arable sq km
359
401
330
Babies dying
14,943
16,697
11,824
AIDS - adults
1,046
3,761
3,313
Starving children < 5
161,838
219,579
79,179
Illiterate adults
2,368,065
2,645,957
1,841,969
Unemployed adults
1,451,020
1,621,297
861,352
Living in poverty
2,298,455
2,568,178
1,300,903
Drinking unclean water
4,056,097
4,532,079
2,976,643
No Sanitation access
4,442,392
4,963,706
4,079,103
Patients per doctor
793
887
775
Internet users
1,502,121
3,273,723
8,796,873
Cellular phones
4,675,000
8,958,230
10,509,004
Inflation
10.0%
13.8%
4.7%
GDP per capita US$
4,100
5,000
12,100
Trade balance MM$
-827
-2,239
-1,504
Government spending
-1,745
-7,638
-1,367
Reserves
5,715
4,943
5,081
Currency rate to US $
51.689
72.376
67.828
External debt
6,601
8,668
7.472
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