|Series||US Overseas Business Reports -- 70-056|
The improved availability of key economic data made it possible to grade Afghanistan’s economic freedom for the first time in the Index. Its score in the Index reflects steady, incremental improvement in several economic freedom indicators. Over the past decade, economic growth has been volatile but rapid. While there is a limited amount of reliable data on Afghanistan's economy over the course of the past century, the country's economic history has often been closely related to its political. The Afghanistan Development Update, which is published twice a year, provides a comprehensive report of the state of the Afghan economy. It covers recent economic developments and outlines the medium-term outlook for Afghanistan. Each edition includes a section that provides in-depth analysis on one or more specific focus Size: 2MB. ABOUT THE SERIES The Prospects for Economic Development in Afghanistan is one of a series of analytical papers on The Asia Foundation’s recently released public-opinion survey, Afghanistan in A Survey of the Afghan series of essays provide detailed analysis of the survey data on the opinions and perceptionsFile Size: 2MB.
Afghanistan The Human Capital Index (HCI) database provides data at the country level for each of the components of the Human Capital Index as well as for the overall index, disaggregated by gender. The index measures the amount of human capital that a child born today can expect to attain by given the risks of poor health and poor education that prevail in the country where she lives. Afghanistan’s economy grew by an estimated percent in , driven mainly by strong agricultural growth following recovery from drought, but lingering political uncertainty dampens private confidence and investment, with the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan recording 3, civilian casualties in , and more than million Afghans internally displaced due to conflict. 's The Economic History of Afghanistan • in there was a soviet invasion and this led to a civil war which destroyed much of the country's limited infrastructure, this caused a downfall to the economy • civil war (Afghanistan war) • Afghanistan. The US and the Taliban, a militant group, signed a landmark peace agreement on February 29th. The agreement paves the way for separate talks between the militants and other Afghan political leaders, including the government. However, Afghanistan's political future is far from assured. A full withdrawal of US troops remains a long way off.
Basic Statistics. The Basic Statistics brochure presents data on selected social, economic, and SDG indicators such as population, poverty, annual growth rate of gross domestic product, inflation, and government finance for economies in Asia and the Pacific. NOTE: The information regarding Afghanistan on this page is re-published from the World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency and other sources. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Afghanistan information contained here. Note: Percentile ranks are calculated using the latest available data for all countries within the last 5 years. How to interpret the graph: The purpose of this graph is to take a snapshot of a country’s economy in comparison to other economies. For example, Afghanistan’s Exports rank is higher than (please wait) of the countries in the dataset. Directly accessible data for industries from 50 countries and over 1 Mio. facts. E-Books, etc. Afghanistan's economy may need a lot more time to recover from the war.