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Jordan Economic Indicators Jordan Social Indicators
Date of Admission: 9/8/1973
Capital: Amman
Head of State: King Abdallah bin al Hussein
Area (Sq.Km,): 89,324
GDP at Current Prices: $21 259 billion (2008)
GDP Per Capita at Current Prices: $3465 (2008)
Imports (c.i.f): $16 872 billion (2008)
Exports (f.o.b): $77826 billion (2008)
Currency: Dinar
Exchange Rate to One $US: 0.708 (2008)
Share of Cultivated Land: 3%* (2005)
Share of Mining and Manufacturing Industries in GDP: 22.5% (2006)
Share of Mining and Manufacturing Industries in Total Exports: 91.5%* (2000)
Per Capita Energy Consumption (kg oil equivalent): 1359 (2008)
Per Capita Electricity Consumption (kwh): 1939 (2008)
Road Length for each 1000 km sq: 85 (2005)
Number of Motor Vehicles for each 1000 Inhabitants: 100 (2005)
Number of Telephone Lines for each 1000 Inhabitants: 85 (2008)

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