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Liberia

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Statistics

  • Total population (2006): 3,579,000
  • Gross national income per capita (2006-PPP international $): 260
  • Income share held by lowest 20% (2004): n.a
  • Life expectancy at birth m/f (years): 43/46 (2006)
  • Rural population (% of total population) (2007): 41
  • Agriculture, value added (% of GDP) (2005): 66
  • Probability of dying under five (per 1 000 live births): 235 (2006)
  • Total expenditure on health as % of GDP (2006): 5.6
  • Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$ million) (2007): 2,139

(Sources: WHO. UNEP, UNICEF, World Bank)

Information from HLTF agencies

IMF

UN

OECD

DESA

WHO

UNDP

UN special adviser on MDGs

UNOHRLLS

UNDPKO

  • The United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) was established by Security Council resolution 1509 in 2003 with a mandate up to September 2009 to basically support for Implementation of the Ceasefire Agreement and support in humanitarian and human rights assistance. For more background of the mission in the country please have a look at: http://www.un.org/Depts/dpko/missions/unmil/background.html

UNCTAD

WB

FAO

WFP

UNHCR

OCHA

UNICEF

UNEP

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