Select Committee on European Communities Twenty-First Report


APPENDIX 4

Candidate Countries

Main Statistical Indicators (1998)

   
Area
Population
Density
GDP in PPS (Purchasing Power
Standards)
Agriculture
   
1000
Km2
Million
inhabitants
Inhab/
Km2
Billion
euro
PPS
euroPPS/
inhab PPS
euro/
inhab %
EU
average
%
gross
added
value
%
Employment
Bulgaria
111
8.3
75
38.2
4,600
23
21.1
25.7
Cyprus
9
0.7
78
10.3(1)
14,787(1)
77(1)
4.6
9.6
Czech Republic
79
10.3
130
125.7
12,200
60
4.5
5.5
Estonia
45
1.4
32
10.2
7,300
36
6.2
9.4(1)
Hungary
93
10.1
109
99.0
9,800
49
5.9(1)
7.5
Latvia
65
2.4
37
13.2
5,500
27
4.7
18.8
Lithuania
65
3.7
57
22.9
6,200
31
10.1
21.0
Malta
0.3
0.4
1,333
na
na
na
2.8
1.8
Poland
313
38.7
124
301.8
7,800
39
4.8
19.1
Romania
238
22.5
94
123.7
5,500
27
17.6
40.0
Slovakia
49
5.4
110
50.2
9,300
46
4.6
8.2
Slovenia
20
2.0
100
27.4
13,700
68
3.9
11.5
Turkey
775
63.4
82
404.7
6,383
32
16.1
42.3


(1)  1997 figure

na  Not available

Source:  Composite Paper, p 46.


 
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