Use the CIA’s World Factbook to help gather the required information to complete this discussion: https://www.cia.gov/the-world-factbook/countries/Links to an external site.
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In this threaded discussion, your initial post in this discussion you should have two paragraphs.
Your first paragraph should answer the following…
What country did you pick and why? What industries comprise this country’s economy (or What do they produce the most)?
Report the following economic statistics of the country you selected, using the most recent three years (use bullets & list years in parentheses):
Real GDP & GDP per capita
GDP – composition, by end use – (report most recent year)
Real GDP growth rate
Your second paragraph should answer the following…
What trend(s) do you notice in their GDP over the three year time period? What do you believe would be the reason for this trend?
What trend(s) do you notice in their Unemployment rate over the three year time period? What do you believe would be the reason for this trend?
In general, how does this country compare with the United States? Is it seeing any growth or decline when compared to the U.S according to the metrics you listed above?