Economic features of Yazd Province

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Economic features of Yazd Province

The economic indices of each region is the operational reflection of the economic policies of that and through them one can investigate the ways to reach economic development, consider probable deviation, apply necessary reforms, and assess the ranking of each region in the country.

  • With regard to current GDP the province of Yazd with 236011 billion Rials was ranked 15 in the country in 2015 which is the same as 2014 in this regard. Considering GDP per capita Yazd is ranked 4 in the country like the year before.
  • With regard to added value the province of Yazd with 235000 billion Rials and share of 2.05% from the total added value in the country was ranked 15 in 2015. The major share of added value in the province is for services section with 44.4%. The sectors of industry and agriculture have 40.88% and 14.71% respectively.
  • The Tax revenue of the province in 2016 was 12075 billion Rials that is 3% higher than ratified amount.
  • Price index of goods and services of the urban households in the province was 256.9 in 2016 experiencing 9.5% of growth comparing to 2015. Considering the least inflation rate the province of Yazd is ranked 23.
  • The highest inflation rate in 2016 among the major groups of goods and services in urban areas of Yazd is for "health and medical care group" and the least is for "Communication group".
  • The province of Yazd with unemployment rate of 12.8% in 2016 was ranked 21 with regard to the least unemployment rate in the country. Considering participation rate, the province with the rate of 40.8% is upper than the national average and is ranked 9.
  • The remaining amount of government bank deposits in the province in 2016 was 128112 billion Rials experiencing the growth of 18.45% comparing to 2015. The amount of granted loans in governmental banks in 2016 was 98038 billion Rials which indicates 5.63% growth comparing to 2015. The shares of agriculture, construction and housing, industry-mine, and services and commercial sectors, from the granted loans from governmental banks in 2016 were 8.9%, 16.2%, 34.9% and 39.9% respectively.
  • The amount of imports in 2016 was 34000 tons that Compared to last year did not change significantly. Considering the value, the province experienced 7% growth and achieved to 3638 billion Rials. .In this year, the amount of export from province, with regard to weight and value experienced 20.33% and 10.72% reduction respectively.
  • The target countries for the province export in 2016 were Irag, Afghanistan, and Pakistan with the share of 72.03%, 9.91 % and 3.74% respectively from the export weight and the shares of 46.94%, 45.9%, and 10.15% respectively from the export value of the province.

Index

Unit

Year

Yazd province

GDP current

Billion Rials

2015

236011

GDP per capita

Thousands Rials

2015

221191

GDP in fixed price

Billion Rials

2015

1132

GDP per capita in fixed price

Thousands Rials

2015

1061

The share of agriculture sector's  added value

Percent

2015

14.71

The share of industry sector's  added value

Percent

2015

31.86

The share of service sector's  added value

Percent

2015

44.4

The share of building, water, electricity, and gas   added value

Percent

2015

9.2

inflation

Percent

2016

9.5

General revenue

Million Rials

2016

12,694,730

Tax revenue

Million Rials

2016

12,074,966

The share of tax revenue from the general revenue

percent

2016

95.12

Average of urban household annual income

Million Rials

2016

303

Average of rural household annual income

Million Rials

2016

208

Average of urban household annual cost

Million Rials

2016

239

Average of rural household annual cost

Million Rials

2016

195

Export value

Million Dollars

2016

466

Export volume

Thousands tones

2016

1841

Import value

Million Dollars

2016

3638

Import volume

Thousands tones

2016

34

Value of purchased shares

Million Rials

2016

5815

Number of purchased shares

Million shares

2016

2660

Amount of deposit

Billion Rials

2016

128112

Amount of loans

Billion Rials

2016

98038

Unemployment rate

Percent

2016

12.8

Participation rate

Percent

2016

40.8