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Table 1 Stylized facts on BRICS and MINT

From: Determinants of foreign direct investment in fast-growing economies: evidence from the BRICS and MINT countries

  GDP (constant 2005 US$, billions) GDP per capita (constant 2005 US$) GDP growth (annual %) GDP per capita growth (annual %) FDI net inflows (BoP, current US$, billions)a Population growth (annual %) Population, total, millions Natural resources, Share of GDPa Human Development Index (HDI)
Brazil 1136.56 5721.23 0.87 0.00 71.54 0.87 198.66 5.72 0.73
China 4522.14 3348.01 7.80 7.28 280.07 0.49 1350.70 9.09 0.70
India 1368.76 1106.80 3.24 1.94 32.19 1.26 1236.69 7.36 0.55
Indonesia 427.47 1731.59 6.23 4.91 19.24 1.25 246.86 10.00 0.63
Mexico 997.10 8250.87 3.92 2.65 21.50 1.24 120.85 9.02 0.78
Nigeria 177.67 1052.34 6.55 3.62 8.84 2.79 168.83 35.77 0.47
Russia 980.91 6834.01 3.44 3.03 55.08 0.40 143.53 22.03 0.79
South Africa 307.31 6003.46 2.55 1.34 5.89 1.18 51.19 10.64 0.63
Turkey 628.43 8492.61 2.24 0.94 16.05 1.28 74.00 0.84 0.72
  1. a2011 data
  2. Source of data: UNDP (2013), World Bank (2013)