FACTS & FIGURES
POPULATION
453,733 (July 2001 est.)
AREA
8.1 square miles. About 0.1times the size of Washington DC
CLIMATE
Subtropical, cool winters and warm summers
CURRENCY
Pataca (MOP)
EXCHANGE
1 US$ = 8.03 Pataca (September 2002)
GDP GROWTH
2% (2000 est.)
GDP COMPOSITION
Agriculture 1% Industry 25% Services 74% (2000 est.)
INDUSTRIES
Clothing, textiles, toys, electronics, footwear, tourism, gambling
LABOR FORCE
By occupation: Restaurants & hotels 26% Manufacturing 22% Other services 52% (2000 est.)