Uzbekistan Economy

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The Uzbek economy, with a population of 30.2 million (est. 2013), ranks 66th in the world with a GDP PPP of $113.8 billion and GDP PPP per capita of $3,762 vs. $53,101 (United States) according to the IMF in 2013. The national currency in the country is the Uzbekistan som (UZS) that is issued by Central Bank of the Republic of Uzbekistan (www.cbu.uz). Banks have their website in Russian, Uzbek and English. Deposit accounts are called time deposits within the country with foreign currency deposit products also available in USD and EUR. According to CIA.gov its inflation was 10.1% in 2013 and 11.4% in 2012 (Although CIA indicates CPI suggests 22% in 2012).