Highlights from the Asian Development Outlook 2012:
The economy continues to be aﬀected by structural problems, including a domestic energy crisis, a precipitous decline in investment, persistently high inﬂation, and security issues. Budget deﬁcits remain high, driven by substantial subsidies and losses at state-owned enterprises, and tax revenue below target. The slow growth in recent years was exacerbated by widespread ﬂoods in FY2011. Unless progress can be made in resolving these fundamental problems, the growth outlook will stay modest. Read more.
More economic and social indicators for Pakistan from the World Bank's World Development Indicators online.
The United Nations Development Programme's Human Development Report program has prepared a series of reports on Pakistan.
Partner Institutions and Pakistan