Geographic coordinates: 10 11N 106 107E
Total area: 2,095.6km2
Time: UTC/GMT + 7 hours
D1, D2, D3, D4, Binh Thanh D, Phu Nhuan D.
Rainy season from May to November
Dry season from December to April
Average temperature: 27.550C.
HCMC Total Population: 8.2 million (2015 est.)
Population growth rate: 1.62% (2015 est.)
Ethnic groups: Viet (Kinh), Hoa, Khmer, Cham...
Ports and terminals:
Tan Son Nhat Airport
Cat Lai Port
Sai Gon New Port
Sai Gon Railway Station
GDP: VND957,358 billion
GDP growth rate: 8.5% (2015 est.)
GDP per capita: US$5.538
Labour force: 4.2 million (2015 est.)
Unemployment rate: 2.31% (2015 est.)
Minimum wage in Ho Chi Minh City:
VND3.1 million / month
Currency: Vietnam Dong: US$1=VND22,300 (2015)
Infation rate (consumer prices): 0.63%
Imports: US$29.4 billion (2015 est.)
Main imports: machinery and equipment, petroleum
products, steel products, raw materials for clothing
and shoe industries, electronics, plastics, automobiles.
Exports: US$27.3 billion (2015 est.)
Main exports: clothes, shoes, electronics, seafood,
wooden products, machinery.
Foreign tourist: 4.6 million (2015 est.)
Total Revenue of Tourism: VND94,000 billion
Investment: VND285,160 billion