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Margibi County Profile
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Margibi County is located in Central Liberia just about 45 minutes drive from Monrovia and has an area of 1,039 square miles. It has a population of 209,923. It is ideally situated along the Coast of Liberia and share common boundaries with Bong, Grand Bassa and Montserrado counties.
 
It was founded in 1984 as the 13th county, with two territories, Marshall and Gibi merged to form Margibi County. The name derives from “Mar” for Marshall Territory and “Gibi” from Gibi Territory.

Margibi County is famous for its numerous rubber plantations. Paramount among them is the Firestone and Salala Plantations. These Institutions have been instrumental in providing jobs and other basic services such as schools, shelter and health facilities for thousands of inhabitants of the county.

The county can also boast of some excellent educational institutions, including the famous Booker T. Washington Institute (BWI) in Kakata and the Kakata Rural Teacher Training Institute (KRTTI).

About 90% of the county’s populations are Christian, 5% are Muslims and another 5% are Animist.

 
 Margibi Fact Sheet
KEY INDICATORS
- External Trade Published on Dec 13th, 2013
 
The section External Trade relied mainly on data obtained from the Customs and Excise entry bills and declarations in ASYCUDA files captured at customs entry points throughout the country and other notable Government Institutions responsible for export documentation.
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- CPI Published on Dec 20th, 2013
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) measures changes overtime in the general level of prices of goods and services that households acquired, (use or pay for) for the purpose of consumption.

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- Labor Force Survey Published on Dec 21st, 2013
The Objective of the Labor Force Survey is to


  • Determine the size and composition of the labor force, classified by key variables such as sex, age. County, education, skill levels, institutional sector, industry, occupation and employment status

  • Provide details on the various components of the labor force (the employed, unemployed, with special information on those who are underemployed)

Please download PDF below to gain further insight into the LFS Indicators

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- LDHS Published on Dec 21st, 2013
The Objective of the LDHS is to

  • Provide data on education, fertility, family planning, child and maternal mortality, sexual behavior, maternal health, nutrition, child health, malaria prevention, HIV/AIDS knowledge and behavior
  • Measure MDGs other indicators
  • Obtain a population-based estimate of HIV prevalence among adults age 15-49

Please download PDF below to gain further insight into the LDHS Indicators

 

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