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Belize  

Belize, is a country located at Central America, it has an area of 22,970 Km2, and it may be considered quite a small country.

Belize, with a population of 366,954 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it has a low population density, 16 people per km2.

The capital is Belmopan and its currency is Belize dollars

Belize is holding the 170 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 1,572 millions of euros1,740 millions of dollars, ( 98.56% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 4,283 € euros per inhabitant4,741$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Belize was on April of 2017 and it was 2.3%.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Belize, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.715 points in 2014, leaving it in 101th place in the table of 187 countries published.

If the reason to visit Belize are business, you must know it's in the 112th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Belize, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Belmopan: Monthly Temp.
Belmopan: Monthly Rainfall
Belize Economy
Government
GDP Mill. € [+]20161,595M.€
GDP Mill.$ [+]20161,765M.$
GDP per capita [+]20154,372€
GDP per capita [+]20154,851$
Debt [+]20161,572 M.€
Debt [+]20161,740 M.$
Debt (%GDP) [+]201698.56%
Debt Per Capita [+]20164,283 €
Debt Per Capita [+]20164,741$
Deficit [+]2016-57 M.€
Deficit [+]2016-63 M.$
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-3.58%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2016541.4
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016599.3
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201375.6
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2013100.3
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201322.92%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201413.81%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201517.6
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201519.5
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20144.35%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201633.96%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20161,475€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20161,633$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2013216€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2013287$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014140€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014185$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201549€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201554$
Moody's Rating [+]04/11/2017B3
S&P Rating [+]03/23/2017B-
Corruption Index [+]200820
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2012123º
Fragile States Index [+]201565.3
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201658º
Innovation Ranking [+]2013102º
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q29.0%
Unemployed [+]2017Q215 m.
NMW [+]2012322.2 $
NMW [+]2012248.8 €
Markets
Euro / Belize dollars [+]07/31/20172.3482
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]April 20172.3%
Money Market
Key rates [+]03/01/20162.50%
Business
Doing Business [+]2017112º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2014114.29
Trade
Exports [+]2016415.6 M.€
Exports [+]2016460.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201530.85%
Imports [+]2016876.3 M.€
Imports [+]2016970.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201558.91%
Trade balance [+]2016-460.8 M.€
Trade balance [+]2016-510.0 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-28.06%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201616
Population [+]2016366,954
Immigrant stock [+]201553,860
Remittance received (M.$) [+]201584.7
% Immigrant [+]201514.99%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015161.4
Emigrant stock [+]201559,884
% Emigrant [+]201516.67%
HDI [+]20140.715
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201698º
Birth Rate [+]201522.76‰
Fertility Rate [+]20152.55
Crude death rate [+]20155.57‰
Life expectancy [+]201570.19
Number of homicides [+]2014121
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201434.4
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20152.84