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Government
GDP Mill. € [+]2016300,252M.€chart11,636M.€2013GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]2016332,349M.$chart15,454M.$2013GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]20163,329€chart467€2013GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]20163,685$chart621$2013GDP per capita [+]
Debt [+]2014195,748 M.€
Debt [+]2014260,052 M.$
Debt (%GDP) [+]201485.13%
Debt Per Capita [+]20142,258 €
Debt Per Capita [+]20143,000$
Deficit [+]2014-29,323 M.€
Deficit [+]2014-38,955 M.$
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2014-12.75%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201483,188.1
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2014110,515.4
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20084,367.3
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20086,423.4
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]200810.44%
273.92008Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
402.92008Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20145.59%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20155,188.3
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20155,756.4
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20135.00%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201436.18%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2014959€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20141,275$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]200858€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]200885$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201457€chart11€2008Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201476$chart17$2008Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201558€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201565$
Moody's Rating [+]08/19/2016B3
S&P Rating [+]11/15/2013B-
Fitch Rating [+]12/15/2016B
Corruption Index [+]201634chart122016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2016116º
Fragile States Index [+]201590.0chart93.82015Fragile States Index [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]2016107º
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2015Q312.8%
Unemployed [+]2015Q33,596 m.
NMW [+]2013110.2 $
NMW [+]201383.6 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201584º
Markets
Euro / Egyptian pounds [+]04/27/201719.6868
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]04/27/20171.46%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]April 201610.3%
Money Market
Key rates [+]11/03/201614.75%
Business
Doing Business [+]2017122º
Motor vehicle production [+]201636,230
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201459.12
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201613.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201522.0%
Trade
Exports [+]201517,171.0 M.€chart3,434.0 M.€2015Exports [+]
Exports [+]201519,051.3 M.$chart3,810.0 M.$2015Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]20155.74%chart24.81%2013Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]201558,624.6 M.€chart4,317.3 M.€2015Imports [+]
Imports [+]201565,043.9 M.$chart4,790.0 M.$2015Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201519.59%chart30.09%2013Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2015-41,453.5 M.€chart-883.3 M.€2015Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2015-45,992.7 M.$chart-980.0 M.$2015Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-13.85%chart-5.27%2013Trade balance % GDP [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201690chart2092015Density [+]
Population [+]201690,200,000chart25,155,3172015Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015491,643chart48,4582015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]201518,325.4
% Immigrant [+]20150.55%chart0.19%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015384.6chart194.92015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
HDI [+]20140.690
Global Peace Ranking [+]2016142ºchart150º2016Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016132º
Birth Rate [+]201427.80‰chart14.35‰2014Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20143.34chart1.982014Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20146.13‰chart9.24‰2014Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201471.12chart70.072014Life expectancy [+]
Number of homicides [+]20112,703chart1,1692012Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20113.2chart4.72012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20142.70chart2.402014CO2 Tons per capita [+]
  • Capital: Pyongyang
  • Population: 25,155,317
  • Surface Area: 120,540 km2
  • Currency: North Korean won
  • Belongs to: UN