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The Gambia  

The Gambia, is a country located at Western Africa, it has an area of 11,300 Km2, so it is one of the smallest countries in the world.

The Gambia, with a population of 1,990,924 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world 176 people per km2.

The capital is Banjul and its currency is Dalasi

The Gambia is holding the 185 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2015 was 737 millions of euros818 millions of dollars, ( 91.64% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 370 € euros per inhabitant411$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of The Gambia, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.441 points in 2014, leaving it in 175th place in the table of 187 countries published.

If the reason to visit The Gambia are business, you must know it's in the 145th 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 The Gambia, if you want to see information about other countries click here

The Gambia Economy
Government
GDP Mill.$ [+]2014851M.$
GDP Mill. € [+]2014640M.€
GDP per capita [+]2014441$
GDP per capita [+]2014332€
Debt [+]2015737 M.€
Debt [+]2015818 M.$
Debt (%GDP) [+]201591.64%
Debt Per Capita [+]2015411$
Debt Per Capita [+]2015370 €
Deficit [+]2015-52 M.€
Deficit [+]2015-58 M.$
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2015-6.47%
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015251.7
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2015226.8
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201325.2
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201319.0
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201310.28%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201415.31%
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201414.6
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201411.0
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20094.59%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201528.19%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2015126$
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2015114€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201314$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201310€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201417€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201422$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20148$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20146€
Fitch Rating [+]12/21/2005CCC
Corruption Index [+]201528
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2016123º
Fragile States Index [+]201585.4
Business
Doing Business [+]2017145º
Trade
Exports [+]201597.5 M.€
Exports [+]2015108.2 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201412.22%
Imports [+]2015369.6 M.€
Imports [+]2015410.1 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201445.51%
Trade balance [+]2015-272.1 M.€
Trade balance [+]2015-301.9 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2014-33.28%
Socio-Demography
Crude death rate [+]20148.73‰
Population [+]20151,990,924
Density [+]2015176
HDI [+]20140.441
Global Peace Ranking [+]201692º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016104º
Birth Rate [+]201442.14‰
Fertility Rate [+]20145.72
Life expectancy [+]201460.23
Number of homicides [+]2012169
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20129.4