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Niger  

  • Capital: Niamey
  • Population: 19,899,120
  • Surface Area: 1,267,000 km2
  • Currency: West African CFA francs
  • Belongs to: ACP, ECOWAS, IMF, UN, AU

Niger, is a country located at Western Africa, it has an area of 1,267,000 Km2, and it may be considered a large country.

Niger, with a population of 19,899,120 people, it is ranked at 58º position by population of 196 countries and it has a low population density, 16 people per km2.

The capital is Niamey and its currency is West African CFA francs

Niger is holding the 146 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2015 was 2,914 millions of euros3,233 millions of dollars, ( 45.06% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 146 € euros per inhabitant162$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Niger, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.348 points in 2014, leaving it in 187th place in the table of 187 countries published.

If the reason to visit Niger are business, you must know it's in the 150th 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 Niger, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Niger Economy
Government
GDP Mill.$ [+]20157,143M.$
GDP Mill. € [+]20156,438M.€
GDP per capita [+]2015324€
GDP per capita [+]2015359$
Debt [+]20152,914 M.€
Debt [+]20153,233 M.$
Debt (%GDP) [+]201545.06%
Debt Per Capita [+]2015162$
Debt Per Capita [+]2015146 €
Deficit [+]2015-589 M.€
Deficit [+]2015-654 M.$
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2015-9.11%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20152,115.5
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20152,347.2
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2014421.3
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2014559.7
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201421.66%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20145.62%
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201269.8
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201254.4
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]200510.57%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201532.72%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2015106€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2015118$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201429$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201422€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20148€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201410$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20123€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20124$
Corruption Index [+]201534
Fragile States Index [+]201597.8
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201673º
Innovation Ranking [+]2016124º
Business
Doing Business [+]2017150º
Trade
Exports [+]2015946.4 M.€
Exports [+]20151,050.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201514.70%
Imports [+]20151,793.6 M.€
Imports [+]20151,990.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201527.86%
Trade balance [+]2015-847.2 M.€
Trade balance [+]2015-940.0 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-13.16%
Socio-Demography
Crude death rate [+]20149.12‰
Population [+]201519,899,120
Density [+]201516
HDI [+]20140.348
Global Peace Ranking [+]2016113º
Birth Rate [+]201449.44‰
Fertility Rate [+]20147.60
Life expectancy [+]201461.46
Number of homicides [+]2012788
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20124.5