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Palau  

  • Capital: Ngerulmud
  • Population: 18,000
  • Surface Area: 460 km2
  • Currency: United States dollars
  • Belongs to: ACP, IMF, UN, PIF

Palau, is a country located at Micronesia, it has an area of 460 Km2, so it is one of the smallest countries in the world.

Palau, with a population of 18,000 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world ant it has a moderate population density, 39 people per km2.

The capital is Ngerulmud and its currency is United States dollars

Palau is holding the 192 position by nominal GDP.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Palau, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.78 points in 2014, leaving it in 61th place in the table of 187 countries published.

If the reason to visit Palau are business, you must know it's in the 136th 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 , if you want to see information about other countries click here

Palau Economy
Government
GDP Mill. € [+]2015256M.€
GDP Mill.$ [+]2015284M.$
GDP per capita [+]201514,221€
GDP per capita [+]201515,907$
Deficit [+]201513 M.€
Deficit [+]201514 M.$
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20155.07%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201591.9
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015102.0
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]200213.0
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]200212.3
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]200215.34%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201413.2
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]201417.6
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201418.11%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201535.99%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20155,107€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20155,667$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2002683€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2002632$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014680€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014919$
Business
Doing Business [+]2017136º
Trade
Exports [+]20169.0 M.€
Exports [+]201610.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]20152.25%
Imports [+]2016153.6 M.€
Imports [+]2016170.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201552.93%
Trade balance [+]2016-144.6 M.€
Trade balance [+]2016-160.0 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-50.68%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201539
Population [+]201518,000
Immigrant stock [+]20155,664
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20152.2
% Immigrant [+]201531.47%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201516.1
Emigrant stock [+]20152,552
% Emigrant [+]201514.18%
HDI [+]20140.780
Birth Rate [+]201413.40‰
Fertility Rate [+]20152.21
Crude death rate [+]20149.30‰
Life expectancy [+]200569.13
Number of homicides [+]20121
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20123.1
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20151.71