• Capital: Kigali
  • Population: 11,883,000
  • Surface Area: 26,340 km2
  • Currency: Rwandan francs
  • Belongs to: ACP, IMF, UN, AU

Rwanda, is a country located at Eastern Africa, it has an area of 26,340 Km2, and it may be considered quite a small country.

Rwanda, with a population of 11,883,000 people, it is ranked at 77º position by population of 196 countries and it has a high population density, con 451 people per km2.

The capital is Kigali and its currency is Rwandan francs

Rwanda is holding the 142 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2015 was 2,493 millions of euros2,766 millions of dollars, ( 33.42% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 215 € euros per inhabitant238$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Rwanda, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.483 points in 2014, leaving it in 164th place in the table of 187 countries published.

If the reason to visit Rwanda are business, you must know it's in the 56th 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 Rwanda, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Kigali: Monthly Temp.
Kigali: Monthly Rainfall
Rwanda Economy
GDP Mill. € [+]20167,594M.€
GDP Mill.$ [+]20168,406M.$
GDP per capita [+]2016639€
GDP per capita [+]2016707$
Debt [+]20152,493 M.€
Debt [+]20152,766 M.$
Debt (%GDP) [+]201533.42%
Debt Per Capita [+]2015215 €
Debt Per Capita [+]2015238$
Deficit [+]2015-206 M.€
Deficit [+]2015-229 M.$
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2015-2.77%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20152,048.2
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20152,272.4
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2013288.6
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2013383.3
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201316.60%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20149.86%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201586.3
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201595.7
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20156.93%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201527.46%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2015176€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2015196$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201326€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201335$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201415€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201420$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20157€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20158$
S&P Rating [+]09/09/2016B
Fitch Rating [+]05/12/2017B+
Corruption Index [+]201654
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201658º
Fragile States Index [+]201590.2
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201655º
Innovation Ranking [+]201683º
Human Capital Ranking [+]2015108º
Doing Business [+]201756º
Exports [+]2016672.5 M.€
Exports [+]2016744.4 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]20168.86%
Imports [+]20162,071.6 M.€
Imports [+]20162,293.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201627.28%
Trade balance [+]2016-1,399.0 M.€
Trade balance [+]2016-1,548.6 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-18.42%
Density [+]2016451
Population [+]201611,883,000
Immigrant stock [+]2015441,525
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015161.4
% Immigrant [+]20153.80%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015255.8
Emigrant stock [+]2015315,866
% Emigrant [+]20152.72%
HDI [+]20140.483
Global Peace Ranking [+]2017113º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016
Ranking [+]201589º
Birth Rate [+]201531.16‰
Fertility Rate [+]20153.80
Crude death rate [+]20156.83‰
Life expectancy [+]201564.52
Number of homicides [+]2013500
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20134.5
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20150.12