• Capital: Ashgabat
  • Population: 5,373,502
  • Surface Area: 488,100 km2
  • Currency: Turkmen new manats
  • Belongs to: ECO, IMF, UN, OSCE

Turkmenistan, is a country located at Central Asia, it has an area of 488,100 Km2,

Turkmenistan, with a population of 5,373,502 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it has a low population density, 11 people per km2.

The capital is Ashgabat and its currency is Turkmen new manats

Turkmenistan is holding the 91 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2015 was 7,485 millions of euros8,304 millions of dollars, ( 23.16% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 1,393 € euros per inhabitant1,546$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Turkmenistan, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.688 points in 2014, leaving it in 109th place in the table of 187 countries published.

If the reason to visit are business, you must know it's in the th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

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Turkmenistan Economy
GDP [+]201532,316 M.€
GDP [+]201535,855 M.$
GDP per capita [+]20156,673$
GDP per capita [+]20156,014€
Debt [+]20157,485 M.€
Debt [+]20158,304 M.$
Debt (%GDP) [+]201523.16%
Debt Per Capita [+]20151,546$
Debt Per Capita [+]20151,393 €
Deficit [+]2015-225 M.€
Deficit [+]2015-250 M.$
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2015-0.70%
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20156,197.4
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20155,585.7
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20121,072.2
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2012834.6
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201220.80%
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]2014623.3
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2014469.2
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20148.68%
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]1999111.9
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]1999105.0
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201517.29%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20151,153$
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20151,040€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2012207$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2012161€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201488€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014117$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]199925$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]199924€
Fitch Rating [+]05/18/2001CCC-
Corruption Index [+]201518
Fragile States Index [+]201577.5
Exports [+]201512,618.3 M.€
Exports [+]201514,000.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201539.05%
Imports [+]20157,030.2 M.€
Imports [+]20157,800.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201521.75%
Trade balance [+]20155,588.1 M.€
Trade balance [+]20156,200.0 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]201517.29%
Crude death rate [+]20147.78‰
Population [+]20155,373,502
Density [+]201511
HDI [+]20140.688
Global Peace Ranking [+]2016106º
Birth Rate [+]201421.10‰
Fertility Rate [+]20142.30
Life expectancy [+]201465.60
Number of homicides [+]2012223
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20124.3