Albania, is a country located at Southern Europe, it has an area of 28,750 Km2, and it may be considered quite a small country.

Albania, with a population of 2,862,427 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world 100 people per km2.

The capital is Tirana and its currency is Lek

Albania is holding the 124 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2018 was 8,911 millions of euros10,524 millions of dollars, ( 69.92% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 3,113€ euros per inhabitant3,677$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Albania, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.785 points in 2017, leaving it in 68th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Albania are business, you must know it's in the 63th 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 Albania, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Albania Economy
Annual GDP [+]201812,746M.€
Annual GDP [+]201815,059M.$
GDP per capita [+]20184,453€
GDP per capita [+]20185,239$
Debt [+]20188,911
Debt [+]201810,524
Debt (%GDP) [+]201869.92%
Debt Per Capita [+]20183,113€
Debt Per Capita [+]20183,677$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2018-208
Deficit (M.$) [+]2018-245
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2018-1.63%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20183,730.1
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20184,405.2
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2017253.2
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2017286.0
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20177.52%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2016296.9
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]2016328.6
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20169.51%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2018150.3
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2018177.5
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20184.08%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201829.27%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20181,303€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20181,539$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201788€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201799$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2016101€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2016112$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201852€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201862$
Moody's Rating [+]08/02/2019B1
S&P Rating [+]02/05/2016B+
Corruption Index [+]201836
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201876º
Fragile States Index [+]201860.1
RTI Raking [+]09/28/2018
Innovation Ranking [+]201883º
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q114.2%
Unemployed [+]2017Q1193 m.
NMW [+]2019242.5 $
NMW [+]2019210.7 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201785º
US Dollar exchange rate [+]02/23/2018107.2000
PPI Year on Year [+]June 20190.2%
Money Market
Key rates [+]06/06/20181.00%
Doing Business [+]201963º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 20172,865
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 20171.17
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015167.31
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200620.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201823.0%
Exports [+]20182,431.0 M.€
Exports [+]20172,301.4 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201819.07%
Imports [+]20185,026.0 M.€
Imports [+]20175,294.1 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201839.43%
Trade balance [+]2018-2,595.0 M.€
Trade balance [+]2017-2,992.7 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2018-20.36%
Retail Sales YoY [+]December 20185.6%
Ranking [+]201553º
Density [+]2018100
Global Peace Ranking [+]201951º
Crude divorce rate [+]20171.60‰
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20171,381.9
% Immigrant [+]20171.83%
% Emigrant [+]201740.00%
Birth Rate [+]201810.10‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2017198.6
Crude death rate [+]20187.60‰
Fertility Rate [+]20171.48
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20162.70
Crude marriage rate [+]20177.90‰
Population [+]20182,862,427
Immigrant stock [+]201752,484
Emigrant stock [+]20171,148,144
HDI [+]20170.785
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201834º
Life expectancy [+]201778.50
Number of homicides [+]201679
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20171.72