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 2,876,101 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 128 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 7,847 millions of euros8,686 millions of dollars, ( 73.18% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 2,728€ euros per inhabitant3,020$ 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 0.764 points in 2015, leaving it in 74th place in the table of 187 countries published.

If the reason to visit Albania are business, you must know it's in the 65th 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
GDP Mill. € [+]201610,722M.€
GDP Mill.$ [+]201611,866M.$
GDP per capita [+]20163,700€
GDP per capita [+]20164,126$
Debt [+]20167,847
Debt [+]20168,686
Debt (%GDP) [+]201673.18%
Debt Per Capita [+]20162,728€
Debt Per Capita [+]20163,020$
Deficit [+]2016-189
Deficit [+]2016-209
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-1.76%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20163,123.9
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20163,457.9
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2013340.7
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2013452.5
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201312.12%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20149.37%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2016132.5
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016146.7
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20165.16%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201629.13%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20161,086€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20161,202$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2013117€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2013156$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014103€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014134$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201646€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201651$
Moody's Rating [+]08/04/2017B1
S&P Rating [+]02/05/2016B+
Corruption Index [+]201738
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201775º
Fragile States Index [+]201561.9
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201686º
Innovation Ranking [+]201692º
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q114.2%
Unemployed [+]2017Q1193 m.
NMW [+]2018216.0 $
NMW [+]2018180.5 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201566º
Euro / Lek [+]02/23/2018132.0000
Money Market
Key rates [+]05/04/20161.25%
Doing Business [+]201865º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015166.70
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200620.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201623.0%
Exports [+]20172,026.0 M.€
Exports [+]20161,962.1 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201616.52%
Imports [+]20174,648.0 M.€
Imports [+]20164,669.2 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201638.88%
Trade balance [+]2017-2,622.0 M.€
Trade balance [+]2016-2,707.1 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-22.37%
Density [+]2016100
Population [+]20162,876,101
Immigrant stock [+]201557,616
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20161,051.2
% Immigrant [+]20152.00%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2016185.0
Emigrant stock [+]20151,122,910
% Emigrant [+]201538.91%
HDI [+]20150.764
Global Peace Ranking [+]201757º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201662º
Ranking [+]201553º
Birth Rate [+]201511.30‰
Fertility Rate [+]20151.67
Crude death rate [+]20157.80‰
Life expectancy [+]201577.90
Crude marriage rate [+]20158.70‰
Crude divorce rate [+]20151.30‰
Number of homicides [+]201566
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20152.28
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20151.53