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Albania  

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 2,870,324 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 126 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 7,860 millions of euros8,700 millions of dollars, ( 73.31% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 2,732€ euros per inhabitant3,025$ 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 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
Comptes nationaux - Government
Annual GDP [+]201711,576M.€
Annual GDP [+]201713,000M.$
GDP per capita [+]20174,000€
GDP per capita [+]20174,529$
Debt [+]20167,860
Debt [+]20168,700
Debt (%GDP) [+]201673.31%
Debt Per Capita [+]20162,732€
Debt Per Capita [+]20163,025$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2016-189
Deficit (M.$) [+]2016-209
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-1.76%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20163,123.7
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20163,457.6
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2013340.7
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2013452.5
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201312.12%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20149.37%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2017144.0
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2017161.7
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20171.40%
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. [+]201750€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201756$
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 [+]201793º
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q114.2%
Unemployed [+]2017Q1193 m.
NMW [+]2018216.0 $
NMW [+]2018180.5 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201670º
Markets
US Dollar exchange rate [+]02/23/2018107.2000
Money Market
Key rates [+]05/04/20161.25%
Business
Doing Business [+]201865º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015166.70
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200620.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201623.0%
Trade
Exports [+]20172,026.0 M.€
Exports [+]20172,301.4 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201717.50%
Imports [+]20174,648.0 M.€
Imports [+]20175,294.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201740.15%
Trade balance [+]2017-2,622.0 M.€
Trade balance [+]2017-2,992.6 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2017-22.65%
Retail Sales YoY [+]June 20181.2%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2017100
Population [+]20172,870,324
Immigrant stock [+]201752,484
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20161,051.2
% Immigrant [+]20171.83%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2016185.0
Emigrant stock [+]20171,148,144
% Emigrant [+]201740.00%
HDI [+]20170.785
Global Peace Ranking [+]201852º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201662º
Ranking [+]201553º
Birth Rate [+]201710.70‰
Fertility Rate [+]20161.56
Crude death rate [+]20177.70‰
Life expectancy [+]201678.50
Crude marriage rate [+]20167.80‰
Crude divorce rate [+]20161.90‰
Number of homicides [+]201566
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20152.28
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20161.78