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Barbados  

Barbados, is a country located at Caribbean, it has an area of 430 Km2, so it is one of the smallest countries in the world.

Barbados, with a population of 285,719 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it has a high population density, con 664 people per km2.

The capital is Bridgetown and its currency is Barbadian dollars

Barbados is holding the 146 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 5,978 millions of euros6,617 millions of dollars, ( 137.03% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 20,975€ euros per inhabitant23,217$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Barbados, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.795 points in 2015, leaving it in 54th place in the table of 188 countries published.

If the reason to visit Barbados are business, you must know it's in the 132th 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 Barbados, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Barbados Economy
Comptes nationaux - Government
Annual GDP [+]20174,246M.€
Annual GDP [+]20174,797M.$
GDP per capita [+]201714,861€
GDP per capita [+]201716,789$
Debt [+]20165,978
Debt [+]20166,617
Debt (%GDP) [+]2016137.03%
Debt Per Capita [+]201620,975€
Debt Per Capita [+]201623,217$
Deficit (M.€) [+]20169
Deficit (M.$) [+]201610
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20160.21%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20161,481.6
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20161,639.9
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2014231.1
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2014307.0
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201414.16%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201410.92%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201633.96%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20165,199€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20165,754$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2014828€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20141,100$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014598€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014794$
Moody's Rating [+]03/09/2017Caa3
S&P Rating [+]06/06/2018SD
Corruption Index [+]201768
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201555º
Fragile States Index [+]201549.3
Innovation Ranking [+]201537º
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2015Q211.9%
Unemployed [+]2015Q217 m.
Human Capital Ranking [+]201661º
Business
Doing Business [+]2018132º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015392.86
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201117.50%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201633.5%
Trade
Exports [+]2017389.5 M.€
Exports [+]2017440.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]20179.17%
Imports [+]20171,500.4 M.€
Imports [+]20171,695.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201735.34%
Trade balance [+]2017-1,110.9 M.€
Trade balance [+]2017-1,255.0 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2017-26.16%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2017664
Population [+]2017285,719
Immigrant stock [+]201734,660
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2016108.3
% Immigrant [+]201712.13%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201619.2
Emigrant stock [+]201798,467
% Emigrant [+]201734.46%
HDI [+]20150.795
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201628º
Birth Rate [+]201611.91‰
Fertility Rate [+]20161.80
Crude death rate [+]201610.74‰
Life expectancy [+]201675.91
Number of homicides [+]201531
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201510.91
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20165.41