Belize Belize

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Belize, is a country located at Central America, it has an area of 22,970 Km2 and it may be considered quite a small country.

Belize, with a population of 408,000 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it has a low population density, 18 people per km2.

It's capital is Belmopan and its currency is Belize dollars

Belize is holding the 175 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2019 was 1,724 millions of euros (1,930 millions of dollars), ( 105.08% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 4,225€ euros per inhabitant4,730$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Belize was on October of 2020 and it was -0.5%.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Belize, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.716 points in 2019, leaving it in 110th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Belize are business, you must know it's in the 125th 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 Belize, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Belmopan: Monthly Temp.
Belmopan: Monthly Rainfall
Belize Economy
Gouvernement
Annual GDP [+]20191,641M.€
Annual GDP [+]20191,837M.$
GDP per capita [+]20194,022€
GDP per capita [+]20194,498$
Debt (M.€.) [+]20191,724
Debt (M.$.) [+]20191,930
Debt (%GDP) [+]2019105.08%
Debt Per Capita [+]20194,225€
Debt Per Capita [+]20194,730$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2019-65
Deficit (M.$) [+]2019-73
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2019-3.97%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2019585.3
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2019655.3
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2017120.0
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2017135.5
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201721.30%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201762.4
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]201770.5
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201710.99%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201919.1
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201921.4
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20193.72%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201935.67%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20191,435€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20191,606$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2017309€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2017349$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017169€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017191$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201947€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201952$
Moody's Rating [+]11/24/2020Caa3
S&P Rating [+]02/25/2021CC
Corruption Index [+]200820
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2012123º
Fragile States Index [+]201863.7
RTI Raking [+]09/28/201867º
Innovation Ranking [+]2013102º
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q37.3%
Unemployed [+]2017Q312 m.
NMW [+]2012322.2 $
NMW [+]2012248.8 €
Markets
Euro / Belize dollars [+]03/04/20212.4072
US Dollar exchange rate [+]03/04/20211.9988
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]October 2020-0.5%
Money Market
Key rates [+]10/01/20192.30%
Business
Doing Business [+]2019125º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 2019348
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 20191.29
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015135.87
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]2018489,000
Exports [+]2019410.9 M.€
Exports [+]2019460.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201925.04%
Imports [+]2019875.4 M.€
Imports [+]2019980.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201953.35%
Trade balance [+]2019-464.5 M.€
Trade balance [+]2019-520.0 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2019-28.31%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201918
Remittance received (M.$) [+]201788.7
% Immigrant [+]201914.71%
% Emigrant [+]201916.70%
Birth Rate [+]201820.79‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2017198.1
Crude death rate [+]20184.72‰
Fertility Rate [+]20182.31
Population [+]2019408,000
Immigrant stock [+]201959,998
Emigrant stock [+]201968,144
HDI [+]20190.716
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2018111º
Life expectancy [+]201874.50
Suicides [+]201526
Suicide rate [+]20157.17
Number of homicides [+]2017142
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201737.79
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20190.95
Annual crude oil production [+]20192
Crude Oil Reserves [+]20216.7
Consumption GWh [+]2018568
Generation GWh [+]2018403
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]03/03/2021315
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]03/03/202112,328
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]03/03/2021772.06