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 430,000 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it has a low population density, 19 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 2021 was 1,685 millions of euros (1,994 millions of dollars), ( 82.21% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €3,919 euros per inhabitant$4,638 dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Belize was on December of 2022 and it was 6.7%.

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 0.683 points in 2021, leaving it in 123th place in the table of 191 countries published.

If the reason to visit Belize are business, you must know it's in the 135th 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
Annual GDP [+]2021€1,513M
Annual GDP [+]2021$1,790M
GDP per capita [+]2021€3,519
GDP per capita [+]2021$4,163
Debt (M.€.) [+]20211,685
Debt ($M) [+]20211,994
Debt (%GDP) [+]202182.21%
Debt Per Capita [+]2021€3,919
Debt Per Capita [+]2021$4,638
Deficit (M.€) [+]2021-39
Deficit ($M) [+]2021-47
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2021-1.93%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2021512.1
Expenditure ($M) [+]2021606.1
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2020140.5
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]2020160.3
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]202122.17%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201776.9
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]201786.8
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201710.99%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]202027.9
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]202031.8
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20203.84%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202124.99%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021€1,191
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021$1,410
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2020€333
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2020$380
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017€169
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$191
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020€66
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020$75
Moody's Rating [+]11/16/2022Caa2
S&P Rating [+]11/09/2021B-
Corruption Index [+]200820
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2012123º
Fragile States Index [+]201863.7
RTI Raking [+]09/28/201867º
Innovation Ranking [+]2013102º
Unemployment rate [+]2020Q329.3%
Unemployed [+]2020Q363K
NMW [+]2022$321.8
NMW [+]2022€284.1
Euro / Belize dollars [+]02/02/20232.1882
US Dollar exchange rate [+]02/02/20231.9988
CPI (overall index) [+]December 20226.7%
Money Market
Key rates [+]11/01/20212.25%
Doing Business [+]2020135º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 2019348
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 20191.29
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015135.87
Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]202026.1%
Annual arrivals [+]2019503,002
Exports [+]2021€267.0M
Exports [+]2021$315.8M
Exports % GDP [+]202117.65%
Imports [+]2021€635.6M
Imports [+]2021$751.7M
Imports % GDP [+]202142.00%
Trade balance [+]2021€-368.6M
Trade balance [+]2021$-435.9M
Trade balance % GDP [+]2021-24.36%
Density [+]202119
Remittance received ($M) [+]201788.7
% Immigrant [+]201914.71%
% Emigrant [+]201916.70%
Birth Rate [+]202020.25‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]2017198.1
Crude death rate [+]20204.80‰
Fertility Rate [+]20202.25
Population [+]2021430,000
Immigrant stock [+]201959,998
Emigrant stock [+]201968,144
HDI [+]20210.683
Gender Gap Ranking [+]202295º
Life expectancy [+]202074.75
Suicides [+]201526
Suicide rate [+]20157.17
Number of homicides [+]2020102
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]202025.65
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20211.57
Annual crude oil production [+]20211
Crude Oil Reserves [+]20216.7
Consumption GWh [+]2021925
Generation GWh [+]2021644
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]02/03/2023688
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]02/03/202370,660
Fully vaccinated [+]01/27/2023221,297
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]02/03/20231,600.00
Doses administered [+]01/27/2023502,020