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 176 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2020 was 1,852 millions of euros (2,111 millions of dollars), ( 133.08% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €4,420 euros per inhabitant$5,037 dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Belize was on March of 2022 and it was 5.7%.

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 0.716 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 [+]2020€1,392M
Annual GDP [+]2020$1,586M
GDP per capita [+]2020€3,318
GDP per capita [+]2020$3,781
Debt (M.€.) [+]20201,852
Debt ($M) [+]20202,111
Debt (%GDP) [+]2020133.08%
Debt Per Capita [+]2020€4,420
Debt Per Capita [+]2020$5,037
Deficit (M.€) [+]2020-126
Deficit ($M) [+]2020-144
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2020-9.05%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2020550.4
Expenditure ($M) [+]2020627.2
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2020110.5
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]2020125.9
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]202122.17%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201762.8
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]201770.8
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201710.99%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]202021.9
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]202025.0
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20203.84%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202039.54%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020€1,313
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020$1,497
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2020€263
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2020$300
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017€169
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$191
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020€52
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020$60
Moody's Rating [+]11/24/2020Caa3
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
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2020Q329.3%
Unemployed [+]2020Q363K
NMW [+]2019$321.8
NMW [+]2019€283.3
Markets
Euro / Belize dollars [+]05/18/20222.1028
US Dollar exchange rate [+]05/18/20221.9988
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]March 20225.7%
Money Market
Key rates [+]11/01/20212.25%
Business
Doing Business [+]2019125º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 2019348
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 20191.29
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015135.87
Taxes
Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]202026.1%
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]2019503,002
Exports [+]2021€267.0M
Exports [+]2021$315.8M
Exports % GDP [+]202018.07%
Imports [+]2021€635.6M
Imports [+]2021$751.7M
Imports % GDP [+]202049.52%
Trade balance [+]2021€-368.6M
Trade balance [+]2021$-435.9M
Trade balance % GDP [+]2020-31.44%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]202119
Remittance received ($M) [+]201788.7
% Immigrant [+]201914.71%
% Emigrant [+]201916.70%
Birth Rate [+]201920.51‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]2017198.1
Crude death rate [+]20194.76‰
Fertility Rate [+]20192.27
Population [+]2021430,000
Immigrant stock [+]201959,998
Emigrant stock [+]201968,144
HDI [+]20190.716
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2020110º
Life expectancy [+]201974.62
Suicides [+]201526
Suicide rate [+]20157.17
Number of homicides [+]2019134
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201934.33
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20201.01
Annual crude oil production [+]20211
Crude Oil Reserves [+]20216.7
Consumption GWh [+]2019992
Generation GWh [+]2020597
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]05/18/2022677
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]05/18/202258,215
Fully vaccinated [+]05/13/2022211,376
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]05/18/20221,574.42
Doses administered [+]05/13/2022474,128