Brunei Brunei

Subscribe to our free email alert service

Brunei, is a country located at South-Eastern Asia, it has an area of 5,770 Km2 so it is one of the smallest countries in the world.

Brunei, with a population of 460,000 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it has a moderate population density, 80 people per km2.

It's capital is Bandar Seri Begawan and its currency is Brunei dollars

Brunei is holding the 136 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2019 was 310 millions of euros (347 millions of dollars), ( 2.58% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 673€ euros per inhabitant754$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Brunei, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.838 points in 2019, leaving it in 47th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Brunei are business, you must know it's in the 55th 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 Brunei, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Bandar Seri Begawan: Monthly Temp.
Bandar Seri Begawan: Monthly Rainfall
Brunei Economy
Annual GDP [+]201912,032M.€
Annual GDP [+]201913,470M.$
GDP per capita [+]201926,157€
GDP per capita [+]201929,314$
Debt (M.€.) [+]2019310
Debt (M.$.) [+]2019347
Debt (%GDP) [+]20192.58%
Debt Per Capita [+]2019673€
Debt Per Capita [+]2019754$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2019-856
Deficit (M.$) [+]2019-958
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2019-7.11%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20193,597.2
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20194,027.1
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2016455.7
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016504.5
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201611.44%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2017241.6
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]2017272.9
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20176.15%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2019402.6
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2019450.7
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20199.45%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201929.90%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20197,820€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20198,755$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20161,093€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20161,209$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017564€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017637$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2019875€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2019981$
Corruption Index [+]201863
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201956º
Fragile States Index [+]201859.8
Innovation Ranking [+]201867º
Unemployed [+]2015Q410 m.
Human Capital Ranking [+]201758º
Euro / Brunei dollars [+]03/05/20211.5963
US Dollar exchange rate [+]03/05/20211.3372
Doing Business [+]201955º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 201910,949
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 201925.22
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015730.33
Top tax rate + SSC [+]20200%
Annual arrivals [+]2018278,000
Exports [+]20195,797.2 M.€
Exports [+]20196,490.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201948.18%
Imports [+]20193,903.5 M.€
Imports [+]20194,370.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201932.44%
Trade balance [+]20191,893.7 M.€
Trade balance [+]20192,120.0 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]201915.74%
Density [+]201980
% Immigrant [+]201924.05%
% Emigrant [+]201910.21%
Birth Rate [+]201814.90‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2017782.2
Crude death rate [+]20184.45‰
Fertility Rate [+]20181.85
Population [+]2019460,000
Immigrant stock [+]2019110,641
Emigrant stock [+]201946,977
HDI [+]20190.838
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201890º
Life expectancy [+]201875.72
Suicides [+]20155
Suicide rate [+]20151.32
Number of homicides [+]20132
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20130.49
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]201915.98
Annual crude oil production [+]2019110
Crude Oil Reserves [+]20211,100.0
Consumption GWh [+]20183,555
Generation GWh [+]20184,036
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]03/04/20213
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]03/04/2021188
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]03/04/20216.52