Central African Republic Central African Republic

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  • Capital: Bangui
  • Population: 4,745,185
  • Surface Area: 622,980 km2
  • Currency: Central African CFA francs
  • Religion: Mostly Christianity
  • Belongs to: ACP, ECCAS, IMF, UN

Central African Republic, is a country located at Middle Africa, it has an area of 622,980 Km2.

Central African Republic, with a population of 4,745,185 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it has a low population density, 8 people per km2.

It's capital is Bangui and its currency is Central African CFA francs

Central African Republic is holding the 170 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2019 was 960 millions of euros (1,074 millions of dollars), ( 47.18% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 202€ euros per inhabitant226$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Central African Republic, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.397 points in 2019, leaving it in 188th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Central African Republic are business, you must know it's in the 183th 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 Central African Republic, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Central African Republic Economy
Gouvernement
Annual GDP [+]20191,983M.€
Annual GDP [+]20192,220M.$
GDP per capita [+]2019418€
GDP per capita [+]2019468$
Debt (M.€.) [+]2019960
Debt (M.$.) [+]20191,074
Debt (%GDP) [+]201947.18%
Debt Per Capita [+]2019202€
Debt Per Capita [+]2019226$
Deficit (M.€) [+]201929
Deficit (M.$) [+]201932
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20191.42%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2019344.2
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2019385.3
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201119.4
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201127.0
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20117.83%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201713.7
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]201715.5
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20175.03%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201929.7
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201933.3
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20198.05%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201916.92%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201973€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201981$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20114€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20116$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20173€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20173$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20196€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20197$
Corruption Index [+]202026
Fragile States Index [+]2018111.1
Business
Doing Business [+]2019183º
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]2017107,000
Exports [+]2020105.2 M.€
Exports [+]2020120.2 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]20196.64%
Imports [+]2020490.4 M.€
Imports [+]2020560.1 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201927.18%
Trade balance [+]2020-385.1 M.€
Trade balance [+]2020-439.9 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2019-20.54%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]20198
Global Peace Ranking [+]2020155º
% Immigrant [+]20191.91%
% Emigrant [+]201916.18%
Birth Rate [+]201835.35‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2017127.8
Crude death rate [+]201812.29‰
Fertility Rate [+]20184.72
Population [+]20194,745,185
Immigrant stock [+]201990,649
Emigrant stock [+]2019767,884
HDI [+]20190.397
Life expectancy [+]201852.81
Suicides [+]2015851
Suicide rate [+]201518.94
Number of homicides [+]2016913
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201620.12
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20190.10
Consumption GWh [+]2018140
Generation GWh [+]2018151
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]07/26/202198
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]07/26/20217,148
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]07/26/202120.65