Central African Republic Central African Republic

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  • Capital: Bangui
  • Population: 4,829,764
  • 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 4,829,764 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 168 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2020 was 910 millions of euros (1,037 millions of dollars), ( 43.43% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €188 euros per inhabitant$215 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
Annual GDP [+]2020€2,084M
Annual GDP [+]2020$2,380M
GDP per capita [+]2020€431
GDP per capita [+]2020$493
Debt (M.€.) [+]2020910
Debt ($M) [+]20201,037
Debt (%GDP) [+]202043.43%
Debt Per Capita [+]2020€188
Debt Per Capita [+]2020$215
Deficit (M.€) [+]2020-70
Deficit ($M) [+]2020-80
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2020-3.36%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2020526.3
Expenditure ($M) [+]2020599.8
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201935.1
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]201939.3
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20219.09%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201713.7
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]201715.5
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20175.03%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]202039.0
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]202044.6
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20207.95%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202025.12%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020€109
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020$124
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2019€7
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2019$8
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017€3
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$3
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020€8
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020$9
Corruption Index [+]202124
Fragile States Index [+]2018111.1
Doing Business [+]2019183º
Annual arrivals [+]2017107,000
Exports [+]2021€136.9M
Exports [+]2021$161.9M
Exports % GDP [+]20205.58%
Imports [+]2021€499.1M
Imports [+]2021$590.2M
Imports % GDP [+]202024.92%
Trade balance [+]2021€-362.2M
Trade balance [+]2021$-428.4M
Trade balance % GDP [+]2020-19.34%
Density [+]20208
Global Peace Ranking [+]2021155º
% Immigrant [+]20191.91%
% Emigrant [+]201916.18%
Birth Rate [+]202034.88‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]2017127.8
Crude death rate [+]202011.72‰
Fertility Rate [+]20204.57
% risk of poverty [+]200862.0%
Population [+]20204,829,764
Immigrant stock [+]201990,649
Emigrant stock [+]2019767,884
HDI [+]20190.397
Life expectancy [+]202053.68
Suicides [+]2015851
Suicide rate [+]201518.94
Number of homicides [+]2016913
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201620.12
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20200.07
Consumption GWh [+]2019140
Generation GWh [+]2020151
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]05/25/2022113
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]05/25/202214,649
Fully vaccinated [+]05/22/20221,036,577
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]05/25/202223.40
Doses administered [+]05/22/20221,185,512