• Capital: N Djamena
  • Population: 14,899,994
  • Surface Area: 1,284,000 km2
  • Currency: Franco Central African CFA franc
  • Religion: Mostly Islam
  • Belongs to: ACP, ECCAS, IMF, UN, AU

Chad, is a country located at Middle Africa, it has an area of 1,284,000 Km2, and it may be considered a large country.

Chad, with a population of 14,899,994 people, it is ranked at 73º position by population of 196 countries and it has a low population density, 12 people per km2.

The capital is N Djamena and its currency is Franco Central African CFA franc

Chad is holding the 140 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 4,779 millions of euros5,290 millions of dollars, ( 52.41% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 331€ euros per inhabitant366$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Chad, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.404 points in 2017, leaving it in 186th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Chad are business, you must know it's in the 181th 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 Chad, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Chad Economy
Comptes nationaux - Government
Annual GDP [+]20178,852M.€
Annual GDP [+]201710,000M.$
GDP per capita [+]2017594€
GDP per capita [+]2017671$
Debt [+]20164,779
Debt [+]20165,290
Debt (%GDP) [+]201652.41%
Debt Per Capita [+]2016331€
Debt Per Capita [+]2016366$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2016-178
Deficit (M.$) [+]2016-197
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-1.96%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20161,323.9
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20161,465.4
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2013278.7
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2013370.2
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201312.46%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20148.97%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2017190.4
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2017215.1
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201713.83%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201614.52%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201692€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016101$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201321€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201328$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201415€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201420$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201713€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201714$
Corruption Index [+]201720
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2018140º
Fragile States Index [+]2015108.4
Human Capital Ranking [+]2016128º
Doing Business [+]2019181º
Exports [+]20171,150.8 M.€
Exports [+]20171,300.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201713.00%
Imports [+]20172,478.5 M.€
Imports [+]20172,800.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201728.00%
Trade balance [+]2017-1,327.8 M.€
Trade balance [+]2017-1,500.0 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2017-15.00%
Density [+]201712
Population [+]201714,899,994
Immigrant stock [+]2017489,690
% Immigrant [+]20173.29%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2017238.5
Emigrant stock [+]2017246,960
% Emigrant [+]20171.66%
HDI [+]20170.404
Global Peace Ranking [+]2018135º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016140º
Birth Rate [+]201643.33‰
Fertility Rate [+]20165.95
Crude death rate [+]201612.95‰
Life expectancy [+]201652.90
Number of homicides [+]20151,266
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20159.02
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20160.12