Country comparison Belgium vs Barbados

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Gouvernement
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2023Q412,304K
Annual GDP [+]2022€554,044Mchart€5,394M2022Annual GDP [+]
Annual GDP [+]2022$579,059Mchart$5,685M2022Annual GDP [+]
GDP per capita [+]2022€47,440chart€19,1832022GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2022$49,843chart$20,2172022GDP per capita [+]
Quarterly GDP [+]2023Q4€144,627M
Debt (M.€.) [+]2022578,063chart6,9412022Debt (M.€.) [+]
Debt ($M) [+]2022608,761chart7,3152022Debt ($M) [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]2022104.30%chart122.51%2022Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2022€49,180chart€24,6852022Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2022$51,792chart$26,0152022Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit (M.€) [+]2022-21,345chart-1162022Deficit (M.€) [+]
Deficit ($M) [+]2022-22,495chart-1222022Deficit ($M) [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2022-3.90%chart-2.05%2022Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2022294,217.9chart1,797.02022Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Expenditure ($M) [+]2022310,069.6chart1,893.82022Expenditure ($M) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201829,357.5chart264.12021Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]201834,685.7chart312.62021Education Expenditure ($M) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201812.22%chart16.58%2021Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]202246,064,855,000.0chart132.22017Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]202248,506,292,315.0chart149.32017Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201715.31%chart9.08%2017Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20226,536.3
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]20226,831.4
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20222.23%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202253.50%chart31.72%2022Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2022€25,031chart€6,3912022Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2022$26,380chart$6,7352022Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2018€2,569chart€9392021Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2018$3,043chart$1,1122021Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2022€3,965chart€4632017Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2022$4,175chart$5232017Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2022€560
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2022$588
Moody's Rating [+]04/28/2023Aa3B308/03/2023Moody's Rating [+]
S&P Rating [+]11/25/2011AAB-10/26/2023S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]04/03/2020AA-
Corruption Index [+]202273chart652022Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201922ºchart77º2019Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201829.7chart48.22018Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]2022120º
Innovation Ranking [+]201825ºchart37º2015Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]December 20235.7%
Unemployment rate [+]2023Q45.6%chart11.9%2015Q2Unemployment rate [+]
Unemployed [+]2023Q4300Kchart17K2015Q2Unemployed [+]
NMW [+]2023$2,088.6chart$736.72022NMW [+]
NMW [+]2024€1,994.2
Average Wage [+]2022$58,264
Average Wage [+]2022€55,332
Human Capital Ranking [+]201715ºchart79º2017Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
US Dollar exchange rate [+]02/23/20240.9230
10-Year Bond Yield [+]02/23/20242.91%
Risk Premium [+]02/23/202455
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]12/29/20240%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]December 20231.4%
HICP [+]January 20241.5%
PPI Year on Year [+]December 2023-18.4%
Money Market
Key rates [+]09/20/20234.50%
Business
Doing Business [+]202046ºchart128º2020Doing Business [+]
IPI Year on Year [+]December 2023-2.9%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 2022366,333
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 202236.72
Motor vehicle production [+]2022276,554
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2021591.19chart387.322015Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]202244.8%chart31.9%2021Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200621.00%chart17.50%01/01/2011Standard VAT [+]
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202260.2%chart28.5%2020Top tax rate + SSC [+]
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]20199,343,324chart680,0002018Annual arrivals [+]
Exports [+]2023€530,365.7Mchart€287.2M2021Exports [+]
Exports [+]2023$527,627.8Mchart$339.6M2021Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]2022109.46%chart7.02%2021Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]2023€515,608.8Mchart€1,362.7M2021Imports [+]
Imports [+]2023$514,037.6Mchart$1,611.7M2021Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]2022106.26%chart33.30%2021Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2023€12,568.4Mchart€-1,075.6M2021Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2023$15,956.6Mchart$-1,272.1M2021Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]20223.20%chart-26.28%2021Trade balance % GDP [+]
Retail Sales YoY [+]December 2023-6.2%
Socio-Demography
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]201524º
Density [+]2022385chart6542021Density [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]202320ºchart-1º2023Global Peace Ranking [+]
Crude divorce rate [+]20211.90‰
Remittance received ($M) [+]201710,273.0chart111.72017Remittance received ($M) [+]
% Immigrant [+]202017.36%chart12.11%2020% Immigrant [+]
% Emigrant [+]20205.00%chart34.59%2020% Emigrant [+]
Birth Rate [+]20229.80‰chart10.83‰2021Birth Rate [+]
Remittance sent ($M) [+]20176,021.6chart20.12017Remittance sent ($M) [+]
Crude death rate [+]202210.00‰chart9.01‰2021Crude death rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20221.53chart1.632021Fertility Rate [+]
Crude marriage rate [+]20213.50‰
% risk of poverty [+]202312.3%
Population [+]202211,754,004chart281,2002021Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]20202,005,479chart34,8692020Immigrant stock [+]
Emigrant stock [+]2020577,463chart99,6112020Emigrant stock [+]
HDI [+]20210.937chart0.7902021HDI [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]202310ºchart31º2023Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Life expectancy [+]202281.80chart77.572021Life expectancy [+]
Suicides [+]20211,674chart12015Suicides [+]
Suicide rate [+]202114.41chart0.422015Suicide rate [+]
Number of homicides [+]2021125chart432022Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20211.08chart15.272022Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20218.22chart6.132021CO2 Tons per capita [+]
12022Annual crude oil production [+]
2.02021Crude Oil Reserves [+]
Consumption GWh [+]202183,413chart1,0062021Consumption GWh [+]
Generation GWh [+]202194,864chart1,0712021Generation GWh [+]
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]02/04/202434,339chart59302/04/2024COVID-19 - Deaths [+]
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]02/04/20244,855,952chart110,37502/04/2024COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]
Fully vaccinated [+]02/11/20249,170,945chart155,04509/22/2023Fully vaccinated [+]
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]02/04/20242,921.47chart2,108.8202/04/2024COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]
Doses administered [+]02/11/202431,469,387chart381,74309/22/2023Doses administered [+]