Country comparison Belgium vs North Korea

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Gouvernement
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2023Q412,589K
Annual GDP [+]2023€584,699Mchart€15,371M2017Annual GDP [+]
Annual GDP [+]2023$632,235Mchart$17,365M2017Annual GDP [+]
GDP per capita [+]2023€49,720chart€6022017GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2023$53,840chart$6812017GDP per capita [+]
Quarterly GDP [+]2023Q4€147,825M
Debt (M.€.) [+]2023614,933
Debt ($M) [+]2023664,927
Debt (%GDP) [+]2023105.20%
Debt Per Capita [+]2023€52,367
Debt Per Capita [+]2023$56,624
Deficit (M.€) [+]2023-25,965
Deficit ($M) [+]2023-28,076
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2023-4.40%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2023319,140.5
Expenditure ($M) [+]2023345,086.6
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201829,357.5
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]201834,688.7
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201812.22%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]202246,064,855,000.0chart288.21999Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]202248,506,292,315.0chart307.21999Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201715.31%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20226,538.3
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]20226,831.4
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20222.23%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202354.60%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2023€27,178
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2023$29,387
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2018€2,569
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2018$3,043
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2022€3,965chart€121999Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2022$4,175chart$131999Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2022€560
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2022$588
Moody's Rating [+]04/28/2023Aa3
S&P Rating [+]11/25/2011AA
Fitch Rating [+]04/03/2020AA-
Corruption Index [+]202273chart172022Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201922º
Fragile States Index [+]201829.7chart93.22018Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]2022120º
Innovation Ranking [+]201825º
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]March 20245.5%
Unemployment rate [+]2023Q45.5%
Unemployed [+]2023Q4295K
NMW [+]2024$2,203.6
NMW [+]2024€1,994.2
Average Wage [+]2022$58,264
Average Wage [+]2023€59,285
Human Capital Ranking [+]201715º
Markets
US Dollar exchange rate [+]05/21/20240.9205
10-Year Bond Yield [+]05/21/20243.04%
Risk Premium [+]05/21/202453
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]05/21/20247.45%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]April 20243.4%
HICP [+]April 20244.9%
PPI Year on Year [+]March 2024-13.4%
Money Market
Key rates [+]09/20/20234.50%
Business
Doing Business [+]202046º
IPI Year on Year [+]March 2024-3.2%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 2022366,333
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 202236.75
Motor vehicle production [+]2022276,554
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2021591.19
Taxes
Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]202244.8%
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200621.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202260.2%
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]20199,343,324
Exports [+]2023€522,482.2Mchart€320.9M2023Exports [+]
Exports [+]2023$562,439.0Mchart$347.0M2023Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]202389.36%chart10.19%2017Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]2023€506,969.1Mchart€2,521.0M2023Imports [+]
Imports [+]2023$546,764.8Mchart$2,726.0M2023Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]202386.71%chart21.77%2017Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2023€15,513.1Mchart€-2,200.1M2023Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2023$15,674.2Mchart$-2,379.0M2023Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]20232.65%chart-11.58%2017Trade balance % GDP [+]
Retail Sales YoY [+]December 2023-6.2%
Socio-Demography
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]201524º
Density [+]2022385chart2152021Density [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]202320ºchart149º2023Global Peace Ranking [+]
Crude divorce rate [+]20221.70‰
Remittance received ($M) [+]201710,273.0
% Immigrant [+]202017.36%chart0.19%2020% Immigrant [+]
% Emigrant [+]20205.00%chart0.43%2020% Emigrant [+]
Birth Rate [+]20229.80‰chart13.24‰2021Birth Rate [+]
Remittance sent ($M) [+]20176,021.6chart200.62017Remittance sent ($M) [+]
Crude death rate [+]202210.00‰chart9.31‰2021Crude death rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20221.53chart1.812021Fertility Rate [+]
Crude marriage rate [+]20224.20‰
% risk of poverty [+]202312.3%
Population [+]202211,742,796chart25,971,9092021Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]20202,005,479chart49,5492020Immigrant stock [+]
Emigrant stock [+]2020577,463chart110,3772020Emigrant stock [+]
HDI [+]20210.937
Gender Gap Ranking [+]202310º
Life expectancy [+]202382.50chart73.282021Life expectancy [+]
Suicides [+]20211,674chart3,9812015Suicides [+]
Suicide rate [+]202114.28chart15.762015Suicide rate [+]
Number of homicides [+]2021125
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20211.08
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20227.72chart2.092022CO2 Tons per capita [+]
Consumption GWh [+]202279,972chart18,2402022Consumption GWh [+]
Generation GWh [+]202290,893chart22,2732022Generation GWh [+]
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]05/05/202434,339chart603/09/2023COVID-19 - Deaths [+]
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]05/05/20244,861,717chart103/09/2023COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]
Fully vaccinated [+]02/11/20249,170,945
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]05/05/20242,924.26chart0.2303/09/2023COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]
Doses administered [+]02/11/202431,469,387
  • Capital: Pyongyang
  • Population: 25,971,909
  • Surface Area: 120,540 km2
  • Currency: North Korean won
  • Religion: Unbelieving majority
  • Belongs to: UN