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Gouvernement
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2022Q111,831K
Annual GDP [+]2021€506,205Mchart€226M2020Annual GDP [+]
Annual GDP [+]2021$598,689Mchart$258M2020Annual GDP [+]
GDP per capita [+]2021€43,680chart€12,9732020GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2021$51,813chart$14,7842020GDP per capita [+]
Quarterly GDP [+]2022Q1€136,705M
Debt (M.€.) [+]2021548,703
Debt ($M) [+]2021648,951
Debt (%GDP) [+]2021108.20%
Debt Per Capita [+]2021€47,487
Debt Per Capita [+]2021$56,163
Deficit (M.€) [+]2021-27,966chart-252020Deficit (M.€) [+]
Deficit ($M) [+]2021-33,075chart-282020Deficit ($M) [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2021-5.50%chart-10.93%2020Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2021277,969.3chart131.62020Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Expenditure ($M) [+]2021328,754.3chart150.02020Expenditure ($M) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201829,338.4chart12.92002Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]201834,658.3chart12.22002Education Expenditure ($M) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201812.22%chart15.54%2002Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201938,986.8chart15.32017Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]201943,645.7chart17.32017Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201715.31%chart17.39%2017Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20204,808.0
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]20205,556.8
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20201.78%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202154.80%chart58.35%2020Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021€24,057chart€7,7422020Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021$28,452chart$8,8242020Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2018€2,567chart€6672002Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2018$3,041chart$6282002Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2019€3,393chart€7152017Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2019$3,799chart$8082017Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020€417
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020$483
Moody's Rating [+]11/26/2021Aa3
S&P Rating [+]11/25/2011AA
Fitch Rating [+]04/03/2020AA-
Corruption Index [+]202173
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201922º
Fragile States Index [+]201829.7
RTI Raking [+]09/28/2018111ºchart123º09/28/2018RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]201825º
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]April 20225.7%
Unemployment rate [+]2021Q45.8%
Unemployed [+]2021Q4301K
NMW [+]2022$1,878.1
NMW [+]2022€1,658.2
Average Wage [+]2021$61,794
Average Wage [+]2021€52,248
Human Capital Ranking [+]201715º
Markets
US Dollar exchange rate [+]06/28/20220.9469
10-Year Bond Yield [+]06/29/20222.22%
Risk Premium [+]06/29/202263
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]06/28/2022-13.09%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]May 20229.0%
HICP [+]May 20229.9%
PPI Year on Year [+]April 202252.7%
Money Market
Key rates [+]03/16/20160%
Business
Doing Business [+]201945ºchart133º2019Doing Business [+]
IPI Year on Year [+]April 2022-0.2%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]May 2022352,431
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]May 202236.55
Motor vehicle production [+]2020267,460
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2020590.24
Taxes
Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]202045.4%
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200621.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202160.2%
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]20199,343,324chart106,0002018Annual arrivals [+]
Exports [+]2021€461,622.3Mchart€2.5M2021Exports [+]
Exports [+]2021$543,313.2Mchart$3.0M2021Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]202191.19%chart2.61%2020Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]2021€432,069.2Mchart€169.5M2021Imports [+]
Imports [+]2021$509,197.1Mchart$200.5M2021Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]202185.35%chart57.81%2020Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2021€29,553.2Mchart€-167.0M2021Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2021$34,116.1Mchart$-197.5M2021Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]20215.84%chart-55.20%2020Trade balance % GDP [+]
Retail Sales YoY [+]April 2022-0.6%
Socio-Demography
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]201524º
Density [+]2020378chart372020Density [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]202222º
Crude divorce rate [+]20201.80‰
Remittance received ($M) [+]201710,273.0chart2.42017Remittance received ($M) [+]
% Immigrant [+]201917.20%chart29.80%2019% Immigrant [+]
% Emigrant [+]20195.05%chart15.59%2019% Emigrant [+]
Birth Rate [+]20209.90‰chart11.00‰2020Birth Rate [+]
Remittance sent ($M) [+]20176,021.6chart18.12017Remittance sent ($M) [+]
Crude death rate [+]202011.00‰chart7.60‰2020Crude death rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20201.55chart2.212015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude marriage rate [+]20202.80‰
% risk of poverty [+]202113.1%chart24.9%2006% risk of poverty [+]
Population [+]202011,554,767chart17,0002020Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]20191,981,919chart5,0662019Immigrant stock [+]
Emigrant stock [+]2019581,740chart2,6502019Emigrant stock [+]
HDI [+]20190.931chart0.8262019HDI [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]202027º
Life expectancy [+]202181.90chart69.132005Life expectancy [+]
Suicides [+]20191,761
Suicide rate [+]201915.11
Number of homicides [+]2017193chart22018Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20171.69chart11.172018Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20207.24chart55.292020CO2 Tons per capita [+]
Consumption GWh [+]202081,171
Generation GWh [+]202085,274
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]06/27/202231,903chart606/27/2022COVID-19 - Deaths [+]
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]06/27/20224,225,222chart5,20106/27/2022COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]
Fully vaccinated [+]06/25/20229,150,446
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]06/27/20222,761.02chart352.9406/27/2022COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]
Doses administered [+]06/25/202225,645,285chart31,93111/04/2021Doses administered [+]
  • Capital: Ngerulmud
  • Population: 17,000
  • Surface Area: 460 km2
  • Currency: United States dollars
  • Religion: Mostly Christianity
  • Belongs to: ACP, IMF, UN, PIF