Country comparison Switzerland vs North Korea

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Gouvernement
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2021Q118,820€
Annual GDP [+]2020655,978M.€chart15,371M.€2017Annual GDP [+]
Annual GDP [+]2020749,258M.$chart17,365M.$2017Annual GDP [+]
GDP per capita [+]202075,890€chart604€2017GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]202086,449$chart683$2017GDP per capita [+]
Quarterly GDP [+]2021Q1163,111M.€
Debt (M.€.) [+]2018244,432
Debt (M.$.) [+]2018288,675
Debt (%GDP) [+]201839.22%
Debt Per Capita [+]201828,607€
Debt Per Capita [+]201833,785$
Deficit (M.€) [+]20199,283
Deficit (M.$) [+]201910,393
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20191.40%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2019213,791.6
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2019239,339.7
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201632,149.0
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201635,560.9
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201615.51%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201949,263.0chart288.21999Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]199815,850.4chart307.21999Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201711.02%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20194,758.0
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20195,331.2
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20192.24%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201932.70%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201924,842€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201927,811$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20163,840€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20164,271$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20195,745€chart13€1999Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20173,036$chart14$1999Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2019555€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2019624$
Moody's Rating [+]11/27/2020Aaa
S&P Rating [+]10/01/1988AAA
Fitch Rating [+]02/28/2020AAA
Corruption Index [+]202085chart182020Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2019
Fragile States Index [+]201819.2chart93.22018Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]09/28/201877º
Innovation Ranking [+]2018
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]December 20205.1%
Unemployment rate [+]2020Q45.0%
Unemployed [+]2020Q4246 m.
NMW [+]20193,799.9 $
NMW [+]20193,351.0 €
Average Wage [+]202081,609€
Average Wage [+]201593,803$
Human Capital Ranking [+]2017
Markets
Euro / Swiss francs [+]07/23/20211.0838
US Dollar exchange rate [+]07/23/20210.9214
10-Year Bond Yield [+]07/23/2021-0.36%
Risk Premium [+]07/23/20215
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]07/23/202113.34%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]June 20181.2%
HICP [+]June 20210.5%
PPI Year on Year [+]June 20211.8%
Money Market
Key rates [+]01/15/2015-0.75%
Business
Doing Business [+]201938º
IPI Year on Year [+]March 202112.8%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]April 2021250,545
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]April 202132.88
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015591.38
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/20187.70%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202041.7%
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]201911,818,000
Exports [+]2020279,685.2 M.€chart96.3 M.€2020Exports [+]
Exports [+]2020319,232.0 M.$chart110.0 M.$2020Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]202042.64%chart10.19%2017Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]2020255,471.3 M.€chart752.9 M.€2020Imports [+]
Imports [+]2020291,441.9 M.$chart860.0 M.$2020Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]202038.95%chart21.77%2017Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]202024,213.9 M.€chart-656.6 M.€2020Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]202027,790.1 M.$chart-750.0 M.$2020Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]20203.69%chart-11.58%2017Trade balance % GDP [+]
Retail Sales YoY [+]May 20212.7%
Socio-Demography
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]2015
Density [+]2020210chart2132019Density [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]202010ºchart151º2020Global Peace Ranking [+]
Crude divorce rate [+]20192.00‰
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20172,488.1
% Immigrant [+]201929.89%chart0.19%2019% Immigrant [+]
% Emigrant [+]20197.90%chart0.44%2019% Emigrant [+]
Birth Rate [+]20209.90‰chart13.89‰2018Birth Rate [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]20179,197.2chart200.62017Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Crude death rate [+]20208.80‰chart9.09‰2018Crude death rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20191.48chart1.902018Fertility Rate [+]
Crude marriage rate [+]20194.50‰
% risk of poverty [+]201515.6%
Population [+]20208,667,088chart25,666,1612019Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]20192,572,029chart49,3932019Immigrant stock [+]
Emigrant stock [+]2019679,796chart113,1182019Emigrant stock [+]
HDI [+]20190.955
Gender Gap Ranking [+]202018º
Life expectancy [+]202083.20chart72.102018Life expectancy [+]
Suicides [+]20181,047chart3,9812015Suicides [+]
Suicide rate [+]201811.96chart15.812015Suicide rate [+]
Number of homicides [+]201850
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20180.59
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20194.57chart1.642019CO2 Tons per capita [+]
Consumption GWh [+]201956,353chart12,7082018Consumption GWh [+]
Generation GWh [+]201968,186chart15,1472018Generation GWh [+]
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]07/22/202110,895
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]07/22/2021711,877
Fully vaccinated [+]07/23/20213,966,784
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]07/22/20211,257.05
Doses administered [+]07/23/20218,554,913
  • Capital: Pyongyang
  • Population: 25,666,161
  • Surface Area: 120,540 km2
  • Currency: North Korean won
  • Religion: Unbelieving majority
  • Belongs to: UN