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Democratic Republic of the Congo  

Democratic Republic of the Congo, is a country located at Middle Africa, it has an area of 2,344,860 Km2, and it may be considered a large country.

Democratic Republic of the Congo, with a population of 78,736,153 people, it is ranked at 19º position by population of 196 countries ant it has a moderate population density, 34 people per km2.

The capital is Kinshasa and its currency is Congolese francs

Democratic Republic of the Congo is holding the 89 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 5,962 millions of euros6,600 millions of dollars, ( 16.78% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 76€ euros per inhabitant84$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Democratic Republic of the Congo, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.435 points in 2015, leaving it in 176th place in the table of 188 countries published.

If the reason to visit Democratic Republic of the Congo are business, you must know it's in the 182th 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 Democratic Republic of the Congo, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Democratic Republic of the Congo Economy
Comptes nationaux - Government
Annual GDP [+]201635,526M.€
Annual GDP [+]201639,324M.$
GDP per capita [+]2016451€
GDP per capita [+]2016499$
Debt [+]20165,962
Debt [+]20166,600
Debt (%GDP) [+]201616.78%
Debt Per Capita [+]201676€
Debt Per Capita [+]201684$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2016-359
Deficit (M.$) [+]2016-397
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-1.01%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20164,523.8
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20165,007.4
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2013552.4
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2013733.7
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201316.92%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201411.06%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2016443.5
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016490.9
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201010.18%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201612.73%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201657€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201664$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20138€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201310$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20146€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20148$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20166€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20166$
S&P Rating [+]08/04/2017CCC+
Corruption Index [+]201721
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2017126º
Fragile States Index [+]2015109.7
Business
Doing Business [+]2018182º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201424.82
Taxes
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201640.0%
Trade
Exports [+]20176,993.0 M.€
Exports [+]20177,900.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201613.73%
Imports [+]20174,337.4 M.€
Imports [+]20174,900.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201612.21%
Trade balance [+]20172,655.6 M.€
Trade balance [+]20173,000.0 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]20161.53%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201634
Population [+]201678,736,153
Immigrant stock [+]2017879,223
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20164.7
% Immigrant [+]20171.12%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201665.4
Emigrant stock [+]20171,661,988
% Emigrant [+]20172.11%
HDI [+]20150.435
Global Peace Ranking [+]2018156º
Birth Rate [+]201642.28‰
Fertility Rate [+]20166.11
Crude death rate [+]20169.93‰
Life expectancy [+]201659.62
Number of homicides [+]201510,322
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201513.36
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20160.08