The Gambia The Gambia

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The Gambia, is a country located at Western Africa, it has an area of 11,300 Km2 so it is one of the smallest countries in the world.

The Gambia, with a population of 2,416,664 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and has a population density of 214 people per km2.

It's capital is Banjul and its currency is Dalasi

The Gambia is holding the 173 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2020 was 1,364 millions of euros (1,554 millions of dollars), ( 85.03% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €564 euros per inhabitant$643 dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of The Gambia, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.496 points in 2019, leaving it in 172th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit The Gambia are business, you must know it's in the 149th 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 The Gambia, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Banjul: Monthly Temp.
Banjul: Monthly Rainfall
The Gambia Economy
Annual GDP [+]2020€1,604M
Annual GDP [+]2020$1,828M
GDP per capita [+]2020€664
GDP per capita [+]2020$756
Debt (M.€.) [+]20201,364
Debt ($M) [+]20201,554
Debt (%GDP) [+]202085.03%
Debt Per Capita [+]2020€564
Debt Per Capita [+]2020$643
Deficit (M.€) [+]2020-35
Deficit ($M) [+]2020-39
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2020-2.15%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2020399.5
Expenditure ($M) [+]2020455.3
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201946.4
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]201951.9
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201811.19%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201710.0
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]201711.3
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20173.06%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]202013.3
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]202015.1
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20202.96%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202024.90%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020€165
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020$188
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2019€20
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2019$22
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017€5
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$5
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020€6
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020$6
Fitch Rating [+]12/21/2005CCC
Corruption Index [+]202137
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2019124º
Fragile States Index [+]201887.1
Innovation Ranking [+]2015112º
NMW [+]2013$36.2
Human Capital Ranking [+]2017119º
Doing Business [+]2019149º
Annual arrivals [+]2018552,000
Exports [+]2021€28.3M
Exports [+]2021$33.5M
Exports % GDP [+]20203.33%
Imports [+]2021€583.9M
Imports [+]2021$690.6M
Imports % GDP [+]202037.04%
Trade balance [+]2021€-555.6M
Trade balance [+]2021$-657.1M
Trade balance % GDP [+]2020-33.71%
Density [+]2020214
Global Peace Ranking [+]202153º
Remittance received ($M) [+]2017215.7
% Immigrant [+]20199.18%
% Emigrant [+]20195.05%
Birth Rate [+]201938.07‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]2017286.9
Crude death rate [+]20197.72‰
Fertility Rate [+]20195.15
% risk of poverty [+]201548.6%
Population [+]20202,416,664
Immigrant stock [+]2019215,406
Emigrant stock [+]2019118,483
HDI [+]20190.496
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2020136º
Life expectancy [+]201962.05
Suicides [+]2015124
Suicide rate [+]20155.94
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20200.23
Consumption GWh [+]2019235
Generation GWh [+]2020290
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]05/22/2022365
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]05/22/202211,999
Fully vaccinated [+]05/15/2022338,382
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]05/22/2022151.03
Doses administered [+]05/15/2022720,698