The Gambia  

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 2,280,102 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world 202 people per km2.

The capital is Banjul and its currency is Dalasi

The Gambia is holding the 176 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2018 was 1,191 millions of euros1,406 millions of dollars, ( 86.57% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 522€ euros per inhabitant617$ 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 0.46 points in 2017, leaving it in 174th 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

The Gambia Economy
Annual GDP [+]20181,376M.€
Annual GDP [+]20181,625M.$
GDP per capita [+]2018603€
GDP per capita [+]2018713$
Debt [+]20181,191
Debt [+]20181,406
Debt (%GDP) [+]201886.57%
Debt Per Capita [+]2018522€
Debt Per Capita [+]2018617$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2018-85
Deficit (M.$) [+]2018-101
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2018-6.20%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2018297.5
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2018351.4
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201833.5
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201839.5
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201811.19%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201710.0
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]201711.3
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20173.06%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201814.8
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201817.4
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20183.31%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201821.63%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2018130€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2018154$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201815€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201817$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20175€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20175$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20186€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20188$
Fitch Rating [+]12/21/2005CCC
Corruption Index [+]201837
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2019124º
Fragile States Index [+]201887.1
Innovation Ranking [+]2015112º
Human Capital Ranking [+]2017119º
Doing Business [+]2019149º
Annual arrivals [+]2018552,000
Exports [+]201999.4 M.€
Exports [+]2019111.3 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]20187.51%
Imports [+]2019552.8 M.€
Imports [+]2019618.9 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201837.01%
Trade balance [+]2019-453.4 M.€
Trade balance [+]2019-507.6 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2018-29.50%
Density [+]2018202
Global Peace Ranking [+]202060º
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2017215.7
% Immigrant [+]20199.45%
% Emigrant [+]20195.20%
Birth Rate [+]201838.54‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2017286.9
Crude death rate [+]20187.89‰
Fertility Rate [+]20185.22
Population [+]20182,280,102
Immigrant stock [+]2019215,406
Emigrant stock [+]2019118,483
HDI [+]20170.460
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2018120º
Life expectancy [+]201861.74
Suicides [+]2015124
Suicide rate [+]20155.94
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20180.28
Consumption GWh [+]2018291
Generation GWh [+]2018313
COVID-19 - Recovered [+]12/01/20203,607
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]12/01/2020123
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]12/01/202053.94
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]12/01/20203,743