Guatemala Guatemala

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Guatemala, is a country located at Central America, it has an area of 108,890 Km2.

Guatemala, with a population of 17,613,000 people, it is ranked at 66º position by population of 196 countries and has a population density of 162 people per km2.

It's capital is Guatemala City and its currency is Quetzal

Guatemala is holding the 70 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2019 was 18,215 millions of euros (20,392 millions of dollars), ( 26.59% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 1,034€ euros per inhabitant1,158$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Guatemala was on January of 2021 and it was 5.2%.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Guatemala, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.663 points in 2019, leaving it in 127th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Guatemala are business, you must know it's in the 98th 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 Guatemala, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Guatemala City: Monthly Temp.
Guatemala City: Monthly Rainfall
Guatemala Economy
Annual GDP [+]201968,507M.€
Annual GDP [+]201976,694M.$
GDP per capita [+]20193,890€
GDP per capita [+]20194,354$
Debt (M.€.) [+]201918,215
Debt (M.$.) [+]201920,392
Debt (%GDP) [+]201926.59%
Debt Per Capita [+]20191,034€
Debt Per Capita [+]20191,158$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2019-1,541
Deficit (M.$) [+]2019-1,725
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2019-2.25%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20199,262.7
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201910,369.6
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20181,812.3
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20182,140.3
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201823.75%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20171,320.5
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]20171,491.8
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201717.21%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2019286.7
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2019321.0
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20193.39%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201913.52%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2019526€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2019589$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2018105€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2018124$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201782€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201793$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201916€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201918$
Moody's Rating [+]11/10/2020Ba1
S&P Rating [+]10/18/2017BB-
Fitch Rating [+]04/03/2020BB-
Corruption Index [+]201827
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201998º
Fragile States Index [+]201881.8
RTI Raking [+]01/01/201954º
Innovation Ranking [+]2018102º
Unemployment rate [+]2018Q22.6%
Unemployed [+]2018Q2184 m.
NMW [+]2013302.7 $
NMW [+]2013229.4 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]2017100º
US Dollar exchange rate [+]02/24/20217.7157
CPI (overall index) [+]January 20215.2%
Money Market
Key rates [+]06/26/20201.75%
Doing Business [+]201998º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 201913,407
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 20191.40
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015114.60
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200612.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]20207.0%
Annual arrivals [+]20181,781,000
Exports [+]20199,994.7 M.€
Exports [+]201911,189.1 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201914.59%
Imports [+]201917,759.6 M.€
Imports [+]201919,881.9 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201925.92%
Trade balance [+]2019-7,765.0 M.€
Trade balance [+]2019-8,692.9 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2019-11.33%
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]201559º
Density [+]2019162
Global Peace Ranking [+]2020115º
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20178,539.8
% Immigrant [+]20190.46%
% Emigrant [+]20196.85%
Birth Rate [+]201824.56‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2017181.2
Crude death rate [+]20184.74‰
Fertility Rate [+]20182.87
Population [+]201917,613,000
Immigrant stock [+]201980,421
Emigrant stock [+]20191,205,644
HDI [+]20190.663
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2018107º
Life expectancy [+]201874.06
Suicides [+]2015401
Suicide rate [+]20152.47
Number of homicides [+]20183,881
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201822.50
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20191.21
Annual crude oil production [+]20199
Crude Oil Reserves (Million barrels) [+]202186.1
Consumption GWh [+]201810,570
Generation GWh [+]201913,579
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]02/23/20216,315
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]02/23/2021172,072
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]02/23/2021358.54