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 17,109,746 people, it is ranked at 70º position by population of 196 countries and has a population density of 157 people per km2.

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

Guatemala is holding the 69 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2021 was 22,355 millions of euros (26,458 millions of dollars), ( 30.42% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €1,307 euros per inhabitant$1,546 dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Guatemala was on October of 2023 and it was 5%.

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 0.627 points in 2021, leaving it in 135th place in the table of 191 countries published.

If the reason to visit Guatemala are business, you must know it's in the 96th 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
Gouvernement
Annual GDP [+]2022€90,222M
Annual GDP [+]2022$95,003M
GDP per capita [+]2022€5,273
GDP per capita [+]2022$5,553
Debt (M.€.) [+]202122,355
Debt ($M) [+]202126,458
Debt (%GDP) [+]202130.42%
Debt Per Capita [+]2021€1,307
Debt Per Capita [+]2021$1,546
Deficit (M.€) [+]2021-861
Deficit ($M) [+]2021-1,019
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2021-1.17%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20219,837.7
Expenditure ($M) [+]202111,643.2
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20202,244.3
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]20202,561.4
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]202021.14%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20171,321.7
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]20171,492.6
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201717.21%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2022417.3
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]2022439.4
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20223.21%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202113.39%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021€575
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021$681
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2020€125
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2020$143
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017€82
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$93
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2022€24
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2022$26
Moody's Rating [+]06/15/2022Ba1
S&P Rating [+]04/11/2023BB
Fitch Rating [+]02/16/2023BB
Corruption Index [+]202224
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201998º
Fragile States Index [+]201881.8
RTI Raking [+]202255º
Innovation Ranking [+]2018102º
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2021Q42.2%
Unemployed [+]2021Q4161K
NMW [+]2022$381.9
NMW [+]2022€338.5
Human Capital Ranking [+]2017100º
Markets
US Dollar exchange rate [+]11/29/20237.8288
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]October 20235.0%
Money Market
Key rates [+]04/27/20235.00%
Business
Doing Business [+]202096º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 201913,407
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 20191.40
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015114.60
Taxes
Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]202114.2%
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200612.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]20207.0%
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]20191,752,429
Exports [+]2021€11,606.1M
Exports [+]2021$13,726.5M
Exports % GDP [+]202115.79%
Imports [+]2021€22,495.3M
Imports [+]2021$26,605.1M
Imports % GDP [+]202130.61%
Trade balance [+]2021€-10,889.2M
Trade balance [+]2021$-12,878.6M
Trade balance % GDP [+]2021-14.82%
Socio-Demography
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]201559º
Density [+]2021157
Global Peace Ranking [+]2023103º
Remittance received ($M) [+]20178,539.8
% Immigrant [+]20200.47%
% Emigrant [+]20207.61%
Birth Rate [+]202121.12‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]2017181.2
Crude death rate [+]20216.50‰
Fertility Rate [+]20212.40
% risk of poverty [+]201459.3%
Population [+]202117,109,746
Immigrant stock [+]202084,311
Emigrant stock [+]20201,368,431
HDI [+]20210.627
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2023117º
Life expectancy [+]202169.24
Suicides [+]2015401
Suicide rate [+]20152.47
Number of homicides [+]20213,520
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]202119.99
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20211.11
Annual crude oil production [+]20226
Crude Oil Reserves [+]202186.1
Consumption GWh [+]202112,823
Generation GWh [+]202114,449
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]11/22/202320,235
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]11/22/20231,271,070
Fully vaccinated [+]05/12/20237,126,305
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]11/22/20231,182.66
Doses administered [+]05/12/202320,362,104