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

Guatemala, with a population of 17,247,807 people, it is ranked at 67º position by population of 196 countries 158 people per km2.

The capital is Guatemala City and its currency is Quetzal

Guatemala is holding the 71 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2017 was 16,552 millions of euros18,699 millions of dollars, ( 24.72% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 978€ euros per inhabitant1,105$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Guatemala was on July of 2019 and it was 4.4%.

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 0.65 points in 2017, 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 Economy
Annual GDP [+]201866,436M.€
Annual GDP [+]201878,460M.$
GDP per capita [+]20183,852€
GDP per capita [+]20184,549$
Debt [+]201716,552
Debt [+]201718,699
Debt (%GDP) [+]201724.72%
Debt Per Capita [+]2017978€
Debt Per Capita [+]20171,105$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2017-878
Deficit (M.$) [+]2017-992
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2017-1.31%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20178,108.5
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20179,160.1
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20171,871.2
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20172,113.9
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201723.12%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20161,343.6
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]20161,487.2
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201617.94%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2018234.5
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2018276.9
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20182.88%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201712.11%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2017479€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2017541$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2017111€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2017125$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201681€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201690$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201814€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201816$
Moody's Rating [+]06/11/2018Ba1
S&P Rating [+]10/18/2017BB-
Fitch Rating [+]04/11/2019BB
Corruption Index [+]201827
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201896º
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 [+]08/21/20197.6715
CPI (overall index) [+]July 20194.4%
Money Market
Key rates [+]11/30/20172.75%
Doing Business [+]201998º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 201714,990
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 20171.67
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015114.60
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200612.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]20187.0%
Exports [+]20179,738.4 M.€
Exports [+]201711,001.5 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201714.55%
Imports [+]201716,277.6 M.€
Imports [+]201718,388.8 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201724.32%
Trade balance [+]2017-6,539.2 M.€
Trade balance [+]2017-7,387.3 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2017-9.77%
Ranking [+]201559º
Density [+]2018158
Global Peace Ranking [+]2019114º
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20178,539.8
% Immigrant [+]20170.48%
% Emigrant [+]20176.60%
Birth Rate [+]201724.92‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2017181.2
Crude death rate [+]20174.81‰
Fertility Rate [+]20172.92
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201627.26
Population [+]201817,247,807
Immigrant stock [+]201781,528
Emigrant stock [+]20171,117,355
HDI [+]20170.650
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2018107º
Life expectancy [+]201773.65
Number of homicides [+]20164,520
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20171.05