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

Guatemala, with a population of 16,919,000 people, it is ranked at 68º position by population of 196 countries 155 people per km2.

The capital is Guatemala City and its currency is Quetzal

Guatemala is holding the 70 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 15,211 millions of euros16,837 millions of dollars, ( 24.48% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 917€ euros per inhabitant1,015$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Guatemala was on October of 2018 and it was 4.3%.

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
Comptes nationaux - Government
Annual GDP [+]201767,274M.€
Annual GDP [+]201776,000M.$
GDP per capita [+]20173,976€
GDP per capita [+]20174,492$
Debt [+]201615,211
Debt [+]201616,837
Debt (%GDP) [+]201624.48%
Debt Per Capita [+]2016917€
Debt Per Capita [+]20161,015$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2016-673
Deficit (M.$) [+]2016-745
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-1.08%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20167,500.5
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20168,302.3
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20151,698.9
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20151,884.9
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201524.09%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201417.83%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2017251.1
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2017283.6
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20172.95%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201612.07%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016452€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016501$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2015105€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2015116$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201465€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201486$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201715€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201717$
Moody's Rating [+]06/11/2018Ba1
S&P Rating [+]10/18/2017BB-
Fitch Rating [+]04/17/2018BB
Corruption Index [+]201728
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201896º
Fragile States Index [+]201580.4
RTI Raking [+]10/01/201641º
Innovation Ranking [+]201798º
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q42.0%
Unemployed [+]2017Q4145 m.
NMW [+]2013302.7 $
NMW [+]2013229.4 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201694º
US Dollar exchange rate [+]12/14/20187.7298
CPI (overall index) [+]October 20184.3%
Money Market
Key rates [+]11/30/20172.75%
Doing Business [+]201998º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015114.60
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200612.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]20167.0%
Exports [+]20179,738.4 M.€
Exports [+]201711,001.5 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201714.48%
Imports [+]201716,277.6 M.€
Imports [+]201718,388.8 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201724.20%
Trade balance [+]2017-6,539.2 M.€
Trade balance [+]2017-7,387.3 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2017-9.72%
Density [+]2017155
Population [+]201716,919,000
Immigrant stock [+]201781,528
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20178,539.8
% Immigrant [+]20170.48%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2017181.2
Emigrant stock [+]20171,117,355
% Emigrant [+]20176.60%
HDI [+]20170.650
Global Peace Ranking [+]2018111º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016105º
Ranking [+]201559º
Birth Rate [+]201625.27‰
Fertility Rate [+]20162.97
Crude death rate [+]20164.83‰
Life expectancy [+]201673.41
Number of homicides [+]20144,998
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201431.21
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20161.12