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Iceland  

Iceland, is a country located at Northern Europe, it has an area of 103,000 Km2,

Iceland, with a population of 338,349 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it has a low population density, 3 people per km2.

The capital is Reykjavik and its currency is Icelandic kronas

Iceland is holding the 104 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 9,678 millions of euros10,712 millions of dollars, ( 52.75% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 28,603€ euros per inhabitant31,661$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Iceland was on May of 2018 and it was 2%.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Iceland, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.921 points in 2015, leaving it in 9th place in the table of 188 countries published.

If the reason to visit Iceland are business, you must know it's in the 23th 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 Iceland, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Iceland Economy
Comptes nationaux - Government
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2018Q115,784€
Annual GDP [+]201721,193M.€
Annual GDP [+]201723,941M.$
GDP per capita [+]201762,636€
GDP per capita [+]201770,759$
Quarterly GDP [+]2018Q15,341M.€
Debt [+]20169,678
Debt [+]201610,712
Debt (%GDP) [+]201652.75%
Debt Per Capita [+]201628,603€
Debt Per Capita [+]201631,661$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2017321
Deficit (M.$) [+]2017362
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20171.50%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20178,884.6
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201710,036.9
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2013913.2
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20131,213.7
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201317.67%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20161,279.3
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]20161,416.0
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201415.73%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201213.6
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201217.4
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20120.36%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201741.90%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201726,259€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201729,664$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20132,818€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20133,727$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20163,847€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20164,258$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201242€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201254$
Moody's Rating [+]09/01/2016A3
S&P Rating [+]03/17/2017A
Fitch Rating [+]06/08/2018A
Corruption Index [+]201777
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201728º
Fragile States Index [+]201523.4
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201696º
Innovation Ranking [+]201713º
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]April 20182.9%
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q42.6%
Unemployed [+]2017Q45 m.
Average Wage [+]201773,781€
Average Wage [+]201783,350$
Human Capital Ranking [+]201620º
Markets
Euro / Icelandic kronas [+]06/18/2018125.1000
US Dollar exchange rate [+]06/18/2018107.6900
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]06/15/20185.36%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]May 20182.0%
HICP [+]May 20180%
Money Market
Key rates [+]11/01/20174.25%
Business
Doing Business [+]201823º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]June 201719,337
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]June 201764.37
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015787.14
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201524.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201744.4%
Trade
Exports [+]20174,298.0 M.€
Exports [+]20174,864.2 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201720.28%
Imports [+]20175,948.0 M.€
Imports [+]20176,969.5 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201728.07%
Trade balance [+]2017-1,650.0 M.€
Trade balance [+]2017-2,105.3 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2017-7.79%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]20163
Population [+]2016338,349
Immigrant stock [+]201741,853
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2016245.5
% Immigrant [+]201712.37%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2016127.9
Emigrant stock [+]201741,352
% Emigrant [+]201712.22%
HDI [+]20150.921
Global Peace Ranking [+]2018
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016
Ranking [+]2015
Birth Rate [+]201612.00‰
Fertility Rate [+]20161.74
Crude death rate [+]20166.90‰
Life expectancy [+]201682.20
Crude marriage rate [+]20114.60‰
Crude divorce rate [+]20111.60‰
Number of homicides [+]20153
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20150.91
% risk of poverty [+]20159.6%
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]201611.82