• Capital: Antananarivo
  • Population: 24,894,551
  • Surface Area: 587,295 km2
  • Currency: Malagasy ariary
  • Belongs to: ACP, IMF, UN, SADC, AU

Madagascar, is a country located at Eastern Africa, it has an area of 587,295 Km2,

Madagascar, with a population of 24,894,551 people, it is ranked at 52º position by population of 196 countries ant it has a moderate population density, 42 people per km2.

The capital is Antananarivo and its currency is Malagasy ariary

Madagascar is holding the 137 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2015 was 3,120 millions of euros3,462 millions of dollars, ( 35.53% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 129 € euros per inhabitant143$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Madagascar, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.512 points in 2015, leaving it in 158th place in the table of 188 countries published.

If the reason to visit Madagascar are business, you must know it's in the 167th 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 Madagascar, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Antananarivo: Monthly Temp.
Antananarivo: Monthly Rainfall
Madagascar Economy
GDP Mill. € [+]20169,026M.€
GDP Mill.$ [+]20169,991M.$
GDP per capita [+]2016363€
GDP per capita [+]2016401$
Debt [+]20153,120 M.€
Debt [+]20153,462 M.$
Debt (%GDP) [+]201535.53%
Debt Per Capita [+]2015129 €
Debt Per Capita [+]2015143$
Deficit [+]2015-291 M.€
Deficit [+]2015-323 M.$
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2015-3.31%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20151,329.4
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20151,475.0
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2013166.2
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2013220.7
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201313.99%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201410.18%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201653.6
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201659.3
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20146.10%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201515.14%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201555€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201561$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20137€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201310$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20145€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20147$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20162€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20162$
Corruption Index [+]201626
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2016130º
Fragile States Index [+]201583.6
Innovation Ranking [+]2016111º
Human Capital Ranking [+]2015104º
Doing Business [+]2017167º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201527.23
Exports [+]20161,863.4 M.€
Exports [+]20162,062.6 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201620.64%
Imports [+]20162,541.9 M.€
Imports [+]20162,813.6 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201628.16%
Trade balance [+]2016-678.5 M.€
Trade balance [+]2016-751.0 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-7.52%
Density [+]201642
Population [+]201624,894,551
Immigrant stock [+]201532,075
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015427.5
% Immigrant [+]20150.13%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015170.2
Emigrant stock [+]2015169,984
% Emigrant [+]20150.70%
HDI [+]20150.512
Global Peace Ranking [+]201744º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201660º
Birth Rate [+]201534.22‰
Fertility Rate [+]20154.35
Crude death rate [+]20156.52‰
Life expectancy [+]201565.48
Number of homicides [+]20122,465
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201211.1
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20150.12