Malta, is a country located at Southern Europe, it has an area of 320 Km2, so it is one of the smallest countries in the world.

Malta, with a population of 475,701 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it is a densely populated country, with1,487 people per km2.

The capital is Valletta and its currency is Euros

Malta is holding the 130 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2017 was 5,671 millions of euros6,406 millions of dollars, ( 50.9% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 11,921€ euros per inhabitant13,467$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Malta, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.878 points in 2017, leaving it in 29th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Malta are business, you must know it's in the 84th 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 Malta, if you want to see information about other countries click here

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Malta Economy
Comptes nationaux - Government
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2015Q35,007€
Annual GDP [+]201711,140M.€
Annual GDP [+]201713,000M.$
GDP per capita [+]201723,800€
GDP per capita [+]201727,328$
Quarterly GDP [+]2015Q32,202M.€
Debt [+]20175,671
Debt [+]20176,406
Debt (%GDP) [+]201750.90%
Debt Per Capita [+]201711,921€
Debt Per Capita [+]201713,467$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2017393
Deficit (M.$) [+]2017444
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20173.50%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20174,031.3
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20174,554.2
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2013599.8
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2013796.6
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201318.76%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2014546.6
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]2014726.2
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201415.64%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201759.2
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201769.1
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20171.40%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201736.20%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20178,474€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20179,574$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20131,405€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20131,885$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20141,315€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20141,767$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2017127€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2017145$
Moody's Rating [+]02/23/2018A3
S&P Rating [+]10/14/2016A-
Fitch Rating [+]08/03/2018A+
Corruption Index [+]201756
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201836º
Fragile States Index [+]201540.9
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201667º
Innovation Ranking [+]201726º
Unemployment Rate [+]October 20183.7%
Unemployment rate [+]2018Q33.7%
Unemployed [+]2018Q39 m.
NMW [+]2018896.5 $
NMW [+]2018747.5 €
Average Wage [+]201520,943€
Average Wage [+]201523,236$
Human Capital Ranking [+]201635º
US Dollar exchange rate [+]12/10/20180.8753
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]12/07/2018-1.64%
HICP [+]November 20181.3%
PPI Year on Year [+]October 20181.0%
Money Market
Key rates [+]10/17/20170%
Doing Business [+]201984º
IPI Year on Year [+]October 20180.8%
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015720.48
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201118.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201535.0%
Exports [+]20172,219.0 M.€
Exports [+]20172,506.8 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201719.92%
Imports [+]20175,148.3 M.€
Imports [+]20175,816.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201746.22%
Trade balance [+]2017-2,929.3 M.€
Trade balance [+]2017-3,309.2 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2017-26.30%
Retail Sales YoY [+]October 2018-1.9%
Density [+]20171,487
Population [+]2017475,701
Immigrant stock [+]201745,539
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2017215.5
% Immigrant [+]20179.57%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201780.3
Emigrant stock [+]2017105,006
% Emigrant [+]201722.07%
HDI [+]20170.878
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016108º
Ranking [+]201547º
Birth Rate [+]20179.20‰
Fertility Rate [+]20161.37
Crude death rate [+]20177.60‰
Life expectancy [+]201682.60
Crude marriage rate [+]20166.70‰
Crude divorce rate [+]20160.80‰
Number of homicides [+]20154
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20150.96
% risk of poverty [+]201516.3%
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20165.26