Malta Malta

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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 515,000 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it is a densely populated country, with 1,609 people per km2.

It's capital is Valletta and its currency is Euros

Malta is holding the 130 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2020 was 6,960 millions of euros (7,950 millions of dollars), ( 54.3% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 13,515€ euros per inhabitant15,436$ 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 0.895 points in 2019, leaving it in 28th 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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Valletta: Monthly Rainfall
Malta Economy
Gouvernement
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2021Q16,537€
Annual GDP [+]202012,701M.€
Annual GDP [+]202014,559M.$
GDP per capita [+]202024,630€
GDP per capita [+]202028,294$
Quarterly GDP [+]2021Q13,366M.€
Debt (M.€.) [+]20206,960
Debt (M.$.) [+]20207,950
Debt (%GDP) [+]202054.30%
Debt Per Capita [+]202013,515€
Debt Per Capita [+]202015,436$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2020-1,300
Deficit (M.$) [+]2020-1,485
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2020-10.10%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20205,977.9
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20206,828.0
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015520.3
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015577.3
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201513.15%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2017690.2
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]2017778.6
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201716.48%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201976.7
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201985.9
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20191.49%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202046.60%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]202011,608€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]202013,258$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20151,168€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20151,313$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20171,443€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20171,631$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2019152€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2019174$
Moody's Rating [+]07/19/2019A2
S&P Rating [+]10/14/2016A-
Fitch Rating [+]04/17/2020A+
Corruption Index [+]202053
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201938º
Fragile States Index [+]201836.2
RTI Raking [+]09/28/201875º
Innovation Ranking [+]201826º
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]April 20213.8%
Unemployment rate [+]2020Q44.4%
Unemployed [+]2020Q412 m.
NMW [+]2021962.9 $
NMW [+]2021784.7 €
Average Wage [+]201924,582€
Average Wage [+]201927,520$
Human Capital Ranking [+]201741º
Markets
US Dollar exchange rate [+]06/15/20210.8259
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]06/15/2021-3.21%
Prices
HICP [+]May 20210.2%
PPI Year on Year [+]April 20210.9%
Money Market
Key rates [+]10/17/20170%
Business
Doing Business [+]201984º
IPI Year on Year [+]April 202117.5%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 20197,621
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 201916.51
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015720.48
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201118.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202035.0%
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]20192,753,240
Exports [+]20202,343.8 M.€
Exports [+]20202,678.9 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]202018.45%
Imports [+]20204,588.7 M.€
Imports [+]20205,211.9 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]202036.13%
Trade balance [+]2020-2,244.9 M.€
Trade balance [+]2020-2,533.1 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2020-17.67%
Retail Sales YoY [+]April 202120.8%
Socio-Demography
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]201547º
Density [+]20201,609
Crude divorce rate [+]20190.70‰
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2017215.5
% Immigrant [+]201916.51%
% Emigrant [+]201921.60%
Birth Rate [+]20198.60‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201780.3
Crude death rate [+]20197.30‰
Fertility Rate [+]20191.14
Crude marriage rate [+]20195.30‰
% risk of poverty [+]201516.3%
Population [+]2020515,000
Immigrant stock [+]201984,949
Emigrant stock [+]2019111,137
HDI [+]20190.895
Gender Gap Ranking [+]202090º
Life expectancy [+]202082.60
Suicides [+]201825
Suicide rate [+]20184.54
Number of homicides [+]20187
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20181.59
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20192.41
Consumption GWh [+]20192,456
Generation GWh [+]20191,956
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]06/14/2021419
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]06/14/202130,582
Fully vaccinated [+]06/15/2021260,424
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]06/14/2021813.59
Doses administered [+]06/15/2021589,507