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 493,559 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it is a densely populated country, with1,542 people per km2.

The capital is Valletta and its currency is Euros

Malta is holding the 125 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2018 was 5,641 millions of euros6,662 millions of dollars, ( 45.8% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 11,429€ euros per inhabitant13,498$ 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
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2015Q35,007€
Annual GDP [+]201812,379M.€
Annual GDP [+]201814,560M.$
GDP per capita [+]201825,510€
GDP per capita [+]201830,608$
Quarterly GDP [+]2015Q32,202M.€
Debt [+]20185,641
Debt [+]20186,662
Debt (%GDP) [+]201845.80%
Debt Per Capita [+]201811,429€
Debt Per Capita [+]201813,498$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2018236
Deficit (M.$) [+]2018278
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20181.90%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20184,528.6
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20185,348.3
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015508.8
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015564.5
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201513.15%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2016608.1
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]2016671.6
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201615.82%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201860.4
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201871.0
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20181.28%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201836.70%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20189,175€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201810,836$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20151,143€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20151,284$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20161,327€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20161,469$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2018124€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2018149$
Moody's Rating [+]07/19/2019A2
S&P Rating [+]10/14/2016A-
Fitch Rating [+]01/10/2020A+
Corruption Index [+]201854
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201938º
Fragile States Index [+]201836.2
RTI Raking [+]09/28/201875º
Innovation Ranking [+]201826º
Unemployment Rate [+]December 20193.4%
Unemployment rate [+]2019Q33.4%
Unemployed [+]2019Q39 m.
NMW [+]2020873.0 $
NMW [+]2020777.1 €
Average Wage [+]201823,331€
Average Wage [+]201827,554$
Human Capital Ranking [+]201741º
US Dollar exchange rate [+]02/25/20200.9225
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]02/25/2020-1.70%
HICP [+]January 20201.4%
PPI Year on Year [+]December 20190.9%
Money Market
Key rates [+]10/17/20170%
Doing Business [+]201984º
IPI Year on Year [+]December 20197.6%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 20177,810
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 201718.05
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015720.48
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201118.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201835.0%
Exports [+]20192,677.1 M.€
Exports [+]20172,516.3 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201820.62%
Imports [+]20196,289.8 M.€
Imports [+]20175,809.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201843.28%
Trade balance [+]2019-3,612.6 M.€
Trade balance [+]2017-3,292.7 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2018-22.66%
Retail Sales YoY [+]December 20196.7%
Ranking [+]201547º
Density [+]20181,542
Crude divorce rate [+]20170.70‰
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2017215.5
% Immigrant [+]201917.21%
% Emigrant [+]201922.52%
Birth Rate [+]20189.20‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201780.3
Crude death rate [+]20187.60‰
Fertility Rate [+]20181.23
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20150.90
Crude marriage rate [+]20185.80‰
% risk of poverty [+]201516.3%
Population [+]2018493,559
Immigrant stock [+]201984,949
Emigrant stock [+]2019111,137
HDI [+]20170.878
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201891º
Life expectancy [+]201882.50
Number of homicides [+]20154
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20183.48