Niger, is a country located at Western Africa, it has an area of 1,267,000 Km2, and it may be considered a large country.

Niger, with a population of 21,477,348 people, it is ranked at 57º position by population of 196 countries and it has a low population density, 17 people per km2.

The capital is Niamey and its currency is West African CFA francs

Niger is holding the 146 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 3,071 millions of euros3,399 millions of dollars, ( 45.12% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 149€ euros per inhabitant164$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Niger, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.354 points in 2017, leaving it in 189th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Niger are business, you must know it's in the 143th 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 Niger, if you want to see information about other countries click here

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Niamey: Monthly Rainfall
Niger Economy
Comptes nationaux - Government
Annual GDP [+]20177,170M.€
Annual GDP [+]20178,100M.$
GDP per capita [+]2017334€
GDP per capita [+]2017377$
Debt [+]20163,071
Debt [+]20163,399
Debt (%GDP) [+]201645.12%
Debt Per Capita [+]2016149€
Debt Per Capita [+]2016164$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2016-417
Deficit (M.$) [+]2016-462
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-6.13%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20161,810.9
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20162,004.5
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2014416.3
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2014553.1
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201421.66%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20145.62%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2017191.8
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2017216.7
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20178.76%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201626.61%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201688€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201697$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201422€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201429$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20148€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201410$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20179€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201710$
Corruption Index [+]201733
Fragile States Index [+]201597.8
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201673º
Innovation Ranking [+]2017123º
Doing Business [+]2019143º
Exports [+]20171,056.5 M.€
Exports [+]20171,193.5 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201714.73%
Imports [+]20171,506.1 M.€
Imports [+]20171,701.4 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201721.01%
Trade balance [+]2017-449.6 M.€
Trade balance [+]2017-507.9 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2017-6.27%
Density [+]201717
Population [+]201721,477,348
Immigrant stock [+]2017295,610
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2017197.8
% Immigrant [+]20171.38%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2017433.8
Emigrant stock [+]2017362,955
% Emigrant [+]20171.69%
HDI [+]20170.354
Global Peace Ranking [+]2018128º
Birth Rate [+]201648.14‰
Fertility Rate [+]20167.24
Crude death rate [+]20169.70‰
Life expectancy [+]201660.06
Number of homicides [+]2012788
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20124.47
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20160.10