• Capital: Ngerulmud
  • Population: 18,000
  • Surface Area: 460 km2
  • Currency: United States dollars
  • Religion: Mostly Christianity
  • Belongs to: ACP, IMF, UN, PIF

Palau, is a country located at Micronesia, it has an area of 460 Km2, so it is one of the smallest countries in the world.

Palau, with a population of 18,000 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world ant it has a moderate population density, 39 people per km2.

The capital is Ngerulmud and its currency is United States dollars

Palau is holding the 192 position by nominal GDP.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Palau, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.798 points in 2017, leaving it in 61th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Palau are business, you must know it's in the 133th 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 , if you want to see information about other countries click here

Palau Economy
Annual GDP [+]2018240M.€
Annual GDP [+]2018284M.$
GDP per capita [+]201813,360€
GDP per capita [+]201816,195$
Deficit (M.€) [+]201816
Deficit (M.$) [+]201819
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20186.12%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]201891.4
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2018108.0
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]200213.1
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]200212.4
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]200215.54%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201715.3
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]201717.3
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201717.39%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201838.18%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20185,078€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20186,000$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2002688€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2002638$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017715€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017808$
RTI Raking [+]09/28/2018123º
Doing Business [+]2019133º
Annual arrivals [+]2018106,000
Exports [+]20196.3 M.€
Exports [+]20197.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]20183.04%
Imports [+]2019141.1 M.€
Imports [+]2019158.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201854.37%
Trade balance [+]2019-134.9 M.€
Trade balance [+]2019-151.0 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2018-51.34%
Density [+]201839
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20172.4
% Immigrant [+]201928.14%
% Emigrant [+]201914.72%
Birth Rate [+]201814.00‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201718.1
Crude death rate [+]20187.80‰
Fertility Rate [+]20152.21
Population [+]201818,000
Immigrant stock [+]20195,066
Emigrant stock [+]20192,650
HDI [+]20170.798
Life expectancy [+]200569.13
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]201857.95